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Protector Class Offshore Patrol Vessels

Vessel type

Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV)

Designer

STX Canada Marine

Builder

BAE Systems

Operator

Royal New Zealand Navy

Crew

80

Displacement

1,900t

Length overall

85m

Length waterline

77.6m

Breadth moulded

14m

Depth main deck

6.8m

Design draft

3.6m

Maximum speed

23kt

Range

6,000nm at 15kt

Endurance

21 days

Installed power

10.8MW

Guns

1 x MSI 25 mm DS25M AUTSIG naval gun

Engines

2 x MAN 12RK280 diesels

Gearboxes

2 x ZF W63000 NRH

Propellers

2 x Controllable pitch propellers

Shafts

Two

Thruster

1 x Bow thruster

Alternators

3 x Diesel alternators, 1 x Emergency diesel

Fuel Oil

360m<span class="sup">3</span>

Lube Oil

12m<span class="sup">3</span>

Fresh Water

46m<span class="sup">3</span>

Aviation Fuel

21m<span class="sup">3</span>

Aircraft carried

1 x SH-2G Seasprite helicopter (or) 1 x A109 light utility helicopter

Facilities

Hangar, flight deck, refuelling and traversing systems

Boats

2 x 7.4m rigid inflatable boats (RIB)

Rafts

6 x 45 man inflatable liferafts
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