Frequently asked questions
Bibby Marine provide high quality worker accommodation through their fully serviced shoreside and near shore accommodation barges.
Our barges are on short and long-term charters around the world and locations regularly change. We can easily tow our accommodation to new locations, give us a call on 0151 708 8000 to check current availability.
We offer a cost-effective alternative to using local hotels or land-based temporary solutions. Costs vary for each project, depending on the vessel used and project location, but we try to be flexible with pricing to make it as easy as possible for our customers. Contact us here on our website for a quote.
We offer high quality accommodation with welcoming reception areas, comfortable bedrooms and great facilities.
Ideally our floating accommodation barges will be moored to a berth or a quay, they are not suitable for offshore work. We have supported projects around the world and work with customers to work out the best solution for mooring close to their project.
Capacities onboard vary, depending on the barge itself and the configuration. Some customers ask for single occupancy, others ask for shared occupancy in twin beds or bunks. Furniture can be tailored to meet your requirements, as can other facilities onboard. Read our barges page for more specific information on the barges.
Our barges are high quality and cost effective and can be moored alongside any berth or quay making them ideal for projects in remote locations or where existing accommodation is expensive or difficult to find.
Our barges have worked in varying extreme environments from Northern Norway to Papua New Guinea, please get in touch for exact temperatures.
Depending on barge location and availability, our facilities can usually be transported and hooked up in a matter of days after contract signature.
No, although the economic advantages of our barges are greatest for contract periods over three months.
Yes, all of our barges have en-suite shower rooms. We can configure the berths to be single or multiple occupancy depending on your requirements. All of our rooms also have natural light.