The Diamond is the most universal launch with excellent passenger and cargo capacities not to mention coming from oil patch roots she is just plain tough.


        Size                         38' X 14' with a 3.5' draft

        Speed                     16 knots

        Passenger capacity    28

        Cargo Capacity        5000lbs with passengers and 8100lbs without passengers

        Engine                      Twin Detroit 230 hp

        Route                      Six pak to 100miles offshore, 28 passengers on Near Coastal, Lakes, Bays and Sounds routes

        MOB Equip            Life Sling recovery system utilizing a built in davit on port side next to aft station.

        First Aid Kit            Yes fully stocked, much better complemented than the industry standard.

        Fire Fighting            Three 10lb dry chemical and one 5lb dry chemical.

        Electronics              GPS/Chart plotter, Vhf X 2 , Sounder,  4000 watt Radar.

        Aux Power            6.5 kw single phase 110 volt gen.

        Dewatering             One 10.8 GPM 12 volt pump on a manifold system, Two  500 GPH 12 volt pump and one hand bilge pump.

        Signals                    Three Red Flares, three orange smoke signals, Electric Horn and bell..

        Alarms                    High temp, Low oil, high water in eng compartment and high water in aft compartment.


Diamond Performing military transfers.

Diamond outbound on a Homeland Security Mission

Diamond loaded up with provisions working out of Point Lookout State Park

Diamond landing empty refrigerant cylinders

Plenty of deck space to handle this jeep

Look below for the close-up and you can see the Diamond sending up provisions to this LNG Ship while underway.