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Yards

Esposito’s Welding and Fabrication

Crafting metalwork for commercial and recreational boats.

Bohndell Sails

A new generation keeps a sailmaking business in the family and moving forward.

Wood is the Word

At John’s Bay Boat, wood is the word.

A Focus on Boats & Service

From its perch on Somes Sound, the John Williams Boat Company focuses on refits, service, and storage.

New Energy and a New Owner Spark a Rebirth

New energy and owner spark a renaissance at Atlantic Boat.

Boatyard Profile: Washburn & Doughty

Washburn & Doughty keeps very busy building tugs, ferries and other large workboats.

An Island Boatyard

An island boatyard, begun in 1920, still thrives in Penobscot Bay

Boatyard Profile: Androscoggin Wooden Boat Works

Classic Lymans and other vintage wooden boats are restored at this Wayne, Maine, boatyard.

A Boating Hub for Casco Bay & Beyond

With a roomy new location and a big new lift, Portland Yacht Services is a boating hub.

Boatyard Profile: Strouts Point Wharf

Strouts Point Wharf in South Freeport has a 218-year tradition of building wooden boats.

Johnson’s Boatyard

Johnson’s Boatyard on Long Island specializes in one-of-a-kind creations.

Timber Talk

Maine boatbuilders no longer have to rely solely on local timber, but can source wood worldwide for projects.

Tern Boatworks

Located on Nova Scotia’s South Shore, Tern Boatworks specializes in new wooden boat construction and repairs.

Married to a Man Who’s Married to a Boatyard

What’s it like to be married to a man who’s married to a boatyard? The wife explains.

Pendleton Yacht Yard: Island Anchor

From boatbuilding and maintenance to docks, Pendleton Yacht Yard does it all. What’s it like to be married to a man who’s married to a boatyard? The wife explains.