• Iceni Defiant | 17.5m Crew Transfer Vessel | Vessel Specification

ICENI Defiant


  • Iceni Defiant is a South Boats Special Projects 17.5m crew transfer vessel
  • Fitted with twin Rolls Royce FF550 water jets
  • Powered by twin MAN D 2862 LE432 1200 hp engines
  • Sprint speeds of 30 knots and a continuous operational speed in excess of 25 knots at 80% engine load
  • Outfitted to a very high standard - perfect for crew transfer
Vessel Specification


2x MAN 1200 hp D 2862 LE432


2x Rolls Royce FF500


1 x Cummins Onan 9 kw MDKBL


2x ZF 2000 series

Deck crane fitted


Deck crane

Bonfiglioli P7200L/2S1 925kg @ 7m


26,000 kg

Total fuel capactiy

3,640 lts


300 nm

Fuel transfer fitted


Fuel transfer system








Available seats (PAX)

12 airsprung seats

Pressure washer fitted


Pressure washer specification

30LPM @ 150 bar

Sprint speed

30 knots

Service speed

25 knots

Fuel @ sprint

220 Lts per hr @ 100%

Fuel @ service

180 Lts per hr @ 80%

Fresh water capacity

200 Lts

Bollard Pull

9 Tonnes



Bow deck cargo

4 Tonnes

Aft deck cargo

1 Tonnes

Bow deck dimensions

27.13 m2

Aft deck dimensions

21.52 m2

Bow fendering

D Fender

Hydraulic system fitted

300 bar @ 60lts per minute

Electronics fitted

Furuno FR8062 Marine Radar c/w 4ft Open Array Scanner
ARPA Interface
AIS Interface
Furuno FR1834-BB Marine Chart Plotter (C-MAP) & Video Sounder
Furuno ETR Network Sounder (usual TX)
Navnet GPS Antenna
24" Radome
Stainless Steel TX
KME 19" Deep Dim Monitor
Furuno FCV-585 Video Sounder c/w Stainless Steel TX
Furuno GP37 Marine GPS System
Furuno FA150 Class A AIS Transceiver
Furuno SC50 Satellite Compass System
Furuno RD30 Wind Speed & Direction Indicator
Furuno NX300 Navtex Receiver
Simrad AP35 Auto Pilot System
2 x Sailor RT5022 VHF Class A DSC
Furuno LH3000 Loud hail System
2 x Jotron Tron GMDSS Compliant Hand Held VHF Radios
Jotron Tron SART
Jotron Tron 40S FB5 Satellite EPIRB
Sea Marshall Crew Finder System
CMAP Charts for UK

Transfer access system fitted


Lifesaving equipment fitted

1 x Zodiac 16 Man Flat Pack Liferaft
14 x Thermal Protective Aids
1 x Hammar Hydrostatic Release
1 x KIM Commercial Liferaft Lashing Strap
2 x Horseshoe Set with AQ180 - Yellow
1 x KIM Lifebuoy Drouge & Pocket
18 x Metres Orange Floating Line 8mm
1 x Throwing Line (Sock Type)
1 x Throwing line Holder
17 x Com Red Man Gas c/w AQ98 & Re Arm pack
2 x KIM Cruising Adult Harness c/w Attached Line
4 x Ikaros Red Parachute Rocket
6 x Ikaros Red Hand Held Flare
2 x Ikaros Buoyant Smoke
1 x OS Yellow Poly Bottle 2 Ltr
1 x VHF GMDSS Safety Message Card
2 x SOLAS No. 2 Card
1 x Code of Practice Training Manual
1 x SOLAS Training Manual
1 x 4kg Powder Extinguisher (21A 113B) - Inshore
2 x Gloria 1kg Powder Extinguisher
2 x 3 Gallon Bucket
1 x Fire Blanket Slim Pack MSA
2 x Anchor Ball
1 x Waterproof Torch c/w Bulb MCA
1 x Echomax EM230 Radar Reflector White
1 x KIM Galley strop
1 x Code of Practice F/A Kit (Boxed) 1998
1 x Water Container
1 x Jason's Cradle Scamble Net c/w Stowage Bag Secured to Rescue Zone


Owner declared transfer

1.75 metres significant