For more information:
RD 2, Waihi
Tel +64 7 863 3332
As designer, as builder, as sailor and as one of the most innovative of the very small band of men who can claim to have played an important pioneering roll in the development of the modern multihull, Derek Kelsall offers experience and style along with very effective and original ideas.
Kelsall Catamarans design company was established in Cornwall, United Kingdom in 1965. Operated boat building company alongside the design company for 20 years, producing a wide range of craft, all based on the use of PVC foam and the expertise in using it. Three projects by this company were the largest of type at the time. Kelsall CatamaransThe company has operated continuously since, moving to New Zealand in 1998.
Kelsall Catamarans can supply either a standard design from extensive range of power, sailing, racing and commercial boats, or a custom design to suit.