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January 26 2018 was International Customs Day, and was considered a suitable day for Q-West Boat Builders to officially handover to New Zealand Customs Service their newest vessel the 18.6 metre Teknicraft-designed Hawk V.
High-Speed Survey Vessel from Q-West.
The Royal New Zealand Coastguard Federation maintains a volunteer rescue and training infrastructure around the coast of New Zealand.
This 12m waterjet-propelled vessel is designed as a rapid response emergency command vessel.
New Zealand’s largest, fastest, newest fast ferry – proudly built in Wanganui. Take a stem-to-stern look over the latest addition to the Fullers Auckland commuter fleet.
New Zealand-based boat builder Q-West has recently delivered the aluminium pilot boat ‘Mikotahi’ to the Port of Taranaki, situated on the West Coast of New Zealand’s North Island.
In the specialised field of pilot transfer vessels, Port Taranaki’s new launch Mikotahi stands out.
Everything’s shipshape as far as Port Taranaki’s new pilot boat is concerned.
In May 2013 Fullers awarded the contract to build it’s new Waiheke Island ferry to a Whanganui-based boat yard, Q-West.
When the Australian Victoria Water Police were looking for a new patrol craft for the Gippsland Ports the management committee identified the Teknicraft catamaran as providing the best features and performance for their operations.
Fresh ferries for New Zealand