Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering Expertise

Exceed all expectations in a Pure Yachting Spirit

Our rigorous approach

Exceed expectations in a Pure Yachting Spirit

Professionalism at each stage

With over 10 years of experience in the field of naval architecture, we can offer the right solutions for you! Check our references of selected clients.

Classification

Engineering expertise

Modern motor yachts demand a rigorous approach,  as well as deep marine engineering knowledge, from the first design stage up to a classification society’s  construction approval. 

MYS14

Experts in CLASSIFICATION

We assist you with classification societies. We achieve full class approvals in the most efficient and effective manner, in full compliance with standards.

ARDOIN YACHT DESIGN

Naval Architecture solutions for Superyacht Owners since 2010

50

Approved projects

51

Returning customers

1

Award nomination

10

Years of experience

MakING A Captain's life easy

AYD takes care of all your yachting requests

We assist you with Classification Societies and Flag Authorities. We achieve Class approvals in the most efficient and effective manner, in full compliance with the Large Yacht Code Standards.

They trust us

Our Services

CLASSIFICATION​

We assist you with classification societies. We achieve class approvals in the most efficient and effective manner, in full compliance with standards.

MARINE ENGINEERING​

 Modern yacht demand a rigorous approach, as well as a deep marine engineering knowledge, from the earliest design stage.

CONVERSION AND REFIT

Based on the existing, we optimise the range of solutions and suggest new ideas in order to create a project that answers your needs.

CUSTOM STUDY​

We propose a tailored and confidential service for superyacht owners, including a study report and analysis, from simple scope to full study.

CEDRIC ARDOIN

CEO & Naval Architect

Ardoin Yacht Design was founded by Cédric ARDOIN, a naval architect, who graduated from Westlawn Institute of Marine Technology (Connecticut – USA). Cédric is also member of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA – UK) and an Approved HazMat Expert (Hamburg – Germany).

Cédric Ardoin

FIRE & SAFETY PLAN fully approved

Our latest yacht references

Our clients trust us for our high-level of professionalism and commitment, for our discretion, values and uncompromised work ethic.

Mission :

FIRE & SAFETY PLAN UPDATE + NEW Stability BOOKLET + NEW UNDERWATER LIGHT STRUCTURE PLANS FOR CLASS + full 3D

Mission :

LIGHTWEIGHT CHECK + ADDITIONAL CONTROL

Mission :

Annual load test report & certificates for cranes & tracks

Mission :

Annual load test report & certificates for cranes

Mission :

Annual load test report & certificates for cranes

CONTACT US

-Let us know what you are dreaming of-

Location

AYD SAS

6 rue Joseph Bermond
06560 Valbonne Village

FRANCE

OPENING hours

(CET ~ PARIS)

Monday ~ Friday :
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

(closed saturday & sunday)