COMPANY PROFILE


 

ORGANISATION & ADMINISTRATION OF THE COMPANY


Oceanic was founded back in 1978 by Elias & Theodoros Perimenis with sole purpose the production of high quality hand crafted inflatable boats. And the ambition to become the leader among the RIB manufacturers.


Oceanic today produces a complete line of Rigid Inflatable Boats (RIIBs) ranging from 3.50 to 11.00 meters of length.


With over thirty years of experience our boats are a combination of high quality materials, fine craftsmanship and design innovations capable of satisfying even the most demanding buyers.


Our product range covers pleasure, utility and military clients.


In 1991 Oceanic was awarded by the Organisation of Industrial Property the patent diploma ‘’ Inflatable Boat Rigid Convex Bow ’’.

 

The company is vertically integrated and run by highly-educated individuals and skilled craftsmen, who, all of them, guarantee the high-quality of every boat that leaves the shipyard.



Our management team consists of the following persons:



Elias Perimenis, Technical Director, Head of Manufacturing

MSc Civil Engineering, National Technical University of Athens (N.T.U.A.).



Theodoros Perimenis, Sales

MSc Mathematics, State University of Athens.


 
 

 FACILITIES & PRODUCTION LINE


   INDICATIVE MODELS

The shipyard, the storage facilities and the administration offices are located in a 5000sqm area, at the 1st Km of Koropi – Varis Avenue in Koropi, Athens.


The production line is divided in three departments: the hull department, the airchambers department and the assembly / quality control department.


Further to manufacturing Oceanic offers to their clients, maintenance services and parking facilities.

 

MODEL

360

470

490

570

600

690

800

1000

LENGTH [m]

3.60

4.70

4.90

5.70

6.00

6.90

8.60

10.75

BREADTH [m]

1.75

2.10

2.20

2.40

2.48

2.50

2.54

3.30

INTERNAL BREADTH [m]

0.8

1.10

1.20

1.30

1.40

1.40

1.72

2.20

AIRCHAMBERS DIAMETER [m]

0.45

0.50

0.50

0.50

0.55

0.55

0.50

0.60

NUMBER OF AIRCHAMBERS [m]

4

4

4

4

4

6

6

10

NUMBER OF PERSONS

4

7

7

8

10

10

12

18

ADVISED HORSEPOWER [HP]

25

60

80

115

135

175

250

2´200

MAX. HORSEPOWER [HP]

50

90

115

150

225

250

350

2´300

 

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IMPORTANT COMPANY MILESTONES


• Since 1996 Oceanic actively participates in the research project entitled ‘’Development of Rules for the Design and Construction of Glass Reinforced Plastic High Speed Craft’’ in collaboration with the National Technical University of Athens (N.T.U.A.), the Hellenic Register of Shipping (H.R.S.) and another G.R.P. boat manufacturer.


 • In 1999 Oceanic purchases a naval software package developed by the Canadian company Autoship Systems Corporation. The package consists of three individual programs Autoship, Autohydro and Autopower capable of 3-D hull design, hydrostatic calculations and power prediction calculations respectively.


• Oceanic’s most notable contract came during 1998 when the company was entrusted with the construction of 18 rigid hull inflatable fast patrol boats for the Hellenic Coast Guard. The pictures below are from the trials and the delivery ceremony, respectively.


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• In 2006 Oceanic’s Interceptor 980 has been approved and ordered by NATO as an anti-terrorist, “resalto” marine boat. The boats are now in service used by the Special Marine Forces of Greece.


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• Since March 2007 Oceanic was awarded the certificate and is operating under ISO 9001 guidelines

  

 FUTURE ACTIVITIES


Although Oceanic has enjoyed till 2010 continuously growing sales, taking into account the recent European economic particularities and anticipating a promising future for leisure and utility boats, the management decided in 2011 to undergo a major restructuring in order to be confronted successfully with the new challenges worldwide.


New capital has been invested in the shipyard and the sales orientation has been changed to match the new export profile of the company. The restructuring is scheduled to be completed by March 2012.

 

EXHIBITIONS

Traditionally Oceanic has regularly participated to Athens International Boat Show since 1980. Starting this year the company will participate also to international exhibitions, such as the Eurasia Boat Show in Istanbul and the Genoa International Boat Show.


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