HJM Marine Ltd Founded in 1985 from the former Henry T. Meadows & Sons Ltd the company is involved in Shiprepair, Marine Diesel Engine Crankshaft machining, (Crankpins and Main Journals) Bedplate line boring, engine disassembly and assembly etc.

Our Managing Director - Jeremy Meadows C.Eng., M.I.Mar.EST., M.R.I.N.A. - Pictured. .

He now has more than 45 years in the marine business, seagoing as C/E and ashore since 1974 in the ship repair business!

M/V "Discovery" Fiat C420 Crankshaft

"Discovery" in drydock in Italy.

M/T "Front Lord" Damaged crankpin recovery.

Cruise Liner "Saga Sapphire" in drydock in Italy. Conversion and refit including installation of 46 balconies and 15 suites also with balconies, to a value € 17.5 million.

M/V "Cristobal Colon" World's largest dredger in drydock in Italy!


Contracts recently completed from UK Market::-


Manufacture and supply 3 off Camshafts (2 running plus 1 spare) for Main Engines type Crossley 8HGN 2 stroke direct reversing engines originally built 1962 onboard Mini Cruise Liner "Hebridean Princess". Pictured left is a spare Fiat C420 crankshaft of M/V "Discovery" in our crankshaft lathe.

Metalock Hamburg:-

Ferry m/v "Clansman" Machining in-situ of MAK 8M32 crankshaft in way of balance weights and Metalock repair to entablature. Reefer m/v "Horncliff" Machining crankpin in-situ of B&W 28/32 crankshaft seagoing. Re-metaling of Stern Tube Bush for m/v "Celtic Freedom". Mating surfaces for balance weight on M.E. Crankshaft type MAK 453 machined and damaged bolt hole recovered with screwed ferule on RO-RO m/v "Cymbeline". Coastal Tanker "Milford Fisher", recovery of damaged ME crankpin type MAK 6M32 at Dover.

San Giorgio del Porto:-

Enhancement of passenger areas and general repairs to Cruise Liner "Alexander von Humboldt", Eight new Mini Suites with balconies, Twenty Juliet balconies and refurbishment of 12 passenger cabins etc. Passenger Ferry "Watling Street" stemmed for drydocking for flag change and passenger certificate renewal. Cruise Liner "Alexander von Humboldt", In yard for repairs, drydocking and name change to "Voyager". Cruise Liner "Discovery" in yard for drydocking, 8th Special Survey and 4 month general mechanical and steelwork refit.

Keppel Verolme:-

Aframax Tanker "Overseas Fran" drydocked for grounding damage repairs. Tanker "British Endurance" alongside for Main Engine and Lifeboat modifications. Shuttle Tanker "Loch Rannoch" alongside for cargo tank repairs. Rudder repairs to Capesize Bulker "Heythrop". Emergency dry-docking of Cross Channel Ferry "Norman Bridge".

Costruzioni Arsenale di Venezia (CAV):-

Mini Bulker "Celtic Fortune", Drydocking for 5th Special Survey and renewal of Main Engine Entablature and Cranksahft.

Newport News

"Hurst Point" drydocked for CP propeller repairs.

Varna Maritime:

Drydocking, steel renewals, extensive blasting and coating and machinery overhaul of mini-bulkers "Celtic Endeavour", "Celtic Crusader", "Celtic Challenger", Celtic Venture", "Celtic Pioneer" & "Celtic Carrier" Twenty two ships from Willie Shipping in the last 3 years!

Palumbo Malta Shipyard, Valetta:

Floatel "Bibby Progress" Acommodation to be gutted and refurbished and other Class repairs.

Contracts carried out from December 2103 to June 2014:-

Chantier Navale de Marseilles

Supervision of drydocking and refurbishment of cruise liners:-

"Amadea", "Costa Pacifica", "Seven Seas Mariner", "Tassili II", "Nautica" & "Insignia".

HJM Shiprepair Yards

Shiprepairs Yards METALOCK