Teak Decks, Joinery & Traditional Boat Building

In addition to our specialised rigging, marine electronics, engineering, spray painting, and stainless fabrication skills, Fox’s Marina & Boatyard also has a wealth of experience when it comes to traditional boat building and classic yacht repairs.

From hull planking and re-caulking on a carvel hull to replacing cold moulded veneers, our experienced shipwrights offer traditional or more modern wooden boat building solutions.

Committed to delivering high quality workmanship on modern yachts, classics and commercial vessels, we have the shipwright and joinery skills to make anything from a new cabinet, to a whole new stern post.

We are also experts in repairing and or replacing teak decking, specialising, in complete replacement decking projects when the original teak has become thin or the caulking has given up. Using digital scanning techniques, we can make up pre-caulked, teak, deck panels with an epoxy glass backing that are vacuum bonded using epoxy adhesive. This approach eliminates the need for fastenings and the risk of introducing additional through deck penetrations and possible leaks.

Co-ordinating and delivering all of our projects in-house with our own skilled staff gives us a distinct advantage over other boatyards, allowing us to offer the optimum level of service and workmanship, as well as the most competitive prices.

Our Craftsmen

With a dedicated team of over 40 highly skilled craftsmen, engineers and managers with decades of experience, we can design and project-manage anything from the smallest repair or modification to the largest and most complex refit.

We have significant skill resources with multiple departments under one roof, meaning we can call upon our own skilled labour to assist with any task – whether that’s composite repairs, painting, joinery, marine engineering, electronics, rigging or stainless and alloy fabrication, without the complication or conflicts of having to call in subcontractors.

Project management and communication with customers handled by our own hands-on managers who have the resources of all departments – offering the best advice based on knowledge and bringing innovative solutions via clear and transparent quotations.

Bespoke Design & Build

At Fox’s, we have in-house design expertise and welcome enquiries for commissions made out of stainless steel, aluminium, bronze or titanium, GRP, carbon composites and timber.

With significant resources and multiple departments under one roof, we can call on our own skilled labour to assist with any task, without the complication or conflicts of calling in subcontractors.

We can design and fabricate everything from stainless steel frames for glass or wire balustrading, custom made railing and tension cables, bespoke stainless steel fittings, GRP moulds and tooling, and any form of carpentry or joinery in line with a customer’s specifications.

Refit, Refurbishment & Restoration

Bringing together an extensive range of shipwright and joinery skills, Fox’s Marina is fully equipped to deal with all of your refit, refurbishment and restoration requirements of any scale. Calling upon decades of experience, we complete high quality restorations on yachts, classics and commercial vessels, including refits and repairs to boats of timber, composite, steel, or alloy construction.

With our state-of-the-art boatyard and a whole host of specialist in-house departments we can offer a wide range of restoration services, including joinery, preparation and painting, engineering, electrical solutions, rigging, interiors and plumbing, to name but a few.

Repairs & Modifications

At Fox’s Marina & Boatyard, we bring together a wealth of experience in general repair, refit and maintenance services, alongside the specialised skills of rigging, marine electronics, engineering, spray painting and stainless fabrication.

All of our repair projects are co-ordinated and delivered in-house by our own skilled staff of over 40 skilled craftsmen, engineers and managers. This means we can effectively and efficiently design and project manage anything from the smallest repair or modification, to the largest and most complex refit. Committed to our customer-focused, transparent approach, we provide detailed and accurate cost estimates and work schedules for each repair project we work on.

 

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