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MV Asterix / Resolve - Specifications

Interim Auxiliary Oiler Replenishment [ iAOR ]
Delivery Within 24 months of contract
ClassLloyds Register
full load displacement26,000t
Length182.5m / feet 593
Service speed minimum 20 knots / capability of > 25 knots
Crew150 crew members
HADR complement350 humanitarian assistance and disaster relief personnel
Helicopters2 x CH-148 Cyclone
Small craft8 craft
RAS masts4 STREAM-type
F76 Marine Diesel10,500 m3
F44 Aviation Fuel1,300 m3
Primary capabilities Replace all the capabilities of the legacy AOR class including:
  • RAS(L) and RAS(S) for simultaneous operations on portside and starboardside
  • Ammunition magazine and handling
  • General (dry) storage and handling facilities
  • Hospital and dentistry facilities for task force support
  • Accommodate up to 250 personnel (for humanitarian operations)
  • Aviation facilities for up to Chinook-size helicopters
  • Secondary capabilities
  • Vehicle handling (LOLO)
  • Humanitarian processing area
  • Key specification requirements
  • Canadian flag / conformance with Transport Canada and international regulations
  • Similar size and displacement to the legacy AOR class
  • Redundancy for propulsion (two forms of propulsion)
  • Double-Hull

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