The Aluminium Utility Boat - A no-nonsense 'go anywhere, do anything' utility boat for leisure or commercial use.

The Buddy Aluminium Catamaran - A Multi-purpose litter retrieval and debris collection boat for marinas, harbours and inland waterways.

Liverpool Water Witch - World Leaders in Waterway Maintenance Solutions

Liverpool Water Witch is a family-run business established in 1966, building and designing innovative specialist vessels for debris removal, aquatic weed control, waterway cleanup operations, dredging and oil spill response. 

We offer a wide range of versatile road transportable multi-purpose workboats in both steel and aluminium to match waterway operator's exact requirements and budgets, from lightweight Buddy road-towable debris retrieval and trash skimmer craft, right up to heavy duty workhorses capable of removing up to 1000kg of flotsam at a time and reaching up to 3.65m below water. The Water Witch is similar to a floating bulldozer with a quick-release system for a range of loader attachments to be easily fitted in seconds. Loader attachments available include dredge buckets, log grapples, weed cutters/rippers, access platforms, cranes and more.

Our designs, which include modular waste transfer and storage barges, are backed by over 45 year's experience working with clients worldwide, based on tried & time-tested designs matched to customer's exact specification and operational requirements.

Water Witch Workboats are in service in all corners of the world, operating for Ports and Harbours, Marina's, Irrigation and Environmental Agencies, Not for Profit Organisations and other Agencies.

Contact us - we can help solve your waterway maintenance problems today!

Latest News

Modular Floating Pontoons, Platforms, Docks

Water Witch have recently introduced a brand new range of road transportable aluminium docks and work platforms.


Water Witch Workboat's latest build, 'Urgarbi IV' recently went into service in Bilbao, Spain in November 2013.

The Mark 3 surface dredger took 30 weeks to build and is fitted with a high capacity mesh scoop attachment for recovering all types of floating debris, from small styrofoam cups to larger items.


Mk. 2 Water Witch To Hydro-Electric Dam

A Water Witch has recently gone into service in Iligan, the Philippines ? the 72nd vessel of this design to be built.


Buddy Boat For Olympic Park

Prior to the 2012 Olympic Games our Buddy hire boat went into service cleaning up the waterways on the Olympic Park site in East London. The boat was such a success that following completion of the games the contractor with responsibility for the on-going maintenance of the prestigious site, The Landscape Group, commissioned the build of a 7m version.


Electric Powered Buddy Boat

An electric powered 8M Buddy is now in service working on the famous canals in Amsterdam for Waternet, the Government Authority responsible for the maintenance of the Dutch waterways.


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