|Shaped by a passion for uncompromising quality and ideals rooted in family values, the Jones Family founded Delta in the early 1960s. Delta began making high-speed pleasure boats, and then the finest charter and commercial fishing boats on the market. From the very beginning, Delta meant top of the line.
Located on the Duwamish River in Seattle, Washington, Delta became known as a trusted builder of seaworthy fishing vessels sturdy enough to brave the harsh waters of Alaska and the Bering Sea. It quickly became an industry leader, earning recognition for durable construction, reliable mechanical systems, and practical maintenance. These qualities - and more than 800 delivered vessels - gave Delta a solid foundation for its subsequent development.
In the 1980s, Delta shifted its focus and embarked on the demanding mission it has since accomplished: to build the world's finest luxury yachts. Since 1990, Delta's new construction has consisted exclusively of mega yachts of highest distinction. Delta's innovative design, advanced technology, dedicated, seasoned staff, and commitment to client satisfaction have now made Delta an industry leader in the luxury yacht market. Throughout the years Delta has received top awards in several categories, including "Best Motor Yacht Interior" and "Highest Technical Achievement" at the annual ShowBoats Rendezvous in Monaco.
After four decades, Delta, now a vibrant company 350 people strong, continues a heritage of leadership and unrivaled excellence, a tradition spanning oceans and generations.