ThE HSBO Forum 2018

is a by-invitation-only conference gathering High Speed Boat professionals from around the world. Highly competent experts will give presentations on new development, research, technologies, operational procedures, boat designs and equipment. Many of the best boats built for professional use will be available for full speed sea trials at open sea.


Hotel 11 and Eriksbergshallen, Gothenburg, Sweden


June, 2018


HSBO 2018 in numbers

370 Delegates from 31 Countries, representing Navy, Coast Guard, Police, Sea Rescue, Special Forces, Scientists and Industry. 34 State-of-the-art High Speed Craft will be available for test drives in open waters.

Preliminary Topics

• Riverine Operations
• Sub/Semi-Sub Platforms
• High Speed Craft Simulators
• Amphibious Operations
• High Speed Navigation Systems
• Accidents & Ejections
• Human Factors and Cockpit Ergonomics

• Maritime Counter-Terrorism • Drone & Anti-Drone Operations 
• SAR & Medical Challenges 
• New Engine Technology 
• Measuring Impact Exposure 
• VBSS & Non-Compliant Boarding
• Personal Protection Equipment
• Specifying Boats for SAR 

BOATS at HSBO 2018

Alamarin A25 ACU Controls


Aluventure 11000XE Twin Oxe Diesel

470 Black Bird RFB

C-950D Special Operations Boats

C-1100 SOF RHIB - Triple inboard.

NorthShore Burly

WASP 1200 Prototype

FC1 Simulator

Airdrop M12 Hardtop



JFD SEAL Carrier - Surface
Semi-Submerged and Submerged.

900 Interceptor

 Munin 1200 Twin Jet ROV

Munin S-1200 Open

Marathon 900 RHIB-D

Magnum 850 Twin Jet

Pro 740 Combat


Leiftur 1100

Raven Sport RIB

Raven Commercial RIB

Safe at Sea

Traning Boat small 7.5m - Fat Boy

Traning Boat Large - Natt

Rescue 75


13m "Nunya" Interceptor

WING 4.2

WING 5.8

Swedish Sea Rescue


Tactical Watercraft Large

Tactical Watercraft Small

Swedish Pilot boat

Preliminary Programme

This section will be updated accordingly.

Mon. October 12

Tue. October 13

Wed. October 14



This section will be updated accordingly.
If you have been confirmed as an exhibitor please fill out the form below.



Maskingatan 11, 417 64 Göteborg

Located on the north shore of river Göta älv, Eriksbergshallen and Hotel 11 have a long history of ship-building.

We have a limited number of hotel rooms reserved for this event. Once completed registration you will receive a link to book hotel rooms at Hotel 11.

 up to 40 high speed boats docked just outside the modern conference theater and exhibition hall, Eriksberg has proven to be the ideal Venue for the HSBO Forum. It is a central location, a mere 10-minute ferry ride from downtown Gothenburg, and 20 minutes by car from Gothenburg Landvetter Airport (GOT). 

Boat Logistics

Sjöstadens Varv – Pejlingsgatan 13, 426 76 Västra Frölunda

Sjöstadens Varv will support the HSBO Forum 2020 offering launch and recovery services with their travel lift.

This section will be updated accordingly with pricing and contact details.

Official HSBO Partners 2020

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