The All New Flex-42X.

Introducing the Flex-42X, a new generation of multi-role, mid-sized crewboats by Penguin. Based on a completely re-designed and proven hullform, the Caterpillar-powered Flex-42X delivers a smooth ride, even at a maximum speed of 30 knots with 35 tonnes deadweight.

The Flex-42X is equipped with two external fire fighting monitors (FiFi-half) and can carry up to 60 metric-tons of deck cargo on a 110-square metre cargo deck, 20,000 litres of fresh water and up to 100,000 litres of fuel.

Matching operational efficiencies with creature comforts, our standard Flex-42X spec features up to 80 reclining business class seats with generous legroom, lots of natural lighting for both passengers and crew, and plenty of space for customisation.

Crew accommodation features windows, generous personal space and in-room conveniences.

The Flex-42X is designed to perform a variety of roles, such as offshore support, security and escort, search and rescue, fire fighting and medivac.

Vessel Overview
Vessel Aluminium Monohull Fast Multi-Role Support Vessel
Model Year NEW IN 2017
Classification Bureau Veritas
✠Hull, ●Mach, Crew Boat
Safety Regulation BV and relevant 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
Loaded Draft   1.60  m
Accommodation and Storage
Passenger Amenities Business class reclining seats, 70-80 pax
Passenger Toilet 2 cubicles (1 cubicle with shower)
Entertainment System 3 x LCD TV screens
Crew Cabins / Bunks 5 / 6 (on crew deck)
2 / 2 (on main deck)
Crew Toilets 2 cubicles with shower
Crew Mess and Galley Fitted
Separate Walk-In Freezer and Chiller Fitted
Dry Store (on crew deck) Fitted
Public Address System Fitted
Cargo Deck
Clear Deck Area 110 sqm
Deck Cargo Capacity 60 MT
Deck Strength 2.5 MT / sqm
Deck Dimensions 18.1 m x 6.1 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 100,000 L
Fresh Water 20,000 L
Dirty Oil Tank 0.8 cbm
Dispersant 0.3 cbm
IMO-Approved Sewage Treatment Plant Fitted for 15 pax
Maximum Speed 30 knots @ 100% MCR & 35 MT DWT
Maximum Fuel Consumption 878 L/hr
Cruising Speed 28 knots @ 85% MCR & 35 MT DWT
Economical Fuel Consumption 729 L/hr
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
Fuel Flow Meters Installed on all main engines
Propellers 3 x fixed pitch, Ni-Al-Bronze, 5 blades
Bow Thruster 1 unit electro-hydraulic @ 132 HP
Generating Sets (Auxiliaries)
Prime Movers 3 x 125 BHP @ 1,500 rpm
Make / Type Caterpillar C4.4 DITA; rated 86 ekW
Fuel Flow Meters Installed on all generators
Alternators 3 x Leroy Somer LSAM44 2S7
Vessel Power Supply 415/220 Volt AC, 50 Hz, 3-phase + 24 Volt DC
Shore Power / Reefer Sockets 1 / 4
GRT 332 MT
NRT  99  MT
DWT 151 MT
Electronics and Controls
GMDSS Sea Area A1+A2+A3
GMDSS VHF Radio Furuno 8900
GMDSS MF/HF Radio Furuno FS2575
SSB Radio (Non-GMDSS) ICom M710
Satellite Telephone / Fax Sailor FBB 250
Navtex Receiver JMC NT1800
GMDSS Inmarsat C/SSAS Furuno Felcom-18
Marine Radar No. 1 Furuno FAR-2117D
Marine Radar No. 2 Furuno FR-8065
GPS Furuno GP-170
Depth / Echo Sounder Furuno FE-800
Speed Log Furuno DS-80
Gyro Compass Simrad RGC50
Autopilot Simrad AP70
Magnetic Compass Riviera B6W3
BNWAS Leguardian 2025
AIS Furuno FA-150
Public Address / Intercom Vingtor Zenitel
Sound Powered Telephone Hanshin HST-12S
Search Lights San Shin x 3, 1000W
EPIRB McMurdo E5
SART McMurdo S4
Portable VHF Radio McMurdo R5
CCTV Indoor Camera 2 x engine room
CCTV Outdoor Camera (Infra-Red) 4 x external deck
Safety of Life At Sea (SOLAS) Equipment
Life Rafts 2 x 65-man and 2 x 65-man each side as per SOLAS
Life Jackets 88 on board as per SOLAS
Life Buoys   6 on board as per SOLAS
Scrambling Nets 2 units
Other Equipment Pyrotechnics, line-throwing apparatus
Rescue Zone Port and Starboard
Emergency Response Features
External Fire Fighting Two external fire fighting monitors with remote clutch and controls
@ 2 x 600 cbm per hour each
Others Motorised workboat with davit
Optional Features
Ballistic protection
Machine gun mounts
Additional cabins and showers for security personnel
Deck command centre
For General Arrangement and additional information, please email psacommercial@penguin.com.sg. Your enquiry will be attended to promptly.