Gunboat 55 Rigging

Leader of the Rigging Team at the Wanchese, NC Gunboat Factory. With a Team of 5 rigging team members, we worked on all stages of the rigging installations on the new Gunboat 55, all Carbon Fiber, Infused Catamaran. Nine hulls were on the floor during this time and were at all different stages of completion, […]

Custom Boat Building

Custom boat building on Hatteras Island Founder of Phillips Boatworks, Jay Phillips, has been involved in new boat builds for near 40 years. He made his first small wooden boat at age 14. Same year he started earning money working at the local boat yard, repairing and refitting all types of yachts. His first big […]

Marine electronics

Marine electronics installation and repairs Phillips Boatworks is experienced with Raymarine and Garmin Installations for Power and Sailing Yachts. If you just need a dependable chart plotter or extensive new electronics and communications network on your yacht, please give us a call. As a highly experienced captain, Jay Phillips understands how important it is to […]

Hire a captain

How should you find a captain to move your boat? Originally licensed in 1992 to run his first Catamaran Daysail Charter Business, Captain Jay has made all aspects of sailing his life’s passion. He has operated and managed all sizes, kinds and types of boats, from 97′ Browards, to 85′ Luxury Charter Catamarans, Harbor Tour […]