OUR HIGH-SKILLED SERVICES
For the past 30 years, Gillen Diesel & Gillen Yacht Services have become one of the most distinguished yacht repair, refit, and maintenance companies in South Florida. Because of our commitment to personalized & high-quality craftsmanship, expertly skilled technicians, and high-touch customer service – we have been recognized by countless yacht owners, management companies, brokers and Captains, from around the globe as the go-to in yacht services.
Thrusters & Stabilization
Gillen Yacht Services can install or service your thruster or stabilization systems on your vessel.LEARN MORE
Air Conditioning & Refrigeration
Our technicians have in-depth knowledge and are factory authorized to work with air conditioning and refrigeration systems.LEARN MORE
Watermakers & Desalinization
The Gillen Yacht Services team has the skills and ability to keep your watermaking equipment functioning at maximum performance.LEARN MORE
We perform routine maintenance of all general yacht systems.Our electronics department has the ability to design complete new systems or service existing equipment.LEARN MORE
As an authorized dealer of Delta T systems, Americas premier yacht ventilation company, we can design, install and maintain a variety of vessel ventilation systems.LEARN MORE
Gillen Diesel, a division of Gillen Yacht Services, specializes in engine surveys, repowers, overhauls and routine maintenance.LEARN MORE
Gillen Diesel, a division of Gillen Yacht Services can install new or maintain existing generators for boats of all sizes.LEARN MORE
Our ABYC certified technicians solve some of the most complex electrical problems associated with all forms of Electrical power systems.LEARN MORE
Fiberglass & Painting
Paint & fiberglass experts for major repairs, paint and gelcoat. Custom fabrication of fiberglass parts are one of our specialties.LEARN MORE
Our onsite wood shop and craftsmen provide an unparalleled ability to custom craft interiors and fabricate projects.LEARN MORE
Gillen Yacht Services draws from 28 years of experience in designing and custom Metal fabrication with in-house machine shop and welders.LEARN MORE
OUR TEAM OF HIGHLY SKILLED TECHNICIANS & CRAFTSMEN
COMPREHENSIVE FACILITY WITH DOCKAGE
OUR COMMITMENT TO QUALITY
WHY GILLEN YACHTS
OUR TEAM OF HIGHLY SKILLED TECHNICIANS & CRAFTSMEN, COMPREHENSIVE FACILITY WITH DOCKAGE, COMMITTED TO QUALITY.
What began as a diesel mechanic shop over 30 years ago in Fort Lauderdale; has evolved into a full-service yacht maintenance, yacht repair, and yacht refit company our customers have grown to know us for throughout Florida now with 2 locations to better serve you.
Our family-owned and operated company has the engineering and technical expertise to both analyze customer needs and fabricate solutions for boats ranging from sport fishing vessels to megayachts. Gillen Yacht provides customers with one-stop for all their yacht servicing and refit needs based in Fort Lauderdale with a new branch location in Palm Beach. Having skilled and experienced technicians in all of the marine trades is one of the many keys to our success. We not only know about the ins and outs of repairs, but we fully understand how boats are enjoyed, operated, and maintained. We are committed to providing most large boatyard services at a significant savings. Our convenient dock located just steps away from our in-house shop and parts department in Fort Lauderdale; provides a cost-effective solution for our customers. These are only a few reasons why GILLEN YACHT SERVICES IS THE BEST for your yacht repair, yacht refit, and marine diesel repair needs.
STAYING AHEAD OF THE YACHT INDUSTRY
This 1970 Feadship underwent a major refit allowing the owner to maintain the yachts classic look and feel while updating the entire mechanical, electrical, hull and interior to make this vessel a modern gem.Learn More
DELTA T VENTILATION, AIR CONDITIONING, DIESEL ENGINE
See Our Latest WORK
It is our goal to not service the massive number of vessels in South Florida, but rather to provide a high level of personalized services to our family of customers. By maintaining a private client relationship, we get to know both you and your vessel to better respond to your needs.
See some of our recent work and happy captains.
“We had a major refit of an engine room fan system and fire louver system. Even though several substantial obstacles were found along the way, the Gillen team methodically and professionally worked through and solved the issues. Fantastic team of team and pleasant to have onboard. Highly recommend!”David Krokoski
“Have been using them for years, great work and service.”Robert Stack, Captain
“I have been sending my yachts & tenders to Gillen Diesel for over 18 years. From 30ft to 120ft. From engine rebuilds to complete paint work…Would not go anywhere else.”Stephen Lockhart, Chief Engineer
“Outstanding Service from a skilled staff. They will not sell you want you don’t need!”Gary Church