SABRE CATAMARANS

 


Sabre catamarans


History

Sabre Catamarans (Aust) Pty Ltd was formed in 1978 to specialize in the construction of aluminium catamarans, particularly ferries.  Sabre Catamarans is the ferry marketing division of Harry Engineering Co. which was established over 30 years ago. Originally formed to provide engineering services to the mining and steel trawler shipbuilding industries, Harry Engineering Co. has grown apace with the changing needs of modern industry.

 

EXPERIENCE

As a catamaran specialist with years of experience, Sabre Catamarans are ideally positioned to understand the unique requirements of each client and their operating parameters.  This necessitates evaluation of numerous factors including performance capabilities, passenger and cargo capacities, standard of fit-out, physical sea conditions, wharf requirements and an up to date working knowledge of international maritime protocols.

 

CLASS

Sabre Catamarans builds all ferries to International Classification Society requirements.

 

APPEAL

The company concentrates on the 16-40 metre vessel range, both for the Australian and export markets. Deliveries to many parts of the globe reflect the considerable success and sustained appeal of their vessels.

 

 Sleek design and comfort combined”

 

MARKET

Sabre Catamarans originally specialised in the arenas of the Pacific Ocean Islands, Indian Ocean Island nations and the East. In recent years, marketing activities have expanded and markets have been established in such diverse locations as the United States of America, South Africa, French Polynesia, the Netherlands Antilles, New Zealand, the United Arab Emirates, the British Virgin Islands, the Philippines, Iran, The Maldives and of course, in their home waters of Australia.

 

INTERNATIONAL COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE

 

SPEED

Speeds up to 35 knots!  Dependent on the area of operation, the 16 - 40 metre hull sizes offered are designed and constructed for shallow draft and high speed capability.

 

REPEAT ORDERS SAY IT ALL

Sabre Catamarans have earned a reputation for designing, manufacturing and finishing quality vessels, delivered on time and at a realistic price. Vessels developed by our team of in-house designers are crafted to ensure strength, reliability and practicality. Hands-on quality management ensures workmanship to international standards. Sabre Catamarans reputation is supported by the large number of repeat orders placed by satisfied customers.

 

Sabre Catamaran Exports – 1991 to 2005

 

PRICE

Prices vary depending on the design, specifications and equipment requirements of the client.

 

BUILDING CAPACITY

The company has modern undercover facilities with the capacity of building up to six 30 metre catamarans in a year.

 

CONSTRUCTION TIME

Construction time per vessel is approximately 25 weeks from the fabrication commencement date.

 

Sabre Catamarans