The ship will be built by the Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) shipyard group in Cape Town.
The South African Navy will be the first known customer of patrol ships of the Damen Stan Patrol 6211 project.
It is reported that “the ship of this project, similar to most other Damen patrol projects, has original hulls with a vertical bow, called“ Ax Bow ”(“ hatchet nose ”), originally developed by Damen for high-speed transport ships like Sea Ax, used in marine oil and gas production ".
The length of the ship is 62,2 m, the width is 11 m, the maximum draft is 4 m. The power plant is a four-shaft diesel. Maximum speed - 26,5 knots, cruising range - 4,5 thousand. A total of 62 people can be accommodated on the ship, including the crew.
Project image of a small patrol ship project Damen Stan Patrol 6211