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Teignmouth Maritime Services Ltd (TMS)
With over 25 years experience, Teignmouth Maritime Services Ltd (TMS) are a small to medium sized specialist marine civil engineering contractor working throughout the UK, Europe and North Africa. We specialise in working on flood defence schemes, coastal and inland waterway projects where there is minimal depth of water or tidal working is required. With a turnover of £10m per year and growing TMS undertake projects direct for clients as Principal Contractor or acting as preferred tier two supply chain to Major Contractors and the WEM framework. We have a varied client list including Local Authorities, Government Agencies, Main Contractors, Armed Forces of varying Nations. TMS operate Quality and Environmental Management systems that are accredited to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 respectively. Additionally TMS are Achilles UVDB B2 Audited, and are full members of the ADC (Association of Diving Contractors), NWA (National Workboat Association) and CECA (Civil Engineering Contractors Association) amongst others.
Working as an SME we are tailored to provide efficient responsive value for money solutions whilst having the systems and processes to reflect the complexity of the works delivered by large international contractors.
Our Business Streams cover (but not limited to):
- Flood Defence
- Marine Plant Hire
- Rock armour placement
- Steel sheet and tubular piling, using Movax equipment
- Dredging using our venturi system or by direct excavation
- Pontoon and linkspan installation
- Steel fabrication
- Timber piling
- Commercial diving
- Subsea pipeline construction
- Jetty and pier construction
- Demolition works including the use of CARDOX
- Underwater cutting and welding
All of our staff and operatives are CSCS or CPCS certified and we have the in-house capability to operate various vessels. We also have experienced degree qualified Managers and Supervisors.
For more information about our capabilities including technical information on our plant please visit our website.