Set on a beautiful stretch of the Thames in Caversham, Better Boating offers a wide variety of marine services including permanent and temporary moorings, maintenance, repairs & restoration, boatyard facilities with 20 tonne craning and workshops.
Le Tonkinois Varnish We at Le Tonkinois are providing high quality vanishes for boats and much more! Our lead product ‘Le Tonkinois Varnish’ is a natural oil based yacht/boat varnish that uses an ancient Chinese formula which dates back two or three centuries ago. And my god, what a formula! It has so many benefits such as: it will remove your brush-marks, bring out the natural beauty of the wood, it will never crack or flake off, and it is permanent! – All you will have to do to reep these benefits is to simply add a further coat every few years. We also have on offer quality Flexidisc sander / grinders. It will give your vehicle a superb finish and it can be used on wood, metal, fibreglass and all other hard materials. It has fast rotation speed achieves which in turn creates sensational results in a fraction of the time it would normally have taken by conventional sanders. We must also mention that it can sharpen other items and vehicles such as: car bodies, chisels, plane blades, lathe tools, axes and garden tools without the rapid overheating of normal abrasive wheels – what can we say, its the […]
Ship weather routeing and marine forecast service.Passage planning and ocean Marine advice at sea for safe voyage.Assistance in avoiding high seas and waves, gales, storms, cyclone typhoon hurricanes. Maritime consultancy on any weather related matters for tankers, cargo, bulk carriers yachts and cruise ships. Global weather coverage specialising in yacht delivery and cruise area transfers between Caribbean and Mediterranean Seas.All other marine meteorology services and analysis for charter performance using our extensive archive data.
BP Norse Marine (UK) are a family-run company based in the Solent area, Southampton. Over 25 years of seafaring experience, including yacht management and commercial diving. Captain Jan Ellingsen is the man to trust to carry out all dredging, silt disposal, quayside maintenance and towing, quickly and efficiently. Offering towing faciliies around the souhern coast of England, towing all sizes of vessel, from a private yacht or barge, to a larger ship. Our crane barge “Norse II”, and hopper barge “VR49”, are able to carry out dredging in smaller marinas, as well as the larger quay walls. Our vessels are able to carry out all types of quayside repair and wharf maintenance, including steelworks and timber and rubber fendering. Working alongside the main marine aggregate companies on the south coast, and in conjunction with DEFRA (the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs), we are involved in the disposal of silt. Please do not hesitate to get in contact with us for further information on any of our services – we would love to hear from you! Or you can visit our social media pages to hear about our latest projects, news and deals: Call us today on: 01489 890 […]
Oyster DivingWe at Oyster Diving are a multi-award winning PADI scuba diving school offering a variety of friendly, professional and affordable courses based in London, Brighton, Surrey, Berkshire, Kent and Oxfordshire. We also offer a range of quality equipment for sale, plus private dive lessons, trial dives and also group diving holidays, children’s scuba parties and an active dive club. We are a FIVE STAR school who pride ourselves on our ability to offer our customers a quality service everytime due to our amazing reputation, we believe we are second to none when diving is concerned! From classes for beginners and refreshers to more advanced courses, we understand the importance of great tuition. Whatever your age or level we will give you the confidence to accomplish any diving feat whether that is to dive abroad and surround yourself with fish, dolphins or sharks or if you simply want to improve your skills. One of our scuba instructors has recently been awarded ‘Best PADI Instructor’ and another, was the runner-up. All of our PADI team are fully qualified and experienced in teaching all kinds of people, including children and those who may feel a little apprehensive. We do offer private lessons […]