One of 3 fast crew boats operated by Caspian Marine Services B.V. Azerbaijan branch is
FCB Gara Garayev.
The K Class is a high-speed crew catamaran which provides a safe and cost-efficient transport alternative for the offshore energy industry. Equipped with state-of-the-art equipment for enhanced navigational capabilities, the catamaran is fitted with a DP2 DYNPOS AUTR system for accurate station-keeping during passenger transfers offshore. This Class is designed to carry and use motion compensated gangways to facilitate offshore personnel transfer (including emergency evacuations) in a fast, easy and safe manner. The catamaran is FiFi1 capable and is powered by a water jet propulsion system with a four-engine configuration generating 11,520 kW (15,442 BHP), allowing a speed of up to 40 knots. Manned to operate 24(7, she can safely transport up to 120 passengers and carry deck cargo up to a maximum weight of 100 t.