Ship Ship Repair

UK Docks Marine Services offers dry dock and afloat facilities for repair, refit, conversion and engineering services to marine and offshore companies throughout the world and can accommodate all ship repair requirements.

We operate three dry docks docking vessels up to 167m in length x 20.5m beam. Our locations give access directly to the North Sea and are based on the River Tees and the River Wear.

The yards are fully serviced with engineering and steel fabrication workshops and provide experienced marine engineering personnel and project management for all vessel dry dock requirements including afloat repairs and mobilisation and de-mobilisation operations.

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Boat Boat Repair

UK Docks modern boat yard and workshop facilities, coupled with a diverse range of services and a highly skilled workforce, ensures an efficient and effective service to all our customers.

Re-fits and repairs are carried out on a wide variety of commercial craft for prestigious clients such as Ministry of Defence, Babcock International, BAE Systems and numerous Port Authorities. Projects include Police boats, pilot vessels, survey vessels, commercial ferries, wind farm support and personnel transportation vessels.

We also provide full refit, repair, maintenance and new construction work for all types of leisure vessels offering anything from a fresh coat of anti-foul paint to a complete rebuild.

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Service Brunvoll & Steerprop Service

UK Docks have been the approved service and sales agents for Brunvoll since 1995 and exclusively cover the UK and Ireland territory. We also provide support worldwide.

Our staff undertake regular training in the Brunvoll manufacturing facility in Molde, Norway so we’re always up to date on the design development of the Brunvoll products.

We have also been approved service agents for Steerprop since 2009 and our engineers have all been trained at their manufacturing facility in Rauma, Finland to ensure they fully understand the full range of azimuth propulsion units.

Our engineers can oversee the repair programme of both systems simultaneously, to help minimise service costs.

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UK DOCKS offer Dry Docks, Afloat Repair Berths and Specialist Boat Repair facilities throughout the UK and employ Specialist Service Engineers for vessel repair, construction, conversion and engineering services to the Marine, Offshore and Defence Sector throughout the world.

The facilities we offer include dry dock or afloat repairs alongside in tidal and non-tidal berths. There is also a range of shore supplied utility services available immediately adjacent to the dry dock and berthing facilities.
Extensive engineering workshops are located adjacent to the dry dock. Our capabilities enable our skilled workforce to carry out machining, boring, milling, welding and fabrication work. This is offered as an integral part of a contract or as a specific project.
Wear Dock & Engineering Co. offers dry dock and afloat facilities for design, construction, repair and engineering to marine, offshore and industrial companies throughout the world.

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Our Yards & Facilities

UK Docks Marine Services offers dry dock and afloat facilities for repair, refit, conversion and engineering services to marine and offshore companies throughout the world and can accomodate all ship repair requirements. We have yards throughout the UK, each with a diverse range of capabilities and a highly skilled workforce.


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Accurate Measurement Services

Accurate Measurement Services, part of the UK Docks Marine Services Group, offer a professional service to the marine industry with years of experience carrying out UTM surveys. We work with superintendents, surveyors and ship owners carrying out special surveys, intermediate surveys and CAP surveys to class rules and regulations. Our services extend worldwide assisting during steel repairs, Ultrasonic surveying and Ultrasonic measurement. On completion of all surveys, we provide a condition report identifying any renewals or steel wastage for the owner or representatives to assess. By carrying out these inspections, owners and their representatives can reduce costs and budget their works programme. All inspectors are qualified in non-destructive testing up to ASNT level II and work extensively on vessels in dry docks, harbours and during voyages.

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