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Sleek & Beautiful

Marine Engineers

Ship & Boat Builders

Saul, Gloucestershire

Our services


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Boat Building

Already famed for the construction of all types of seagoing motor and motor sailing vessels. R W Davis are constantly producing steel motor barges to our own designs or to clients own approved plans.

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Dry Dock

Although capable of handling commercial vessels over 120′ and beam of over 20′ the historic dry dock at Saul is perfect for smaller vessels such as yachts, motor cruises, barges and narrowboats.

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Boat Repairs & Restoration

We carry out repairs to all types of vessel. We specialise in the restoration of historic craft and have the traditional skills and facilities required to on major repairs to hulls, decks and machinery.

Quality boats, traditional values

R W Davis & Son Ltd specialise in the construction of coastal and inland steel motor barges of any length and beam. We produce a stock replica Dutch Luxemotor style barge design but we also build various styles of barge for both pleasure and commercial use.

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Historic craft

R W Davis & Son Ltd has been building and repairing boats at Saul Junction since 1887

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We work alongside authorised bodies to recover boats from all over the country

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Traditional Skills

We make repairs to carbel, clinker or double-diagonal constructed boats as well as steel fabrication and plate work.

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We specialise in inboard marine diesel engines