Wooden boatbuilder of new traditional boats and yachts, specialising in one off high performance boats such as the Winkle Brig.
Affiliated to ASTO, we are principally involved in providing activity-based learning for young people and vulnerable adults using traditional vessels and have charitable status. We are a Royal Yachting Association Training Centre and offer seamanship training to Competent Crew and Watchleader Level on Thames barges and sailing smacks. Our staff has fifteen years experience of this work, qualified as bargemaster and yachtmaster with commercial endorsement and can offer consultancy, individual and group training and advice and deliveries on their own account or through the charity as appropriate
We offer magnetic compass adjusting on board all types of ships and boats. We are MCGA qualified & approved. We also supply and service all types of marine instruments, i.e. clocks, barometers, sextants. We manufacture the HAZTEC range of gas alarms and controls, for LPG and CO detection. We are members of the Chart and Nautical Instrument Trade Association.