Logistic Support and Coastal Trade Vessel


The ship has the capacity to meet the technical-scientific conditions for the development of health activities through medical offices and spaces particularly suitable for the supply of medical and surgical services up to Level II of complexity. This adaptation allows for brigades to be implemented in areas of difficult access.

Main Dimensions

Length: 49 m
Molded Breadth: 11 m
Mean Draft: 1.60 m
Depth: 30 m


Maximum Speed: 9 knots

40 days/ 15 people

20 days/ 51 people

Range: 4500 km @ 6 knots


  • 15 Crew
  • 36 Medical staff / 06 Nurses
  • 04 Hospitalization


  • 02 Diesel engines 552 BHP @ 2100 RPM
  • 02 Propellers SPJ 82 RD SCHOTTEL


  • Hospital waste management
  • 10 Containers suitable for working spaces in the area of healthcare and crew readiness

Electrical System

Primary Generator 2 x 99 kW, 220V @60Hz
Emergency Generator 1 x 90 kW, 220V @60Hz

Operational Profile

Level II medical and surgical services: Surgical, recovery area for 1 patient, specialized outpatient care, neonatal room, hospitalization for 04 patients, pediatric offices, gynecology/obstetrics, general medicine, dentistry/dental pediatrics, internal medicine/urology, radiology/other diagnostic media, neurology/orthopedics and trauma, cardiology, hemodynamics/pneumology, ultrasound/ cytology, low complexity lab and pharmacy. Capacity in containers for physical medicine and rehabilitation, social work, ENT/ophthalmology, general medicine, intra and extramural actions of promotion, prevention and control.

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