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Boat Insurance in Ireland - (Insure your boat in Ireland)








 

Yachtsman Euromarine,

College Road, Clane, Co. Kildare
also
Ballina/Killaloe,
Co. Clare
 
www.yachtsman.ie FREEFONE in the RoI
1800 304000
or
+353 (0)45 982668
Allianz Direct
 
www.allianzdirect.ie in RoI, 1850 48 48 48 or
+353 (0)1 6133843
Aquabroker, Galway
 
www.aquabroker.ie +353 (0)91-773601/2
Craftinsure
IWAI member discount
www.craftinsure.ie
 
1800 844100 (RoI only)
 
Hibernian General Insurance Ltd.
 
Brian Kelly, Dublin and
Felix O'Callaghan, Cavan
Dublin +353 (0)1-607-8365 or
Cavan +353 (0)49-433-1441
Affinity Insurance Brokers, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin
 
www.affinityinsurance.ie +353 (0)1 2801057
Manor House Marine & Cottages
Killadeas, Co. Fermanagh,
 
www.manormarine.com +44 (0)28 686 28100

Boat Repairs, Marine Mechanics, etc. (see also our list of Inland Marinas)

Monaghan McKenna Boats ,Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan.
fully qualified (by the irish fisheries board in marine engineering) and insured.
mobile marine mechanic who restores, repairs boats and engines.
 
+(353) 87 141 7283  
Lower Erne Manor House Marine & Cottages
Killadeas, Co. Fermanagh,
www.manormarine.com
 
+44 (0)28 686 28100  
Upper Erne Knockninny Marina, Derrylin, Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh
 
+44(0)28 67748590  
Upper Erne

Leonard Marine, c/o Crawford’s Marina
Carrybridge,  Lisbellaw, BT94 5EA
 

+44(0)2866 387806..
Mob:+44 (0)7831325351
 
Shannon-Erne Graham Thomas
Riversdale, Ballinamore
www.riversdalebargeholidays.com
 
+353 (0)71 9644122  
Cavan Wood n' Gems,
Stradone Park, Stradone,
Co. Cavan
www.woodengems.ie
Specialist in all types of marine carpentry including repairs, refits and new builds
Workshop: +353 (0)49 432 3935
Mobile: 087 278 7051
 
Lough Key Des Gillett - Tara Cruisers Manager +353 (0)87 2521236 or
+353 (0)79 67777
 
Knockvicar www.customboatsltd.ie
Custom Boats
13 Port Alainn, Knockvicar, Boyle, Co. Roscommon
+353 (0)87 7931 456
+353 (0)87 418 5205
 
Knockvicar www.murraymarine.ie/
Tim Murray
Lough Key Marina,
At The Moorings,
Knockvicar
+353 (0)71 9647316
+353 (0)86 2526373
 
Dromahair
Co.Leitrim
www.leitrimmarinepropellers.com
repair service for bronze propellers
+353 (0)872967342  
Carrick-on-Shannon Michael McGlynn +353 (0)86 8171286
+353 (0)71 96 21648
 
Carrick-on-Shannon Michael Joyce
Mechanical Electrical Marine Services
Butler's Marina
www.butlersmarina.com
+353 (0)86 3851034
 
 
Upper Shannon - Roosky Trevor Thomsett +353 (0)71 96 38041  
Lowtown Marine Services Ltd,
Erra Haven, Erra. Termonbarry, Co. Roscommon
www.lowtownmarine.com +353 (0) 43 3326406
+353 (0) 86 6003013

 

 
Loughree Marine services, Killinure Point, Glasson www.loughreemarineservices.com +353 (0)9064 85866 or
+353 (0)86 2718311
 
Mid Shannon Christy Wynne +353 (0)86 8325088
Galway Ray Murphy, Altech Electrical  +353 (0)87 6682994
Portumna Eamon Egan Marine Services
www.eamonegan.com
+353 (0)87 6983142
Lower Shannon Richard Lewis Jr, Birdhill, Co. Tipperrary  +353 (0)87 9264576
Shannon Sailing, Dromineer, Nenagh www.shannonsailing.com +353 (0)67 24499  
Union Chandlery, Cork www.unionchandlery.com +353 (0)21 4554334  
Killen Marine, Dalkey, Co. Dublin www.killenmarine.ie +353 (0)1 2853908  
Power Marine, Malahide, Dublin www.powermarine.ie
a boat builder and repairer. Specialising in Fibreglass and Gelcoat repair.
+353 (0)86 8783735
Malahide Marina, Co. Dublin www.malahidemarina.net +353 (1) 2853908  
All Surface Repair
Unit 3/25, Granville Park, Blackrock. Co Dublin

 

www.allsurfacerepair.com
For all your Fiberglass, wood, Leather, Bathroom and Galley kitchen Repair and respray work
Ronan Brady
+353 (1) 2891414
 
Glounthaune Marine Ltd, Cork www.boatsales.ie +353 (0)21 435 3600  
Kingston Marine, Bandon www.boatsireland.com +353 (0)21 4775134  
Noonan Boats, Newcastle, Greystones, Co. Wicklow +353 (0)1 2819175  
Wearen Engineering +353 (0)87 2538038
fax +353 (0)1 8354477
 

Cloonfadda,
Killaloe,
Co. Clare

Pat McMahon
Marine Tech
+353 (0)87 2377039
 
UltraMarine www.boatshop.ie
providing services for rib boats since 2002
+353 (0)87 6477144
 

Marine Electricians in Ireland (see also mechanics above)

All Ireland / Upper Shannon - Roosky Duncan Cremin t/a
Arks & Sparks
+353 (0)43 23602
Mobile +353 (0)86 or (0)87 8394240
 
boats wired for shore power
Carrick-on-Shannon Michael Joyce
Mechanical Electrical Marine Services
Butler's Marina
+353 (0)86 1538013
 

 
 
Dublin Garo Electric Ireland

+353 (0)1 866 5360
www.garo.ie
sales@garo.ie  
Leading manufacturer and supplier of industrial electrical products and electrical supplies, including marina and camping power pillars.    

All Ireland

Colin Coady Marine
+353 (0)87-2656496
 
 
Lower Shannon Richard Lewis Jr., Killaloe
+353 (0)87 9264576
 
 
Altech Electrical
+353 (0)509 41885 or +353 (0)87 668 2994
 
boats wired for shore power  
Dublin Paul Cunningham
+353 (0)1 410 0290 /
+353 (0)86 806 6374
www.marineelectrics.ie  

Embroidery

     
The Cat's Pyjamas Ltd, Inistiogue, Co. Kilkenny
 
+353(0)56 58777 Caps, jackets etc. with your boat's name.  
Boyle Embroidery
7 Woodenbridge
Boyle
Co. Roscommon
+353(0)86 8330098 Choose your boating gear from our massive range. We stock Portwest / Regatta / Kariban / Wombat / Fruit of the Loom / Gildan etc etc and Beechfield hats and caps. We are located lakeside so you can walk to us from the Boyle River on Lough Key. We can digitise your logo and embroider onto either new or existing garments  

Fuel Deliveries

  The following may deliver fuel to your boat  
Upper Shannon area Mohill fuel - +353(0)71 96 31644
           and +353 (0)87 2546265
Longford +353 (0)43 750415
Roscommon Oil - +353 (0)71 9637094
 
   
Athlone area Browne A, Oil Dist, Moate,
+353 (0)9064 81213
 
   
Potrumna Mitchell diesel +353 (0)509 45160
 
 
Killaloe Sutton's Oil, Limerick, 
+353(0)61 227333 and 086 9597972
 
   

Maps

     
Online Maps of the inland waterways from IWAI www.iwai.ie/framed.map.html    
ERA-Maptec Ltd. www.era.ie 
Excellent on-line town maps www.johnthemap.co.uk John Callannan has detailed maps of Ballyconnell, Belturbet, Carrick-on-Shannon, Drumshanbo and Boyle  

Software and Software Services

 
On Line Calendars www.calendars.net OK, so you're part of a boat owning consortium of say more than 3 people.  Use this free calendaring service to keep track of who has your pride and joy and when!  

Waste Disposal Services

 

Lough Derg

 
Clare: waste oil at Mountshannon harbour; batteries at Civic Amenity
Centre, Scarriff (061-921-735).
 
 
Galway: oil and batteries at Civic Recycling Centre, Poolboy,Ballinasloe (0905-44533).
 
 
Limerick:
 
annual mobile collection service for hazardous waste. Oil, filters and batteries at Park Road Recycling Centre (near Musgraves Cash & Carry), Limerick, 9.00am-4.00pm, Monday-Friday.
 
 
North Tipperary: oil and batteries to Recycling Centre, Machinery Yard, Limerick Road, Nenagh, 8.30am-4.30pm, Monday-Friday.
Diesel-carrying water: contact Atlas Oil at 0504-48600
 
 

Boat Cleaning

 
G R Pro-clean
 
www.grpro-clean.ie +353 86 2661103
A cleaning service for GRP boats.
 

Boat Storage

 
Midlands Boat & Caravan Storage
Co. Longford
Contact John on 086 1700361 situated in South Co. Longford,  offer indoor dry storage for caravans, motorhomes & boats. Fully secure & private with alarm and 24X7 security. Within 1.5 hours for most major cities and 150 metres from the Royal Canal. Protect your vehicle this Winter for less than the price of a cup of coffee per day.  
M2 Self Storage www.m2selfstorage.ie
087-9690824 or 0505-42492
boat storage, self storage and  caravan storage based in Cloughjordan Co Tipperary.  
Conway & Co.
North Quay
Wicklow
www.dryandsecure.ie
0404 67019 / 087 2606843
Specialising in  boat , yacht and large leisure item storage  

 

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Boat Surveyors in Ireland - (boat survey Ireland)

John Lefroy
IWAI Member Discount
 
+353 (0)86 8142822 www.johnlefroy.com
Deakin Marine Surveys
 
+353 (0)87 66 67 015 www.deakinmarine.com






Eugene Curry Marine Services LTD
45, Glenvara Park, Knocklyon, Dublin 16, Ireland
Telephone: 00 353 1 493 9781
Mobile: 00 353 86 257 0730
Mail: info@currymarine.ie

www.currymarine.ie 27 years experience in small craft surveys. MCA Code of Practice surveys & tonnage measurement. Equipment includes moisture meter, ultra-sonic thickness measurement & thermal imaging.
Cummins Marine Surveys, C.Eng CMarEng FIMarEST,FRINA
42 Main Street, Dundrum ,Co.Down BT33 0LY, N. Ireland.


Telephone: 0044 (0)2843751574
Mobile: 0044 (0)7802401481
Mail: regcumminssurveyor@talktalk.net

Whiterock Yachts
Sketrick Island
Whiterock, Newtownards, Co. Down, N.I.
 
+44 (0)28 9754 2910 www.whiterockyachts.co.uk
Chris Gibbons, C G Marine, Rostrevor, Co Down
 
+44 (0)7050202431  
Richard Connor IIMS,
CM3 Marine,
Coleraine Harbour,
co L/Derry, BT521XA
 
   
Nelson's boats,
146 Killaughey Road
Donaghadee
County Down
BT21 OBQ
+44 (0)28 91883403  
Mobile:+44 (0)7811 230215
www.nelsonsboats.co.uk Marine Surveys throughout Ireland or UK on all classes of vessel particularly classic wooden vessels, fishing boats, pleasure boats
Joe McCollam
McCollam Marine
Dalriada
Cushendall
Co. Antrim
 
Tel NI: +44 (0) 7557912520
Tel ROI: +353 (0) 87 3690459
www.mccollammarine.com cover both the North and South of Ireland
 

Fergus Henderson
Henderson Marine
 

+44 (0) 7833 474 057
 
www.hendersonmarine.co.uk
MK Port Services (Killybegs) Ltd
 
Tel + 353 (0)74 97 37 500
Mob + 353 (0)87 684 13 14
www.mkportservices.com Marine Surveyor / accident investigation / damages / hull survey / advice etc
 
Promara Ltd.
Contact Noel O'Regan
 
+353 (0)87 3435666    
Frank Jackson Marine Surveys
 
+353 (0)404 - 67620
+353 (0)86 197 0933
www.jacksonmarine.ie  
Mac Allister Marine
- Rohan Mac Allister
5. Patrician Villas; Stillorgan; Co. Dublin
 
+353 (0)1 2836315
+353 (0)87 2418831
   
Vincent Duke
Ocean Ireland Yacht & Small Craft Surveyors
62 Lr. Kilmacud Rd.
Stillorgan
Co. Dublin
 
+353 (0)86 357 6118 www.oceanireland.com  
Niall Galway
 
+353 (0)87 7911648    
Western Yacht and Small Craft Surveyors
Principal Rory Carberry
Lissarulla, Lydican, Oranmore, Co. Galway.
 
+353(0)87 9215843 www.westernsurveyors.ie GRP/FRP, wood and steel hulls surveyed. Reduced rate to IWAI members, 32 county service
Paul Glynn
Mid West Marine Surveying
 
+353 (0)65 682 9272 www.midwestmarinesurveying.com  

Overseas:

     
Frits Coers Marine Engineering Surveys, De Zodde 11, 1231 MA Loosdrecht, The Netherlands. .  +31 (0)35 5826975. 
Fax: +31 (0)35 5825024
 

Upholstery, Trimming & Canopies

Irish Spars & Rigging
43b Station Road
Saintfield
Co Down
Northern Ireland
Co. Down
 
www.irish-spars.com
+44 (0)28 9751 2830
from RoI:  048 9751 2830
   
Loughree Marine services, Killinure Point, Glasson
 
 www.loughreemarineservices.com
+353 (0)9064 85866 or
+353 (0)86 2718311
 
Boat Covers Ireland
The Old Courthouse
The Net Walk
Killyleagh, Co. Down
 
www.boatcovers.ie
UK: +44 (0)7743060617
IRL +353 (0)87 6542398
Land Line +44 (0)28 44828435
New & replacement covers. Repairs. Cover Cleaning/reproofingCanopies, winter covers, sprayhoods, cockpit enclosures & more  
Atlas Boat Covers www.atlasboatcovers.com
UK: +44 (0)28 9188 9289
& +44 (0) 7773 424 752
   
Connolly Covers,
79 Cuba Avenue,
Banagher, Co. Offaly
 
+353 (0)509 51522 or
+353 (0)87 8187392
Canopies and upholstery, Cushions, Curtains, Panels, Window replacements  
J.B.Roche (MFG) Ltd.
 
www.jbroche.com/Marine.html trade-only
Christy Murray & Sons, Lisgreen, Croom,
Co Limerick
 
+353 (0)61 397 531, or
+353 (0)87 265 4278
 
2 Harbour Hill
Cobh
County Cork
 
www.covers4sail.com
+353 (0)021 4815560
 
Garrish O'Casey  Killaloe
 
+353 (0)86 270 6902
email: garish@vodafone.ie
30 years of making all types of marine covers and canopies, and upholstery.
 
Derek Nolan
Nolan Auto Care
Unit 2, Old Naas Road
Dublin 12
 
www.nolanautocare.ie/marine
Ph: 01-4569464
repair and re-upholster
boat seats and make canopies and weatherproof covers
Abbey Trimming Service
Monks Town, Mounttemple, Nr. Moate,
Co. Westmeath
 
+353 (0)9064 82236 or
+353 (0)87 751 7560
www.facebook.com/abbeytrimming
New Boat Hoods, Tonneau covers, as well as running repairs fitting replacement zips and windows
 
 
Shrink Wrap Pro
77 Ripley Hills
Bray , Co. Wicklow
www.ShrinkWrapPro.ie
+353 (0)87 2775826
Shrink Wrap Pro provides a professional on-site shrink wrapping service using marine grade shrink wrap with UV inhibitors and anti-brittle agents to wrap boats of any size.
 

Embroidery

     
The Cat's Pyjamas Ltd, Inistiogue, Co. Kilkenny +353(0)56 58777 Caps, jackets etc. with your boat's name.  

Boat/Barge Transport in or to Ireland

Dave Drummy,
Cuan, Kildarra,
Bandon, Co.
Cork
 
+353 (0)21 4775385

 

 
Michael Barrett +353 (0)9064 8531 or
+353-(0)86-823-5197
 
   
Banhaul Banhaul +353-(0)509-51573
 
   
James Greally of Tara Transport
 
+353-(0)46-25207
 
   
Sam Mateer  +353-(0)1-6607652 or
+353-(0)86-8557329
 
   
Danny Murphy of Cabintrans 
 
+353-(0)1-4621072
SMK Transport,
Banagher, Co. Offally
 
+353-(0)509-51573
 
   
Frank Whitton +-353 (0)509-31022 or
+353 (0)87-2573834
 
   
James Brennan Mobile: +353 (0)87-2752268 or
www.jbtransport.ie
info@jbtransport.ie
 
   
ARGONAUTIC -
Boat transport IRELAND-UK-EUROPE
 
www.argonautic.co.uk  
Kennedy Haulage

www.kennedyhaulage.com

+353 (0)87 267 4024

 

Boat Delivery (by water) in Ireland

Save Your Time Boat Delivery
Contact Mark merrionsq@gmail.com
Relocating and Delivering boats, with care and diligence - Experienced on canal systems across the country, Experienced on the Shannon, Yachtmaster

 

Boating Education/Boat Training in Ireland

See information on The ISA/IWAI Certificate of Competency - for Motor Cruising on the the Irish Inland Waterways. Not mandatory (yet), but recommended for all boat skippers.
 

North Shannon Powerboat School,
Rooskey, Co. Roscommon
Paul Garland
www.boattraining.ie
+353 (0)7196 38841 or
+353 (0)86 8217712
 

Garland First Aid,
Marine Emergency First Aid Courses

Sharon Garland
www.facebook.com/garland.firstaid

+353 086 3625 888
 

Lough Ree Powerboat School
Hodson Bay, Athlone, Co. Roscommon
IWAI Member Discount
 

Stuart McNamara www.powerboat.org

+353(0)71 77720
Lo Call 1890 70 40 90
Irish Sailing Academy,
Hodson Bay,
Athlone,
Co. Roscommon.
www.irishsailingacademy.com +353 (0)49 952 9750
Lough Derg Power Boat School
 
Denis Dillon, www.boatschool.ie +353 (0)61-375474
+353 (0)87-6100577
 
Leinster Cruising School, Dublin   +353 (0)14642316
+353 (0)87 2421249
 
VHF course providers Information from the Dept. of the Marine in WORD, (52Kb), Adobe Acrobat, (53Kb) format.  See the other VHF information at http://www.dcmnr.ie/display.asp/pg=380     
       

Knots

     
  See Grog's excellent animated knots website if you want some guidance on knots for boating and fishing.
 
   
  www.motorboatsmonthly.co.uk/mby/dskip/10500469.htm Article: Day Skipper - Part 1 - Knots & ropework  
  www.ukdivers.net/boats/knots.htm more knots  
How to moor a boat www.boatsafe.com/nauticalknowhow/boating/7_1.htm    

 

Taxis and Bus transport

Lowtown Martin and Dominic Curtis, Robertstown and Naas,
Tel +353 (0)87-988-1144 and +353 (0)87-920-4176.
Drumshanbo Mc Cormick's( 0)7196 41040 / 086 8044309
Carrick on Shannon Burkes +353 (0)71 96 21343
John Martin +353 (0)71 96 20223
Athlone Taxi - Athlone +353 (0)9064 93030
Banagher, ShannonBridge Taxi:Tony Brennan +353 (0)87 2500816
Taxi:Willie Mac +353 (0)509 51032
Hackney: Tom +353 (0)87 6117363
Lower Shannon: Mr.Malachy Collison Operates a fleet of Mini / Midi Buses / Coaches and regularly provides
transport solutions to the boating fraternity any where between Shannon Harbour and Limerick and even further afield
Contact details Mobile +353 (0)87 2590015 Home   +353 (0)505 - 42361

 

 


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