Having owned the historic motor gunboat MGB81, Phil Clabburn was no stranger to restoring classic boats.
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Mermaid Marine has supplied three engines for the famous Motor Gun Boat 81 (MGB81). Restoration work on the vessel is being carried out by Berthon Boatyard with the installation of the new FPT engine currently under way.
Mermaid Marine has signed as the exclusive UK distributor for the Yuchai International range of marine diesel engines.
Mermaid Marine is to show the latest Lombardini Kohler marine diesel engine at Seawork 2018.
Mermaid Marine will again be exhibiting at METSTRADE this year showing a selection from its engine range.
The Princess Margaret Rose was built in 1939 for use on Derwent Water. Now almost 90 years on, she is still in regular use and has received an upgrade that has included a new engine and gearbox.
When Roy Gibbs was looking for an engine to repower his Holton 24 fishing boat, he chose JCB’s J444 from Mermaid Marine, swayed in part by the fact the engine is British built.
When Ker Fast 40 owner Johnny Vincent decided he wanted to save some weight in his race boat, Pace, he decided to repower with a Lombardini saildrive package from Mermaid Marine.
Having dealt with Mermaid Marine for many years, Chris and Richard Harvey were keen to continue the relationship when the time came to repower their 9m fishing boat Predator.
Twin Mermaid JCB engines have been chosen to power a new catamaran for fisherman Robert Mole.
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