Port Services

  • The "Kawatiri" has in recent years undertaken regular work at Nelson, and has also performed work at Greymouth, Wellington and Gisborne. 

Please contact us for any queries regarding the Dredge. 

Kawatiri Specifications
Trailing Suction + Grab
Twin Screw
Length 55m
915 Gross Tons
Bow Thruster 200 BHP
Hopper Capacity 635m3
Dredging Depth 10.5m CD, Grab Depth 15m CD
Loaded Draft 4.1m

  • Multi-purpose vessel – tug/pilot “Bob Gower”
  • Berthing for fishing and leisure vessels.  
  • Fresh water, power, and waste oil are available.  Please click here for the Westport Harbour Information pack.
  • Coal shipping and storage facilities
  • Crew and stores transfers
  • 20,000 sqm storage area
  • Terms & Conditions 
  • Fees and charges