Hythe Marine Defence Engineering Projects UK


Hythe Marine Services provides turnkey engineering services to the largest Defence contractors in the UK. Due to the nature of our work, much of what we do we cannot disclose, however below are a few projects and case stories we have been permitted to share. For more information on our bespoke engineering services please speak with a member of the team.     Contact us
May 5, 2023

2021 and 2022 saw two years of action for the Royal Navy’s Type 23 class. With such a busy time for NATO and the UK’s defence, it’s imperative that all ships, submarines, and equipment are in good working condition. In January and February of 2023, Hythe Marine Services were contracted by BAE Systems to work...

May 5, 2023

HMS Lancaster left Portsmouth on the 22nd of August, with no plans to return until at least 2025. While docked in the naval base, Lancaster underwent maintenance work and upgrades in preparation for its extended mission. Hythe Marine Services were contracted by BAE Systems to carry out a number of engineering projects on the vessel...

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January 18, 2023

When Royal Navy vessels are on deployment, any necessary marine engineering and maintenance works require prompt and accurate reactivity.  In the summer of 2022, the Hythe Marine Services team responded to a request from BAE Systems regarding a Type 45 Destroyer. The ship was operating in the Mediterranean and the Baltic and further south in...

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December 14, 2022

Hythe Marine Services and BAE Systems teamed up to provide an exceptional work experience opportunity for the next generation of marine engineers. Through the Sea Angling Classic event, apprentices got to work together to create a stunning, historical, masterpiece.  “Two reputable, respected companies came together to provide exceptional work experience for the next generation of...

May 10, 2022

Hythe Marine Services serve the marine industry with anything from fast-response one-off projects to long term customers. One example of the latter is with Tall Ships Youth Trust. Over the past eight years that we’ve worked with them, we’ve built a great relationship. In this case study, we share some of the great work done...

November 23, 2021

As bespoke design engineers, Hythe Marine Services’ (HMS) never shy away from the less ordinary. And a recent star-studded industrial-style decor project for a brand new London wine bar definitely falls under this category.