MAHER CHARTERS

Small Commercial Vessel Charter Service

P.O. BOX 144, JERSEYSIDE, NL, CANADA,  A0B 2G0‚Äč



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ABOVE IS OUR 26 FOOT HIGH SPEED ZEPPELIN RHIB WHICH IS FULLY EQUIPPED, AND EFFICIENTLY POWERED WITH DUAL 115 HP OUTBOARDS GIVING A VESSEL THAT IS VERY FAST YET ECONOMICAL TO OPERATE.

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OWNER  AND CREW HAVE A LIFETIME IN THE MARINE INDUSTRY.  THE OWNER, DAVE MAHER GREW UP IN AND AROUND BOATS AND AT THE AGE OF SEVENTEEN  WENT TO THE BANK FOR A LOAN (IT WASN'T  EASY CONVINCING THE BANK MANAGER OF THE OPPORTUNITY THAT EXISTED, BUT HE DID APPROVE THE LOAN ), WITH AN INVESTMENT IN A 34 FOOT LONGLINER , SEEING A DEMAND FOR CHARTER VESSEL SERVICES IN THE ARGENTIA  AREA WHERE WE  STILL OPERATE THESE 37 YEARS LATER! A LARGE NUMBER OF THE CLIENTS HAVE BEEN THERE SINCE DAY ONE AND CONTINUE TO AVAIL OF OUR PROFESSIONAL SERVICE.

 ALL EMPLOYEES HAVE A MARINE BACKGROUND, THEY ARE REQUIRED TO TAKE PART IN REGULAR ONGOING TRAINING AND HAVE ALL CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY TRANSPORT CANADA AND OUR INSURANCE PROVIDERS.

  A CLEAN SAFETY RECORD AND PROFESSIONALLY RUN SERVICE HAVE PRODUCED A LONG LIST OF REPEAT CUSTOMERS. 

WE PROVIDE EXPERIENCED, HIGHLY TRAINED AND SKILLED CAPTAINS AND CREW TO RUN THREE WELL MAINTAINED VESSELS, A COMPREHENSIVE MAINTENANCE PROGRAM ALLOWS US TO KEEP THE VESSELS IN LIKE NEW CONDITION.

WITH AN EXPERIENCED MACHINIST,  MILLWRIGHT MECHANIC, AND MARINE ENGINEER  ON STAFF, WE WILL GLADLY FABRICATE (IN OUR OWN MACHINE SHOP) OR ADD EQUIPMENT TO THE VESSELS TO SUIT THE CLIENT'S NEEDS WHEN POSSIBLE, M.V. ROYAL BREEZE  WAS FITTED WITH A HYDRAULICALLY OPERATED  A-FRAME GANTRY AT THE STERN, A HYDRAULIC SIDE BOOM FOR ANCHOR RETRIEVAL AND A HEAVY DUTY, CONTINUOUS DUTY HYDRAULIC THRUSTER AT THE BOW, ALL TO SUIT THE NEEDS OF CLIENTS. ALL EQUIPMENT IS DESIGN APPROVED AND TESTED BY A CERTIFIED MECHANICAL ENGINEERING FIRM  PER OHS REQUIREMENTS. LOAD TESTING IS CARRIED OUT ON LIFTING EQUIPMENT  PER OHS REGULATIONS.


Below from left to right. Dave Maher (Owner/vessel Captain), John (vessel Captain), Kirkland (vessel Captain), Guys from WOODGROUP preparing for current meter deployment, the crew taking a break during oil spill response, a diver coming back on board using the premium boarding ladder that we fabricated specifically for dive operations, Kirkland keeping an eye out for rope during a buoy retrieval program, an underwater test pod just retrieved for the SEAFORMATICS group.

SOME  OF THE MANY COMMERCIAL SERVICES WE PROVIDE


 -LINE HANDLING VESSEL


-PILOT TRANSPORT


- 40 FOOT VESSEL DESIGNED TO SUPPORT HYDROGRAPHIC, ENVIRONMENTAL AND DIVE OPERATIONS


-CERTIFIED OIL SPILL CONTAINMENT AND CLEANUP


- SMALL NAVIGATIONAL BUOY DEPLOYMENT AND RETRIEVAL


- SMALL VESSEL ENGINEER SERVICES


WE  ALSO CATER TO THE PLEASURE SEEKING CLIENT


-WE CAN ACCOMIDATE TOURS OF PLACENTIA BAY


-WE HAVE A COTTAGE LOCATED ON LONG ISLAND IN THE HEART OF PLACENTIA BAY. HERE WE CAN ACCOMMODATE LODGING FOR EXTENDED STAY TRIPS WHILE YOU EXPLORE THE MANY SCIENIC PLACES.


-WE MAKE SAFETY OUR HIGHEST PRIORITY, THIS HAS ALLOWED US TO OPERATE SINCE 1996 WITH ZERO ACCIDENTS, ZERO BREAKDOWNS AND ZERO DOWN TIME. 




OWNER  DAVE MAHER  AND CREW HAVE  A  LIFETIME IN THE MARINE INDUSTRY.  ALL CREW TAKE PART IN REGULAR ONGOING TRAINING AND HAVE ALL REQUIRED TRANSPORT CANADA CERTIFICATION. . A CLEAN SAFETY RECORD AND PROFESSIONALLY RUN  SERVICE HAVE PRODUCED  A  LONG LIST OF REPEAT CUSTOMERS.  MAHER CHARTERS PROVIDES EXPERIENCED, HIGHLY TRAINED AND SKILLED CAPTAINS AND CREWS TO RUN THREE  WELL MAINTAINED VESSELS, A COMPREHENSIVE MAINTENANCE PROGRAM  ALLOWS US TO KEEP THE VESSELS IN LIKE NEW CONDITION.


WITH AN  EXPERIENCED MACHINIST AND MILLWRIGHT MECHANIC  ON STAFF, WE WILL GLADLY FABRICATE (IN OUR OWN MACHINE SHOP) OR ADD EQUIPMENT TO THE VESSELS TO SUIT THE CLIENTS NEEDS WHEN POSSIBLE, M.V. ROYAL BREEZE  (PICTURED ON FRONT PAGE) WAS FITTED WITH A HYDRAULIC LIFTING GANTRY AT THE STERN, HYDRAULIC SIDE BOOM FOR ANCHOR RETRIEVAL AND A HEAVY DUTY CONTINUOUS DUTY  HYDRAULIC THRUSTER AT THE BOW, ALL  TO SUIT THE NEEDS  OF CLIENTS. 



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