|DESCRIPTION:||15m Alloy Search & Rescue Cat|
|LENGTH:||15.15m (49ft 8in)|
|LOCATION:||Auckland, New Zealand|
15.15m S.A.R/Patrol High-Speed Catamaran designed as a dedicated Multi Mission SAR Vessel by Teknicraft Design and built 2015 by Q-West Boat Builders in Whanganui, New Zealand to Maritime New Zealand survey. Powered by twin Scania Marine diesel engines, developing a total of 1030 kW which drive twin Hamilton water-jets and providing a top speed of 40 knots and an economical cruise of 27 knots.
The vessel features an adjustable lift foil between the hulls and is well equipped with an extensive array of electronics. Four cabins located in the vessels hull can accommodate up to 6 persons. Vessel can be utilised in a variety roles including S.A.R, Customs Patrol, Police Patrol or re-configured as a High Speed Crew Transfer Vessel.