Dockstavarvet is a leading producer of aluminum boats for professional use in Scandinavia and on the international market. The company was founded 1905 and is now operated by the third generation. The first aluminium boat was built in 1969 and the first aluminium pilot boat was delivered in 1975. Dockstavarvet has been engaged in the development and serial production of advanced, high-speed patrol boats for military and non-military applications on three continents since 20 years with over 200 units delivered to date. The shipyard is conveniently located with direct access to the Gulf of Bothnia and areas suitable for testing and training purposes.