Naval Architect, President of Boksa Marine Design - Nick Boksa

Nick Boksa, PE – President, Boksa Marine Design

With an extensive background in the design and engineering of all types of commercial vessels, Boksa Marine Design has become widely recognized around the world as a firm that can deliver on the varied requirements of its clients.


Nick Boksa, P.E. has more than 20 years of experience managing the architectural design and engineering of commercial vessels and pleasure yachts. Growing up on Lake Michigan, Boksa developed a love for the water as well as marine craft.

After graduating from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy and the University of Michigan with degrees in naval architecture and marine engineering, Boksa spent time working with Burger Boat Company, Davis Yachts and OSG America.

He founded Boksa Marine Design in 2003. Boksa is a licensed USCG Third Assistant Engineer and has worked in port and at sea managing vessel maintenance and operations for various container ships and tankers.

He was both a shipyard superintendent and fleet naval architect for ATB tug boats, tank barges and tank ships. Boksa has also held numerous design manager positions for refit, retrofit and new construction projects for pilot boats, crew boats, research vessels, passenger vessels, tug boats and tank barges.


To learn more about Boksa Marine Design or to discuss potential projects, please contact our firm at 813-654-9800.