“Our mission is to provide customers with comprehensive, value engineered services, which match their needs and expectations”


Teignmouth Maritime Services Company formed


Purchased Work Boat Spot On and Bobs Box Barge


Purchased TMS Bond


Teignmouth Maritime Services Ltd (TMS) Formed


November Achieved ISO 9001 Quality Assurance Accreditation

Purchased Workboat Annamone and Barge Ash


Achieved CHAS Accreditation


First Major Contracting Project Kittery Court £260k


Achieved Association Diving Contractors (ADC) Accreditation


Purchased Crane Barge TMS Maverick

Turnover £1.4 Million


Purchased H8 & H10 Hopper Barges

Completed First £1 Million Project at Swine Fleet


June – Achieved ISO 14001 Environmental Accreditation


Turnover £2.9 Million


May – Achieved ISO 18001 Safety Accreditation

Great Yarmouth Quayside Piling & Repairs £1 Million Contract

Hayle Quayside Historic Repairs and Piling £1.26 Million Contract

Major Assistance Provided to Dawlish Rail Breach Emergency Works

Turnover £5.2 Million


Turnover Reached £9.5million

Achieved Achilles CatB2 Audit Accreditation

Achieved Angel award From Historic England for its Work in Sympathetically Restoring South Quay in Hayle, Cornwall


Celebrating 25 years of Successful Trading

Dover Groyne Replacement £1.1 Million Project

Teignmouth Sea Front Emergency Works Started New Years Eve

Purchase of Two 7.45m Schottel Nato Workboats, Twin Screw

TMS Crawf & TMS Gary Named After Two Very Hard Working Employees


TMS were awarded a prestigious bronze award from the Considerate Constuctors Scheme, for the works completed at Walmer to Kingsdown, replacing the timber groynes, planking and slipway along the stretch of beach the value of the project was £1.5M

Completion of Teignmouth Sea Defence the Value of the Project was £1.6M

Poole Bridge £1.5M

TMS are now Approved Installers of Platipus Earth Anchoring Systems 

Portland Port £3.1M project, Design and Construct Two New Mooring Dolphins

Connecting Bridges

Joanne our QS Completed Her NVQ of Construction Contracting Operations

Management Level 6

RICS Associate Member


Newquay North Quay Refurbishment – £1 Million

Exeter Fish Pass – £1.1 Million


TMS First Apprentice, Ben Horrill has Completed and Passed his Level 3 Engineering Course and he is Now a Fully Qualified Engineer

A New Addition to our Marine Plant Fleet – TMS Seavoyager 34m Barge


Our QS Joanne Baker has Been Studying for the Last Two Years with The University of College State Management, Joanne has Passed and She Now Has a Masters (MSc) in Quantity Surveying


TMS Secured its Biggest Job to Date – Glasgow – Diving Works £4m


Purchase of Christine Workboat & 372 Tonne Barge Sprucelight


Biggest Job £8m -£10m on the Isle of Scilly for our Client Circa, TMS won the European Commercial Marine Awards for Marine Civils Best Project 2023 for our Glasgow Project.

TMS has been providing professional marine and land based civil engineering services since 1991. We take the time to learn what is important to our customers and then gear our work so that our customers’ expectations are fully met. We are greatly experienced in working as the principal marine contractor, where we are able to provide a full, one-stop-shop construction service. We can also provide design services as well using our design partners for a full turn-key project. TMS are also fully able to work as a sub-contractor for large civil engineering and building companies, who approach TMS for marine expertise and the use of our specialist marine and land-based plant.

TMS has enjoyed significant growth over the last decade, which has been achieved in a managed, sustainable manner. This growth has enabled us to comfortably complete multi-million pound schemes to the satisfaction of our clients.

As a company, we take pride in our ethos and work ethic, where the customer comes first. This philosophy runs throughout the company and we aim to complete every project to the customer’s complete satisfaction.

TMS are full members of the British Marine Federation (BMF) and full members of the Association of Diving Contractors (ADC). We hold full ISO 9001, 14001 and 450001 accreditation and are also certified by Constructionline as a member of the Contractor’s Health & Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS), the UK register of pre-qualified construction services and RISQS audited for Network Rail. TMS are now also members of Mates In Mind which is a charity that supports mental health in the construction industry.