UK Docks Tyneside

Site area: Approx 1.2 Acres

Slipping: Vessels up to 250 tonnes and 30 metres in length

The modern and extensive workshops of UK Docks Tyneside offer a wide range of services including refits, conversions and new builds on all types of vessels from steel, aluminium and GRP vessels. Tyne Slipway was the starting point for UK Docks’ launch in 1995 and the base from which our operation expanded.Steerprop Ltd

The Boat Yard

The yard is located on the North East Coast and has direct access to the North Sea. Refit and repairs are carried out on a wide variety of commercial craft, with customers including the Ministry of Defence, Nexus, Local Authorities and Port Authorities. Our facility can launch and recover vessels up to 250 tonnes and 30 metres in length, supported by fabrication, joinery and machine shop services. In addition to vessel repairs, we also carry out commercial engineering and fabrication contracts.

Our workforce consists of highly qualified and fully trained shipwrights, boat builders, engineers, glass reinforced plastic specialists, specialist painters, welders and riggers and we are accredited to ISO 9001/2008 for quality assurance and ISO 14001 for Environment Management.

Contact Us

UK Docks Tyneside 
River Drive
South Shields
Tyne & Wear
NE33 1LH  (UK)

t: +44 (0) 191 456 9375
f: +44 (0) 191 427 5808