About Us

Barnacle King has earned the crown of being South Florida's leading diving service. Our dive team specializes in yacht hull cleaning, zinc replacement, and underwater photography.


It all began for Richard AKA Barnacle King when attending The University of Miami. He earned his SSI Advanced Open Water certification in 2011 with the UM Scuba Club and began his studies in Underwater Photography and Fine Art Printmaking. Graduating with a Bachelors in Fine Art Underwater Photo. He took his degree & 300+ dive log experience to pursue a career in the
Marine Industry & E-Commerce.


Our dive team services South Florida's boating community from West Palm to South Miami providing a reliable and professional bottom cleaning dive business. Entrusted by our well trained team equipped with the best tools in the industry.


Barnacle King takes pride in offering the local boating community a hardworking & trustworthy service provider. We strive to fulfill that commitment to our customers on every service.


Hull Cleaning Service includes multi-point underwater inspection, cleaning from the waterline to the bottom of the keel, props, shafts, running gear, trim-tabs, transom, and anywhere else a Barnacle can find its way onto. Along with zinc anode replacement when needed. 


Barnacle King LLC is Licensed & Insured.




1701 NE 14th AVE


Fort Lauderdale, FL 33305







Cover Photo By: Guillaume Plisson