Flex-42X

The ALL-NEW Flex-42X

Speed and Comfort Reimagined.

NEW IN 2018

Introducing the all-new Flex-42X, a new generation of multi-role, mid-sized crewboats by Penguin. Based on a completely re-designed hullform which has been proven in operational deployment, the Caterpillar C32-powered Flex-42X delivers a smooth ride, even at a maximum speed of 30 knots at 100% MCR.

The Flex-42X is equipped with:
• Active interceptors for optimised ride comfort
• 1 remotely operated external FiFi monitor (@ 1200 cbm per hour each or FiFi-½)
• SOLAS rescue boat with davit
• Remote fuel monitoring system (accepted by Oil Majors)
• Strategically located CCTV cameras
• Aerosol fire extinguishing system

Additionally, the Flex-42X can transport up to 60 tons of deck cargo on a 110-square metre cargo deck, 80,000 litres of fuel and 20,000 litres of fresh water.

Matching operational efficiencies with creature comforts, the Flex-42X features up to 80 reclinable business class seats with generous legroom in a friendly seating arrangement, plenty of natural lighting for both passengers and crew, and ample space for customisation.

Crew accommodation features in-cabin windows and wash basins, a stylish mess and galley, and cosy personal spaces.

The Flex-42X. A true multi-role vessel designed to execute a variety of missions, including offshore crew change, security and escort, search and rescue, fire fighting and medivac.

The Flex-42X. Speed and Comfort Reimagined.

Vessel Overview
Vessel Aluminium Monohull Fast Multi-Role Support Vessel
Model Year ALL-NEW
Classification BV |, ✠Hull, ●Mach, Crew Boat, Sea Area 3
Green Passport
Safety Regulation BV and Malaysia Flag State requirements
Regs, Codes, Guidelines MARPOL, SOLAS, IMDG
Hull Particulars
Length Overall 42.00 m
Breadth Moulded   8.00 m
Depth Moulded   3.98 m
Design Draft   1.60 m
Accommodation and Storage
Main Deck:
Passenger Seats Business class, up to 80 pax
Entertainment System 2 x LCD TV screens
Passenger Toilets 2 cubicles with shower
Below Main Deck:
Crew Cabins / Total Bunks 6 / 12
(2 x 1-man, 3 x 2-man, 1 x 4-man)
Crew Toilet 1 cubicle with shower
Entertainment System 1 x LCD TV screen
Crew Mess and Galley Fitted
Crew Washer and Dryer Fitted
Chest Freezer 1 x 420L, 1 x 120L
Fridge 2 x 500L
Dry Store Fitted
Work Bench Fitted
Cargo Deck
Clear Deck Area 110 sqm
Deck Cargo Capacity 60 MT
Deck Strength 2.5 MT / sqm
Deck Dimensions 18.6 m x 6.0 m
Cargo Railing Height 1.0 m
Remarks Adequate cargo retainers and lashing lugs
on both sides for securing deck cargo
Tank Capacities
Fuel Oil 80,000 L
Fresh Water 20,000 L
Grey Water      762 L
Lube Oil      800 L
Gear Oil      450 L
Hydraulic Oil      450 L
Fuel Oil Sludge      600 L
IMO-Approved Sewage Treatment Plant Fitted for 15 pax
IMO-Approved Oily Water Separator 15 ppm
Performance
Maximum Speed 30 knots @ 100% MCR
Maximum Fuel Consumption 878 L/hr
Economical Speed 28 knots @ 85% MCR
Economical Fuel Consumption 729 L/hr
Dynamic Ride Control Interceptors Fitted
Main Machinery
Number of Main Engines 3 units with resilient mountings
Make / Type Caterpillar C32 ACERT IMO Tier 2
Total BHP 3 x 1,450 BHP @ 2,300 rpm
Propellers 3 x fixed pitch, Ni-Al-Bronze, 5 blades
Bow Thruster 1 unit electro-hydraulic @ 63 ekW
Generating Sets (Auxiliaries)
Generators 3 x Caterpillar SR4 Alternator 86 ekW
Prime Movers 3 x 125 BHP @ 1,500 rpm
Make / Type Caterpillar C4.4
Vessel Power Supply 415/220 Volt AC, 50 Hz, 3-phase + 24 Volt DC
Shore Power / Reefer Sockets 1 / 4
Remote Fuel Monitoring System
Enginei remote fuel monitoring system fitted:
- 12 units Coriolis meters for main engines and generators
- 1 unit Coriolis meter for bunker line
Tonnage
GRT 332 MT
NRT  99  MT
DWT 151 MT
Electronics and Controls
GMDSS Sea Area A3
VHF Sailor 6222
MF/HF Radio Sailor 6320
BNWAS LeGuardian2025
Marine Radar Simrad R3016
GPS Simrad GN70
Depth / Echo Sounder Simrad S3009
Autopilot Simrad AP70
Satellite Compass Simrad RGC50
Magnetic Compass Riviera 6″
Navtec JMC-NT-1800
Public Address /
Intercom System
Vingtor Zenitel
Search Lights 3 x 1000W
EPIRB McMurdo E5
SART McMurdo S4
AIS Simrad V5035
CCTV 11 units fitted
4 x exterior, 4 x interior
2 x engine room, 1 x bow thruster room
Safety Equipment
Life Rafts 2 x 65-man each side as per SOLAS
Life Jackets 94 on board as per SOLAS
Life Buoys   8 on board as per SOLAS
Scrambling Nets 2 units
Other Equipment Pyrotechnics, line-throwing apparatus
Rescue Zone Port and Starboard
Emergency Response Features
One external FiFi monitor with remote clutch and controls @ 1200 cbm per hour
Aerosol fire extinguishing system
SOLAS rescue boat with davit
Options (additional costs apply)
Knuckle-boom deck crane
Night vision camera
Fuel oil purifier
Additional cabins and toilets
Ballistic protection and gun mounts
For General Arrangement and additional information, please email psa@penguin.com.sg.
We will attend to your enquiry promptly.