OPV 70

Offshore Patrol Vessel

The OPV 70 is KERSHIP’s 70 m range answer to law enforcement operations at sea requiring high versatility and endurance, excellent seakeeping and robust construction.

Benefiting from KERSHIP’s expertise in shipbuilding and system integration, the OPV 70 is the ideal mid-size vessel to ensure surveillance both in coastal and EEZ waters.

The OPV 70 is a powerful, robust, compact and cost effective vessel able to fulfil civilian and military missions, including humanitarian assistance, pollution control, surveillance and sea control, anti-smuggling and antipiracy.

Length 72.5 m
Breadth 12.5 m
Displacement 1,250 t


  • Compact and versatile design with complete system integration
  •  POLARIS ® sea proven mission management system
  •  360° vision bridge
  •  7.5 t class helideck
  • 2 RHIBs for fast intervention operated by 2 launching and recovery dual facilities (1 ramp/1 davit)
  •  Patented innovative C-SHARP® hull shape for unmatched autonomy and seakeeping performances
  •  Cost effective, robust, easy to operate and maintain