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

Technical Investigations

We conduct technical investigations on behalf of clients, and we can serve as an Expert Witness when required. 

Investigations typically relate to a the following aspects of small craft design and operation:

  • Structural Failures
  • System Failures
  • Operational Incidents and Accidents
  • Intact and Damaged Stability
  • Boat Performance
  • Sea-keeping Performance