BN167 HP-700 aluminium rib

The HP-700 has been developed as a proof of concept.  She is a fast inshore rescue/intercept boat, which can be used for inshore activities or customs and similar operations.  She has a crew of 3 but can carry a total of 6 passengers.  She was designed by Marine Aluminium Technic AB, Sweden, and has been developed and built in cooperation with Volvo Kamewa of Sweden.


Length overall:                                                  7.40 metres

Length of hull:                                                   6.10 metres

Beam (over the tubes):                                2.60 metres

Beam (hull):                                                        1.90 metres

Draft:                                                                      0.48 – 0.61 metres (depending upon weight)

Fuel capacity:                                                    200  litres

Performance:                                                    42 knots

Action radius:                                                   140 nautical miles

Engine:                                                                 Volvo Penta KAMD44P EDC (196kW/260hp @3.900rpm)

Waterjet:                                                             Kamewa waterjet type K22

Gearbox:                                                             ZF63E ratio 1,5:1

Hulldesign:                                                        According RSG (Recreational craft Sectoral Group), category B

(RIB can be used in waves up to 4 meters high and up to 8 Beaufort max.)

Seals:                                                                    CE-approved