Innovation, forward thinking designs and a skilled work force are just some of the elements behind the UK’s history of delivering industry leading superyacht tenders
Falcon Tenders specialises in building fully-custom yacht tenders for the discerning yacht owner. Hand-built by a team of skilled British craftspeople from its dedicated Hampshire facilities, each tender benefits from hybrid electric propulsion and the highest level of finish. To meet the growing demand for sustainable, design-forward tenders, Falcon Tenders collaborates with some of the top names in superyacht design, including Tim Heywood, David Weiss of Designova, Robert Armstrong of Thirty C and Michael Leach Design. Falcon Tenders has been in development for the past three years and have now launched two completely unique limousine tenders to the market designed by the prominent studio of Michael Leach Design. Falcon have further secured five signed contracts for some completely unique Closed Limousine, Open Guest and Solas yacht tenders. The latest 9.75m Limousine will be on display on Quai Antoinne 1er during the Monaco Yacht Show 2023, with the famous Miss Leblanc & Miss Wonderly on the water in Port Hercule by the stand – QA31.
The Twisted model range takes the best and makes it better by utilising an established, pedigree vessel design that has been class leading for several decades. They have then looked at every facet of the design to refine and hone each element and feature, creating a stunning, hand crafted range of vessels that has surpassing quality and performance within its class. From bow to stern their engineers have refined the performance, handling and onboard equipment to create an uncompromising experience. Not every improvement can be seen. But that doesn’t matter – because although you might not see it, you’ll begin to feel it the second you sit behind the helm. The S-Series craft has brought together the skill set of Twisted, and the award-winning design of Nordic boat builder; Axopar Boats, who are known for spearheading adventure boating around the world. The perfect collaboration. The best. Made better.
Compass Tenders have designed and built tenders for some of the world’s most iconic superyachts. Founded in 2004 by Richard Faulkner, the internationally renowned team have since built over 65 superyacht tenders and, in recognition of their innovative designs and exceptional build quality, Compass have been the winner of several industry awards. Particularly notable amongst their constructions are the four tenders for Lurssen’s 123m Al Lusail – including two 11.2m limousines – two 10m custom tenders for a 110m Feadship, a limousine and open tender for Oceanco’s 90m Dreamboat, two limousines for the 160m Blue, and their ‘Shadow Kitten’ catamaran which accompanies 68m support yacht Nebula. By ofering unparalleled design, build quality and finish, together with exceptional customer service, clients can specify their exacting requirements with confidence. Situated on the River Hamble, Compass employ a highly skilled and experienced workforce of over 70 people.
WILLIAMS JET TENDERS
Curiosity drew the team to boat building as it draws the customers to the ocean. This founding spirit continues to place innovation at the heart of the business. A story of game-changing passion, unrivalled expertise and craftsmanship. Compelled by a desire to explore, discover and challenge the boundaries of boat building, Williams Jet Tenders has been changing the game for over 25 years. In 2022 the company launched its 10,000th tender, a true testament to the dedication and innovation shown by the Williams team. Over the past 20 years, Williams Jet Tenders has expanded its product range to meet the demands of the world’s most famous boating brands. Today, Williams produces 14 diferent models across five distinct model ranges: TurboJet, DieselJet, SportJet, EvoJet and MiniJet, building over 950 boats per year. They are focused on creating unforgettable experiences for their customers, and a brighter future for the planet through cutting-edge technologies, materials and processes. Discover the range of luxury, high-performance jet tenders, and build it your way.
With 25 years’ experience of building beautiful bespoke craft for discerning clients that deliver on performance as well as aesthetic, they are a family-run business, a reputable brand and a growing company that is globally respected. With more than 100 employees, Cockwells are one of the most well- established tender builders in the industry. Pushing the boundaries of construction, electronics and engineering, they fuse advanced techniques and modern materials with ingenious design and exquisite craftsmanship to create unique tenders that perfectly complement your mothership, your distinctive personality and your lifestyle. Whatever your specifications, they will design and build the vessel to your precise requirements without compromise. With the ongoing investment in infrastructure and superyacht- standard facilities they keep ahead of the curve in terms of creative problem-solving so no build challenge is ever too great.