About us

We build custom Aluminum Jetboats for the Commercial Water Sports Industry as well as recreational boats. We specializing in 12 & 25 passenger “New Zealand” style commercial jet boats that will do a “Hamilton Spin,” whereby the boat does a spin within its own length.  We are located 3 hours north of Atlanta, just outside the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Our trips are done on beautiful Lake Fontana.

Smoky Mountain Jet Boats also has a full-service fabrication shop with expertise in MIG and TIG welding of steel, stainless and aluminum.

We work closely with the New Zealand Jet Boating industry to insure that we are up today with the latest technology and techniques.

Rob Norton PE  of Swiftwater.com insures that our designs meet the ABS design standards for Naval High Speed Craft of up to 65′, making our boats some of the strongest in the industry.  He also insures and submits plans for us to the USCG Marine Safety Center

Hallmarine.com provides us with designs and helps us “tweek” our designs.  Currently, we are bidding a job for a client in the US Virgin Islands for a 40′ twin engine Aluminum Catamaran.  Check out www.hallmarinedesigns.com  to see the Aluminum designs we can build.


Nick Williams – PRESIDENT/CAPT.
Has spent his life involved in the tourism industry both international and on home ground – Now immersing himself in the intricacies and bureaucracies of building jetboats for delivery around the world and America.

We have a strong team of certified welders trained by some of the best boat builders in the world.  Our designs are CAD cut and MIG welded together using state of the art Miller Welders.

Smoky Mountain Jet Boats Has been building boats since 2006 – we specialize in jets however we can build most anything out of aluminum.