Skipatækni was founded in 1974 and is thus Iceland's oldest company in its field. The expertise of a highly experienced staff and advanced computer technology provide a powerful combination for the efficient completion of complicated tasks in a competitive market.

The company provides a comprehensive service embracing consultancy, design of newbuilding, supervision of new construction and conversions of existing vessels. The company also prepares tender specifications for newbuilding and conversions, assesses bids and assists in the making of contracts with shipyards.

New designs are developed to the most stringent requirements of owner and crew, resulting in an optimum solution in terms of catch handling and working conditions.

Skipatækni ehf. has experience in the design of a wide range of vessel types, ranging from small tugs and drilling barges to passenger ferries, from purse seiners and fresh-fish trawlers to large factory freezer trawlers