Marine and Industrial Engineering Specialists

  • Marine & Industrial Enginering Kent
  • Marine & Industrial Enginering Kent
  • Marine & Industrial Enginering Kent
  • Marine & Industrial Enginering Kent
  • Marine & Industrial Enginering Kent
  • Marine & Industrial Enginering Kent
  • Marine & Industrial Enginering Kent
  • Marine & Industrial Enginering Kent

What We Do

Marine and Industrial engineering specialists with a positive ‘can do’ attitude offering a genuine 24/7 worldwide service Providing comprehensive & effective engineering solutions to our customers minimising downtime & disruptions to their business Our core skills are constantly updated to maintain, develop & exceed our current high standard, allowing us to provide safe, reliable & high quality services.

Combined our modern workshops offer over 18,000sq ft of covered space complete with overhead crane facilities. This allows us to fabricate up to 10tonnes inside & unlimited on quayside (Chatham Docks).

The larger of our 2 workshops our Faversham base offers the following facilities;

Fabrication shop
Comprehensive fabrication shop, (over 5000sq ft) capable of batch & bespoke fabrication in most materials inclusive of mild and heavy steel, stainless steel & aluminium

Structural steel fabrication

All our engineers are time served and highly skilled offering a wide range of skill sets in the following disciplines:

  • Marine diesel specialists – overhaul & refurbishment
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Coded welding
  • Pipe fitting in all materials
  • Electrical engineering – Marine specialists
  • Fabrication
  • Sheet metal fabrication
  • Health & Safety Advisor
  • Project management

Apprenticeship Scheme

Training / Apprenticeship Scheme
As a company we believe strongly in the investment of our staff, we offer a wide and varied training scheme for existing staff. Keeping all disciplines up to date and continually looking to expand our skill base.

Further it is our belief that we should invest strongly in the future of the industry, we therefore offer an extensive apprenticeship scheme in all our major disciplines. Currently in our employment we have;

  • 3 x mechanical engineer apprentices
  • 2 x welder / fabricator apprentices
  • 1 x electrical apprentice

Find Us

Head Office – Faversham, Kent. Based in an optimal location in the South East of the country, allowing easy access to London, Dover & all local ports; which enables us to offer a genuine 24/7 service to all local ports and many of the major utilities companies. Not only do we offer and unbeatable local service we are fully equipped to offer a worldwide service.

Chatham Docks
Based in Chatham Docks we are ideally situated to offer a world class service to all major docks in South & East of England. We are able to mobilise repair squads within 2hrs of initial contact regardless of geographical location.

Comprising of a non-tidal berthing facility allowing us to receive vessels alongside for emergency repairs & planned maintenance Our well-equipped workshop offers a turnkey mechanical and class approved structural repairs to all vessels.

Engine Bay
Fully equipped for the overhaul & reconditioning of marine diesels & components, utilising our large stock of Chris Marine equipment.

Machine Shop
Comprehensive machine shop with capabilities up to 1mtr diameter & 3mtrs long

Spray Shop
Painting and shot blasting

Sheet Metal Shop

  • Light plate & bespoke fabrication projects in mild steel, stainless steel & exotic metals
  • Specialists in high quality finish stainless steel balustrade and handrails
  • Architectural industrial, marine & domestic works undertaken
  • CAD design service available
  • High quality press metal works undertaken including hygiene fabrication to medical grade application
  • 15.6 cubic mtr booth shotblasting capability


  • 15 x engineering service vans equipped with engine tooling/fabrication equipped
  • 9 x power trucks equipped with welding & burning gear
  • 3 x pickup trucks
  • 1 x 7.5ton lorry
  • 1 x HIAB crane lorry
  • 1 x Cherry picker
  • 3 x fork trucks up to 12 ton capacity

Electrical Department
Based in our main workshops our electrical department offer and extensive service in marine electrics. Service includes;

  • Electrical installation and repair
  • CCTV – installation and repair
  • System development and design
  • Fault Diagnostics
  • High & Low voltage works undertaken

Uplands Marine – if it floats we can fix it.

Uplands Maintain – Where service is an attitude.

Uplands Fabrication – You need it we can make it.

Uplands Electrical – giving your business a spark.

Uplands Sheet – For the lighter side of life.

Services overview;

  • Genuine 24/7, 365days a year service, on a worldwide basis
  • Mobilise repair squads within 2hrs of initial contact
  • Time served & highly trained engineers, in all relevant fields inclusive of Confined Space
  • Coded Welding (Lloyds & Bureau Veritas approved)
  • BS EN ISO 9001:2008 accredited
  • Dry dock Support
  • Project management & technical support
  • Fabrication services – all materials
  • Engineering services, mechanical & structural
  • Marine diesel & propulsion engines – servicing & overhaul
  • Logistics support
  • Stores
  • Planned maintenance & emergency support
  • Procurement & supply
  • Electrical installation & fault diagnosis
  • High & low voltage works undertaken
  • CCTV
  • Computing software installation
  • Electrical design & systems development
  • Contractual maintenance for all major electrical utility companies
  • Load testing & lifting equipment
  • Light plate fabrication & balustrades
  • Wind farm support and maintenance
  • Architectural fabrication in all materials
  • Safety management
  • Pipe fabrication in all materials
  • Engine component overhauling
  • Comprehensive machine shop facilities
  • In situ machining