NZ MARINE NEWS
Naiad’s big plans for New Zealand
When Naiad founder Steve Schmidt retired last year, The Whiskey Project Group were quick to identify the opportunity to sustain and grow Naiad’s legacy.
PROFESSIONAL SKIPPER MAGAZINE
New Naiad for Tasman Bay area
Nelson Coastguard approached Naiad to discuss a new vessel. The unit’s members had trialled the Kaikoura Naiad and were keen to secure a ‘sister’ vessel for their extended operating area.
AUSTRALIAN DEFENCE MAGAZINE
51st FNQR to receive new Naiad support craft
Heralding a new maritime capability for the Regional Force Surveillance Group (RFSG) fleet, the 12.5m Naiad is designed for a number of mission sets, including boosting Army’s sovereign border protection activities in Far North Queensland.
Australian veteran owned business The Whiskey Project Group confirm the acquisition of Naiad, bolstering Australia and New Zealand’s maritime industrial capability and safeguarding sovereign supply chains.