Wavemaster Design was founded by Steve Chapple in 2010,
and is independently owned and operated out of Perth Western Australia..
an honours degree in Mechanical Engineering and spent over 10 years at
Wavemaster International where he held the position of Production Design
From conception through to commissioning, Steve was
actively involved in all aspects of design and construction of high speed
aluminium catamarans and monohulls. A specialist in structural
design he was also in charge of the day to day running of the design
office. He interacted with the workshop supervisors on a daily basis
and has a thorough knowledge of how to design a boat that is strong,
reliable and easy to build.
Other responsibilities included project management, finite element
modeling calculations, and liaison with classification
societies and owners.
His 10 years of experience at Wavemaster International
gives him a complete and well rounded range of expertise covering all aspects
aluminium vessel design and construction, and most importantly
practical shipyard experience.