Vripack is a professional design, engineering, naval architecture and brokerage firm that handles all aspects of the yacht building process. The Dutch-based company was established in 1961 and today counts many renowned international yards as its clients and works alongside other leading marine designers.
Vripack began as a dedicated company combining the design and sale of yachts and now serves its clients by performing a number of services including design, construction, plate extensions, nesting, systems, interiors, new construction management, brokerage, registration and class, and VAT mitigation.
The first of Vripack’s flagship Doggersbank motor yachts was launched in 1968 and the range has since grown to include a fleet of over 500 in a multitude of different versions.
Vripack is headquartered in Sneek located in the north of the Netherlands but also has an office in New York.
Working in this function sees Vripack handle both interior and exterior styling sketches, 3D exterior design, 3D interior design and decoration, and general arrangement.
This area of the company sees the experienced staff not only take part in the hydronamic research and specifications and drawings of a project, but also in facilitating concept and hull form development, design work, and consulting, documentation and follow-up disciplines.
Using state-of-the-art software, Vripack offers client services related to 3D modelling and fairing; construction design; outfitting design; and shipkit development.
Besides the firm’s naval architecture and design services, it also acts as a brokerage agent for the sale of superyachts.