N23 Isaac Eslea Launched 4th of March 2023


A new stage has been set for the new build 23 – Isaac Eslea 2713 Utility Vessel, that we launched this weekend It is the second vessel of this type, built for Inverlussa Marine Services. The first is already in service with great succes in Scotland. The second has just arrived at the water besides […]

Sideways launch video


The team, Eloise Eslea and the weather all performed magnificently last Saturday. With Erik Bos leading this Nauplius Workboats project with passion and excellence. Each ship launch is an impressive event. Especially when you realise that an object of 350T of steel, is released by just pressing one button. Enjoy the waterworks and spot Erik Bos pushing bespoke button at 1:20.

We’re hiring! Productionmanager Sectionconstruction


We are looking for the top planner of construction, purchasing and deployment of production personnel. With at least 3 years of experiece you strategically prevent any problems during hull construction and outfitting of the ships. Contact us, we will be happy to look at your options at Nauplius Workboats, or click on the link below […]

Aquaculture UK 2021

With a new date in a new year we will start planning, and looking forward to meeting up at Aquaculture 2021. We will keep you updated on our detailed plans.

Tasty new year! Celebration of 13th anniversary

Achievement is always synchronized with the amount of hard work (along with some patience blended in) to get the desired result. Argos Engineering and Nauplius Workboats proudly complete 13 years in the field of marine engineering and boatbuilding with dedication and innovation. It took years of hard work, a good team, renowned clients and a […]


Third of our 2712LUV’s is weeks from delivery. Sister vessel Beinn Dearg is active in Scotland. The Nauplius 2712 Landing Utility Vessel combines the best of two worlds: the layout and functionality of a MultiCat vessel, combined with a bow ramp for loading and offloading from a slipway. This combination makes the vessel extremely versatile. […]

We are hiring

For our sister company Argos Engineering we are looking for new talent to complement the team. Are you looking or do you know the perfect candidate than please contact us! – Experienced Cadmatic piping engineer preferably with experience in yacht building – Junior engineer shipbuilding at HBO / WO level

Casco time

With the unique 1907 design successfully working on fish farms, Nauplius Workboats has started the casco phase of four consecutive sister vessels. The production of new building number N012 is in full swing and the production of new building number N014 has almost started. All these Landing Utility Vessels are additional for the MOWI fleet […]

Askival @work

We have built site boats like the Askival for MOWI (Marine Harvest Scotland), with net washing equipment, used for daily operations at Marine Harvest sites at the Scottish Outer Isles. The boats are seaworthy for distances up to 60 miles off the coast, which is necessary for transport between the three MOWI fish farms. The […]

Beinn Dearg excellent slipway acces

The Beinn Dearg is fully operational after we signed her over in February. Pictured is the Beinn Dearg on a slipway in Loch Sunart, where they are loading nets for Invasion Bay site. The easy acces to slipways makes even high volume shipments and loading and easy task. We are proud of the design and […]