Q-West Boat Builders New Zealand

Aniolam Express - built to scarper

The 13m 'Aniolam Express' is designed by Teknicraft Design Limited as a foil assisted passenger catamaran that will operate from the main workers' villages on Komos 57nm, Kavieng 76nm, Namatanai 41nm and the mine site at Londolovit on Lihir Island, Papua New Guinea.  Designed to carry 24 passengers and two crew as well as 1500kg of stores, the vessel is essentially a fast bus to bring Newcrest Mining employees to work and home every day.