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Monday, April 17, 2017

To maintain your bottom paint’s performance and to stretch the time between haul-outs for applying new bottom painting, regular cleaning of your boat’s hull should be performed on a monthly basis. You will also benefit with better fuel efficiency when your hull bottom is kept smooth and clean. All things considered,

tags: Service & Repair, Diving, Hull

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

WOLVERINE INFLATABLES is a leader in the service and sales of emergency inflatable products for recreational boaters in the Great Lakes Region of the United States. Many boaters in the Great Lakes and central United States don’t think about emergency inflatables like Life Rafts or MOM units until it is too late. On the Great

tags: Safety, Service & Repair

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

A growing Marine Engine Manufacture is seeking a technician with customer support experience to operate as a Field Service Representative. Individual will handle OEM and Dealer support on all marine programs including warranty claims. Non-technical visits for business relations, and training of dealer teams will require about 40%

tags: Service & Repair

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

The American Boat & Yacht Council (ABYC), the leader in technical education and certification in the marine industry, has announced enhancements to the certification program which will continue to improve the quality and reliability of service technicians and maximize the customer experience. With more than 3,000 certified

tags: Antique & Classic Boats, Service & Repair

Monday, March 14, 2016

Earlier this year Tom Grupstra, Tim Line, and Karl Dunlap, Marine Service Technicians at Washburn Marina, achieved professional certification in diesel engine repair and gasoline engine repair by American Boat & Yacht Council (ABYC). This challenging accomplishment leads to a higher goal of becoming recognized as a Master

tags: Service & Repair, Awards, Marina

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Business, industry, and conservation leaders joined mayors and a state organization today in urging presidential candidates to commit to restoring and protecting the Great Lakes—a resource that provides drinking water to more than 40 million people in the United States and Canada. Millions more depend on the Lakes for their

tags: Law & Politics, Service & Repair

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Centerpointe Yacht Services LLC closed on the acquisition of Great Lakes Yacht Services, Inc. of Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin on October 11, 2013, making CenterPointe the largest service yard in northeast Wisconsin. The purchase includes 4 acres of waterfront land with over 800’ of dockwall, a 70 ton Marine Travelift, and 110,000

by: CenterPointe Yacht Services LLC

tags: Marina, Service & Repair