OPV 90

Offshore Patrol Vessel

Operated by the French navy for six years, the OPV 90 is KERSHIP’s answer for customers requesting a new generation versatile OPV.

Based on KERSHIP’s expertise in shipbuilding and system integration, the OPV 90 is designed to complete both military and civilian missions in EEZ waters ranging from coastal safety and security to law enforcement and environmental protection.

The OPV 90 offers unrivalled performance for fast intervention with ocean-going capabilities, deployable assets (e.g.unmanned vehicles) and continuous coordination with shore-based centers and the fleet.


Length 87.0 m
Breadth 13.6 m
Displacement 1,500 t


  • Sea proven vessel
  • POLARIS® sea proven mission management system
  • Cost effective, robust, easy to operate and maintain
  • Versatile design for ship reconfiguration and optional embarked systems integration
  • Increased search capabilities with 360° vision bridge, single mast for full sensors coverage, capacity to operate an helicopter or UAV
  • Twin stern ramps able to receive two RHIBs for fast and simultaneous intervention
  • 10 t helideck with hangar for 5 t helicopter