Vectis Marine Design
Independent Marine Design Consultancy
Call : +44 (0) 1489 807 270


Vectis wins 3 years contract to support ferries in Northern Ireland

In June 2019, Vectis was awarded a 3 year contract by the Department for Infrastructure, Northern Ireland to provide technical support to government-owned ferries in the province. The ferries include vehicle and passenger ferries and the award follows support provided to the DfI by Vectis over several years via the previous contract holder.


Tel: +44 (0) 1489 807 270

Welcome to Vectis Marine Design

An independent marine consultancy focussed on the design and technical support of specialist vessels and small craft.

We specialise in the design and support of complex vessels including high speed, weight critical and sophisticated vessels to meet challenging and unusual requirements.  These include craft for military, professional and specialist commercial applications. We also provide exhaust gas emission reduction solutions and electric propulsion feasibility and integration studies for new and existing vessels.

Our portfolio includes:

  • Fast Patrol Boats
  • RIBs
  • Special Forces Craft
  • Fast Rescue Craft
  • Ferries
  • Humanitarian Vessels
  • Other Specialist Vessels

In advanced composites, GRP, aluminium and steel.

We work with prime contractors, ship and boat builders, vessel operators and government agencies.  We have proven experience of designing successful boats for the UK Ministry of Defence and military, professional and commercial vessel operators worldwide.