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Pelagic Design Ltd  was started in 2011 by Andy Bennett and Daniel Davy and is based in the busy port of Falmouth in the UK. We share a common background in naval architecture and together have 60 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, CEng, MRINA.   Studied naval architecture at Southampton University and now specialises in structural design for marine and other sectors. 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, CEng, MRINA.   Studied naval architecture at Southampton University and remains active in this field, with a focus 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

  • Naval architect, MacAlister Elliott & Partners

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)   -   of or relating to the open sea

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