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FREMM - Multi Mission FrIgates

Fregate Europee Multi-Missione - Frégate Européenne Multi-Missions

The FREMM Programme is the most ambitious and innovative European naval defence project. These multirole Frigates, designed to meet the through life requirements of the French and Italian navies in a changing environment, will set new standards for design and build costs.

The management of the development, production and initial In-Service Support phases of this important naval Programme was assigned to OCCAR in 2005. The FREMM programme consists of the construction of of 18 ships: 8 for France, 10 for Italy.
The FREMM will be built in Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASM/ASW), Anti-Air Warfare (FREDA) and General Purpose (GP) versions. 
The first FREMM was delivered in 2012 and the objective of contractual delivery is 2022 for the whole 18 frigates. 


FREMM Participating States

French FREMM Technical Information

Overall length 142 m
Width 20 m
Displacement 6000 tonnes
Maximum speed 27 knots
Crew 100-120 people
Accommodation 145 men and women
Range 6000 NM

Italian FREMM Technical Information

Overall length 144 m
Width 20 m
Displacement 6700 tonnes
Maximum speed 27 knots
Crew 145 people
Accommodation Up to 200 men and women
Range 6000 NM
For further information about the FREMM Programme, please contact the Programme Division or the Prime Contractor.