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 Updated 03/10/2023 . No owner / self work on the yard. 

Hull Blacking*
Remove from canal, hot pressure wash, 2 coats Bitumen, relaunch. Price per ft (min charge £500) £15.00
As above but with Rytex. Price per ft (min charge £540) £20.00
As above but with 2 pack epoxy*. Price per ft (min charge £680) £25.00
Pull out, shotblast to clean metal per ft inc relaunch £50.00
Rebottom/Replate subject to inspection & quotation
Rebottom in 6mm plate (counterplate not included) – per ft from £190.00
Doubler to hull sides to above water line:
4mm plate – per ft
5mm plate – per ft
Lengthening subject to inspection

 Full repaint (ex hull blacking, decoration and signwriting) subject to inspection & quotation. Per ft from.

 Tunnel bands   Red / Off white

 Top planks in satin black





Anodes Fitted
4no 1.5kg £300.00
4no 2.5kg £500.00
Engine Service
Labour plus materials – depending on level of service – charged hourly
Same day recover and launch £400.00
Recover from canal and chock up for storage £300.00
Relaunch from storage £150.00
Use of slipway  £100.00
Use of yard for launching boat brought by road ( Half day ) £200.00
*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 £0.80
Price per ft per day water based £0.30

*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