OPV 65

Offshore Patrol Vessel

The OPV 65 is KERSHIP’s answer to customers requiring a new generation of fast and heavily armed OPVs.
The OPV 65 is a versatile and optimized high speed vessel that meets the operational requirements of the current maritime environment, from EEZ patrol
missions to maritime defence missions thanks to its combat and fast intervention capabilities.
The OPV 65 design benefits from the innovative C-SHARP ® hull shape for unmatched performances.
Length 65,4 m
Breadth 11,3 m
Displacement 870 t


  • Designed for UAV usage from the OPV
  • Complete system integration into optimised and versatile vessel architecture
  • Enhanced capabilities by means of mission containers
  • Powerful combat system tailored for antisurface and anti-air warfare and neutralisation of asymmetrical threats
  • POLARIS® mission management system
  • Ultimate surveillance thanks to the 360° vision bridge and integrated sensors
  • Twin stern ramps for fast launch and recovery of the two RHIBs
  • Capacity to deploy and recover divers and Special Forces
  • Patented innovative C-SHARP® hull shape for unmatched autonomy and seakeeping performances
  • European shipbuilding standards and compliance with BV military rules
  • Competitive price, robust vessel, easy to operate and maintain