Tel: + 44 (0) 7866 431273
Blue Fin Yachts
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Contact Our Team

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Nick Barber

Company Director
Master Shipwright and Joiner.
RMCI Registered Marine Coatings Inspector

Assistant Harbour Master with 25 years’ experience as a yacht painter. Yacht Fairer and Leading Hand (Europe) and Fairing and Painting Manager.

Certified Diploma in Yacht Building & Design, UKTI International Business Cert.

Mob: +44 (0) 7866 431273
Tel: +44 (0) 1579 350688

nick.barber@bluefinyacht.com





Andrew Pierce

Senior Paint Manager
30 years’ experience specialist painter, boat builder, paint problem identification, fibreglass and gel coat repairs and Alwgrip G Line. City & Guilds Paint Application, NVQ I and II Marine, PAFF certified

Chris Head

Assistant Paint Manager
35 years’ experience in spraying and painting, polyeurotham acrylic yacht coatings 3 year apprenticeship Panel Beating & Spraying

Paul Moon

Site Manager
9 years’ experience of managing production, scheduling, environmental health, HSE guidelines, PPE. Fairing and spraying yacht coatings on steel, alloy and composite GRP vessels IPAF 3a/b, NVQ in paint application and prep, spraying Alwgrip

Dougal Rickard

Site Manager
21 years’ experience in managing production, training, equipment maintenance, HSE guidelines, PPE. Fairing and spraying yacht coatings on steel, alloy and composite GRP vessels and mould tools.



All our team complete yearly training courses with appropriate certification and regularly re-train in the new techniques coming onto the market. We have a comprehensive inspection and monitoring process which forms part of our regulated Health and Safety Policy and Working Procedure agreements. This maintains safe and healthy working conditions, equipment and systems for all our employees.