High Speed 9M Interceptor Fire/Rescue

MetalCraft Marine designs and manufactures high speed aluminum fireboats and patrol boats.

MetalCraft Marine's Interceptor RIB series is an extremely rugged, high speed line of aluminum RIBS designed for the most severe marine environments. Each RIB is built to stringent military specifications and is highly configurable to meet unique mission requirements.

The Interceptor 9M Patrol Rib comes with or without a cabin. It is maneuverable, versatile, rugged and reliable, and suited to a wide range of applications like search and rescue, special operations, and patrol. Every boat comes with MetalCraft's standard 10 year hull warranty.

A tough, lightweight aluminum patrol boat, the high speed Interceptor 9M is available in outboard or inboard configurations, with many commercial-grade options available.

MetalCraft Marine

9M Interceptor FR

Interceptor 9M
Fire/Rescue
Mission: Municipal policing, SAR, fire
Max speed45-55 Knots
L.O.A.9.4M (30'8")
B.O.A.2.3M (9'10")
Fuel Cap.950L (250 USG)
EnginesO/B: 2x300-2x400 HP
I/B: 2x220-2x400 HP
Cabin height6'10"
Cuddy height5'11"
OptionsT-top or wheelhouse
Ballistic ProtectionPortable Level III
Gun Positions1-6
MetalCraft Marine

The Interceptor 9M Patrol RIB, with cabin.

Interceptor 9M
Patrol RIB, with Cabin
Max speed45-55 Knots
L.O.A.9.4M (30'8")
B.O.A.2.3M (9'10")
Fuel Cap.950L (250 USG)
Engines2 x 300-400 HP
MetalCraft Marine

The Interceptor 9M Patrol RIB.

Interceptor 9M
Patrol RIB
Mission: VBSS, High Speed Interdiction, Riverine.
Max speed45-55 Knots
L.O.A.30'8"
B.O.A.9'10"
Fuel Cap.1000L (264 USG)
EnginesO/B: 2x300-2x400 HP
I/B: 2x220-2x400 HP
Ballistic ProtectionPortable Level III
Gun Positions1-6

Interceptor 9M Patrol Fire/Rescue

Interceptor 9M Patrol Fire/Rescue

Interceptor 9M Patrol Fire/Rescue

The 9M cabin version is shown here with the standard wheelhouse designs, foam collar and optional hard-sided hull with D rubber fendering.

The cabin version provides exceptional safety via shelter for the crews providing long hours in patrol, harbor security and Force Protection.

The cabin design, has above-average headroom, yet meets road legal height restrictions for trailering. For trailered craft MCM has developed a rapid launch retrieval system.

The cabin has excellent visibility and spotter windows for coming alongside ships and high piers. The side spotter windows are designed to be at driver eye level in hard over turns. The side doors are designed for easy ingress/egress for larger operators.

This vessel is very quiet. The cabin noise at 42 knots with outboards was 76 dB.

The design includes lifting eyes for rapid cranage and shipboard lift.

Key Features

  • Cabin with medical patient berth
  • Hinged chart table
  • High cargo capacity
  • Large work decks bow and stern
  • Structure to ISO 12215 category B or C
  • Stability to ISO 12217 category B or C
  • Hybrid D shaped foam air collar 500mm (20")
  • Rapid trailer launch and recovery system
  • Generator compartment with exhaust port
  • High standing headroom in cuddy cabin of 1.8M (5'11")

Options

  • Available from 7M to 12M
  • Available without cuddy cabin, for more fwd deck space.
  • Available with aft deck sun shade
  • Available ballistic protection and gun mounting (up to 4)
  • Available dive lights for underwater search or easy vessel ID.
  • Available with all lighting options (light bar, scene lights)
  • Various styles of seating available, fixed and suspension
  • Electronics packages from Raymarine, Furuno or Garmin
  • Outboard engines from Yamaha, Evinrude, Honda or Mercury
  • With or without generator and air conditioning
  • Folding radar arch for easy transportability over the road.
  • Single or twin dive doors, with one or two dive ladders.
  • Round or D shaped air collar sized from 460mm (18") to 610mm (24")
  • Davit for loading and unloading equipment and deadweight to 230kg (5001b).

Interceptor 9M RIB with Cabin

Interceptor 9M RIB with Cabin

Interceptor 9M RIB with Cabin

Key Features

  • Commercial off the shelf availability.
  • High speed 45-55 knots.
  • High payload capacity.
  • Large working aft deck.
  • Structure to ISO 12215 Category B OR C.
  • Stability to ISO 12217 Category B OR C.
  • 20" D-Shape hybrid air-foam collar.
  • Road transportable.

Options

  • Rapid Removable Reconfigurable seating options.
  • Raymarine or equivalent electronics Pkg.
  • Optional snorkel kit (Mercury Verado only).
  • Hinged radar arch.
  • 18-24" round or D-shaped collar air or foam.
  • Rapid automatic tube inflation system.
  • Cabin with cuddy option.
  • T-Top.

Interceptor 9M Patrol RIB

Interceptor 9M RIB

Interceptor 9M RIB

The 9M Interceptor is the culmination of design effort where it provides an ISO 12217 Class B severe service assault craft with many design nuances: stealth technology, multi craft targeting, four gun positions, shock absorbing over size air collar with integral compressor, and superior Shoxs 2G suspension seats.

She is capable of trimming up 16 degrees, top speed of 64 knots with a soft dry ride, and super quiet.

She can be launched by trailer, helo, C-130, or ship. This multi-role platform has a cargo deck to accommodate a full skid of cargo.

Key Features

  • Commercial off the shelf availability.
  • High speed 45-55 knots.
  • High payload capacity.
  • Stability to ISO 12217 Category B.
  • Rapid Reconfigurable seating.
  • 24" collar for along-side operations.
  • Rapid automatic tube inflation system.
  • Road transportable.
  • C-130, C-17 Transportable.

Options

  • Multiple seating configurations.
  • Raymarine or equivalent electronics Pkg.
  • 2 x 300-400 HP engines.
  • Optional snorkel kit (Mercury Verado only).
  • Hinged radar arch.
  • 18-24" round or D-shaped collar.