Q-West Boat Builders New Zealand

Refit of Westgate - 2009

Westgate is a 16.9m Pilot Boat.  Originally built in 1989, this vessel was not built by Q-West but underwent exterior and interior refurbishment at the Gilberd Street facility in 2009.

The scope of work included:

  • Exterior Painting
  • Interior Refit


Owners: Port Taranaki Ltd

LOA: 16.9m

Beam: 3.69m

Draft: 0.6m

Cruise Speed: 18 knots

Fuel Capacity: 2000 litres

Survey: MNZ, Part 40c, Restricted Coastal

Engines: 2 x Detroit 6V92, 410kw

Construction: RHIB, 60mm GRP Foam Sandwich Hull with Inflatable Pontoons

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