9m ORC - FCV

The Forward Console Variant (FCV) is a further development of the ORC-ACV and is configured with the console as far forward as possible. This gives a larger aft deck area for deploying a varying combination of troops and equipment. The transom is arranged as a removable panel for ease of loading/unloading. The open aft deck area can be arranged to accommodate seating for up to 8 troops or used as a load area for other equipment.

  • Length – 9.1 m
  • Beam – 2.9 m
  • Draft Light – 0.56 m
  • Draft Loaded – 0.66 m
  • Displacement – Light Load 4150 kg inc fuel & 2 crew
  • Full load – 5500 kg
  • Speed – Light load 41 knots, Full load – 36 knots
  • Range - In excess of 200nm
  • Turning – 1.5 boat lengths at max speed
  • Acceleration – 0 – 30 Knts in 10 seconds
  • Stopping – 1.5 boat lengths from max speed
  • Troop capacity – 6-8 troops with equipment (6-8 x 150 kg)
  • Total Payload capacity – Combination of troops, equipment and weapons up to 1350 kg
  • Weapons – Fwd; single or twin GPMG. Aft 2 off; .50 Cal, GPMG or 40mm grenade launchers, Gau mini gun
  • Hull – Fabricated Aluminium (Grade 5083).
  • Fendering – Elastomer covered closed cell PU foam
  • Engines – Twin Steyr M0256K43 high speed diesel engines each developing 280Hp/206Kw at 4300rpm.
  • Transmission – ZF63 reduction gearbox (1.514:1)
  • Propulsion – Twin Rolls Royce (Kamewa) FF270 Waterjets
  • Fuel - Diesel fuel (Dieso) to DEF STAN 91-4/6, NATO F76 & AVTUR (JP-5)
  • Main Tank – 635 Litres
  • Reserve Tank – 85 Litres
  • Transportability – Air transportable in C130 J MK IV. Under-slung Chinook CH47 and Merlin Helicopters. Removable seating and fairings for ease of transportation and flexibility of function. Optional road trailer conforming to EU regulations.
  • Air delivery – Designed to be dropped by Puribad system from C130 MK IV.
  • Armour - Optional
  • Communications - Marine VHF.
  • Navigation – Chart plotter with DGPS
  • Electrical - 24V DC, Insulated return
  • Optional - Equipment Infrared and visible convoy lights, Infrared flood light, Radar reflector, Intercom system, Shipping cradle, Boat cover, Launching trolley, Military Communications systems, Boat trailer.

By Telephone
+44 (0)1407-760111

By Facsimile
+44 (0)1407-764531

By Post
Holyhead Marine Services Ltd.
Newry Beach Yard
Anglesey LL65 1YB
North Wales, UK.

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.