Welcome to Alan Newton Yachts
A brief Profile of Alan Newton
A full and varied career covering – 1962 to present:-
5 year Ships Draughtsman Apprenticeship – Vickers Armstrongs, Barrow-in-Furness.
Higher National Certificate in Naval Architecture. Endorsement in Ship Design.
Associate Membership of the RINA then Full Chartered Engineer Membership in 1970.
Design Draughtsman at Camper and Nicholsons Southampton.
Design Engineer Vickers Underwater Engineering and Vickers Offshore.
Project Leader Cruise liner Conversion – Elomatic Oy, Finland.
Design Engineer Scanraff Oil Refinery, Sweden.
Design Engineer British Steel, Cumbria.
Design Engineer BAE Systems, Submarine Solutions, Barrow-in-Furness.
Diploma in Business Studies, Durham University.
Senior Partner Alan Newton Yachts – 1978 to present :-
Design, Design and Build, Survey and or repair of a range of small craft from Pram Dinghies up to 23 Metre Sail and Power Boats in Wood, GRP and Steel. Design and installation of new Teak After Deck on the ‘Steam Yacht Gondola’ on Coniston Water in the English Lake District.
Design and manufacture of Submersible Buoyancy Fairings, Submarine components and numerous Architectural items in GRP Foam Sandwich.
Patent application and Grant of Patent for own invention.