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We are experts in the installation, service and maintenance of electronic nautical equipment.

Providing a high quality service at very competitive rates, we have a network of experienced and qualified engineers that carry out nautical equipment servicing in the UK and internationally.

We supply, install, maintain and service all of our John Lilley and Gillie, Walker, and Chernikeeff branded equipment using our 210 years of expertise and knowledge in marine electronics servicing and installation.

Who can service my YDK equipment?


John Lilley & Gillie has been the trusted UK sales and service agents for the YDK Technologies range of gyro compasses, autopilots and EM logs for more than 20 years. YDK are a leading suppliers of Gyro and Autopilot systems, based in Japan.

Through our UK network of engineers, we are able to carry out installations, together with routine nautical equipment servicing and repair on YDK equipment in UK ports at excellent rates.

Where is the main service centre?


Our main service centre is based in North Shields, in the north east of England. For all service and repair work, we call upon our staff in our workshop in North Shields and our experienced manufacturing team in Birmingham.

We offer very competitive rates for all nautical equipment servicing with experienced and qualified service engineers available throughout the UK and overseas.

If you have a question about any of our Services and Products, or would like to become a distributor, please fill in this form and one of our team will be in touch. Thank you!