DESIGNING TO DELIVER
Macduff Ship Design Ltd are proven industry leaders in the Naval Architecture and Marine Survey sectors, having worked for more than 25 years with owners, operators and shipyards globally. Our capable team of sector specialists in fishing vessels, workboats, tugs and pilot vessels are committed to delivering services to our client’s full range of bespoke requirements. From our base in Macduff in Scotland, UK – at the heart of the UK aquaculture and fishing sectors, we are ideally located to provide a high-quality service to these sectors. We look forward to delivering your design.
At Macduff Ship Design Ltd, we offer a comprehensive range of professional and technical Naval Architecture and Consultancy services to the commercial marine and fishing industries for both new and existing vessels.
Macduff has designed more than 200 vessels that are currently in operation. Vessels from 6m to 50m are seen globally in numerous forms: work boats, tugs, fishing vessels, ferries, pilot boats, patrol boats, dredgers, research vessels and multipurpose vessels.
We offer a wide range of survey work for our clients, from general condition or valuation surveys right through to our specialisation in stability, including inclining and lightship checks. Whatever your need, whether it is an annual workboat code survey or an inspection for insurance purposes, we will strive to deliver a high-quality and professional service from the initial client meeting to production of the final report. Our surveys cover vessels in the commercial fishing, aquaculture and general workboat sectors through to the yachting and leisure industry. Find out here about the services we offer.
The pair-seiner 'Crystal River' FR 178 was transported to the slipway at low tide using specialist low loader units. With the low loaders removed, 6 hours and a large spring tide later, she was towed to her fitting-out berth to complete the final works. At the same...