Construction starts on net cleaning boat for NZ operator

Photo: Southern Ocean Solutions

Construction has begun on a new support workboat slated for aquaculture operator New Zealand King Salmon.

The catamaran craft will have a length of 18 metres and will be used principally as a net cleaning vessel for offshore conditions.

Design work for the vessel was provided by Australian naval architects Southern Ocean Solutions.

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