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Rib & Work Boat Charter

Rib & Work Boat Charter

Rib & Workboat Charter

Ribs & Workboats available throughout the Scottish Highlands & Islands

Ness ribs can provide the right vessel to meet your exact requirements. Our fleet comprises of Open and Cabin Ribs (Rigid Inflatable Boat) tough Pioner Multis and Military proven Zodiac Inflatables with additional vessels sourced if and when needed. We can supply coded Ribs or workboats with experienced crews or on bareboat charter, leaving the customer to crew the vessels themselves. We are also able to assist with or to provide the risk assessments required for safe work boat operations. All our vessels are easily trailerable and available 24/7 throughout the Highlands & Islands.

Call us now on 0776 500 3424 to discuss your Rib or Workboat requirements


Our Vessels for Charter

"Petrel" - 4 mtr Zodiac Milpro GR
"Tern" - 4.7 mtr Zodiac Milpro Searider
"Kessock" - 5 mtr Pioneer Multi
"Skua" - 7.8 mtr Ribcraft
"Tystie" - 8.4 mtr Redbay Storm Force Cabin Rib

Common Applications

  • Workboats for lochs, Canals or Inland waterways where access or water depth is limited.
  • Safety Boats for Civil engineering projects, Bridge Inspections and Events cover.
  • Guard Vessels to protect and secure your assets or working area.
  • TV, Film & Media Ribs, with accommodation and open deck space
  • Skippered private Charter to remote Island or coastline for friends or family
  • Ecology & Coastal Surveys for Offshore Renewable projects.

Rigid Inflatable boats (RIBs) are versatile, safe and secure

If you require a safe, secure vessel that provides excellent performance, handling and incredible versatility, then there is no better craft than a Rigid Inflatable Boat. Ribs are commonly used by the RNLI and highly regarded as one of the safest methods of sea transportation for people and cargo even in the most challenging of marine environments.


Call us on 01463 226230 to discuss you specific commercial or private vessel requirements.


From Safety boats to Guard vessels to General workboats, all our vessels are easily trailerable, immaculately presented, MCA coded and available 24/7 throughout the Highlands and Islands of Scotland.