The primary role of the IPVs are Coastal patrol and policing duties, protection of territorial waters, anti-piracy, anti-smuggling and anti-drug trafficking operation and surveillance, Search and Rescue operation in inland and coastal areas, Fishery protection and patrol in and around the ports and the coastal area, Disaster relief operation, Protection of environmental pollution in the coastal area.
|Length Overall||52.80 m|
|Depth (Full Load)|
The IPVs have following general characteristics:
a. Able to operate at sea state 4 and capable to sustain up to sea state 6.
b. Main hull is made of marine steel and superstructure is of high quality marine grade corrosion resistant aluminium alloy.
c. Will have an expected life of minimum 25 years and annual usage 2800 hrs approx.
Main Engine 02x MTU 12V4000M93, Germany
Gear Box ZF 7600, Germany
Propellers 02x Fixed pitch propeller
Generator set 02x KOHLER, 125EFOZDJ USA
2x 14.5mm Guns
a) 1 x Cabin for Commanding officer, 1 x Cabin for 4x Officers
b) 2x Double berth cabins for 10 Senior Ratings.
c) 2x Double berth cabins for 24 Junior Ratings