Ocean Craft 9.5 Meter High-Speed Vessel Interdiction RHIB review by BoatTest.com
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Dubai, UAE- ASIS Boats was delighted
to host a delegation from the Kenyan navy in Dubai last month, to
take delivery of their new Military 8.0m Navy RIB Boats with Cabin.
8.0m Navy Boats are fully customized as per the Kenyan navy
requirements. It seats 8 persons shaded in a purpose made wheelhouse
with a toilet cabinet at bow.
This is a multi-mission boat for
harbor patrol, natural resource enforcement, high-speed vessel
interception, High Value Asset (HVA) force protection and riverine &
coastal security operations.
Equipped with full electronics and
Navigational equipments such as Radar, GPS, VHF, Siren and Whelen
Police lights; the boats are perfect for long trips and with the
toilet integration, it doesn’t have to operate by the shore,
specially that they are certified under category “B” offshore.
These high performance military grade
RIBs are powered by twin mercury Verado 200Hp outboard engines,
reaching a speed of 47 Knots easily and possesses a remarkable
stability & maneuverability.
These 8m Navy Boats are
military-grade rigid inflatable boats (RIB) with a deep-v hull for
maximum stability and non-skid deck.The full wheelhouse version of
the Navy RIB Boat 8 m is capable of staying out at sea in the worst
of weather whilst keeping the crew dry and comfortable. Even when
the wheelhouse is omitted, a very dry ride can still enjoyed, thanks
to the patented reverse chin hull design.
The speed and maneuverability of the
RIBs 8.0 will allow the Kenyan navy to intercept every suspicious
boat in the Kenyan waters.
ASIS Boats Delivers New RIBs and Training to the Royal Brunei Police.
ASIS Boats recently completed new RIB boats delivery and training to the Royal Brunei Police Force (RBPF) at their facilities located at Bandar Seri Begawan; the capital city of the Sultanate of Brunei. The RBPF received mission specific fully equipped latest model 9.5 meter RHIB’s for their tactical team.
The bespoke 9.5m RIB Boats are
purpose-built black on black boats that will expand the
capability of the RBPF Mariners in ensuring maritime
Mariners are trained extensively in craft and weapons
tactics, techniques, and procedures. Focusing on
clandestine infiltration and exfiltration and other
special operations forces, ASIS boats provide dedicated,
rapid mobility in shallow water areas where large ships
Aside from the
standard outfittings, these RIB Boats are equipped with
the latest high-tech electronics and navigational
equipments, including but not limited to FLIR infrared
night vision system, Furuno radar and GPS, David Clark
wireless communication system with active noise
cancellation, not to forget the whelen police lights and
the public announce system, the marine VHF radio, etc.
In addition to the
electronics and the life saving equipments such as the
certified life jackets; a very important safety element
was highlighted on the boats; They are outfitted with 10
Ullman shock mitigating seats that serve to protect and
prevent any injuries to the backbones of the policemen
due to the high waves of the open sea and on the long
term this investments in the quality of the seats will
save the government a huge amount of money in health
Mr. Salus (OCM Vice
President & ex navy SEAL commander) has given the Marine
Police Force an intensive four days training course both
in classroom and underway on the South China Sea to
ensure the RBPF Mariners were fully comfortable on their