Norson design

A maritime
consultancy company

Welcome we are Norson

Our company has more than 30 years of experience in the marine industry. We provide design, engineering, and program management consulting services for yachts, military vessels, leisure boats, and workboats. Emphasis is related to project management, advanced naval architecture, and production engineering. Optimized hull designs, structural engineering solutions, and powering systems maintain a strong presence in our skill sets together with our ongoing management consultancy works. We deliver unparalleled advantages from decades of experience and are able to support all types of vessels and clients; from record-setting high-speed race boats to mega yachts and commercial cruise lines. Contact us now for one-on-one discussions to advance your projects from first concept to design package delivery and through to build completion.

Key Disciplines

Thanks for choosing us. We are proud to work together putting our creativity, varied experience, and competences into each project from a preliminary concept to a fully functioning vessel. With a focus in high-performance marine craft design, marine engineering, and all attributes of project management we are able to support clients within our four key disciplines.

Naval Architecture

Vessel design and engineering from covering all marine sectors. Hull development through CFD optimizations, structural modelling and FEA, drawing packages, and class approvals. Preliminary concepts, stylings, stability studies, performance predictions are available upon request. We have finalized designs and builds up to 140m and up to 150 mph.

Project Management

Consultancy services providing experienced hands on production and project management experts to run or assist in any build program large or small, with a key emphasis on team efficiency, build strategy planning, and tracking.

Research & Development

Liaisons with institutes, industry partners and scholastic bodies to push the boundaries of traditional marine design, construction, and management disciplines. By consistently evolving with new technology integrations and test programmes we aim to propel the marine industry into a position comparable to the other main transportation sectors.


Covering a wide range of attributes. Training has been realised for crews, maintenance staff, logistics teams, and operational support. High speed operations are our noted expertise, however training also includes project management, planning, production logic and build strategy support as well as QAQC.

Some Interisting Facts

Our team provides turn key innovative solutions from concept to realization. A plethora of diverse projects have enhanced our portfolio and driven us to lead in cutting edge consultancy services. At the heart of each program lies a disciplined hands on adherence to production and operational excellence. We are not only dedicated designers and engineers but builders, managers, trainers, and operators as well. Our partners and clients remain our source of inspiration project after project.


Managed projects


Our latest News

60ft High Speed Trimaran

The second variant to the successful 58ft trimaran is underway with hull design and verification completed utilizing multiple CFD studies and empirical test data comparisons. Speeds of over 50 knots will be sustained.

Marine 48ft Centre Console Stepped Hull 2021

Full naval architecture and production drawings for this epoxy eglass/carbon constructed fishing cruiser. Vessel delivered on specification to client achieving speeds over 60 knots. Performance and handling achieving strong praise from client, builder, and mercury marine. See testimonials.


Full hull and propulsion design package including multiple CFD optimizations for this 80 knot RIB platform. Vessel has undertaken multiple offshore operations as well as endurance programs. It utilizes Ophardt’s robotic aluminium construction methods together with innovative step and planning

Where to Find us

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