NEWSLETTER ISSUE 1. MAY 2010
Construction has commenced on the latest Sea Speed 18.2 M Whale Watching Boat destined for operation in Port Macquarie. The vessel is currently under construction at Marine Engineering Consultants P/L on the Gold Coast and is expected to be completed this August. Click here to see more information about this vessel.
Another successfully Sea Speed design for the Queensland tourist industry is this 12 Metre aluminium Coral Viewer. The design was supplied in kit form and built in Gladstone by Blase Boatbuilders, the vessel carries up to 44 passengers and allows for viewing of the underwater reefs without getting wet.
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The latest Sea Speed 33m passenger catamaran design built in China and has been launched eSept 2009. Preliminary Sea trials have shown good results. More information to follow.
"Ba Fang" is a Sea Speed 36m catamaran design built in China and was delivered in April 2009. This fuel efficient new high-speed catamaran ferry has proven to be a good solution for low cost operation with very low fuel burn. The loaded speed is over 27 knots which is very good considering she is only powered by twin MTU 16v2000 engines (1040 kw each). A comfortable ride is achieved with the Sea Speed deep vee hulls also low vibration and the noise level are demonstrated on the main deck with readings of under 65dba. This passenger space lay-out accommodates 194 Passengers on the main deck and 37 vip on the upper deck plus a private VIP room and 1 x 2 berth and 1 x 4 berth crew cabins.
Sea Speed Pty Ltd. P.O. BOX 773, Aspley 4034, Brisbane, Australia.
Phone 61 7 3862 9988 Mobile 0417 770 769