About us
Why DockGuard?
Global Solutions
Head Offices
The Floating Fender Company
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Our worldwide team includes local country specialists and marine engineers who are experts in delivering the best solutions and totally reliable support.

Every project we undertake is led by one of our three principal directors who together have more than 40 years experience in the engineering and manufacture of fender and mooring solutions.

Tony Tancred (Managing Director) joined the fender market in 1989. Tony came from the quarrying industry with vast experience in creating solutions for a wide variety of problems.
Tony has remained in the fender industry to the present day. From his global travel he has gained vast knowledge of the fender market and is the chief technical designer for DockGuard.

Chris Rose (Technical Sales Director) joined the fender market in 1995. Chris came from a marine background working with his father designing, supplying and installing Linkspans for the Ro Ro ferries. Chris has background knowledge of site installations and has provided site supervision for both companies. Chris looks after all sales for DockGuard and manages all technical sales for the company.

Nigel Hall (Technical Sales Director FFC) joined the fender market in 1996. Nigel was trained in engineering and has been involved in all aspects of DockGuard’s team from engineering to contracts managing to sales. Nigel is the youngest member of the management team and currently is controlling the sales and marketing of the Floating Fender Company which is a division of the DockGuard family.

DockGuard Ltd: New Inn Farm, Sand Lane, Silsoe, Bedfordshire, MK45 4QR Telephone: + 44 (0)8452 778800