Vortec Marine partners with Universal Marina

Vortec Marine partners with Universal Marina

Universal Marina with Vortec Marine to offer leading yacht services on Hamble River.

Universal Marina on the Hamble River continues to raise the standard by extending the on-site yacht services available through a new partnership with Vortec Marine. 

Vortec Marine, established in 2006, have a well-earned reputation for quality, endorsed by several major boat builders – Vortec are the only UK Nautor’s Swan approved service centre and are also an approved Oyster World Rally service partner. 

Vortec Marine will provide general maintenance, yacht repair, winterisation and recommissioning, rigging services, teak deck refurbishment or replacement, re-sprays and interior remodelling to Universal Marina berth holders.

Ross Collingwood, founder and managing director of Vortec Marine comments “Vortec Marine are delighted to partner with Universal Marina to offer yacht repair, maintenance and refit services. We are proud of our reputation for high-quality workmanship, attention to detail and honest customer service and we are looking forward to working with the team, yachts and owners from Universal Marina in Hamble.” 

With a smile, he adds “Vortec Marine was actually once based at Universal Marina so it feels great to be back!”

Regardless of boat make or size, all Universal Marina bertholders will now benefit from access to a bigger maintenance team and a wider range of on-site repair and maintenance services and expertise.  

With this high-standard of maintenance support and Universal Marina’s 75 tonnes Lift out and Launch facility, in addition the dry-stacks, a popular cafe-restaurant and a growing number of on-site services, Universal Marina is fast becoming the first choice marina on Hamble River and in the UK. 

Richard Burlingham, marina manager at Universal Marina adds “We are thrilled to welcome Vortec Marine back to Universal Marina. We have known Ross and his team for many years, and are confident that Vortec Marine’s high-standard of yacht repair, maintenance and refit work will offer a real on-site benefit to all of our bertholders.  Our goal at Universal is to set the standard for the marine leisure industry – and this is another step towards that.” 

For information on works or to request a quote, please contact Vortec Marine at Universal on 01489 854792 or Universal@vortecmarine.com

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