fireboat / inboard / aluminum
55 DEFIANT RESCUE Metal Shark Aluminum Boats



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    55'00" (16.76 m)


LOA: 55’
BOA: 17’

Fire Fighting Equipment: Custom, configured to meet operator’s mission requirements
Propulsion: Twin diesel inboard straight shafts, water jets, or pods

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The Metal Shark 55 Defiant Fire Rescue is a next-generation welded aluminum monohull vessel designed for fire fighting, command and control, and other emergency response and security missions.The 55 Defiant employs Metal Shark’s Defiant-class hull design, which has been extensively tested and proven with hundreds of parent-class vessels in service worldwide. The 55 Defiant offers impressive capability, extended range and duration, large crew capacity, and easily carries a full complement of wholly integrated tactical fire fighting equipment. Like all Metal Sharks, each 55 Defiant Fire Rescue vessel is specially tailored to meet the specific needs of the customer.