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Trimline completes refits on P&O Ferries trio

Over the last three months Trimline has systematically worked across a programme of refits for P&O Ferries, which included the installation of COVID-safe catering areas onboard a trio of their ships. The Spirit of Britain refit was carried out by the team in Rotterdam, the Spirit of France in Tilbury, and the Pride of Kent in […]

Trimline looks to the future with new owners

After 56 years in the industry and 30 years at the helm, Trimline Ltd.’s Directors Gary and Mike Oliver have stepped back from active duties within the company. Whilst they remain shareholders, Trimline’s current COO Ross Welham has joined forces with Nick Farrell in purchasing a majority share of Trimline Ltd and have become its […]

Trimline provides COVID-safe catering areas for P&O Ferries

In January, interior outfitters Trimline travelled to Damen Shipyard in Rotterdam to install COVID-safe catering areas onboard P&O Ferries Spirit of Britain whilst in dry dock. Spirit of Britain is the first of two ‘Spirit’ class ships built for P&O Ferries which are the largest ferries constructed for the cross-channel route. During the 3-week refit, […]

A new challenge for interior outfitting

Many things have changed during these unprecedented times, but one thing that remains unchanged is the unique challenges we face as marine interior outfitters.  Having completed in excess of 530 significant interior refits over our 56-year history, we have learned that every project offers an opportunity to grow our expertise, as each refit is unique with its own set of […]

Trimline works to return cruise & ferry fleets to service

In all Trimline‘s 55 years’ as a dedicated marine interior outfitter, this year our industry finds itself facing a unique challenge. Undaunted by this situation, we have adapted quickly and are working closely with the cruise and ferry industries to help them to get their fleets back into service and welcome passenger again. Our adaptable […]

COVID-19 Update

24 March 2020 Dear clients, colleagues and friends, during this uncertain time Trimline remains committed to our clients as well as the wellbeing of our team. We have in place a plan to continue to operate remotely, whilst closing the Trimline sites in order to ensure the wellbeing of our staff. As the majority of the […]

Mein Schiff 4 refurbishment in Marseille

During the 11-day refit of TUI Mein Schiff 4 in Marseille, interior outfitter Trimline was responsible for the transformation of two restaurants, a bar and a lounge. Working closely with designers CM Design and Aisslinger, Trimline’s team of experienced tradespeople managed to realise the client’s vision with very little modifications to the original design renders. […]

55 years of Trimline

It’s celebration day here at Trimline as we celebrate our 55th birthday!! As the longest serving interior outfitter dedicated to the marine industry, we interviewed Trimline’s owners to find out ‘what it takes to succeed in the marine industry’. Over the years they have seen many competitors come and go, so we asked them what […]

Mein Schiff 4 interior refit – progress update

Trimline is delighted to have partnered with TUI Cruises to undertake the interior refit of Mein Schiff 4 in Marseille, France. As the main interior contractor onboard, the refit is progressing well and we are slightly ahead of the project programme which includes us carrying out the following extensive works: Full refurbishment of Cafe Lounge […]

40 years service for ‘Our Barry’

Today we celebrated ‘our Barry’s’ 40 years service at Trimline. What an achievement!! Barry Hurst joined the business in 1980, just 2 weeks after Co-Chairman Mike Oliver, so Mike told us a few funny tales of Barry’s time at Trimline and added, “I don’t have much dirt on Barry as he’s such a nice guy […]

Trimline set to grow workforce by 15% to meet the growing needs of the cruise ship refit market

Southampton-based marine company Trimline, who refurbish the interiors of cruise ships and ferries, has just announced that due to staggering market growth in the cruise market, they are looking to increase their local workforce by at least 15% in order to meet the growing demand for their services globally. As a result, Trimline is undergoing […]

Trimline’s Christmas shutdown 20th Dec 2019 – 2 Jan 2020

Christmas shutdown this year will start for Trimline staff on 20th December. The world of ship interior outfitting is pretty full on and as the industry grows there is very little downtime. So as a thank you to our hard working staff, we are shutting down a little earlier this Christmas. Arrangements are being made […]

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