rescue boats

DSB SOLAS / Rescue Boats Leaflet
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Survitec Zodiac Rescue Tender Leaflet
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DSB Inflatable Rescue Boats

DSB Inflatable Boats are available in several sizes including the 420, 470 and 530. Exceptionally lightweight due to ultra-light Hypalon fabric and smaller outboard engine, our boats require smaller davits making transport and servicing easier, more efficient and economical. Built for a variety of end users including commercial marine and defence organisations, the DSB Rescue Boats couple operator friendly, advanced performance capabilities with durability and innovative design. Available in wooden or aluminium floor boards.



  • Inflatable deep V shaped keel for improved manoeuvrability
  • Fitted with radar reflector, compass and all standard safety equipment


  • Reinforced Hypalon seams
  • Hypalon fender tube is UV and abrasion resistant

Optimised Design

  • Inflatable keel resulting in excellent manoeuvrability in the water
  • Advanced bow design increases internal space
  • Optional anti-skid wooden or aluminium flooring
  • Low weight resulting in easier maneuverability 


Survitec Zodiac SOLAS Fast Rescue Boat 600

The 6m-long SurvitecZodiac FRB 600 Rescue Boat, for up to six passengers, is equipped with a self-righting system and can be sling launched with an approved release hook. The FRB 600 is SOLAS approved and distinguished from the RIBO 600 by the addition of a single point lifting frame. Optional engine size is 75 – 90 hp Evinrude or Yamaha. A boat cover (bow only) is supplied as standard.


  • 5 airtight compartments; 5 inflation valves; 5 overpressure valves
  • Long shaft length
  • Fuel tanks integrated in crew seats
  • Three-way valve to switch fuel tank or shut off fuel line
  • Dry batteries x 2 (no acid), battery switch and battery charger (1.48V AC)
  • Bow towing post and onload release shackle
  • 1 aft towing V with snap hook; 2 towing points on transom
  • Neoprene orange fabric
  • Reflective tapes
  • Peripheral rubbing strake
  • Glass-reinforced plastic composite rigid orange hull
  • 1 hull drain


Survitec Zodiac RIBO - Rescue boat (SOLAS & Non-SOLAS options)

Offering speed and stability, Survitec offers a range of boats specifically designed for search and rescue operations in the most arduous of environments. The range includes varying sizes to suit multiple purposes and requirements, adapted to suit your operational needs. Offering complete seaworthiness, shock mitigation and low freeboard, these boats are ideal for optimising stability and manoeuvrability when critical support is required.

Designed and manufactured out of our highly successful manufacturing facility in Chevanceaux, France, the search and rescue boats are manufactured with durable neoprene fabric and a strong GRP composite hull, allowing for the transportation and rescue of liferafts with a capacity of up to 150 people.


  • Easily accessible and can be launched quickly with a lifting sling and release hook in any circumstances
  • Adapted design for use on yachts
  • Allows for either 5 or 6 passengers
  • Equipment provided with boats includes:
    • Boarding ladder
    • Towing line
    • Boat hook
    • Radar reflector
    • Positioning light
  • RIBO 600 and FRB 600 are equipped with a self righting system suitable for use in difficult seas