We aim to be the ship designer of choice for sustainable, client-tailored solutions.

Meet Vard Marine

Vard Marine is a consulting naval architecture and marine engineering company with our headquarters located in Vancouver, BC.  Our satellite offices are located in Ottawa, ON; Houston, TX; Vũng Tàu, Vietnam; and Gdańsk, Poland.  The company offers professional ship design, engineering, and shipbuilding technology services to our clients. When we design advanced offshore and specialized vessels, we focus on long term relationships and close cooperation with both ship builders and ship owners.

Vard Marine provides high quality technical support, innovative vessel designs, and new technology applications, including successful European ship design, production and shipbuilding business practices, to the marine community in North America and to selected international markets.

built on trust

Used by companies and agencies worldwide

"We continue to enjoy a good working relationship. Ron Pearson and his team deliver on promises and we look forward to entrusting more engineering projects to Vard Marine. Always,..."

Tim Clerc,Seacor

Used by companies and agencies worldwide

"Working with Vard Marine in Vancouver and Houston has been a rewarding experience as we have found their group to be very knowledgeable, willing to listen to their customer’s..."

Ken Munroe,Eastern Shipbuilding Group

Used by companies and agencies worldwide

"The Project Team is very satisfied with the Design Package and the way this project was handled by Vard Marine. Thanks to you and to your dedicated team for..."

Patrick Scalabrini,PWGSC

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A Range Of Worldwide Services

​Vard Marine’s experienced naval architects and engineers deliver a wide range of design services – from advanced analysis systems to full scale sea trials. The result is our proven design portfolio – vessels with high mission effectiveness, efficient construction and superior operability. You’ll find them safely plying rugged waters worldwide, proudly owned by satisfied Vard Marine clients.

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In The News

SSI Selected as Preferred Supplier by Vard Marine for Shipbuilding Digital Transformation

Derek Buxton, Vice President Business Development, Vard Marine, welcomes David Males, Director of Business Development, SSI, to Team VigilanceAt CANSEC 2023, Vard Marine Inc.... Read More

Vard Marine Inc. Welcomes IDS North America Ltd. into the Team Vigilance Preferred Suppliers Program

Left: Wade Carson, CEO, Vard Marine; Right: Sarah Bardelli, CEO, IDS North America Ltd.At CANSEC 2023, Vard Marine Inc. (VARD), a Fincantieri company, proudly... Read More

Vard Marine Inc. Welcomes Thordon Bearings Inc. into the Team Vigilance Preferred Suppliers Program

Vard Marine Welcomes Thordon Bearings to Team Vigilance Preferred Suppliers ProgramAt CANSEC 2023, Vard Marine Inc. (VARD), a Fincantieri company, proudly launched VIGILANCE as... Read More

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