This lovely Bates Starcraft "Karinda" was built in 1959 in Chertsey. Her current owners are Mike and Nicky Pinkney of Twickenham . She been brought to our boatyard from London for a refit. She is 40ft long, built with a mahogany superstructure and teak decks. She will be having a new wheel house roof, [...]
Our latest project is an extensive refit of this southerly 135 owned by Mr and Mrs Kennedy. The purpose of the refit is to prepare her for the next 35 years. Below will be progress photos of the dismantling and then the rebuilding of Okura. [...]
Antoinette II is a Coral 37 owned by a Mr Bob Dereham. She is with us for an extensive refit, renovation and repair. [...]
Tundra Wolf has returned to us this year for major restoration work. She is having the roof replaced on the Wheelhouse, aft cabin and saloon. [...]
Dynamene has made a return to HMS this winter to have a new BETA engine fitted
In June 2017, we were invited to produce an article for Practical Boat Owner magazine. This has now developed into a monthly series, the links to the projects that each article came from can be found below... Chain Plate redesign & replacement Moody 35 Replacing knees Moody 35 [...]
Finally after 4 years Magyar is back in the Water. Proud Owners John Burgess and his partner Sally are taking her for a few days on the Norfolk Broads before heading back down to Henley [...]
The arrival of the Super van Craft from Holland by road. The Refit Leaving the shed in preparation for the launch. The launch...