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SERVICE: Rescue Boat
LOCATION: Brisbane, Australia
LENGTH: 17.00 metres [LOA]
BEAM: 6.00 metres
DRAUGHT: 0.76 metres
CONSTRUCTION: Aluminium
DISPLACEMENT: 24.8 tonnes
CAPACITY: 12 patients & 3 crew
SPEED: 32 knots [@ maximum displacement]
WATERJETS: Twin HamiltonJet Model HJ364
ENGINES: Twin Scania DI12 69M diesels - 515kW (690hp) @ 2300rpm
GEARBOXES: Twin Disc 5114 1.02:1
DESIGNER: One2Three Naval, Sydney, Australia
BUILDER: Aluminium Boats, Brisbane, Australia
OWNER/OPERATOR: Transit Systems, Brisbane Australia
HJ DISTRIBUTOR: Jetsynergy, Brisbane, Australia

This fast response ambulance provides emergency services to the Gladstone/Curtis Island LNG plants. Operating in a sensitive marine environment the waterjets (with blue ARROW electronic controls) provide shallow draft, manoeuvrability and safety to protect marine life. Transit Systems also runs a fleet of highly successful 24m waterjet powered passenger ferries in the area.

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