CCG Fleet: Vessel Details


Corporal McLaren M.M.V. 3 (5x7)

Official Number: 837734

Call Sign: CGMM

General Operation

Vessel Type: Mid Shore Patrol Vessel

Port of Registry: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Home Region: Atlantic Region

Home Port: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Vessel Status: Active

Crewing Regime

Complement: 9

Officers: 5

Crew: 4

Berths Available: 5

Crewing Regime: Layday


Ice Class: none

Class of Voyage: Near Coastal Class 1 - limited HT2


IMO: 9856083

Construction Details

Builder: Irving Shipbuilding Inc., Halifax, Nova Scotia

Build Material: Steel and Aluminium

Owner: Canadian Coast Guard

Year Launched: 2013

Year in Service: 2013

Vessel Specifications

Length: 42.8 m (Metres)

Breadth: 7.0 m (Metres)

Draft: 2.8 m (Metres)

Freeboard: 1.7 m (Metres)

Gross Tonnage: 253.0 t (Tons)

Net Tonnage: 75.0 t (Tons)

Cruising Range: 2000 nm (Nautical Miles)

Endurance: 14 d (Days)

Cruising Speed: 14.0 kts (Knots)

Maximum Speed: 25.0 kts (Knots)

Fresh Water: 6.50 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Capacity: 34.00 m3 (Cubic Metres)

Fuel Consumption: Not Applicable

Helicopter Facilities This vessel is not helicopter capable

Propulsion: Geared Diesel

Main Engines: 

(2) x MTU 4000M

Power: 4992kw (KiloWatts)

Propellers: (2) x Controllable Pitch

Bow thrusters: Yes

Stern thrusters: No

Emergency Generator: (1) x Northern Lights M1064


(2) x Northern Lights M1066

Scientific Equipment

Scientific LAN: Yes

Winches: Not Applicable

Sounders: Not Applicable

Power on Deck (Hydraulic): No  (Electrical): No

Holds and Deck Space

Boat Deck: 22.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Forcastle: 28.8 m2 (Square Metres)

After Deck: 65.0 m2 (Square Metres)

Container Capacity This vessel cannot accommodate any containers.
Deck Equipment

Main Hoist:  Allied Marine TB10-23

SWL: 3.1 t (Tons)

Towing Equipment: Nylon Braid Rope

Bollard Pull: 0.0 t (Tons)

Workboat #1: Lifeboat

Launcher: Welin Lambie PIV-1A

Workboat #2: RHIB

Launcher: Allied Marine TB10-23

Comms and Navigation Equipment


(1) x Jotron TR7725


(2) x Sailor RT-4800


(2) x Motorola Micom


(1) x Sailor SC4000 Iridium


(1) x Sperry SR2100


Sperry Marine Visionmaster FT - X Band
Sperry Marine Visionmaster FT - S Band

Electronic Charts: 

(2) x ICAN Aldebaran II

Auto Pilot: 

(1) x Sperry Navipilot 4000

Speed Logs: 

(1) x Sperry Marine Naviknot 450D


(1) x SAAB R4 (AIS)


(1) x OAR Cubic DF4400

Depth Sounders: 

(1) x Simrad ES60
Vessel Images
Other Images
Corporal McLaren M.M.V. 2 (5x7)
Corporal McLaren M.M.V. 1 (5x7)
Additional Information

Vessel Accomplishments: Not Applicable

Biographical Information: Corporal Mark Robert McLaren, M.M.V., of Peterborough, Ontario along with two others were killed on December 5, 2008, when their armoured vehicle struck an improvised explosive device outside Kandahar City. On November 6th, 2008, close to a month before he was killed, Corporal McLaren's joint Canadian-Afghan patrol was ambushed. Corporal McLaren crawled 10 metres through incoming fire, rescued his team's Afghan interpreter seriously injured and administered first aid. He was awarded the Medal of Military Valour for risking his life to save his team's Afhgan interpreter in Kandahar.

Modernization Information: Vessel number 6 in the series.