We believe that Coastworks is characterised by the following strengths:
All our workboats are certified by the MCA and operate under the workboat code.
19m x 6m x 2.3m
2 x Caterpillar 3408, total 940hp
15t hydraulic towing winch & 5t hydraulic capstan
15.25m x 4.85m x 2.5m
415hp 12v71 GM engine thru 5:1 twin disk and kort steering nozzle
6.25t bollard pull
MCA Workboat Code Category 2 (60nm from a safe haven)
10.6m x 3.6m x 1.1m draft
160BHP Daewoo MD136 Engine thru 3:1 reduction gearbox
1.6t bollard pull
MCA Workboat Code of Practice RYA CAT 3
Length 15m, Breadth 9m; Moulded Depth 1.73m
MCA workboat cat 2, 60 miles from a safe haven
18m x 8.5m x 0.73m (all 16 sections)
Length: 34.3m; Breadth: 18.9m; Moulded Depth: 2.74m
Full UK loadline issued by MCA
943t @ 7tm2
30m x 11.2m x 2.5m
Max 80t crawler crane
400t @ 6tm2
Length: 6.1m; Breadth: 2.5m; Moulded Depth: 1.5m
Each unit can take up to 10t
55m x 18m x 3m
300t - 350t
Length: 25m; Breadth: 12m; Moulded Depth 2.8m
MCA Workboat Code
70t crane or 80t excavator
Length: 44m; Breadth: 8m; Moulded Depth: 2.8m
Remote controlled hydraulic open/close system
335m3 or 637t capacity
4 available. 2 on the West Coast & 2 on the East Coast
49m x 9m x 3.4m
Remote controlled open/close system
450m3 or 970t capacity
As Clydeport licenced linesmen we are able to assist with the berthing of vessels & barges.
Length: 5.05m Breadth: 1.95m
Various petrol and electric outboards available
2.5m diameter x 6m long
The Regis II & CW-1 barge have now finished the SI works at Hunterston & the demob process is underway. The CW-1 barge will be ready & available to hire from next week.
Collars being fitted onto the pipe as it is being launched ready for towing to site and installation.
The trench is now complete and the pipe is being prepared for towing to site.
Thanks to Andy Dixon for this picture of our CW5 barge currently working at Lancefield Quay, Glasgow.
We are looking to employ a full time Skipper. The candidate will be required to work on variety of vessels. Details of which are on our website. Minimum Mandatory Qualifications: RYA Yachtmaster offshore Commercially Endorsed STCW Elementary First Aid (ideally updated in the last 5 years) STCW Fire Fighting & Prevention STCW Personal Survival Techniques STCW Personal Safety & Social Responsibility VHF Certificate ENG 1 MCA Towing Endorsement (General Towage) Full UK driving Licence Minimum Experience: Towing of dumb barges, coastal & in port & harbours Skippering vessels up to 24m (Single & Twin Screw) We currently work a 2 week on, 1 week off rota but are open to change this shift pattern for the right applicant. Scotland or UK based would be preferred. Send CVs to: email@example.com
Good to hear they worked out what it was doing!
More photos of Challenger & the CW-4 barge working at Largs. Thanks to Marc for the photos. #pfmpictures
Thanks to Brian for the photo of the CW-5 barge taken during the Glasgow Kiltwalk at the weekend. #structuralsoils
We are always on the lookout for new additions to our fleet, either workboats, barges, winches
and cranes etc. If you have something that may be of interest to us, please drop us a email.
We occasionally sell some of our vessels and will be listing them here in this
section of our website. If any of these items are on interest, please click to make an enquiry.
Perhaps you have something for sale that you would like us to list on our website,
please click to send email to find out more.