Navy welcomes delivery of ADV Cape Woolamai
ADV Cape Woolamai was officially accepted by the Commonwealth of Australia on 22 June, according to a company announcement from Austal.
The 58-metre aluminium monohull patrol boat with larger amenities to accommodate up to 32 people, improved quality of life systems and advanced sustainment intelligence systems
The patrol boats are expected to be used in naval and national security missions.
Austal Limited chief executive officer Paddy Gregg said the delivery of the fifth evolved Cape Class patrol boat highlights Austal’s proven shipbuilding capabilities, efficiency and productivity from the Henderson, Western Australia shipyard.