Enhancing Qatar’s Waterway Safety: Titan 290 Pilot RHIBs for Ministry of Transport & Communications

In late 2019, a remarkable addition took place in the coastal landscapes of Doha, Qatar - the arrival of three (3) Titan 290 Pilot Boats. These impressive vessels, equipped with state-of-the-art features, were promptly entrusted to the capable hands of the Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) to enhance safety and security in Qatar's waterways.

The introduction of the Titan 290 Pilot Boats marked a significant milestone in Qatar's maritime history. These vessels were specially designed to meet the unique needs of the MOTC. Let's take a closer look at the remarkable features that make these boats stand out:

  1. Powerful Performance: Each Titan 290 is equipped with a twin Mercury 350 Verado Inline 6 motor configuration, ensuring swift response and agile maneuvering in even the most challenging conditions.
  2. Sizable Fuel Capacity: With 950 litres of fuel capacity, these boats have the endurance to cover extensive patrolling routes, providing an added layer of security in the region.
  3. Impressive Speed: The Titan 290 boasts an impressive top speed of 40+ knots even at full load, making it a formidable presence on the water.
  4. Comfortable and Safe Seating: The inclusion of Shockwave S5 Corbin Seating for four personnel ensures a comfortable and secure ride for the crew during their missions.
  5. Amenities for Crew: A stand-up head in the aft cabin adds to the convenience and comfort for the onboard crew, ensuring they can focus on their duties.
  6. Advanced Navigation: A Raymarine Electronics Package is integrated, providing accurate and reliable navigation data, further enhancing the safety of the vessels.
  7. Climate Control: The inclusion of air conditioning ensures that the crew can work in a comfortable environment, irrespective of the weather conditions.
  8. Reliable Power Generation: A Panda Fischer GenSet is installed to provide a consistent and reliable power source for all onboard systems.
  9. Enhanced Visibility: A 30" LED Light Bar mounted forward on the cabin roof ensures superior visibility during night-time operations and adverse weather conditions.

Gulf Yachts: A Trusted Partner

This impressive project would not have been possible without the dedicated collaboration between Gulf Yachts and the Ministry of Transportation and Communications. Gulf Yachts, a renowned name in the marine industry, played a pivotal role in bringing these Titan 290 Pilot Boats to Qatar's waterways. Their commitment to quality and customer satisfaction has been instrumental in ensuring the successful deployment of these vessels.

In conclusion, the Titan 290 Pilot Boats have ushered in a new era of maritime security and safety for Qatar. With their top-notch features, robust design, and the unwavering commitment of Gulf Yachts, these boats are set to make a lasting impact on the region's coastal protection efforts. We look forward to seeing these vessels continue to safeguard Qatar's waterways and enhance the capabilities of the Ministry of Transportation and Communications for years to come.

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