Downs Road Boatyard Essex provides a full range of services to all boat owners.
The yard itself offers over 30 drying mud berths with water and electricity supplied. There is also some hard standing ashore/ under cover. There are two slipways. The larger railway slip is capable of hauling out vessels up to 100ft long, 22ft beam and 9ft draft weighing up to 80 tons. Vessels can be worked on while remaining on the slipway. For longer refits they can be struck over or hauled into the covered shed.
The smaller slipway can accommodate vessels up to 50 ft long, 14ft beam and 7ft draft up to 25 tons. These vessels can be hauled out and unloaded in the yard for longer periods or winter storage.
The yard has on site services that includes:
Marine engineering, electrical/electronics installation and repairs. Supply of new marine engines, marine heating systems, an extensive range of mechanical and electrical fittings to order.
Shipwrights and Boatbuilders for the repair, restoration or new build of wooden vessels.
Steel workers for the fabrication of boat fittings, repair or new build of steel hulls.
UHP Water blasting and paint spraying services for steel hulled vesselss.
Full rigging service for both standing and running rigging. We supply of both modern and classic yacht fittings both individually custom built or production made. Fit, replace/renew roller furling systems and cordage.
Marine upholsterers for berth cushions, dodgers and covers etc.
Professional yacht finishing and painting services.
There is an on site yacht brokerage for the buying and selling of new and used vessels. Agents for new build wooden/ GRP dinghies and inflatables.
Please click on the side bar menu for more specific details on all the services offered. Tel: 01621 859373 to enquire or email your requirements to the following link
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