SILVER YACHTS is a builder of custom, high performance aluminium vessels. We work hand in hand with the world-renowned naval architect and designer, Espen Øino, and offer our clients complete boat building services from the initial design sketches to construction and delivery. We take a very straightforward approach to buildings boats, committing ourselves to traditional values of craftsmanship, proven technologies and the finest equipment and fittings. We take pride in being a pioneer among our peers in Asia in the application of European yacht building standards, from our production process design, 3D modeling, engineering, hull and superstructure fabrication, fit-out to final sea trials.
World-renowned naval architect and designer Espen Øino has played an instrumental role in the realisation of the Silver fleet. Known for his award winning designs, he is one of the superyacht industry's visionaries, and his partnership with the forward-thinking SILVER YACHTS team is a perfect fit. Norwegian-born Øino has worked with SILVER YACHTS since operations commenced in May 2003, and helped create the unique designs for which SILVER YACHTS is now so widely known.
SILVER YACHTS operates an out of the world-class Australian marine complex (AMC) hub in Fremantle, Western Australia. An impressive team of over 150 progressive and highly qualified professionals work in unison, with every step of the production process housed under one roof. Built in 2005, SILVER YACHTS' state-of-the-art shipyard facilities cover over 6,000 sqm and are home to two building halls, a fit-out hall, an interiors division, design offices and workshop spaces.
In 2018, SILVER YACHTS opens the China facility with the creation of a sister company SILVER YACHTS (JIANGMEN) Co., Ltd. The new facilities are located in Jiangmen, Guangdong Province, People's Republic of China. With over 8,000 m2 the facilities have the space, structures, machinery, arrangement and access to meet the requirement for construction of vessel over 100m and 2000 tons.
ROD DAVIES – Chief Operating Officer of SILVER YACHTS Jiangmen shipyard, with experience of over 35 years in shipbuilding and luxury yacht industries. He possesses abundant career experiences in Australia, United Kingdom, America and Singapore, and instilled extensive skills and knowledge in all aspects of vessel design and manufacture, shipyard management and overall operations. Joining SILVER YACHTS in 2018, Mr. Davies brings to the company strong capabilities in aluminium yacht design & construction. He has laid a solid foundation for Jiangmen shipyard's future development with his advanced operation philosophy and management experience.