The Fort
Built for Operating Offshore
  • Tier III compliant propulsion arrangement that provides increased fuel efficiency allowing for long range endurance
  • 500 nm range with fuel capacity of 2,000 gallons and 100 gallons of water
  • Built with steerable pod units with dual forward facing, counter rotating propellers to  increase maneuverability
  • Two Northern Lights 30 kW generators
  • 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
Is your vessel response plan disaster proof?
Let us tell you, for free

Nicholas Nedeau
Chief Executive Officer

Capt. Whit Smith

Capt. John Cameron
Chief Operating Officer

Patrick Coyne
Chief Financial Officer

Jay Smith
Vice President and
General Council

Christine Schwarz
Vice President, Sales and Marketing


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

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

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