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Maritime Services

Maritime Services
Ruling the waves is their ambition. We help to make it a reality.

Maritime Services delivers end to end maritime services and support to over 50% of the Royal Navy's Surface Fleet.  Our services range from fleet services, equipment and facilities management, training, product development and through life support for radar, torpedoes and small boats.  We employ approximately 3,500 employees and have a £650m Revenue and £1.7bn Order book.  With company and customer facilities at five sites across the UK we are proud to support the fleet in global operations.

Fleet Services: We use our manufacturing, supply chain, engineering and logistics expertise to ensure our customers get the optimum availability from their platforms and equipment.

Naval Base Services: Our extensive experience managing Portsmouth Naval Base for the UK Royal Navy, enables us to provide everything a navy needs to affordably live and work in the base.

Products & Training Services: Our design, development, manufacture and through-life support for Torpedoes & Radar brings continuous operational advantage to our UK and international customers.  We design, develop and deliver training services and systems to ensure personnel are capable and ready for maritime action.


Our Opportunities


Advanced Apprenticeships

Higher Apprenticeships

Fast Facts

  • Number of employees: ~3500
  • Key locations: Cowes, Portsmouth (Broad Oak and Portsmouth Naval Base), Great Baddow and Hillend
  • Key products: Artisan 3D Medium Range Radar Type 997, Assembly Integration and Test service, Reconfigurable Maritime Warfare Training, Sampson Multi Function Radar, Sting Ray Mod 1 Lightweight Torpedo, Spearfish Heavyweight Torpedo and Small Boats


As an apprentice in Maritime Services, my day consists of constantly learning about my given trade and the various different challenges that as a team, my colleagues and I work out how to solve in the best possible way!

Harrison, Craft Apprentice - Maritime Services