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Fenders: The secret to successful electric boat hire

At Miniport Electric Ships, we've learned a thing or to about fenders and floating booms, over the years - mostly from making mistakes at our own sites in the early years! These days we use a pair of large profile non-marking PVC fender strips on every boat, obtained from Wilks in Tollesbury, who are probably…
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Electric Container Ship arrives in UK!

Our latest electric hire boat model, the Miniport Container Ship, has taken to the water at Gunwharf Quays for the 2018 season, and was a huge success, being easily the most popular ship on the water at either Portsmouth site during the February half term holiday. For more details on boat rides in Portsmouth, go…
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Small electric boats

We specialise in crowd-pleasing, irresistible electric hire boats, and because for years we have mainly built boats for our own use, we know that our boats really do a job which others don't. Miniport Ships draw the attention of potential boat hire customers like no other boat on the market, and because we use industry…
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A busy year for Electric Boat Sales!

This has been our busiest year ever for sales of our electric boats, with the electric Ferry and electric destroyer being our most popular models. We modified the design slightly in late 2015 to speed up our build times, and are now building electric ships for stock this autumn. More to follow shortly! This is…
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