Flex Fighter

Flex Fighter

Flex Fighter : Crew Boat. Security Boat. Anytime. Anywhere.

Based on Penguin’s tried-and-tested Flex-40SLC design, the Flex Fighter is the WORLD’S FIRST security crewboat, with industry-leading speed (28 knots) and endurance (93,000 litres of fuel capacity).

Fitted with strategically positioned ballistic panels and machine guns mountings, and customised with cabins and amenities for security personnel, plus OPTIONAL Flex Fighter extras such as night vision devices, gunner shields, ballistic glass and even bullet proof vests, you can trust the Flex Fighter to provide reliable 24/7 protection for your personnel and property offshore.

Vessel Overview
Vessel Aluminium Monohull Fast Multi-Role Support Vessel
Based on Penguin’s Proprietary Flex-40SLC Platform
Designed and built by Penguin Shipyard
Model Year 2015
Classification American Bureau of Shipping
✠A1, HSC Crewboat, ✠AMS
Safety Regulation ABS and Panama Flag State requirements
Regs, Codes, Guidelines MARPOL, SOLAS, IMDG
Hull Particulars
Length Overall 40.00  m
Breadth Moulded   7.60  m
Depth Moulded   3.65  m
Loaded Draft   1.89  m
Bow Transfer Station    Fitted
Accommodation and Storage (Flex Fighter Specs)
Passenger Seating Capacity Economy Class 38 pax
Passenger Cabins / Total Bunks 3 / 10 for security personnel
Passenger Toilets 2 cubicles with showers
Passenger Shower Rooms 2 cubicles
Entertainment System 3 x LCD TV screens
Crew Cabins / Total Bunks 4 / 8
Crew Toilet 1 cubicle with shower
Crew Mess and Galley Fitted
Crew Washer and Dryer 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 2.0 MT / sqm
Deck Dimensions 18.4 m x 5.9 m
Cargo Railing Height 1.0 m
Deck Crane Palfinger PK 4501, 0.5 Ton @ 6m
Remarks Adequate cargo retainers and lashing lugs on both sides for securing deck cargo
Tank Capacities
Fuel Oil 93,000 L
Fresh Water 30,000 L
Dirty Oil Tank 0.8 cbm
Dispersant 0.2 cbm
IMO-Approved Sewage Treatment Plant Fitted for 15 pax
IMO-Approved Oily Water Separator 15 ppm
Main Machinery
Number of Main Engines 3 units with resilient mountings
Make and Type Caterpillar C32 ACERT IMO Tier 2
Total BHP 3 x 1450 BHP @ 2300 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 @ 100 HP
Generating Sets (Auxiliaries)
Prime Movers 3 x 125 BHP @ 1500 rpm
Make / Type Caterpillar C4.4
Fuel Flow Meters Installed on all generators
Generators 3 x Caterpillar SR4 Alternator 86 ekW
Vessel Power Supply 415/220 Volt AC, 50 Hz, 3-phase + 24 Volt DC
Shore Power / Reefer Sockets 1 / 4
Tonnage
GRT 259 MT
NRT  78  MT
DWT 135 MT
Electronics and Controls
GMDSS Sea Area A1+A2
VHF Sailor 6222
SSB Radio (Non-GMDSS) ICom IC-M710
Satellite Telephone / Fax FBB 150
Marine Radar Simrad NSS 12″
GPS Furuno GP-32
Depth / Echo Sounder Furuno FCV 627
Gyro Compass Simrad RGC50
Magnetic Compass Riviera 6″
Navtex Smartfind
Public Address / Intercom Vingtor Zenitel
Search Lights San Shin x 3, 1000W
EPIRB McMurdo E5
SART McMurdo S4
AIS Samyung S1-30
Remote CCTV 1 x engine room / 1 x cargo deck
Infra-Red Camera 4 x around wheelhouse
Performance
Maximum Speed 28 knots @ 100% MCR & 35 MT DWT
Maximum Fuel Consumption 878 L/hr
Economical Speed 26 knots @ 85% MCR & 35 MT DWT
Economical Fuel Consumption 765 L/hr
Safety of Life At Sea (SOLAS) Equipment
Life Rafts 2 x 25-man each side as per SOLAS
Life Jackets 51 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
External Fire Fighting One external fire fighting monitor with remote clutch and controls
@ 1 x 600 cbm per hour
Motorised Workboat Fitted
Flex Fighter Standard
Gunner Shields
Machine Gun Mounts (forward and aft)
Ballistic Protection Panels (wheelhouse all-round)
(Weapons not included)
Flex Fighter Options (additional costs apply)
Bulletproof Glass
Night Vision Device
Rapid Response RIB
Other Owner Options (additional costs apply)
Business Class Seats
Extra Cabins
Sick Bay
Active Interceptors
For General Arrangement and other additional details, please contact psacommercial@penguin.com.sg