About Hughes Subsea Services

Hughes Subsea Services has earned an international reputation for providing an innovative and high-quality service; our clients appreciate our collaborative, flexible and responsive approach.

Hughes Subsea Services Limited was founded in 2019 and is a privately owned Limited Company, managed by a highly-skilled Subsea team with over 100 years of combined experience in Underwater & Offshore IRM/ Construction Projects. We benefit from a solid reputation within the industry for delivering added value in the form of safe, reliable and cost-effective solutions.

Utilising innovative subsea techniques with modern robotic and remote tooling, our core service offering has evolved to include:

  • UXO Identification and disposal
  • Boulder Relocation and Debris removal
  • Commercial Diving Services
  • Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) Technologies
What makes us different

What makes us different

Our key 'differentiator' and one of our greatest strengths is the extensive technical excellence and professional attitude of our teams.

We employ only highly experienced engineers, with wide-ranging competencies in Subsea Engineering, Civil Engineering and Offshore Construction, both above and below the waterline. Our onshore and offshore teams work collectively to ensure your project is performed safely, on time and on budget.

We work hard to cultivate an extremely flexible 'can do' attitude; striving to adapt and overcome every challenge we face in a creative and efficient manner. Above all, we work in close partnership with our clients, and their requirements remain our priority at all times. Our constant focus is to assist in any way we can, working collaboratively to ensure that every project is carried out successfully – right from the start.

Boulder Relocation and Debris removal

UXO Identification and disposal

Commercial Diving Services

ROV Technologies

Our team is motivated to be the best in our industry and will continue to strive for excellence.

Hughes Subsea has an experienced team of professionals working in-house and on-site. In addition to an experienced core team of full-time employees, specialist personnel are contracted frequently to ensure the highest quality service delivery.

As a result of our employees working at the forefront of IRM and construction projects for the Oil & Gas, Renewables, Telecommunications and Civil Engineering sectors, we maintain a highly qualified and experienced workforce in a multitude of trades. In addition, we have specialist trades & qualifications such as ROV Pilots, Divers Welders, Riggers, Medics, NDT PCN & CSWIP level 1, 2 & 3, Mechanical & Electrical Engineers and Fitters, Jointers and Cable Engineers.

Our team is motivated to be the best in our industry

Our managers have over 100 years of combined experience in all aspects of the subsea business.

They take their work seriously and deliver the results we set out to achieve, within agreed timescales. Our key business personnel are listed below:

Ian Hughes - Managing Director

Alan Picken - Operations Manager

Bob Kingdom - Snr Project Manager

Matt Costello - HSEQ Manager

Kimberley Maher - Proposals Manager

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