Fiberglass & Painting

challenge for all boats. Gillen Yacht Services has extensive experience working with on all types of boats, from legacy wooden vessels to steel and aluminum hulls. We’ve developed a systematic process ensuring top-quality bottom paint, fiberglass repair, and hull paint using
Awlgrip, Seahawk, and Dupont. We are experts at creating fiberglass molds for custom fabrication. Our master craftsmen can easily facilitate simple to complex challenges at our state-of-the-art marina facilities.

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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 28 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.

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. 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 provide most large boatyard services at a significant savings. Our convenient dock located just steps away from our in-house shop and parts department; provide 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
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OUR MANAGEMENT TEAM

IN THIS INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE COUNTS

When it comes to knowledge, our team has the industry experience to draw upon. Our management team has experience working on all types and sizes of vessels. Drawing upon years of actual jobs, this team can engineer and advise on the best solution or services for your yacht. Not only does this team service yachts – but as boat owners and previous yacht captains, we have the practical experience which allows us to relate to our customers.

DAVE GILLEN SR

- President -

45-Years Marine Experience, 100-ton Captains License, Commercial Multi-Engine Pilot

Kathy Gillen

- Marketing & HR -

25-Years Marketing Experience

Ralph Hall

- General Manager -

25 years experience in Yacht Repair

RICK BOWERS

- Parts Manager -

20-Years Marine Parts Ordering Experience

CARLO VICHES

- Project Foreman -

35-Years Marine Experience, Commercial Ship Chief Engineer

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OUR TEAM OF HIGHLY SKILLED TECHNICIANS & CRAFTSMEN

COMPREHENSIVE FACILITY WITH DOCKAGE

OUR COMMITMENT TO QUALITY