OPV Market Survey Report

Offshore Patrol Vessels

Defence IQ conducted a survey with navy experts on Deployments, Investments and Industry Offering.

Colombia's Cotecmar, Thales sign cooperation agreement

Colombian state-owned company Cotecmar and French defense company Thales renewed their partnership with a new ...

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Turkish STM enters Colombian Navy frigate bid

Turkish shipbuilder STM said it has offered its solutions for the Colombian Navy’s Plataforma Estratégica de ...

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Safe Boats, Cotecmar join forces for South American market

U.S. company Safe Boats International teamed up with Colombian Cotecmar for the co-production of aluminum vessels ...

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DCNS opens Colombia office in bid for frigate contract

French shipbuilder DCNS opened a new office in Bogota, Colombia, hoping to bolster its chances in securing work on ...

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Colombian Navy launches third OPV ARC Santander

Colombian state-owned shipbuilder Cotecmar launched the third offshore patrol vessel for the Colombian Navy, during ...

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Colombian Navy seizes 1.17 tonnes of cocaine

Colombian Navy’s Neptuno Task Force Against Drug Trafficking joined forces with National Police and the ...

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Colombian Navy rescues 11 international boaters

Colombian Navy Coast Guard vessels rescued eleven people from a sailing boat adrift in the Santa Marta area on ...

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Colombian Navy works with US agency to make cocaine seizure

In a coordinated operation between the Colombian Navy, the Narcotics Division of the National Police and the ...

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Colombian Navy seizes 548 kg of cocaine

With information provided by the National Police, Colombian National Army units managed to seize 548 kilograms of ...

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Colombian Navy intercepts 86 kg of cocaine

Units of the Colombian Navy and the National Police of Colombia on January 7 seized 86 kilograms of cocaine which ...

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Colombian Navy: 87 tonnes of cocaine seized in 2015

According to the Colombian Navy’s facts and figures for 2015, cocaine interdiction alone allowed the navy to ...

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Colombian Navy seizes 574 kilos of cocaine

Coordinated maritime control efforts between the Colombian Navy and the National Police have resulted in a ...

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Columbian President Christens Two Submarines

Columbian president Juan Manuel Santos Calderón christened two former German navy Type 206 A submarines in ...

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Colombian Navy Acquires Two Subs From Germany

Two submarines left the ThyssenKrupp Shipyard in Kiel, Germany and headed to Colombia, November 11. They are ...

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Colombian Navy Stops Cocaine Shipment

The Colombian Navy, in cooperation with the Air Force and the National Police, seized a total of 630 kilograms of ...

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Colombian Navy Stops Another Cocaine Shipment

In a number of joint efforts between the Colombian naval and air force units a total of 4,7 tons of cocaine has ...

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Colombian Navy Seizes 337 Kilos of Cocaine

The Colombian Navy seized a drug shipment in the Colombian Pacific on Friday. In the operation, conducted by the ...

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Colombian Navy Members Attend ONC Conference

Rear Adm. George Ballance, commander, U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command (USNAVSO)/U.S. 4th Fleet, welcomed members ...

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Colombian Navy Stops 41 Migrants in Gulf of Uraba

The Colombian Navy recently interrupted a human smuggling attempt in the Gulf of Uraba. 41 migrants of different ...

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Colombian Navy Seizes 420 Kg of Cocaine

In a joint operation conducted by the Colombian Navy and Air Forces, an amount of 420 kg of cocaine was seized. The ...

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Colombian Navy Seizes 1.3 Tons of Cocaine in Two Ops

A total of 1.3 tons of cocaine was seized in just two operation in the waters off Colombia in less than a week. In ...

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