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Safety Boat Services

Commercial Rib Charter provide safety boat hire services for the commercial and civil sectors, whether for construction, cable laying or offshore installation support. CRC also work with private individuals who require our expertise in supporting record attempts and endurance events. Safety boats are available both bareboat or with crew experienced in Safety boat work. Check out Our Fleet.

Cross Channel Support Boats

We have considerable experience in planning and supporting cross-channel activities, from swimming and kayaking to free-fall flight, kitesurfing and wind surfing crossings. With a wide range of safety boat cover options, we provide correctly coded vessels with the additional equipment necessary for the challenge. In addition to cross channel support, CRC have been involved in a number of endurance kitesurfing and windsurfing challenges.

Record Attempts

Having been involved in many record attempts over the years, we understand how important your attempt is, and how crucial it is for you to succeed. Our safety boat support will be a vital part of your record attempt and we are very aware of our responsibility.

Specialist Safety Boat Crew

We have experience in providing crewed safety boat hire services for a wide variety of major events including offshore sailing, Formula 1 powerboat, cross channel races, kite surfing records and charity swimming. Our safety boat skippers are fully qualified and we also employ crew with a wide range of specialist skills including mud rescue, paramedics, rescue swimmers and divers.

Safety Equipment

The safety equipment inventory varies with each commission. We have safety boats equipped with blue lights, sirens, loud hailer units, search lights, diver recovery systems, lifting hoists for casualty recovery and stretcher facilities, defibrillators and other emergency equipment as required including mud rescue equipment.

Talk to us
Do you have a commercial or industrial Rib requirement? We operate across all major European ports. Call us now on 01590 607103 or for 24h support call 07979 533722.

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