Vessel services

Motive Engineering offers comprehensive vessel services from a multi-disciplined team, highly experienced in all aspects of mobilisation and demobilisation.

With services covering all aspects of mobilisation, from sea-fastening to NDT, our Vessels Team is committed to delivering tailored solutions that meet the unique needs of each of our clients.

essel services include:

  • Design and engineering of custom solutions tailored to clients' specific requirements
  • Fabrication and installation of sea-fastenings, using highly skilled welders and platers
  • Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) and load testing, conducted to the required industry standards
  • Mobile welding containers (one lift) – quick, safe deployment for onsite welding work
  • Adhoc maintenance and repairs, including mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems
  • Rapid response capability for urgent mobilisation or demobilisation needs
  • Coordination of all logistics for the mobilisation and demobilisation process
  • Provision of experienced personnel for offshore or quayside operations
  • Supporting planning of timescales and schedules
  • Assistance with compliance and regulatory requirements
  • Supply of all necessary equipment, plant, and consumables.

Our rental fleet covers any related equipment hire requirements, ensuring our clients can forget the hassle of dealing with multiple suppliers and enjoy a streamlined, reliable service whilst in Port.


Subsea baskets – retrieval and deployment of subsea spools, pipework, mattresses

Subsea Winches – holdback tethering systems, casing handling systems

Chutes and Sheaves

Tagging Towers

Power Supply - HPUs/Generators

Roller Systems

Clump Weights

We work closely with clients to ensure their vessels are mobilised and demobilised in a timely, safe, and cost-effective manner.

With a track record of over 100 mobilisations completed across UK Ports, our experienced team of professionals understands the complex needs onboard vessels, with the expertise to adapt easily to changing demands.