Working in Lerwick


The Isaac Eslea built by Nauplius Workboats for Mull-based Inverlussa Marine Services, and contracted to Cooke, which farms in Orkney and Shetland is currently at work in Lerwick Scotland. The Isaac Eslea has the same hull design as another Inverlussa vessel, the Eloise Eslea, although there are differences. The Eloise Eslea, which is under contract to Scottish […]

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 […]

Build N022, Eloise Eslea delivered


The Eloise Eslea is delivered to Inverlussa Marine Services. The 2713 is currently in Shetland. Here she will have here Thermolicer installed and entrance in full service.   “We are proud of what we accomplished together with Inverlussa. We think the result is spectacular… a beautiful high tech vessel that is versatile and equipped for […]

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.



The launching ceremony is the great event in a ship’s career. No matter how great a name she may make for herself afterwards, the memory of all who attended her launching will inevitably return to that first occasion when she slid down the ways, gradually gathering momentum. The moment when she took the water and […]

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 […]

Seawork, open air demonstrations and exhibition space. See you there?!


June 21st Nauplius Workboats will not only attend but be a part of the exhibition in the largest European commercial marine exhibition held at the prestigious Mayflower Park venue in Southampton, SO14 2AN, United Kingdom. Marine Civils is co-located with Seawork which offers a unique combination of undercover exhibition space, open air demonstrations and floating […]

Argos Engineering offers new opportunities with a view of the water.

Argos Engineering is a naval architectural design agency in the city of Groningen. In addition to internal customer Nauplius Workboats, Argos has a multitude of different work areas and customers. The company culture is characterized by a practical, pragmatic and creative attitude to work, aimed at adding value to the processes of our customers. Due […]

Happy Holidays

Wishing you a happy holiday season from the team at Nauplius Workboats. Cheers to the New Year!