About Us

'We build the best electric hire boats for mini adventures afloat...'

Our story

Miniport Electric Ships Ltd was established in 2010 and has grown & developed from that time into a vibrant & well respected business within the marine industry, supplying Electric hire boats to many locations throughout the UK and abroad

In 2021, Ant McMahon, the owner of Solent Boatworks, the builders of Miniport Electric Ships, became the MD of MPES creating a positive secure future for the business to move forwards. Ant has been involved developing projects & products for over 20 years, from running a charity for access to sailing for less able sailors to building high end carbon fibre foiling boats with SBW & his team of experienced boat builders

Ant McMahon, director of MiniPort Electric Ships Ltd & boatbuilder, SBW

With over 100 boats built, MP-ES are used widely throughout the UK & are the perfect added attraction to an existing water park or in land water centre, providing activities for all age ranges to enjoy, from babies to grandparents..

Miniport HQ, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard