Vectis Marine Design

We deliver excellent design solutions to meet challenging and complex requirements.

Established in 2008

Vectis Marine Design was established in 2008 by Andrew Humphries and John Fox-Robinson, both experienced naval architects and engineers who have spent their entire careers in the marine industry.

Since 2008, Vectis has developed an enviable portfolio of successful designs and projects and has become established as a leading marine consultancy for specialist vessels and high speed craft for commercial, professional and military operation. We have delivered the designs of numerous vessels that are in service with operators that include the UK Ministry of Defence, the French DGA, the German Navy, Finnish Border Guard, UAE Coastguard, Turkish Coastguard, the International Atomic Enegry Agency and many others.

In 2021, after a highly successful relationship spanning more than 12 years, Vectis become part of Zodiac Milpro Group, the global leader for military and professional RIBs and Inflatables.

Vectis continues to design boats for Zodiac Milpro, but also continues to support numerous other ship and boat builders, operators and maintainers globally.

Our team

Highly skilled naval architects and experienced mechanical, structural, and design engineers.

Our team at Vectis Marine Design is composed of highly skilled naval architects and experienced mechanical, structural, and design engineers. Each member brings a deep-seated passion for ship and boat design, construction, and operation. We are dedicated to delivering outstanding solutions that effectively address complex and challenging requirements.

Mastering Complex Marine Challenges

We understand complex and challenging requirements and develop innovative, practical and high quality solutions to meet them.

Whether a new vessel or a conversion, for commercial, professional or military service, we have the experience and capability to rapidly understand what is required, identify the constraints and inter-dependancies and to develop innovative and cost-effective solutions.


The choice of Professionals