Posts Tagged "badger"

Badger Launched!

Posted by on Jan 26, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

The launch team all met at The Dog at Over for breakfast before splitting up – some to the Gloucester yard to prepare the crane and Badger for the launch into the River Severn. The rest heading to R W Davies at Saul Junction to collect our second boat Otter. The photos show what was a near perfect day –  Badger performs well and needs some fine tuning to the ballast to get her sitting better in the water. Our second boat Otter is in the corner of the yard awaiting a refit and launch on 20th June 2015. Thanks must go to everyone involved yesterday: Allen Prout Crane Hire, Ellis Transport, R W Davies Boatyard, Steve Lacey Marine Diesel Engineer and all the rest of the team that helped make the day go without a hitch. Read about the launch in the Gloucester...

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Update on Badger 24 November 2014

Posted by on Nov 24, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

As the winter closes in our first boat Badger is in a marquee at our yard in Gloucester where work is nearing completion of all the interior woodwork. The engine is fully installed and working and the final coat of paint is 90% complete. Our second boat Otter is having the final alterations we have specified being carried out at R W Davies boatyard on the Gloucester Sharpness Canal. Badger will be launched directly into the river Severn on Saturday morning 24th January 2015 and straight away her space in the yard will be taken by Otter who will then be completely fitted out ready for launch in June...

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