• Utility vessel Wind Lass near wind farm

Multi-purpose, support or multi-role vessels are designed to operate as more flexible vessels whether it be pipe-laying, diving, dredging, stand-by or accommodation vessels. These vessels are typically designed to accommodate a range of work scopes with the minimum of fuss and are extremely versatile.

Jenkins Marine offer a variety of these ‘multi-role’ vessels to provide support solutions for almost any marine site or project requirement. From simple fetch and carry duties to more specialized applications.

(For non-propelled options, please see our Deck Cargo Barges.)

Multicat Wind Lass operating
Doreen dorward multirole vessel with excavator
Multicat vessel Stour at Brighton Marina
Buffalo multi-role vessel with spud legs and deck crane


Wind Lass is a powerful 37t Bollard Pull, Damen MultiCat, offering a shallow draft, two powerful 230tm deck cranes, towing and anchor handling winches, and substantial deck space. She is equipped with air conditioned accommodation for up to 6 people. She is ideally suited to towing, anchor handling, dredging support duties, salvage, and survey work.


DOREEN DORWARD is the perfect partner for most near shore marine civil engineering applications. Essentially, a self-propelled spud leg pontoon with comfortable mess and office facilities, it’s versatility is due to a large clear deck incorporating a well & moon pool solution. The Doreen Dorward is perfectly suited for diving, construction, crane operations, dredgingsalvage, and survey work.


Stour is an extremely versatile ‘multi-category’ vessel. Offering shallow draft, deck crane, motorised spud legs and substantial deck space. Stour is ideally suited to diving, construction, crane operations, dredging support duties, pushing, salvage, and survey work.


BUFFALO is an extremely versatile ‘multi-category’ vessel. Offering a shallow draft, deck crane, spud legs, and substantial deck space and a deck capacity of 13t/m². Ideally suited to diving, construction, dredging support duties, salvage and survey work.