|Water Witch Marine and Engineering Co. Ltd|
|2-6 Lightbody St., Liverpool, L5 9UZ, UK|
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Liverpool Merseyside UK
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Multi-purpose, shallow-draft, stable craft which offers a stable working platform with unique range of optional pods for load carrying, litter collection, weed cutting, buoy inspection, oil spill response.
Ideal for use as a safety boat, diving support vessel, mobile platform and general workhorse.
Manufactured from certified 4mm 5083 marine grade aluminium for low maintenance, durability and strength.
Deck plates (13 sq meters), safety rails and operator's seat are all removable in seconds for maximum flexibility.
NEW - fold-down aluminium wheelhouse for navigating under low bridges.
Road transportable, with integral lifting lugs for easy lift-in and road trailer available. Ships economically in a 20ft/40ft container.
We build road trailers to suit - fully approved VOSA Category 02 heavy duty twin axle chasis.
Hulls available from 6m-9m with flexible deck configurations, for hire or sale. Contact builders, Liverpool Water Witch, for more information on price and availability.
|Vessel type:||General Purpose Craft|
|Builder:||Water Witch Workboats|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||Four Stroke High Thrust|
|Fuel type:||Petrol (Gas)|
|Length over all:||6m|
|Fuel capacity:||25 Gallons|
The Buddy has been extensively tested using Yamaha four-stroke motors designed specifically for displacement boats.
We supply the top of the range high thrust Yamaha engines with dual thrust propellers for excellent manouvrability and an integrated Yamaha controls and accessories package to provide a top quality installation.
NEW - Electric motor option now available.
This versatile catamaran features a unique interchangeable pod system for a range of tasks. It features a large, open deck space for storage or mounting of equipment, a safe crew working area and good cargo carrying capacity - up to 1.5 tonnes.
The hulls are built from high quality certified 4mm marine grade aluminium which does not rot, require paining, is virtually maintenance free and is extremely tough and durable (30% longer lifespan than glassfibre and very high residual value).
Flexible deck and hull configurations are offered to maximum versatility. Removable seats, consoles and sun canopies are available.
The Buddy is designed to be effcient and cheap to operate, with no complex hydraulics or equipment to maintain.
Litter Collection Basket
Oil Spill Response Pod
Removable Weed Cutter
A Frame for mooring inspection
Mobile Tank/Pump Out
The litter collection system consists of a removable collection basket with a non-return gate, ready for lifting and tipping without any manual handling.
Deck plates can be positioned even when the litter collection basekt is working, keeping unsightly litter concealed and providing a stable working platform.
Handrails are strong but lightweight, designed to lift off in a matter of seconds very versatility.
We offer a wide range of optional equipment, including navigation lights, search light and horn. All safety equipment relevant to area of operation or local regulations can be supplied (including SVC and other international standards).
The Buddy is supplied with a full stability booklet. We meet requirements of the UK Code of Practice for Small Commercial Vessels Category 6. Safety equipment appropriate to area of operation.
Note: Indicated location is approximate general area only.