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Tripartite Class Coastal Minehunters (MHCs)

Original Design(BENECUP: Belgian Netherlands Capability Upgrade Project)
Crew members 28 to 38, 34-42
  • 4 officers,
  • 15 noncommissioned officers
  • 17 sailors
  • Displacement [light ship] 543 tons 560 t
    Displacement [full load] 615 tonnes
    Largest length 51.5-51.6 meters / 169 feet 51.50 m
    Largest width 8.9-8.96 metres / 29 feet 8.96 m
    Depth 3.8 meters 3.60 m
    Draft 2.6 meters / 8.5 feet
    height from the waterline 18.50 m
    Fuel 63 tons
    Potable water 14 m3
    Capacity cold rooms 9 m3
    Propulsion 1 diesel, 1 shaft
  • Free speed Stork Work track 1860 Hp
  • Mines Hunt 2 ADEC active rudders, a total of 240 Hp
  • 1 Diesel main engine of 1370 kW "Werkspoor Arub 215 '- V12 drives a five-blade propeller with adjustable blades to.
  • 2 ACEC active rudders with fixed blades, each driven by one electric motor of 180 kW and 1 boegschroefpropulsie 'HOLEC'
  • Power
  • 1 DAF diesel alternator 180 kW for crusading Astazou Gas turbine alternators 250 kW for mine hunting operations
  • 24V battery banks for power supply in case of breakdown of the primary equipment
  • Speed 13 knots / 15 knots top speed up to 15 knots
    Maximum Speed 15 knots
    Range 3000 miles at 12 kts 3,000 miles (at 12 knots)
    Systems
  • Hull Mounted Sonar (HMS) TUS Mk 2022
  • Self Propelled Variable Depth Sonar (SPVDS)
  • Saab/Bofors Double Eagle MkIII with TUS Mk 2022 sonar C2 system
  • ATLAS electronics Integrated Mine Counter Measures System (IMCMS)
  • Racal Decca 1229 Navigation Radar

  • Surface Detection
  • Consilium Selesmar Type T-250 / 10CM003 Radar Surface Detection Underwater Detection
  • Hull Mounted Sonar (HMS) Thales Underwater Systems TSM 2022 Mk III
  • Self Propelled Variable Depth Sonar (SPVDS) SAAB Bofors Double Eagle Mk III (Thales TSM 2022 Mk III sonar equipped). Surface Detection Mine Combat Tactical System
  • Atlas Elektronik IMCMS (Integrated Mine Countermeasures System) Surface Detection Radio Navigation System (primary)
  • Trimble NavtrackXL DGPS GPS receiver Surface Detection Navigation system (secondary)
  • IXSEA (PHINS = Photonetics Inertial Navigation System) inertial navigation system Surface Detection Navigation log
  • Atlas Elektronik Doppler log coupled with autopilot Surface Detection Depth Measurement
  • Nubs-8A echosounder and Celerimeter (Sound Velocity Profiler) Surface Detection Mine identification and neutralization equipment
  • Diver deminers (4EA) with VIPER mixture equipment
  • Atlas Elektronik Seafox Mine Disposal and Identification System (MIDS) Type Identification (I-version) and Type Combat (C version) against ground / embedded / floating mines
  • Armament
  • 3 x .50 machine gun, or
  • 1 DCN 20 mm /20
  • 1 - 12.7 mm MG
  • 2 PAP 104 remote-controlled mine locators, or
  • Mine Identification and Diposal System Seafox (ATLAS)
  • Mine clearance divers
  • 3 Machine guns FN caliber .50 for self-protection
    Accessories / deck equipment
  • 1 electric windlass
  • 1 electric mooring winch
  • 1 hydroelectric tap
  • two Zodiac rubber boats with Yamaha engine 40 HP





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