The kit.

All of our boats are road transportable, delivered in top condition, full of fuel and fully insured. Delivery comes complete with the ancillary equipment to comply with MCA and or relevant coding standards, as well as the basics you need to make a success of your project, including:

Charter Options

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Bareboat Charter


Bareboat charter is an option that Workboat Provider offers for clients who have proof of experience in UK waters - ICC, MCA, RYA or LKE certificates will be accepted with an induction. We will need to know about your previous experience and a damage deposit with a signed consent to terms and conditions will be required. Not sure if you qualify? Give us a ring.
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Charter with a certified helm & crew


We pride ourselves in engaging the right certified helm for the job. Additional crew is available if you require extra support. We will need to know all about your project and a written consent to terms and conditions will be required.
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Our boats

All of our workboats can be hired as a separate package or to accompany floating pontoon hire packages from Pontoon Provider. So extra crew, launch pads, walkways, gangways, floating platforms, powered pontoon systems or bridges are all available to accommodate your site requirements - just ask.


Here’s a shortlist of some of the projects that our workboats are suitable for:


  • Marine Construction
  • Bridge Surveying
  • Wind Farm Support
  • Fisheries
  • Environment Agency
  • Water Authorities
  • Harbour Masters
  • Fire Brigades
  • Dredging Support
  • RYA Sailing Schools
  • HM Armed Services
  • Event and Film Projects
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7.8M Ribcraft
Inflatable Rib


Our 7.8m Ribcraft inflatable is purpose-built to tackle the demands of commercial use, as well as extended long-distance cruising. This inflatable carries an MCA category 3 certificate, able to travel on any categorised water up to 20 miles from any safe haven in daylight hours and up to 10 miles at night. This rib is also PLA (Port of London Authority) licenced to work independently on the Thames. And with a 10 person capacity (including helm) and a 250hp Suzuki outboard engine, you can’t beat Workboat Provider’s 7.8m Ribcraft inflatable rib for outstanding safety, performance and dependability.

This rib package can be delivered to your site with your choice of either our certified helm and crew’s or on a bareboat charter basis, along with all the required gear (Terms and conditions apply).

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safety boat

Rigiflex New
Matic 360


Strong and reliable in any situation, we highly recommend the Rigiflex New Matic 360 for project support. Because these boats are so stable, versatile and hard working, Workboat Provider has added several Rigiflex New Matic 360’s to our fleet that can be hired as a separate package or to accompany floating pontoon hire packages from Pontoon Provider.

Absolutely perfect for support work and designed to withstand intensive use, these Rigiflex boats are able to carry up to 6 people (including the helm).

The New Matic 360 workboat adapts itself efficiently to most weather conditions as well as demanding site restrictions. Our Rigiflex boats are PLA (Port of London Authority) licenced to work independently on the Thames.

Rigiflex vessels can be hired with either: one of our certified helms or on a bareboat charter basis, complete with all the ancillary gear you need to get the job done (Terms and conditions apply).

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inflatable rib boat

420 HD Bombard
Typhoon Inflatable Rib


This versatile inflatable rib is as agile, as it is dependable. We absolutely love this get-about because of it’s two outstanding features: it’s easily transportable and exceptionally straightforward to assemble, making short work of a swift launch.

As an adaptable allrounder, this rib ticks every box. Excellent on any waterway, and matchless in confined spaces, this rib is built to tackle the demands of commercial use making it the ideal solution for those projects with challenging accessways or close maneuvering restrictions.

Workboat Provider’s 420 HD Bombard Typhoon inflatable rib hire package is available with certified helm and crew or as a bareboat charter (Terms and conditions apply). Delivery comes complete with all the equipment you need to make a success of your project.

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