The Finest BoatWorks
Again, you ask and we deliver! Willy Roberts now offers The Finest BoatWorks, providing you with a one-stop solution for all of your boating service, repair, and refit needs. Building on our reputation for craftsmanship, we now provide our custom services not only for Willy boats, but for other skiffs and boats of all specifications. Whether your need is restoration or refurbishing, repair or updating, modification or remodeling, preventive maintenance or a requirement for marine-related products, our artisan crew is your complete boatworks source. And, as a complete boatworks, we also provide a full range of design, tooling, and fabrication services, as well. Only at Willy Roberts will you experience the Willy trademark pride, care, and attention to the finest detail. We are pleased to offer our boatworks to include:
Boat Yard Services
Our full-service yard is located in Merritt Island, Florida, at Marker 24 on the Banana River, 1½ miles south of the SR520 bridge and a short distance from Port Canaveral. Or by land, we are at 1360 S. Banana River Drive, 1½ miles south of SR520 at the old drawbridge. We offer hauling capability with service wet slips and dry space locations. We are experienced in:
Paints / Coatings / Finishes – Full paint jobs, awlgrip, topcoat refinishing, spot repair and maintenance, anti-fouling/bottom cleaning/bottom painting
Gelcoat / Fiberglass / Kevlar / Carbon Fiber Repair
Fabrication – Metal, wood, and composite component fabrication and styling modifications
Weekly Maintenance Checks
Mechanical Systems / Electrical Services
Willy Roberts provides installation, repair and upgrades to key systems and components, including:
Diesel / Gas / Outboard Power
Air Conditioning / Heating / Refrigeration
Bow and Stern Thrusters
Pumps and Plumbing Systems
Electronics / Technologies – Installs and upgrades
Electrical – Battery and charging, panels, installation and repair
Complete Systems Checks
Preventative protection such as waxing, compounding and metal polishing will protect your vessel from the elements and protect your investment. Our detailing services include oxidation removal, waxing/compounding, gelcoat/paint restoration, metal restoration, woodwork cleaning/oiling/hi-gloss finish restoration/refinishing, eisenglass cleaning, engine room detailing, and bilge cleaning.
Woodwork / Canvas Services
Known for our trademark woodwork, we provide complete carpentry services ranging from repairs and refits to refinish work topside, to teak decks, fishing chairs, to rails, consoles, platforms, cabinetry, furnishings, and flooring just to name a few. Fabrication is available in composites and woods ranging from teak, to mahogany/sapele, to exotics from around the world.
Shipping / Delivery Services
Need your vessel shipped or delivered? We have relationships with a number of professional shipping companies or our team can deliver direct. You can be assured of a successful passage, whether local or to or from a foreign port. Shrink wrap, Customs forms, removal and certification of hazardous refrigerants and fuel…we are ready to assist you.
Come aboard! Enter Willy Roberts’ new web-based marine store and shop through our large variety and selection of major-brand parts and marine products–all available to suit your needs. Our goal and commitment through the offering of these premium products is to preserve the market value, function, and beauty of your vessel. To inquire about or order products from the Ship’s Store, please call 321-987-5612. We welcome the opportunity to assist you.
Marine and Fishing Equipment and Hardware
Deck Equipment and Hardware
Trailers and Accessories
Electrical / Mechanical / Plumbing Equipment and Hardware
Electronics and Navigation
Anchoring and Docking
Boat Repair and Maintenance
Additional Items by Request