Page 33: of Marine News Magazine (June 2021)

Combat & Patrol Craft

Read this page in Pdf, Flash or Html5 edition of June 2021 Marine News Magazine


Multimission Vessels he development and construction of multimission “We launch drones from the deck,” Egan said. The vessels (MMVs) remains active across the mari- drones are used for port development projects and to mon- time market. itor harbor activities. “A much easier effort from 200 feet


The ability to perform multiple tasks when those differ- in the air,” Egan commented.

ent duties are needed is central to an MMV’s value. Multi- The Amwaal’s original mission, as authorities consid- mission capabilities mean that an expensive asset doesn’t sit ered a new port vessel, was as an escort vessel to assist LNG idle when it isn’t being used for a singular purpose, such as carriers transiting to and from a proposed lique

Marine News

Marine News is the premier magazine of the North American Inland, coastal and Offshore workboat markets.