Decades of development, trying and testing

Tornado RIBs have been used extensively for Police work, Rescue activity, Military and Offshore operations since the late 1970s. Through decades of development, trying and testing, we have continuously managed to meet the expectations and demands from authorities, government and SAR organizations worldwide, and today we are the proud manufacturers of quality customized RIBs to clients ranging from Norway to South Africa, and from Great Britain to the Philippines.

Quality engineering and manufacturing

Our ISO and CE certificates requires that we maintain the highest-quality engineering and manufacturing processes, including documented proof of performance for every Police, Rescue, Military and Offshore boat we develop. It’s not a coincidence that we have one of the highest quality assurance policies and procedures in the business, so if you are looking for vessels with great speed, maneuverability and seaworthiness to use in urgent and dangerous operations at sea, a customized Tornado RIB is highly recommendable.

3.9M MULTI PURPOSE RIB

Police boats: Tornado 3.9m multi purpose RIB The 3.9m Multi Purpose RIB is the smallest of all Tornado’s, but very useful for police, military and rescue operations.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Length 3900 mm
Beam 1800 mm
Weight 120 kg*
Tube diameter 450 mm
Capacity 600 kg / 4 persons
Max engine 40 hk / 100 kg
Air chambers 3
Internal length 2700 mm
Internal width 900 mm

* This is our estimate for a standard boat without options, engine and fuel.

4.8M MULTI PURPOSE RIB

Rescue, offshore, military and police boats. Tornado 4.8m multi purpose RIBThe 4.8m Multi Purpose RIB is one of the most popular boats in use and is well suited for a range of purposes, including police, military, rescue or diving operations.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Length 4850 mm
Beam 2000 mm
Weight 275 kg*
Tube diameter 450 mm
Capacity 765 kg / 6 persons
Max engine 70 hk / 120 kg
Air chambers 5
Internal length 3580 mm
Internal width 1100 mm

* This is our estimate for a standard boat without options, engine and fuel.

5.4M HIGH PERFORMANCE RIB

Rescue, offshore, military and police boats. Tornado 5.4m high performance RIBThe 5.4m High Performance RIBs are very suited as police boats, because they’re extremely agile and able to turn in a tight radius.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Length 5550 mm
Beam 2350 mm
Weight 310 kg*
Tube diameter 520 mm
Capacity 1153 kg / 8 persons
Max engine 100 hk / 120 kg (L); 165 kg (XL)
Air chambers 5
Internal length 4050 mm
Internal width 1350 mm

* This is our estimate for a standard boat without options, engine and fuel.

5.8M HIGH PERFORMANCE RIB

Rescue, offshore, military and police boats. Tornado 5.8m high performance RIBThe 5.8m High Performance RIB models are extremely appropriate as rescue, offshore, military or police boats.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Length 5800 mm
Beam 2350 mm
Weight 330 kg*
Tube diameter 520 mm
Capacity 120 kg / 8 persons
Max engine 150 hk / 130 kg (L); 195 kg (XL)
Air chambers 5
Internal length 4250 mm
Internal width 1350 mm

* This is our estimate for a standard boat without options, engine and fuel.

6.4M HIGH PERFORMANCE RIB

Rescue, offshore, military and police boats. Tornado 6.4m high performance RIBThe 6.4m High Performance RIB is one of our most suitable models for police, military, offshore and rescue purposes, because it combines a large deck space with great seakeeping qualities in high speed.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Length 6450 mm
Beam 2600 mm
Weight 550 kg*
Tube diameter 520 mm
Capacity 1450 kg / 11 persons
Max engine 175 hk / 260 kg
Air chambers 5
Internal length 4800 mm
Internal width 1620 mm

* This is our estimate for a standard boat without options, engine and fuel.

6.9M MULTI PURPOSE RIB

Rescue, offshore, military and police boats. Tornado 6.9m multi purpose RIBThe 6.9m Multi Purpose RIB is one of the most versatile RIBs in use, which is what makes it suitable for rescuing, offshore work or police/military operations.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Length 6800 mm
Beam 2550 mm
Weight 622 kg*
Tube diameter 520 mm
Capacity 1600 kg / 12 persons
Max engine 200 hk / 300 kg
Air chambers 7
Internal length 5300 mm
Internal width 1550 mm

* This is our estimate for a standard boat without options, engine and fuel.

7M SUPER MODEL RIB

Rescue, offshore, military and police boats. Tornado 7m super model RIBThe 7.0m Super RIB provides the user with the unique combination of solid performance for extended voyages like military operations, while still maintaining a dry ride.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Length 7200 mm
Beam 2800 mm
Weight 760 kg*
Tube diameter 520 mm
Capacity 1670 kg / 14 persons
Max engine 200 hk / 350 kg
Air chambers 7
Internal length 5700 mm
Internal width 1800 mm

* This is our estimate for a standard boat without options, engine and fuel.

7.5M MULTI PURPOSE RIB

Rescue, offshore, military and police boats. Tornado 7.5m multi purpose RIBThe 7.5m Multi Purpose RIB is the ideal choice when unrivalled seakeeping in the most challenging conditions are required.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Length 7700 mm
Beam 2800 mm
Weight 884 kg*
Tube diameter 520 mm
Capacity 1200 kg / 10 persons (Cat. B) 1600 kg / 16 persons (Cat. C)
Max engine 300 hk / 400 kg
Air chambers 7
Internal length 6200 mm
Internal width 1800 mm

* This is our estimate for a standard boat without options, engine and fuel.

8.5M MULTI PURPOSE RIB

Rescue, offshore, military and police boats. Tornado 8.5m multi purpose RIBThe 8.5m Multi Purpose RIB offers superb load carrying capacity and enviable deck space combined with long range capabilities.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Length 8550 mm
Beam 2800 mm
Weight 1044 kg*
Tube diameter 520 mm
Capacity 1650 kg / 14 persons (Cat. B) 1950 kg / 18 persons (Cat. C)
Max engine 500 hk / 550 kg
Air chambers 7
Internal length 7050 mm
Internal width 1800 mm

* This is our estimate for a standard boat without options, engine and fuel.

9.5M HIGH PERFORMANCE RIB

Rescue, offshore, military and police boats. Tornado 9.5m high performance RIBThe 9.5m High Performance RIB has been designed to provide a safe and efficient long range RIB with tremendous high speed seakeeping and performance abilities.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Length 9450 mm
Beam 2700 mm
Weight 1201 kg*
Tube diameter 520 mm
Capacity 1800 kg / 14 persons (Cat. B) 2100 kg / 18 persons (Cat. C)
Max engine 600 hk / 700 kg
Air chambers 7
Internal length 8100 mm
Internal width 1800 mm

* This is our estimate for a standard boat without options, engine and fuel.

10M SUPER MODEL RIB

Rescue, offshore, military and police boats. Tornado 10m super model RIBThe 10m Super Model is a true high speed commercial load carrying RIB. It is made to operate at maximum speeds over long distances in a variety of conditions.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Length 10000 mm
Beam 3050 mm
Weight 1200 kg*
Tube diameter 520 mm
Capacity 2200 kg / 16 persons (Cat. B) 2800 kg / 24 persons (Cat. C)
Max engine 900 hk / 900 kg
Air chambers 7
Internal length 8500 mm
Internal width 1950 mm

* This is our estimate for a standard boat without options, engine and fuel.

11M HIGH PERFORMANCE RIB

Rescue, offshore, military and police boats. Tornado 11m high performance RIB

The 11m High Performance RIB was until recently the largest in the fleet of High Performance models, and is well suited for use as a rescue, military, offshore or police boats.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Length 11000 mm
Beam 2850 mm
Weight 1617 kg*
Tube diameter 520 mm
Capacity 2200 kg / 16 persons (Cat. B) 2425 kg / 19 persons (Cat. C)
Max engine 900 hk / 900 kg
Air chambers 7
Internal length 9350 mm
Internal width 1870 mm

* This is our estimate for a standard boat without options, engine and fuel.

12.5M HIGH PERFORMANCE RIB

Rescue, offshore, military and police boats. Tornado 12.5m high performance RIBThe 12.5m High Performance RIB models are the latest addition to the fleet of very large models and are well suited for use as military or police boats.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Length 12300 mm
Beam 3150 mm
Weight 1900 kg*
Tube diameter 520 mm
Capacity 2900 kg / 22 persons (Cat. B/C)
Max engine 1050 hk / 1000 kg
Air chambers 7
Internal length 1050 mm
Internal width 2170 mm

* This is our estimate for a standard boat without options, engine and fuel.

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