DONALD L. BLOUNT & ASSOCIATES, INC. - Recreational & High-Performance Vessels

Donald L. Blount and Associates, Inc. (DLBA) is a naval architecture and marine engineering firm specializing in the technical development of high-performance marine craft, providing consulting services related to the design, evaluation, testing, and construction management of motor yachts, custom sport fishing boats, production boats, commercial, military and paramilitary vessels. Visit www.dlba-inc.com to find out more about the work done by Donald L. Blount and Associates.

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Custom & Production Motoryachts

DLBA has extensive experience designing, engineering, and supporting the construction, maintenance, and refit of motor yachts of all types; projects range in size and complexity from 8-meter custom tenders all the way up to superyachts exceeding 100 meters. 

Custom & Production Sportfishing Boats

From 18-foot outboard-powered production fishing boats to custom-built sportfishing yachts over 100 feet, and anything in-between, DLBA has extensive experience in the design, engineering, and production support of high-performance fishing vessels that exhibit excellent ride quality and seakeeping characteristics. 

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High-Performance Patrol & Commercial

DLBA's reputation for designing high-performance vessels that are comfortable, safe, and buildable has earned the firm involvement in the development of workboats and patrol vessels ranging in size from 30-foot outboard-powered utility boats used in commercial applications to blue-water patrol boats and ships commissioned by international militaries.