“Pamela May 2” hull arrives

We are excited to announce the arrival of the latest hull which will become the new trip boat “Pamela May 2” for the Droitwich Waterways (Pamela May) Trust Ltd. “Pamela May 2” is a the 50′ narrowboat and will feature an all-electric drive, multiple solar panels, a hydraulic wheelchair lift,…

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Canal Boat review of Watt Knot

Our latest diesel-electric hybrid is featured on the front cover of the February 2019 edition of Canal Boat.  The review gives an insight into the dream that our customers Jon & Karen were hoping to fulfill and some of their exacting requirements which we were happy to accommodate.  You can…

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Watt Knot featured in latest edition of Canal Boat

Look out for the February 2019 edition of “Canal Boat” magazine which features Watt Knot, our latest diesel-electric hybrid, on the front cover and in an extended review. This truly unique boat has an ultra-modern interior, to see Watt Knot inside and out take a look at Watt Knot’s photo…

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Stop Press … Boat For Sale!

We will be receiving another shell from Tyler Wilson towards the back end of October 2018, which is now up for sale. Unfortunately the original customer for the shell has had to put their build-slot back to next year as the purchase was dependent upon the sale of their house, which has recently…

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Latest hybrid boat “Watt Knot” now cruising the cut!

Our latest Diesel Hybrid boat “Watt Knot” was completed in August, for Australian customers Jonathan & Karen Warren.  It is quite different internally and externally to many of our other boats, showing Karen’s desire to create a home-from-home on the water – ie, the colour schemes and decor are modelled…

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Ortomarine awarded contract for new Day Trip Boat

We are pleased to report that we have been successful in our bid to build the new Day Trip Boat for the Droitwich Waterways (Pamela May) Trust Ltd. Due for completion towards the end of March 2019, the 50′ narrowboat “Pamela May 2” will feature all-electric drive, multiple solar panels,…

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Long Overdue Updates!

Please forgive the lack of recent updates to our website – purely down to how busy we have been over the past 6 months.  Here are some highlights of what we have failed to report! Eau Rouge was sold to Mhairi and David Middleton (from South Africa) in April 2018. The…

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Eau Rouge – For Sale

We were contacted by Rob Mears this week to say that he is reluctantly going to have to sell Eau Rouge.  Unfortunately, his wife Karen’s health has taken a turn for the worse and they are going to have to put the boat up for sale.  They are not going to…

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