About Us


Our Story

John Butler Design has been trading actively since February of 2014, and began business in 2001. The business has grown to a team of 4, with expertise in naval architecture, mechanical engineering and surveying. The team includes John as Principal Naval Architect, Nichola as Senior Naval Architect, Ben as Naval Architect/Design Engineer and Jo as Business Manager.


Quality Systems

The John Butler Design internal Quality Management System is based on the Quality Management Systems Standard AS/NZS ISO 9001:2008. Internal reviews are conducted at regular intervals.


Employee Profiles

John Butler

Principle Naval Architect

Nic Buchanan

Senior Naval Architect

Ben Vincent

Naval Architect / Design Engineer

Jo Butler

Business Manager

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