Work on the second phase of a Lochaber marine leisure business to improve facilities has started with completion due at the start of the 2009 season.
Arisaig Marine Ltd is developing a new harbour office with a waiting area, wildlife interpretation displays and information about the Small Isles in addition to new shower and laundry facilities for visiting yacht owners and a small chandlery/gift shop.
The company offers a number of services including moorings for yachts, boat cruises to the Small Isles, private charters and boat refurbishments and repairs. The summer cruises on their boat MV Sheerwater provide an essential ferry service to the residents of the Small Isles.
The first phase of the project has recently been completed, consisting of a new workshop and small slipway. Funding of