Canal & River Workboat Hire
The Rothen Group have the largest fleet of specialist narrow beam floating plant and pontoons in the UK. Our boats have been custom built and adapted for specialist use based on our knowledge of working in a marine environment. We are able to hire boats out for self-operation as well as providing experienced operators. All our boats are road transportable and available nationwide. The boats and pontoons can be fitted with a wide range of equipment or welfare facilities to meet your needs. Please contact us for advice and your specific requirements.
Civils & Canal & River Maintenance
The Rothen Group offer a wide range of Civil engineering and maintenance services on Canals, Rivers, Lakes and Non navigable waterways.
We have extensive experience in carrying out works including: sheet piling, dredging, reed removal, waterway engineering, Nicospan bank protection and specialist project advice.
For more info see our ‘Services’ section.
Repairs along Macclesfield Canal
The Rothen Group were asked by the Canal and River Trust to undertake some repairs to the damaged washwall... read more
Dredging for Environment Agency
The Rothen Group complete dredging for the EA on River Ouse and River Nene. read more
Bank protection along River Tern
Soft and hard bank protection needed to prevent a garden disappearing into the River Tern read more