The boats shall be day / night surveillance and investigation vessels for operating in shallow waters in and around harbour and anchorage. The boats shall be highly seaworthy,unsinkable type (having 10% reserve buoyancy even when filled with water) and shall be able to sustain operation upto sea state 2 in open sea and also in breaking sea waves near the coast while in shallow water.The boats have propulsion, power generation,life saving & ballistic protection and other engineering and electrical systems to carry out safe and reliable operation to perform the following functions.
- Undertake harbour and nearby coastal patrol independently.
- Investigate suspected vessels in / near harbour / anchorage for law enforcement duties.
- Limited search and rescue operations in and around harbour.
- Transportation of limited men and material between shore and vessels at anchorage.
|Functions||Day /night surveillance and investigation vessel operating in shallow waters in and around harbour and anchorage for law enforcement duties|
|Material of Construction|
|Hull Material||Fibre Reinforced Plastic (FRP)|
|Wheelhouse||FRP with bullet proof panels|
|FRP with bullet proof panels|
|Length Overall||9.85 M|
|Length of Waterline||9.25 M|
|Breadth (mid.)||3.38 M|
|Draught at amidships||0.65 M (Light)|
|Draught Max||0.74 M|
|Displacement||5.40 Tons (full load Condition)|
|Accommodation||04 crew and upto 10 passengers|
|Fresh Water||100 Liters|
|Range||75 NM at 25 knots with 25% reserve|
|Main Engine||2 x 275 BHP VERADO MARINER OBMs|
|Bollards, Fairlead, Bow roller,Tow hook etc.|
|As per Class requirements|
|Provision for fitment of one LMG at foredeck and locker for stowage of arms.|
|Nautical, Surveillance and Communication equipment|
|Magnetic compass,VHF & Police Radio, Walkie-talkies, Siren, Loudhailer, Electric whlstle, Marine & night vision binoculars,Search light.|
|Life Saving Appliances|
|Life jackets, Life buoys etc.|
|Personal protection equipment|
|Bullet proof wheelhouse, Bullet proof jackets & bullet proof helmets etc|