Excel Boats is a wholly owned subsidiary of Meridian Marine International, an established UK company, whose Principles have gained considerable expertise over many years in the Marine Industry.
Following adverse experiences with a number of different inflatable boat brands and the frustration from excessive warranty claims, a state of the art production facility was developed in 2003 for a new range of inflatable boats which would fulfil the criteria of ideal design and excellent value for money. Now the Manufacturers and European Distributors of this highly successful and comprehensive range of Excel Inflatable boats, production exceeds 700 boats per annum.
These exclusive facilities enable us to maintain a refined control on each boat in our extensive range throughout the production process. Our concept, coupling leading design with traditional construction methods, and testing each completed craft, ensures our confidence to guarantee each boat for 5 years.
The success of Excel Inflatables is based on a reliable high quality product at an affordable price, and personal contact with our customers to afford the best service possible with all enquiries.
The base of operations in Sutton Coldfield is ideally located on arterial road links for efficient UK distribution. Excel Boats has a well established and consolidated position in the U.K. market with a comprehensive dealer net work throughout, including Ireland. We are looking to appoint more dealers for some areas throughout the 2012 season.
We also have a blossoming distribution network in parts of Europe, currently developing the strong French and Spanish marine markets and expanding into Eastern Europe and North Africa.
The substantial premises at Sutton Coldfield houses a spacious showroom for presentation of the complete range of Excel Inflatable boats, alongside an impressive range of outboard engines for highly competitive package prices to suit everyone’s needs. Current appointments include Suzuki, Mercury, Mariner, Tohatsu, Vector, Evinrude and Johnson.
A highly secure online ordering facility is also available through the main website for immediate despatch, usually using a next day service for UK orders. We can ship worldwide and have strong links with some of the biggest shipping companies in the industry.
We endeavour to introduce new Excel models every season. Recent additions include the SL230 ‘SuperLite’, a compact, lightweight and practical inflatable boat suitable as a tender for smaller motor cruisers and sailing yachts; there is also the XHD480 which boasts an impressive 10 person capacity and unrivalled on-water stability. This leads Excel to have the widest range of inflatable boats on the market, boasting 25 models!
Excel inflatable boats are available in a selection of colour schemes and fabrics. The ever popular standard finish in soft Grey fabric and the optional Red/Black XHD models are now complimented by Olive Green, Navy Blue, and Black for commercial operators and the attractive white fabric models following demands from the Mediterranean larger motor yacht market.
Please check associated websites as required: www.meridian-marine.co.uk