The Fort
Ripley
Built for Operating Offshore
  • Tier III compliant propulsion arrangement that provides increased fuel efficiency allowing for long range endurance
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  • 500 nm range with fuel capacity of 2,000 gallons and 100 gallons of water
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  • Built with steerable pod units with dual forward facing, counter rotating propellers to  increase maneuverability
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  • Two Northern Lights 30 kW generators
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  • USCG certificated for a response team of 12 people with a below deck galley and dinette, a head and separate shower, and four berths Air conditioning is provided by a 96,000-BTU seawater-cooled system
Built for Real time communications and navigation
  • 2 Icom VHF transceivers
  • 2 Icom HM162B Command Mic III
  • Raymarine 430 loud hailer with horn
  • Saab R5 Supreme AIS
  • Furuno NavNet 3D radar
  • Furuno PG-500 electronic compass
  • Simrad AP35 autopilot
  • Furuno WS200 weather station
  • Furuno DFF1 NavNet sounder
  • Furuno DRS12A radar pedestal with 6-foot open array antenna
  • Furuno 525T-BSD bronze through-hull transducer
  • FLIR M-625L thermal imaging camera
  • KVH TracVision HD7 satellite TV system
  • KVH TracPhone V7 mini-VSAT satellite antenna system
  • 40-inch LED TV
Built for Firefighting
  • FFS 600 remote-control fire monitor 2,500 gpm
  • Elkhart Brass manual fire monitor 1,250 gpm
  • Hale fire pump 3,500 gpm
  • FoamPro integrated foam firefighting system 20 gpm
  • Dual purpose breathing apparatus recharging system
  • Palfinger 2300 knuckle-boom crane
  • 4 ton deck to hold additional equipment
  • Diver platform
Built for Speed
  • Designed by C. Raymond Hunt Associates and built by Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding, Duclos Corporation in the U.S., that is seaworthy, state-of-the-art offshore rapid response vessel
  • Aluminum deep-V monohull
  • Powered by 3 Volvo Penta D13 diesels, 700 bhp at 2,300 rpm
  • Maximum speed:  32 knots and cruising speed:  25 knots
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OUR TEAM

Nicholas Nedeau
Chief Executive Officer
nnedeau@rapidoceanresponse.com

Capt. Whit Smith
President
wsmith@rapidoceanresponse.com

Capt. John Cameron
Chief Operating Officer
jcameron@rapidoceanresponse.com

Patrick Coyne
Chief Financial Officer
pcoyne@rapidoceanresponse.com

Jay Smith
Vice President and
General Council
jsmith@rapidoceanresponse.com

Christine Schwarz
Vice President, Sales and Marketing
cschwarz@rapidoceanresponse.com

CONTACT

Rapid Ocean Response Corporation
360 Concord Street
Suite 103
Charleston, SC 29401

Office Telephone:
(855) 777 -RORC (7672)

For more Information:
info@rapidoceanresponse.com