Q-West Boat Builders Ltd aspire to be New Zealand's pre-eminent boat builder, crafting all manner of pleasure craft, catamarans, fishing and charter craft, monohulls, ferries, high speed craft, and work boats to world-class standards.
ServicesQ-West has a proven record in steel and aluminium marine construction. We offer a quality driven service range which includes:
- Design and development- Design co-ordination- Construction- Repairs and maintenance- Re-fit and fit-out- Shipwriting- Project Management- Technical and servicing backup- Marine Consulting
FacilitiesThe facilities at Q-West are purpose built for the construction of aluminium vessels. Over the years Q-West has developed and obtained specific fabrication equipment.
- Three workshops capable of fabricating vessels of up to 40 metres- 200 tonne capacity slipway- Modern machine shop including brake press, pipe rolling equipment, guillotine, drills, lathes- MIG welding (including pulse technology), steel, stainless steel and aluminium alloys- TIG welding of stainless steel and aluminium alloys- 4 x 5 tonne overhead gantry- Test equipment for hydraulics, electronic, welding- T.Q.M. - Computer Aided Design capabilities- Established team of professional qualified boat builders and engineers.
You can view our current builds, and completed vessels by viewing our website.