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All you need to keep you barge ship-shape
List of ship yards, dry docks.
List of maintainence services, breakdown etc.
Dry dock facility (cale seche)
tel 00 33 (0)3 80 27 03 00
Saint Usage 21000
Situated at the entrance to the Burgundy Canal & river Saône beside lock 76. (The first lock on the canal when leaving the river).
For boats and barges up to 40 metres (125 feet), and a keel depth of 2 metres (6 feet), beam 6 metres (18 feet).
Very skilled in steel, wealding and metal work. Electro-mechanical installation & repair. Barge transformation, renovation and construction.
Chantier Fluvial de Migennes
tel 00 33 (0)3 86 92 93 13
Situated at the junction of the Yonne and Burgundy canal, 60 ton crane, storage ashore for 50+ boats of up to 40 tons,all types of repair and conversion work undertaken on all types of boats,Surveys for insurance ,valuation,condition,or litigation carried out on steel or glass fibre boats anywhere in europe. Access from Paris 1.25 hrs by train.
Fully serviced moorings. Winterising of engines and water systems. All kind of repairs and installation work. Conversions and fit-outs of barges. Servicing and repairs of diesel engines, gearboxes, generators etc. Organisation of docking and surveying, usually at short notice. Barge and boat brokerage
Breakdown & outboard engines
tel: 00 33 (0)3 80 29 11 06
Saint Usage 21000
Situated at the entrance to the Burgundy Canal & river Sane
beside lock 76.
Specialising in smaller boats, sailing boats & outboard motors.
Crane service available to lift light boats ashore. New and second had boats
Barge shop selling various articles, VHF radio, flags, rope, gaffs etc.
Bouba Meca Boat
After many years working for the local shipyards, Philippe Bouchiba (better known as Bouba) has become independant and created his own company.
He specialises in boat mechanics and offers breakdown services for barges and boats with all types of engines, including out board motors. Operating 7 days a week for boats in the local area on the canal or river, if you have a problem call here are the contact details:
- Mobile : +33 673 810 876
- Telephone : +33 380 392 938
- To visit the website click here.
Images of boat repairs on the canal.
Wear and tear and debris.
Two barges the in dry dock at Saint Jean.