Bristol Harbor Group, Inc. has designed many recreational vessels ranging from 18 foot center console powerboats to 48 foot sloops and a 115 foot trideck megayacht. Our love for recreational vessels drives the majority of Bristol Harbor Group, Inc.’s naval architects to boat and sail recreationally.
Our recreational vessel design experience focuses on production powerboats, and specific experience includes 20 foot center consoles, 30 foot cruisers, 40 foot displacement trawlers and 50 foot express trawlers. Bristol Harbor Group, Inc. designs are currently built in Asia, Canada, and the United States.
The majority of our pleasure boat experience focuses on 18 foot to 25 foot center console powerboats including the Bristol Harbor Boats bristolharborboats.com line. However, we have also designed many production trawlers, including several for both the Kadey Krogen and Krogen Express lines. Most recently we completed the detail design for the Kadey Krogen 52 kadeykrogen.com Additionally, we have completed detail design for several yachts, including a 65 foot power catamaran, a 90 foot motor yacht, and a 36 foot sloop.
Bristol Harbor Group, Inc. has also developed conceptual designs for mega-yachts between 90 feet and 115 feet in length, and sailboats from 28 feet to 60 feet. Further, we have been involved in multiple recreational vessel consulting projects. From production powerboat stability, to planing hull performance prediction, to keel and rudder design, no task is too large or too small for our naval architects and marine engineers.