Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue are seeking quotations from Suppliers to supply 2 x Whaley 435 Rotomoulded Boats for operational use by Firefighters within the County of Lincolnshire.
A full Equipment Evaluation process was completed and coordinated by LFR’s Water Incident/Training Manager identifying the make, model and additional equipment requirements required to meet the Service’s operational need.
NB Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue’s Evaluation process includes an “Equipment Suitability Assessment” and takes into account areas such as Health and Safety implications, training, skills, qualifications, deployment time, stowage and capacity. A comparative analysis conducted and performance requirements relating to operational use were considered.
Specifications Whaly 435
Material: Rotational Moulded Polyethylene
(100% recyclable), UV Stabilized, double skin
hull, made in one piece.
Length: 4,35 mtr.
Width: 1,73 mtr.
Height: 0,81 mtr.
Stern height: 0,51 mtr.
Weight: 165 Kg
Max. persons: CE cat. D 12 persons, cat C 8 persons
Max. load: CE cat. D 910 Kg, cat C 690 Kg
(distributed, including motor)
Max. outboard: 30 HP (22 Kw)
Red Grey (mix)
• Customer Logos
• Extra handles and fittings can be supplied to suit individual
• Flexi Fuel Tank
Additional compulsory safety equipment required for each vessel:
• Anchor, Chain and line
• Fire extinguisher
• First aid kit
• Paddles or oars
• Spare parts kit
Quotations are also requested for the following recommended safety equipment:
• Blunt ended knife
• Boat hook
• Compass or GPS
• Maps and charts
• Mooring lines
• Small bolt cutters
• Throw bag rope
• Tow bridle
2 x Boat Trailers as recommended
Potential suppliers should contact : Darren Stones
01522 560900 / 07810 502416
This is a quotation process, and is not being run by Ocurem. Deadline is 30th September 2011.