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HMNZS Wellington

For Offshore Patrol Vessel HMNZS Wellington, commissioned in 2010, Wärtsilä supplies two controllable pitch propellers, the shafting systems and a bow thrusters. (photo courtesy of 111 Emergency)

Wärtsilä supplies the propulsion systems for the Royal New Zealand Navy’s seven vessel Project Protector which includes a 131m multi-role vessel (MRV), two 85m offshore patrol vessels (OPV) and four 55m inshore patrol vessels (IPV).

HMNZS Wellington, offshore patrol vessel, 2010


Name HMNZS Wellington
IMO 9368481
Type Offshore Patrol Vessel
Owner Royal New Zealand Navy
Shipyard BAE Systems Australia (Tenix Defence), Williamstown in Australia
Commissioned 2010
Displacement 1600 T (full load)