The boat is rigid hull type built in fiberglass, designed for 6 persons. It can be fitted with 15 HP OBM to 60 HP OBM. It is approved by Director General of Shipping, Government of India. 06 person fibreglass rigid rescue boats which can be fitted with optional 15-60 HP OBM. The design has the approval of the Director General of Shipping, Government of India.
Mhadei is a cruising sloop built at the Aquarius Shipyard Pvt Ltd shipyard in Divar. The vessel was handed over to the Indian Navy in February 2009. On 19 May 2010 Commander Dilip Donde sailed Mhadei into Mumbai harbour and became the first Indian national to complete a single-handed circumnavigation under sail, in an Indian-built boat. He sailed from Mumbai on 19 August 2009 and returned to Mumbai on 19 May 2010.
Mhadei measures 56 feet in length and displacing 23 tons. It has a wood-core and fiberglass sandwich hull for better performance than steel or aluminum. The boat has two mainsails, two Genoa's, a stay-sail, one try-sail and two gennaker's. Mhadei is also fitted with satellite communications, electronic navigation systems and a Monitor windvane equipped for emergency steering.
Tarini is the second sailboat of the Indian Navy. Which was constructed at Aquarius Shipyard located in Divar, Goa. After undergoing extensive sea trials, Tarini was commissioned to Indian Navy service on 18 February 2017. Tarini's hull is built of wood-core and fiberglass sandwich. The boat has six sails, including mainsail, genoa, stay, downwind and storm sail. It is capable of sailing in extreme conditions and measures 56 feet in length.The mast, custom built by Southern Spars, is about 25 meters tall.
The 9.7-metre-long Thuriya was a two-masted sailing craft, with a taller main mast, a shorter mizzen mast, and 13 sails on board. Thuriya itself weighs 8.6 tonnes, the boat was sailed by Commander Abhilash Tomy, KC from India, who is one of India’s most prominent sailors. He sailed Thuriya at the Golden Globe Race which is an international sailing race which took place in Australia in 2018.