Lateral Naval Architects provides complete engineering expertise to the superyacht industry, from project conception to delivery. Our core competence is engineering, but our unique focus is on meaningful innovation to enable superyachts that meet the demands of today’s owners.
We combine adventurous thinking and engineering excellence to transform exceptional ideas into achievable reality.
Our creative engineering team, drawing on sixty years of experience across various sectors of the shipbuilding industry, works closely with a wide range of clients including some of the world’s top designers and superyacht builders.
We ask new questions-because we’re inquisitive and because we realise that it’s often the question that drives the answer.
We are adventurous thinkers.
We are experienced doers.
We combine inquisitiveness, with a depth and breadth of experience.
We cross-fertilise, adapt and adopt ideas and technology to provide new superyacht solutions, enabling exceptional, achievable concepts through meaningful innovation.
Feadship’s Pier Posthuma de Boer and Giedo Loeff discuss the pathways to the decarbonisation of the existing superyacht fleet…
Megan Hickling, TSG’s new Sustainability Editor, argues that the superyacht industry should be taking major initiatives that can actually be measured…
The Turkish boatbuilder has announced the official launch of ARES Yachts at the Monaco Yacht Show 2023…
Dickie Bannenberg calls for a standardised industry document that contains guiding sustainability principles for every yacht designer…
The tides are turning on what owners want from their yachts, and as an industry, it’s up to us to keep one step ahead…
Lateral Naval Architects explains how a bold new concept developed with Oceanco hopes to bring carbon neutrality to the 90-metre-plus sector…
Lateral Naval Architects teamed up with Bannenberg & Rowell to develop a new 48m design called ‘Spitfire’