The principals of Shipwright have founded, operated, grown, sold, invested, and board-supervised a number of multimillion-dollar businesses.
Often clients ask Shipwright to review a prospective project as a business decision prior to execution of technical design steps.
Shipwright can provide an experienced sounding board for both owners and debt and equity contributors. Shipwright has also participated in organizing funding and management teams.
The decision to build a new vessel for commercial service ultimately depends on the projected financial results. A vessel that does not return its investment or costs more to operate than the revenue that operation generates is a generally undesired result.
The challenge in a business case or feasibility analysis is to develop projections that are more likely to happen than not. In addition to copious amounts of data and industry research which Shipwright will develop, the decades of business experience to consider and postulate is an unquantifiable and invaluable resource.