What happened Carver yacht?
The Carver Yacht and Marquis Yacht brands will continue to be controlled by Parmentier. The acquisition moves Polaris deeper into the marine industry. The company’s 2018 deal for Boat Holdings gave it a solid foundation in pontoon and party boats, including brand names like Godfrey, Hurricane and Rinker.
Are Carver yachts still made?
Carver Yachts are manufactured in Pulaski, Wisconsin and have been made there since the 1950’s.
Did Carver yachts get sold?
Cruisers Yachts parent company KCS International said it has bought the former Carver and Marquis yacht facility, a 216,000 square-foot, purpose-built manufacturing space that will allow the company to significantly expand production.
Did Carver go out of business?
In April Jacobs forced the company’s hand, causing Carver to file for bankruptcy and shut down both its plants, laying off its entire workforce of 1,050.
Is Marquis yachts still in business?
– Marquis has no plans to shut down indefinitely. Rather, we are in the process of selling our company to a buyer who will continue to operate Marquis in the manner you have come to expect.
Who is the CEO of Carver Yachts?
In case anyone still has questions about the impact that tariffs have had on the recreational boating industry, Rob Parmentier, President/CEO of Carver-Marquis in Pulaski, Wis., recently made things pretty clear.
Where are Cruisers yachts made?
Headquartered in Oconto, Wisconsin, KCS International Inc. owns Cruisers Yachts and has been around since 1953. Cruisers Yachts is known as one of the world’s premier provider of midsize luxury pleasure yachts and produces models from 33 to 60 feet in its Oconto facility.
Who bought Marquis Yachts?
OCONTO – A Florida company on Monday announced its acquisition of Oconto-based Cruisers Yachts for $63 million. The purchase comes shortly after Cruisers Yachts, or KCS International, bought Pulaski-based Marquis Yachts’ plant on April 26.
What happened to Genmar?
Last Friday the auction of Genmar’s boat brands and assets under the supervision of a bankruptcy judge concluded with the Los Angeles private equity, M&A and corporate turn-around firm of Platinum Equity buying most of the brands for $70 million.
Who makes Silverton Yachts?
Silverton Yachts is currently owned by Egg Harbor yachts, a New Jersey boat builder. Silverton was started by Henry Luhrs, a name well known in yacht building for the Mainship (trawlers), Luhrs (motor yachts and sportfish boats) and Hunter Marine (sailboats) lines.
Where are Marquis yachts built?
Marquis Yachts has been manufacturing prestigious yachts since 1954 in Pulaski, Wisconsin, a notable North American shipbuilding location on Lake Michigan.
Who makes Marquis?
Carver Yachts launched the Marquis line in 2004 under the ownership of Genmar Holdings Inc. and emerged from a 2009 restructuring as Marquis Yachts. Based in Pulaski, Wis., the brand builds models that include sport coupes and sport bridge and flybridge yachts between 42 and 72 feet.