General Specifications

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Deck Layout

StylePilot/Patrol Boat
BuilderHike Metal Products & Shipbuilding, LTD., Canada
MMSI 338037843
USCG Official Number1143436
Gross Tonnage67
Net Tonnage54
Speed (approx.)Maximum: 27 kts @2100 RPM (120 gph)
Hull Depth Depth10.3′
Freeboard Depth5′
DraftWater: 3.5′ Air Draft: 27′
Displacement44 tons
Hull MaterialAluminum
Deckhouse MaterialAluminum
Tank CapacitiesFuel: 1890 gallons
Lube Oil: 135 gallons
Waste: 100 gallons
Potable Water: 100 gallons


  • Control station with engine instrumentation (i.e., tachometer, engine oil pressure, ammeters, hour meters)
  • Two Sea Post helm seats
  • Kobelt steering jog stick
  • ZF Clear Command electronic shift contrails – four locations – helm, port and starboard wing and aft deck starboard
  • All voids with bilge alarms
  • Fog bell
  • Air horn
  • Kobelt electronic over hydraulic steering system
  • Three windshield wipers
  • ACR model URP 102 handheld searchlight
  • Motorola cellular telephone
  • Ritchie magnetic compass
  • Standard model VLH 3000 loud hailer
  • Raymarine model E120 plotter
  • Two Raymarine model E120 multifunction displays
  • Furuno model GP-90 GPS
  • Five Kobelt rudder angle indicators
  • One Jastram rudder angle indicator
  • Saab AIS
  • Raymarine model ST 60 fathometer
  • Comnav model 2001 autopilot
  • ICOM Model M604 VHF/FM marine radio and antenna
  • ICOM model M506 VHF/FM marine radio and antenna
  • West Marine model 155 handheld VHF/FM marine radio
  • West Marine binoculars


  • Eight Sea Post pilot seats


  • Ship service 9 kW Northern Lights model M773 generator powered by dedicated Lugger model L773LW marine diesels with fuel filter, seawater strainer and seacock (NEW 2011)
  • Hours 14,699 – January 2020
  • Marcus 7.5 KVa isolation transformer
  • Ship to shore power switch
  • 50 AMP/ 208 VAC shore power service – three phase
  • 120 VAC/12 VDC lighting
  • 120 VAC duplex outlets
  • 4 enclosed heavy-duty batteries
  • Four battery selector switches
  • Newmar model 32-12-50 converter
  • Samlex 24-25-amp battery charger
  • Seaward 11-gallon water heater
  • Coleman Sea-Mach air conditioner (NEW 2019)
  • Heater exchanger defroster and cabin heater
  • Internationally approved navigation lights (i.e., port light, starboard light, stern light, masthead light, anchor light)


  • 3/8” bottom aluminum plate hulls
  • Each hull has five watertight compartments formed by four transverse bulkheads
  • 6” split pipe rub rail
  • Boarding gates: two aft
  • Lewmar electric warping winch
  • Seven kevels


  • Two 12-cylinder 1,300 HP @ 2100 RPM Caterpillar model C32 ACERT marine diesel engines, fuel filters, seawater strainers, heat exchanger with seacocks (NEW 2011) 
  • Hours: Port – 8,273, starboard 8,272 – January 2020
  • Engine room insulation
  • Two ZF model 3050 A 1.75:1 reduction marine gears
  • 3 ½” aqualoy 17 shafts
  • Two 36 x 36 four blade NIBRAL propellers
  • Electro Guard model 710A-2 corrosion control system
  • Electro Guard model 125A-2 Corrosion Control Monitor
  • Oberdorker oil change pumps system
  • Maximum tool chest
  • Craftsman tool chest


The vessel is equipped with 

  • Four Bunks
  • Jabsco electric head
  • Jabsco black water macerator pump


  • 12 type I adult size personal flotation devices
  • 3 child PFDs
  • 2 Life slings
  • Alert 2 MOB Alarm
  • AP 20 Alarm Systems
  • 2- Forespar floating strobe lights
  • MOB hook and pole
  • RFD Shore Master 8-person life raft (hard valise)
  • ACR global Fix RLB-35 EPIRB with hydro Release
  • Four 30” life ring three with lines, two with self-actuated rescue lights
  • Kidde Fenwal 2-#50 fixed engine room fire suppression system in each engine room
  • Four BC II FE 36 fire extinguishers
  • capstan
  • Pyrotechnic distress signals
  • Zoll AED
  • Fortress model FX 55 anchor with rode


  • Exterior coating: Coating
  • Exterior decks: non-skid
  • Interior decks: Rubber
  • Interior Bulkheads: Aluminum Sheeting

Accommodations & Layout

The vessel is arranged with complete exterior walk around access on the main deck. The helm is forward with crew seating for 8 aft of amidships. Access between the main and lower deck is amidships starboard. The sleeping berths are below deck forward with the head abaft of the berths.


The VEGA is in good condition.