Welcome to Pacific Motor Boat Design!

captrickRick Etsell is a naval architect and professional engineer, specializing in small workboat and yacht designs and classic yacht restorations.

He is also a licensed captain and works seasonally as a classic motor yacht captain.

With an extensive background in classic and historical vessel restorations, small passenger vessel new-builds, and a wide variety of related projects, Rick is especially interested in classic motoryacht reproductions and restorations.