Tag: Marine

Fifth Daufuskie Island Ferry Scheduled for Repower

Fifth Daufuskie Island Ferry Scheduled for Repower With four of the Daufuskie Island ferries repowered, Richard Inglis, director of transportation, Daufuskie Island Ferry service, is looking to repower a fifth ferry, the Haig Point IV, as well as a water taxi. Beginning in 2016, the ferry company began working with Ken Cotte, territory manager, Western [...]
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Easy Boating Features Offer Major Benefits to Customers

Easy Boating Features Offer Major Benefits to Customers Johnson & Towers and Western Branch Diesel, part of Indel Power Group, are both authorized Volvo Penta Marine Power Centers in their respective territories. Volvo Penta, a leader in the marine engine industry, offers customers information and convenience at their fingertips through their Easy Boating Features. “Volvo [...]
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Ten Tips for Top Engine Performance

As summer approaches, it’s time to start thinking about the upcoming fishing season. Maintaining your engines, marine gears, and generators should be on your annual de-winterization to-do list. A proper maintenance plan is vital to not only maximizing your fishing time and enjoyment this season but to extend the life of your engines as well. [...]
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Mission-Critical Work Driven by D11s

Coming alongside and boarding a 150,000-ton coal collier on open water is not easy. Matt Hardison, operations manager and captain for Paradise Point Marine, who operates Paradise Creek, a launch boat with newly installed, twin Volvo Penta D11 510-horsepower engines, accomplishes this task with relative ease. After a catastrophic engine failure in June, Hardison contacted Tim [...]
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LET THE FAMILY OF JOHNSON COMPANIES SHOW ALL THAT WE CAN DO FOR YOU

OVER NINETY YEARS OF SERVICE TO THE MID-ATLANTIC! Begun in 1926, we are in our third generation of providing a multitude of services to the Mid-Atlantic region. Our three companies span seven locations across Southern New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, Washington D.C., and Northern Virginia. Under the Johnson & Towers umbrella, we provide premier service, up-to-date [...]
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