Ministry of Defence of Indonesia and Dutch Shipyard Damen Schelde Naval
Shipbuilding signed ni June 2012 a contract for the engineering, build
and delivery of a SIGMA 10514 Guided Missile Frigate, PKR (Perusak Kawal
Rudal). The PKR will be built for the Indonesian Navy, TNI AL, and is
to be delivered in 2016.
The acquisition of this ship is part of the further modernization and
expansion of the Indonesian Navy, TNI-AL. The main missions and tasks
of the SIGMA PKR 10514 will be in the domains of naval warfare as well
as Maritime Security missions and tasks. Also, the ship may be used
for humanitarian support tasks.
The ship will be built according to the successful SIGMA modular building
strategy, as a sequel to the earlier built four SIGMA Corvettes for
TNI AL. This means that modules of the frigate will be built in Europe
as well as locally at PT PAL in Surabaya Indonesia. The assembly and
trials of SIGMA PKR 10514 will take place in and from Surabaya, Indonesia.
SIGMA__9113: SIGMA class Corvette
displacing 1,700 tonnes for 90 meters in length. Four vessels in use
with the Indonesian Navy (TNI-AL).
SIGMA class Frigate displacing 1,950 tonnes for 98 meters in length.
Two vessels in use with the Royal Morrocan Navy.
10513: SIGMA class Frigate displacing 2,185 tonnes for 105 meters
in length. One vessel in use with the Royal Morrocan Navy.