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Racing Catamaran with two Apache Helicopter Jet Engines

Racing Catamaran with two Apache Helicopter Jet Engines

June 18, 2020

In May, our very experienced driver John, transported a stunning looking boat . The boat is a Nortech,47’ and has its  own super long launching trailer. This beautiful beast, is a Competition Racing Catamaran. It comes with, two small Jet Engines, that produce in excess of 4000 horsepower! And, it has a top speed of … Read More

Norway Trip – Better than watching Ice Road Truckers – Feb 2020

Norway Trip – Better than watching Ice Road Truckers – Feb 2020

March 24, 2020

Norway Trip – Better than watching Ice-Road Truckers – Feb 2020 Our driver Derek embarked on an interesting and challenging trip to Bergen in Norway. Please read his story below and see some fascinating photos. “I crossed to Sweden on the ferry and successfully cleared customs and passed through the border into Norway. I put … Read More

High Speed RIB & Launching Trailer now Safely Aboard our New Sloper Trailer

High Speed RIB & Launching Trailer now Safely Aboard our New Sloper Trailer

June 7, 2019

Just two days ago, we transported a fantastic 900hp RIB & launching trailer from Ribride.co.uk in Anglesey Wales – aptly named “Velocity” – to Torquay Marina, for the Marina Day. Velocity is rather more used to skimming through the water, under HER own steam, but has been safely transported for the long road journey, upon … Read More

Transporting an Iguana Amphibious Yacht – Arcachon – Abersoch

Transporting an Iguana Amphibious Yacht – Arcachon – Abersoch

May 1, 2019

On Sunday 14th April 2019 Geoff eagerly arrived at the Arcachon (nr Bordeaux) Boat Show to collect a vessel. This was a slightly different job than normal for two reasons. Firstly Geoff would be transporting an ‘Iguana’ which is an amphibious yacht. This craft was to be loaded onto our trailer, not using a crane, … Read More

Welcome to Derek, our new driver

Welcome to Derek, our new driver

March 29, 2018

We are very pleased to welcome Derek our new driver. He brings with him a wealth of experience of moving boats. His transporting days began over 18 years ago first working as a pilot car driver escorting wide and high loads through many countries including France, Spain, Germany, Holland, Denmark, Ireland and of course the … Read More

Brand New Video Clip – South Coast Boat Deliveries

Brand New Video Clip – South Coast Boat Deliveries

November 10, 2017

We are excited to announce that we have just completed a brand new video clip. This shows our two Mercedes lorries, low loader boat trailers and our escort vehicle taking two boats to Lymington Yacht Haven, which is one of our local marinas. The video was fun to make and took quite a long time … Read More

Moving boats & escaping the English weather:- Conwy-Menorca-UK

Moving boats & escaping the English weather:- Conwy-Menorca-UK

March 22, 2017

On a cloudy day early last week John loaded an impressive Sealine SC42 in a rather wintery looking Conwy Marina. “Turbulence” was bound for the rather sunnier climate of Menorca. The Sealine has a beam of over 4m so our “air suspended” trailer and later on, the Spanish escort vehicle were going to be much … Read More

London – Porto Cristo Majorca – Brighton – 10 day trip

London – Porto Cristo Majorca – Brighton – 10 day trip

October 18, 2016

Our driver, John, has nearly completed a 10 day trip from London – Porto Cristo, Majorca and back to Brighton. He transported a lovely Targa ’34 down and is coming back to Brighton with a Cranchi 34, an equally impressive popular motor boat. We are never sure if John is working or on holiday! A … Read More

Bay of St Tropez

Bay of St Tropez

October 18, 2016

Tues 11th October 2016“Weather a little Changeable down here in the Bay of St Tropez. Just waiting for the French to finish LUNCH…..” This is what Geoff wrote earlier this week. He has just moved a lovely Nicholson 303 sail yacht from Port Cogolin back to the UK. It is looking for a new home … Read More

Moving a boat to the Barcelona Boat Show 2016

Moving a boat to the Barcelona Boat Show 2016

October 18, 2016

Stuck in Barcelona Show, drinking a double espresso and considering If I need a Grua to lift my trailer around these trees… Geoff got to visit the show at no extra cost this year because he was busy delivering a boat. Not sure if he looked at anything or just drank the coffee!! The Barcelona … Read More

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