Press Releases

Rafnar & HSSK

Rafnar signs an agreement to make an SAR RIB for the Kópavogur Search and Rescue Association in Iceland.

Rafnar & Vikal

The Vikal International and Rafnar Shipyard licensing co-operation agreement 

News and Publications

Rafnar magazine coverage

Superyacht Design

After initially announcing publicly that the ÖK Hull was ready for the world to see, Superyacht Design's Andrew Johansson visited Rafnar shipyard to experience the revolutionary hull technology

Motorboat & Yachting

Motorboat & Yachting editor, Dave Marsh, reflects on his trip to Iceland testing Rafnar's ÖK Hull 

Royal Institution of Naval Architects - Significant Small Ships of 2016

The Royal Institution of Naval Architects selected Rafnar’s Leiftur 1100 series as one of “Significant Ships of the Year 2016”

Workboat World - The Best of 2016 Award Issue

Rafnar's Leiftur 1100 was selected as Workboat World’s “Search and Rescue Vessel Builder of the Year 2016”


Download brochures and information

Flengur 850 Brochure

Information and technical specificationa for the Flengur 850 series

Leiftur 1100 Brochure

Information and technical specification for the Leiftur 1100 series

High Speed Impact Research by the University of Iceland

The Engineering Research Institute of the University of Iceland experimented with motion responses of high speed marine crafts, comparing the ÖK Hull to traditional hull forms.