The customer for the pilot boats is PT (Persero) Pelabuhan Indonesia, one of the harbour authorities in the Riau Archipelago. The initial order covers four boats, scheduled for complete delivery by the end of 2002. Volvo Penta also has an option on an additional four boats, with delivery later in 2003.
Length overall: 15.0 m
Beam: 3.0 m
Maximum speed: 24 knots
Cruising speed: 22 knots
Max. crew size: 12 persons
Propulsion: 2 x Volvo Penta TAMD74C EDC engines, each producing 430 horsepower at 2,500 rpm
For more information please contact Mr Mark Khoo, Volvo Penta Asia, Singapore, phone: +65 22 13 111, fax: +65 33 97 925