MSQ - Replacement Tender

Request for quote on replacement 4m tender for Marine Safety QLD. This tender had previously been put to market with no responses received due to perceptions regarding NSCV standards and client requirements.

AXIS Contracting delivered the replacement vessel in Q4 of 2017 in full compliance with the tender specifications and MSQ Purchase Order requirements (including some extra services requested post completion involving engine run-in, lifting equipment, initial servicing and attended sea-trials).

Scope of works and the delivered solution is as follows;



This tender is for the supply of a 4m alloy v-nosed punt dinghy to replace the current vessel which is nearing end of useful life.


A 4m SeaJay alloy hull with bimini cover, 30HP 4-stroke outboard motor from Honda, brackets to suit transponder and antenna and all equipment and registration to 2D.


Option for galvanised steel trailer and winch, complete with QLD registration, LED lights and 7-pin flat electrical connection. 

AXIS role

AXIS was tasked with sourcing the quotes, organising delivery/testing and handover and submission of as-builts, survey certification and any SWMS/operating manuals.

The current vessel - a SeaRay 4.1m v-nosed punt named "MIDGE"

The current vessel - a SeaRay 4.1m v-nosed punt named "MIDGE"