Welding and fabrication

Our qualified welders and fabricators possess the skills and knowledge to work within the requirements of all principle IACS member organisations on both steel and aluminium ship repairs, renewals and marine construction. All welder qualifications carry IACS member organisation endorsement and are professionally managed in-house.

We employ numerous welder/fabricators across Burgess Marine that possess multi positional and thickness qualifications allowing us to carry out welding works on carbon steel, stainless steel, aluminium and duplex using MMA, TIG, MIG and FCAW processes.

We utilise modern welding technology and only use calibrated equipment that ensures we work within the parameters of our welding procedure qualifications and specifications. Additionally we employ an in-house responsible welding coordinator to help oversee and implement quality control measures in the delivery of our works; our quality management system is highly regarded.

Our welders and fabricators are multi-skilled and experienced at ship repair, marine construction and general welding and repairs to various metalwork and structures. We have been working on a variety of commercial platforms in the UK and abroad for over 30 years now and have provided extensive welding and fabrication services to a variety of customers; services include:

  • Collision repair welding
  • Pipe welding
  • Shell plate and structural metalwork replacement
  • New build fabrication and installation of steel and aluminium superstructures and other modules
  • New build fabrication and installation of ladders and stairways
  • Repairs to handrails and other deck fixtures
  • Repairs and improvements to substandard works carried out by other contractors

case studies

HSC Manannan

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QEC Carrier

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MY Shemara

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client testimonials

 Internationally Burgess Marine's expertise with regards to in-service support and maintenance, and their close working relationship with MAN Diesel has proven invaluable
Robert Clifford, Chairman for Incat
Burgess Marine, through their partnership with BAE Systems, have offered comprehensive support to our dry docking and conversion programs in Portsmouth, UK.
Frank O'Neill, Technical Director for The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company
As a respected industry professional, with extensive high speed craft knowledge, I have no problem both endorsing and recommending the services of Burgess Marine.
Guillaume Hagi, Superintendent for Brittany Ferries
I would not hesitate to recommend this company's workmanship and professionalism.
Alistair Shove, Broker for Ancasta Yachts
Just a note to thank you for a well managed and executed plan in regards to recovering the pontoons.
Keith Reed, Marine Co-ordinator for Vattenfall

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