DSB offers a full range of rescue and workboats. These include DSB Fast Rescue Boats developed and tested in accordance with the latest SOLAS/ IMO regulations; DSB Small Inflatable Rescue Boats manufactured from ultra light Hypalon fabric making them safe, strong, easy to handle
and ideal for the Rescue Services; and DSB Semi Rigid Rescue Boats which combine an aluminium hull with an inflatable upper section giving improved performance with extra strength and reduced maintenance.
Inflatable Rescue Boats
The DSB420 IRB is MED approved and can be supplied with or without a release hook. A long shaft engine with a maximum 30hp is recommended for use with this boat, providing enough power to tow a 100 person liferaft if required. All new boats will be delivered to a vessel assembled, fully
inflated and tested. Each Rescue Boat is supplied with a fully approved equipment pack. Also available in 4.7m (7 persons) and 5.3m (15 persons).
Semi Rigid Inflatable Boats
The Semi Rigid Rescue Boat combines an aluminium hull with an inflatable upper section offering improved performance with extra strength and reduced maintenance. The size range for the Semi Rigid Rescue Boats being 7-15 persons makes them also suitable as a workboat. Available in 3.9m (6 persons), 4.3m (8 persons), 5.1m, (13 persons) and 6.5m (14 persons)
Originally developed for military use, the DSB General Purpose Inflatable Workboats are hightly robust and ideal for use as safety boats, water rescue boats, diving boats or workboats and have proven durable and versatile in the most adverse conditions.