The new Teknicraft designed vessel was built by Q-West Boatbuilders and shipped to Australia following sea trials.

Length (OA): 14.8m (48.6ft)
Beam: 5.6m (18.4ft)
Draft: 0.8m (2.6ft)
Engines: 2 x Scania DI13 077M
Rating: 551kW (739bhp) @2300rpm
Propulsion: 2 x HamiltonJet HJ364
Speed: 28 knots (service), 36 knots (max)
Construction: Aluminium
Builder: Q-West Boat Builders

Following extensive research the Australian Victoria Water Police decided that a Teknicraft catamaran will provide the best features and performance for their operations.

The main role of the Water Police consist of law enforcement on the water, and search and rescue. They provide a 24-hour response service which patrols Port Phillip and Western Port bays and other waterways throughout Victoria including coastal, enclosed and inland waters.