Turkey’s ARES Shipyard Has Delivered Two Fast Patrol Boats to The Nigerian Customs Service

Ares Shipyard delivers two patrol boats to Nigeria. Turkey’s Ares Shipyard has delivered two fast patrol boats to the Nigerian Customs Service. The aluminium vessels are 30.1 metres long and 6.3 metres wide. The engine package is provided by Caterpillar which power Rolls-Royce waterjets. Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea is an ongoing problem and is often carried out by organised criminal syndicates that coordinate their attacks from Nigeria.