Fixers & Suppliers

We break things with a fair frequency and as we are always in a new place finding someone to fix stuff or supply bits is always a challenge, so we thought we would share below contact details of people we have dealt with.

CountrySkill or ProductContact detailsComments
MaltaRiggersMatt Ferrante
Phone +365 9920 7007
Very helpful
Italy; Sicily
Canvas workMassimo; e-mail; tel +39 335 83 78 913
Marina di Ragusa
Italy; SicilySail repairs, manufacture & canvas workOlympic sails; Enio, based in Syracuse. e-mail
Greece; SirosBoat yardAtlas Yard; Stavros +30 693 735 8752Really helpful people
Greece; SirosVolvo Penta engineersGeorge Gryparis e-mail; +30 22 810811906Fantastic engineers and nice people
Greece; SirosHarbour masterThanasis +30 69 32 644 072
Greece; NaxosMarine SurveyorMichel Triantafillos; e-mail; +30 6932 456 558If you are unfortunate enough to need a surveyor to get your boat papers back this guy is reasonable and accepted by the port police
Spain; MallorcaVolvo Penta engineerMonNautic; Tommy tel mobile 649 98 98 37, office 971 63 87 27. e-mail Based in Port SollerGood mechanics
Greece; AthensGel coat repairs; decking; boat paintingMilionis Xristos; e-mail tel 6973 829000
Greece; ElevtheronBoat yard with 50 ton travel liftManitsas Marine; Stavros tel 259 40 23180 or 6944 36 55 03; SGManits@otenet.grVery helpful
Italy; SicilyBattery and auto electrics supplierCampobello Rosario Santa Croce; tel 339 135 6546
Italy; SicilySewing machine supply & repairJukin run by Giugno Maurizio, tel 328 366 1064, RagusaHe WILL try to sell you a new machine!
Malta; VallettaDieselFalcon fuels; Eddie; 798 52 944Tanker delivery
Malta; VallettaDieselCassar Petroleum; 214 90 015Tanker delivery

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