Marine Group

  • Cardiff 02920 343459
  • Aberystwyth 01970 611422
  • Port Dinorwic 01248 671500/01248 670176
  • Burry Port 01554 835 691

Case Studies

Case Studies

Water Injection Dredging

As a marina operator we have first hand experience in carrying out maintenance dredging at our marinas. We understand the importance of cost effective maintenance dredging services to ensure channels are kept accessible. We provide a professional water injection dredging service with our vessel CMS Innovation. below are some highlights of Our recent portfolio of … Continued

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Bay Marine Insurance and The Marine Group

Bay Marine Insurance are delighted to introduce a vessel insurance scheme new for 2018, exclusive to The Marine Group berth holders moored at Cardiff Marina, Cardiff drystack, Burry Port Marina, Aberystwyth Marina or Port Dinorwic Marina. We can provide a 20 % insurance discount (10% as marina based + 10 % scheme discount) plus a protected … Continued

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Introducing PROPSPEED

Fouling of running gear is a constant headache for boat owners, requiring expensive and time-consuming grinding and sanding to remove marine growth. Any marine growth on a boat’s running gear has a negative impact on performance, in terms of: increased fuel consumption, loss of speed or excessive noise and vibration. How can PROPSPEED help? Used … Continued

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Deck Renewal

Cardiff Marine Services was commissioned to replace a teak deck on a 36’ yacht with Dek-King 2G. To keep the price of the job within his budget, the customer removed the old teak. We then faired the deck with epoxy filler to stop water pooling in the middle. The decks were patterned and the new … Continued

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Introducing Dek-King

Dek-King synthetic teak marine decking is the ultimate alternative to traditional decking. Dek-King retains the look and feel of a real teak deck whilst providing a range of benefits to ensure a low maintenance, anti-slip alternative. Key features Virtually maintenance free – can be jet washed Manufactured from 100% recyclable material Does not turn grey … Continued

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Upgrade to Supercat 38

Cardiff Marine Services were instructed by the owner of a Supercat 38 to carry out a series of upgrades and repairs according to a surveyor’s recommendations. In addition the owner requested some major modifications to set the boat up for fishing in the Caribbean. Jobs included: Scrape antifoul, epoxy prime and apply 2 coats of antifoul … Continued

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GRP bespoke moulds for the building industry

Cardiff Marine Services were approached by a building contractor to produce some custom GRP mouldings. The moulds made were a parapet and a string course detail. For both types of moulding external and internal moulded corners were required.    The mouldings were for a large extension on a hotel. The customer needed the mouldings to … Continued

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Barge Salvage

We were instructed by Brains Brewery to salvage and dispose of a 100ft barge that had sunk alongside one of their pubs in Cardiff Docks. Throughout the course of the salvage there was a lot of interest from the media and public as the historic vessel had been a landmark at the site for many … Continued

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Fire damage restoration

This Beneteau 40.7 suffered a fire onboard caused by a faulty electrical appliance. No one was onboard the vessel at the time and the fire was contained onboard and burnt itself out. However, the vessel sustained extensive smoke and fire damaged requiring a complete interior refit. The following work was carried out by Cardiff Marine … Continued

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Collision Repair

The Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 42′ had a nasty collision with a submerged rock when she was travelling at high speed after finishing the Three Peaks race in Scotland. The vessel sustained damage to the main stiffening web around the keel, the hull laminate around the keel, the base of the keel and the rudder. There … Continued

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