Pelagic Design was started in 2011 by Andy Bennett and Daniel Davy and is based in the busy port of Falmouth in the UK.

Andy Bennett
Dan Davy

We share a common background in naval architecture and together we have 45 years of experience in the marine industry. Our aim is to combine our knowledge of naval architecture and structural engineering to offer a wide range of design and engineering services to the marine industry.

Andy Bennett

Studied naval architecture at Southampton University and has gone on to specialise in structural design for marine and other environments. Key experience includes:

  • Structural design engineer, Bennett Engineering Design
  • Chief structural engineer, BMT Nigel Gee
  • Structural design engineer, CETEC
  • Structural engineer, Vosper Thornycroft.

Daniel Davy

Studied naval architecture at Southampton University and has remained a specialist in this field concentrating on small craft design. Key experience includes:

  • Freelance naval architect, UK & overseas clients
  • Naval architect, Nigel Irens Design
  • Naval architect & Project manager, BMT Nigel Gee

Who We Work With

As our company name reveals we are happy to work on any marine project and have already worked with ship/boatyards, designers and consultants, offshore and renewables companies. Our clients are based in the UK, Europe and worldwide.

pelagic (pɛˈlædʒɪk)

adjective of or relating to the open sea (of marine life) living or occurring in the upper waters of open sea via Latin from Greek pelagikos, from pelagios ‘of the sea’ (from pelagos ‘level surface of the sea’)