The Survitec 8.2SR is constructed from a durable sea water resistant aluminum sandwich hull in frame and stringer construction. The fender tube is manufactured from UV resistant Hypalon fabric 1600 dtex and has seven independent air compartments. The boat is fitted with heavy duty easy maintenance military inflation valves. The boat offers a top speed in excess of 50 knots with an operating radius of approximately 300 knots. Designed for speed and agility, the 8.2SR is fully adaptable for a variety of applications including rapid response, surveillance, patrolling, law enforcement, anti-piracy operations, search and rescue and medical evacuations. To facilitate boat handling the helmsman /crew console is constructed from a sea water resistant aluminum and has a clear windscreen with negative top end section to reduce wind effect on crew.
The robust boat design makes it an ideal choice for Rapid Response, Surveillance, Patrolling, Law Enforcement, Anti-Piracy Operations, Search and Rescue Operations and Medical Evacuations. This boat is an existing design and a non-developmental item (NDI), and has been proven in combat operations. The boat is easy to store, lift and handle, and enables safe, reliable and stable operations. Similar variants of the DSB-8.2SR, Military High Speed Interceptor have been modified for other European and NATO special operations customers.