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CTruk designs and builds a range of high-speed marine craft at its shipyard in Essex, including its proven offshore multipurpose catamarans and SWATHs.

Our boats can be customised to perform any job that requires a reliable, safe, comfortable and fast offshore workboat.

CTruk has achieved the British Standards Institute’s internationally recognised ISO 9001:2008 and currently transitioning to the new ISO9001:2015 standard.  Demonstrating our commitment to customer service and quality establishing CTruk as one of the leaders in its field and demonstrating our commitment to quality and customer service. 

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The CTruk Story

In 2010, CTruk’s founding team set out to create a versatile new type of offshore wind farm support boat that would become the benchmark in this growing sector. The CTruk MPC19 was born later that same year, shortly followed by a second vessel, CTruk Alliance, in October 2011. This pioneering catamaran featured CTruk’s patented flexible deck pod system and was built using vacuum resin infusion composite - two innovative approaches to design and construction that have helped make today’s 30-strong fleet safer, faster, better and more cost-effective.

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Our clients


Our clients determine what we do and how we do it. Each individual commission is based on a firm grasp of that client’s operational needs. We tailor our proven designs and technologies to generate a safe, fast and efficient vessel that satisfies the immediate requirements of the job. However, with industry-leading flexibility on every platform, each CTruk vessel is also primed to take on fresh roles in the future. By providing what our clients need, both in the short and the long term, we enjoy well-established relationships and enviable rates of repeat custom. 

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Innovation in design and build

CTruk’s success is based on an innovative approach to design and build. It follows from the application of our motto: better, safer, faster, more cost-effective; and it follows from our quest for pioneering solutions, tailored specifically to the challenges of our clients.

Our patented interchangeable deck pod system is just one of these solutions. Developed to address a need for versatility in the offshore wind farm support sector, this breakthrough technology enables operators to change a vessel’s layout to suit different tasks within a matter of hours. Operating experience in the field is also fed directly back into the design of our vessels, enabling a dynamic cycle of input and innovation that keeps our approach fresh and relevant.

In addition to making our boats up to 40% lighter, our cutting-edge vacuum infusion process and modular techniques produce smoother, more efficient hull shapes than those of aluminium workboats – which means better fuel efficiency and reduced build times.

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