Safehaven Marine are designers and builders of FRP Pilot boats, Patrol boats, Crew transfer vessels, Hydrographic survey catamarans, Naval & Military craft and unique custom private motor yachts. All our vessels are built to the highest standards of strength & engineering and are renowned world wide for their exceptional sea-keeping abilities, we set a new World long range speed record in 2017 with our own vessel and crew. Established in 1996 we have built over 138 vessels supplied to 27 countries worldwide with over 40 pilot vessels in operation globally, and have become leaders in our field.

Based in Youghal, Co Cork Ireland, Safehaven manufacture our vessels from two modern factories, with all design work carried out in house, and built with our own experienced team of engineers, carpenters, electricians, shipwrights and laminators.


Always at the forefront of new technology and designs we continuously develop our range and push the frontiers of design: In 2020 we aim to set a UIM Transatlantic World record with our unique (patent applied for) new 22m high speed vessel XSV20



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June 30, 2018

HMS Magpie was formally commissioned in her naming ceremony at Devenport this week.  HMS Magpie is a Wildcat 60, 18m catamaran designed and built by Safehaven Marine in Co Cork, Ireland under contract to ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK (AEUK).

Construction commenced in April 2017 in a contract to supply the largest vessel of the UK Ministry of Defence’ new Sea Class Workboats programme for 38 boats, awarded to prime contractor, AEUK.

HMS Magpie was launched on schedule in March 2018 and underwent extensive sea trials by Safeha...

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