KBV044, Swedish Coastguard vessel at Öckerö
Photographed on 4 January 2009 in Öckerö shipyard.
Normally based at Skärhamn, this is an environmental protection vessel. Built at Djupvik shipyard and delivered to the Coastguard in 1976.
Length: 25 m, Beam: 6 m, Draught; 1.7 m, Displacement: 52 tonnes.
Cruising speed: 10 knots, Operating radius: 1,000 nm.
Main engines: 2 x Volvo, 250 kW, driving 2 fixed pitch propellers.
Aluminium, normal crew: 4.
Picture added on 04 January 2009