16 March 2013 • Workboats

Maketu Coastguard have new boat

The Maketu Coastguard unit has taken delivery of their new Robson 11m vessel. Alloy Cats Ltd received a basic hull and cabin shell to modify and completed the fit out, painting and engine installations. The vessel is powered by twin 440hp Yanmar diesels through Hamilton jets, and has a top speed of around 38 knots….

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30 December 2012 • Workboats

Kingfishercat 1150 is new passenger ferry in Tauranga

In October this Kingfishercat 1150 was launched for a Tauranga client. The powercat is configured for transporting passengers across the harbour and out to out lying islands. The powercat comfortably seats 24 inside with a further 10 in the cockpit area. Power is by twin 300hp Yamaha outboards and with a top speed of 40…

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17 November 2012 • Workboats

New Coastguard vessel for Waihi Beach launched

This 9.5m Naiad designed RHIB rescue boat was delivered to the Waihi Beach Coastguard in December. Gallagher Rescue, as the boat is named, was a 7 month project for Alloy Cats Ltd. It is powered by twin 250hp Yamaha 4 stroke outboards and is capable of speeds in excess of 45 knots. The outboards are…

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30 September 2012 • Workboats

New crayfishing boat for BOP

Alloy Cats launched this Tim Barnett designed 14m crayboat in September, 2012. Powered by twin 370hp  Yanmars through Italian Costoldi jets, the vessel will operate out of the Kaituna Cut south of Mt Maunganui.

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17 July 2012 • Company News

Fish City dinghies sell like hot cakes!

In collaboration with Ross Christenson of Fish City (Hamilton and Auckland), Kingfisher Boats and Alloy Cats designer Kim Bertelsen has so far designed 4 models of the FC range of trailer boats. The boats are router cut in our Alloy Cats Mt Maunganui factory and assembled and welded by our staff. By Christmas 2012 we will have…

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