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Boatyard Onsite Businesses

Boatyard Onsite Businesses

The Cowes Harbour Services Boatyard site at Kingston Wharf is home to a wide range of onsite independent businesses, many happy to serve the clients in the Boatyard, as well as a diverse collection of other businesses helping East Cowes thrive.

We hope, in the near future, to be able to expand our number of businesses on-site; if you think that Kingston Wharf would suit your business please do Contact Us.

For information on Cowes Harbour Commission owned properties for rent at Kingston Wharf, see the Properties section.

1st Class Covers
Unit 2. 1st Class Covers. Billy White specialises in marine (boat interiors and exteriors), automotive (interiors of cars, convertibles, and camper vans), also motorbikes, and all domestic and commercial upholstery and cover work.

DFM Joinery
Unit 2a. DFM Joinery, Dave Munt’s business specialises in period, listed and modern purpose-made joinery and bespoke quality yacht joinery. Dave has a wide portfolio including, sash windows, oak framing, conservatories, kitchens, and custom staircases.

Island RIBs
Units 3, 4 and 6. Island RIBs Ltd are designers and manufacturers of Rigid Inflatable Boats. Designer Brian Hallett and business partner Alex Cottle manufacture RIBs from 6.5m to 10m length with flexible configurations of cabins, consoles and cuddies. Coding to MCA Cat2. Their customers include both commercial operators and leisure users.

Unit 5. Folly Marine Services

Islandwide Marine
Unit 7. Islandwide Marine offers a wide range of engineering services from spares, repairs, servicing, fault finding to full installations of all makes and models of inboards and outboards. Owner Rob Kitcher has over 30 years’ experience in the marine industry and offers a 24-hour call-out service across the Island with a fully fitted out van, backed up with full workshop facilities at Cowes Harbour Services Boatyard. Islandwide Marine is also Sea Start approved. 

Alpaca Wraps
Unit 8. Alpaca Wraps is owned by Mike Pack, delivering a specialist marine and vehicle wrapping service. The team has over five years' experience within the marine sector and are experts in boat wraps, boat names, stripes and general boat branding/graphics as well as interior wraps. With 14 years' experience in vehicle wrapping and branding the team can offer various types of wraps from whole vehicle wraps to custom branding. Also interiors and windows.

Cowes Sailmakers
Unit 9. Cowes Sailmakers is located in the mezzanine of the main Cowes Harbour Services building. Owner Richard Martch brings over 30 years' experience in sail making to the business and as well as providing a comprehensive repairs service, he makes new sails for classic, cruising and racing yachts.

Shepards Marina
Shepards Marina
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Cowes Harbour Commission
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