Asset finance for the marine industry

A stronger funding line

The UK marine engineering and services sector is worth around £11bn and employs over 113,000 people. British ships, boats, equipment, engineering and expertise have a global reputation. Providing finance to operators for vessels and related equipment, Shawbrook offers strong support and expertise to a key UK industry.

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Asset finance for the marine industry

Our Approach 

We understand the unique demands and characteristics of the marine industry. Our dedicated marine finance team has extensive experience in the sector, and by taking the time to understand your business, we can offer a range of funding solutions tailored to your needs.

Vessels we finance

We finance a wide range of vessels, boats and associated equipment, including

  • General purpose workboats
  • Support and supply craft
  • Wind farm service vessels
  • Survey vessels
  • Coastal ships
  • Ferries
  • Tugs and barges
  • Day charter boats for angling and diving
  • Hire boat fleets

For financing live aboard or holiday vessels, please visit our leisure marine section. 

Vessels we finance

The solutions we offer

One size doesn’t fit all, and that’s especially true in the diverse marine industry. That’s why we provide a range of solutions including

  • Marine mortgages for asset acquisition
  • Flexible payment profiles
  • Refinancing of existing vessels and equipment

The Shawbrook Difference

  • We have a dedicated, experienced marine team, ensuring a swift and expert response
  • We apply a flexible approach, exploring bespoke opportunities with each client
  • Our understanding and experience of the industry means we can make fast, informed decisions
  • We can work across territories for UK-based enterprises

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The Shawbrook Difference

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