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Initial Operational Capability (IOC): May 2009
Total Production: 2
Also Known As: HELGOLAND and Small Waterplane Area Twin Hull
Origin: Germany
Corporations: ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems
Parent System: SWATH
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): May 2009
Total Production: 2
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Description: The SWATH revenue cutter is a Small Waterplane Area Twin Hull design being built by ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems' Nordseewerke shipyard in Emden for the German Customs Authorities. Two of these 1,000-ton offshore patrol vessels will be delivered in May and November 2009 to serve as coast guard ships. The SWATH craft shows an excellent seagoing performance, even at high seas. Its diesel electric propulsion system consists of four MTU 16V 4000 M 40B engines developing 2,200 KW each.

SWATH Specifications

Beam: 19 meter (62 foot)
Draft: 9 meter (29.5 foot)
Length: 49 meter (162 foot)
Total Combined Power: 8,800 kW (11,796 hp)
Top Speed: 20 knot (37.0 kph)
Full Displacement: 1,000 ton
CEP: Circular Error Probable
Meters (m)   Kilometers (km)   Nautic Miles (nm)   Inch (in)   Yard (yd)   Foot (ft)   Millimeter (mm)
Pound (lb)   Kilogram (kg)   kN (KiloNewton)   Ton (t)
Meters per Second (mps)   Kilometers per Hour (kph)   Knot (kt)   Miles per Hour (mph)
Liter (l)   Galon (gl)
Year (yr)   Minutes (min)   Second (sec)
Shaft-Horse-Power (shp)

Operators & Related Equipment


Grand Total 21

SWATH Ship Listing

SerialNameStatusLaunch DateCommissionDecommission
HELGOLAND5 Aug 2009May 2009-
BORKUM-Nov 2009-

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