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Welcome.

KND is the leading naval design architectural practice based in Cape Town, South Africa. Our goal is to realize an owner's expectations by exploring ideas and finding solutions that fuse emotive visual styling with high-performance hull design. Our mandate is to draw from our extensive naval design experience to create keenly responsive, high and medium performance yachts, motor boats and commercial vessels whose comfort and ease of handling are paramount.

Our in-house staff consist of naval architects, mechanical engineers, industrial designers who are responsible for the design, construction and repair of ships and boats including: tankers, cargo ships, passenger liners, ferries, high-speed craft, fishing boats, rescue boats, yachts and power boats.
KND is a member of:

Royal Institute of Naval Architects (UK)
Society of Boat & Yacht Designers (USA)
Society of Naval Architects & Marine Engineers (USA)
Cape Town Boat Building Institute (SA)