Our History

1984

Founding of Strategic Marine Group

The Strategic Marine brand originated as Geraldton Boat Builders based in Geraldton, Western Australia building High Performance Aluminium Fishing Vessels.

1997

Ventured to Singapore – Strategic Marine (S) Pte Ltd

Strategic Marine (S) Pte Ltd incorporated to enter into a Singapore Joint Venture and produced 70+ vessels for the Singapore Police Coast Guard and the Malaysian Water Police.

2001

Entered Crew Boat Market

Entered the Oil and Gas Crew Boat market with an order for three vessels.

2003

Established Singapore Shipyard

Expanded into Singapore with a Shipyard in Tuas, building Defence and Security Vessels and Fast Crew Boats.

2014

Acquired by Triyards Group

Acquired by Triyards Holdings Ltd, listed on the SGX. This enhanced our global shipbuilding, construction fabrication expertise, the Strategic Marine brand Intellectual Property and significant facilities to the Group and its network of clients worldwide.

2016

Relocated to New Facility

Strategic Marine (S) Pte Ltd relocated to a new facility operated by Triyards Group to streamline operations with the two organisations focusing on integration across several divisions.

2019

Acquired by Vanguard Investment

Strategic Marine (S) Pte Ltd and Triyards Strategic Marine Australia Pty Ltd was acquired by Vanguard Investment Holding Pte Ltd. Triyards Strategic Marine Australia Pty Ltd was subsequently renamed as Strategic Marine Australia Pty Ltd by its new shareholders.

2022

Acquisition of New Yard in Singapore

Successfully completed the acquisition of a significantly larger shipbuilding facility in Singapore in a move that will significantly boost its shipbuilding capacity and product range.