Solent

Shipshape Solent acts as a focal point bringing together a number of existing facilities and services in Hampshire, the Isle of Wight and West Sussex, including the ship/boat repair/conservation expertise and facilities in the Portsmouth Naval Base and Portsmouth Historic Dockyard; the Maritime Workshops in Gosport; the Boleh project at Southsea; the Cowes workshops on the Isle of Wight; the conservation expertise within Hampshire County Council Museum Services; the work of the Wolfson Unit, Southampton Institute and the wider work of the universities in Southampton and Portsmouth, as well as a range of vessels on the National Register of Historic Vessels.

There are 107 vessels in this area

There are 71 facilities in this area

There are 86 skills in this area

There are 40 people in this area

Region news headlines

West Indies Boatbuilding Culture comes to the South Coast of the UK!

A fascinating story of personal perseverance, ribald tales of smuggling at sea and the completion of…

SS Shieldhall celebrates as steamship marks its 500th sailing under charitable ownership

A love for steam keeps historic vessel sailing!

Maritime students restore Isabel II and GB Victory in Youth America's Cup

You can listen now to the BBC Radio Solent article covering the launch.

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