Boatyard Services

At Longport Wharf we offer a wide range of Boatyard Services:

• All repair work • Slipway
• New engines • Blacking
• Engine service • Shotblasting
• Re-plating
• Lengthening • Moorings
• Re-fits • Hard standing
• Re-paints • Diesel
• Electrics • Chandlery
• Plumbing

We also offer a comprehensive brokerage service at



Current Price List

All prices include VAT

Hull Blacking*
Remove from canal, pressure wash, 2 coats Bitumen, relaunch. Price per ft (min charge £500) £12.00
As above but with Rytex. Price per ft (min charge £540) £14.00
As above but with 2 pack epoxy*. Price per ft (min charge £680) £16.00
Pull out, shotblast to clean metal per ft inc relaunch £35.00
Three coats epoxy to shot blasted surface – per ft £15.00
Rebottom/Replate subject to inspection & quotation
Rebottom in 6mm plate (counterplate not included) – per ft £110.00
Doubler to hull sides to above water line:
4mm plate – per ft
5mm plate – per ft
Lengthening subject to inspection
Steelwork first 8 ft* £10,000.00
Per ft thereafter £600.00
Line out and flooring – per ft £360.00
Sprayfoam first 12 ft £900.00
Per ft thereafter £40.00
Full repaint (ex hull blacking, decoration and signwriting) subject to inspection & quotation. Per ft from… £140.00
Anodes Fitted
4no 1.5kg £150.00
4no 2.5kg £200.00
Engine Service
Labour plus materials – depending on level of service – charged hourly
Same day recover and launch £260.00
Recover from canal and chock up for storage £260.00
Relaunch from storage £120.00
Hire of wet dock (subject to availability) per day £40.00
Use of yard for launching boat brought by road £180.00
*All prices relate to steel boats. Extra will be charged for boats over 60ft or V bottom boats.
Per ft per week water based £0.80
Per ft per week land based £0.72
Per ft per day water based £0.20
Storage space to 17ft approx per year £596.00
Storage space as above per qtr £150.00

*Company reserves the right to alter prices without notice.

Contract Terms

  • Deposit payable on acceptance of quote provided
  • Stage payments according to job specifications

For more information or to arrange a visit…

Please use the online form here to contact us, or via:

Stoke-on-Trent Boat Building Co. Ltd.
Longport Wharf, Longport, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffs  ST6 4NB

Telephone: 01782 813831