- ABOUT US
Swiftships’ 46 ft. Pilot Boat is a twin water jet, diesel powered, all-welded aluminum vessel. The hull consists of four (4) watertight bulkheads forming five (5) watertight compartments. This vessel is designed to transport pilots between land and the inbound or outbound ships that they are piloting. The hull and super structure are constructed in accordance with applicable codes or requirements of the client.
|LOA||46 feet 0 inches (14 meters)|
|Beam||14 feet 6 inches (4.4 meters)|
|Draft||2 feet (0.6 meters)|
|Fuel Capacity||600 gallons (2,271.2 liters)|
|Potable Water||80 gallons (302.8 liters)|
|Range||300 nautical miles|
|Speed (Normal load)||40 knots|
Main Engines: Two (2) Caterpillar marine engines, Model C18, rated 1000 BHP each at 2300 RPM
Generator: One (1) Cummins or Onan 13.5 kW generator set
Propulsors: Water jets or Propellers
One (1) SSB radio
One (1) VHF radio
One (1) Radar, GPS, and Fathometer system integrated into one display
Vessel acquisition programs can include 90 day and two (2) year spare parts CONUS and/or in-country maintenance and repair training, portable self-contained maintenance facilities, and follow-on technical assistance in country.