Mermaid Marine will again be exhibiting at METSTRADE this year showing a selection from its engine range.
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The Princess Margaret Rose was built in 1939 for use on Derwent Water. Now almost 90 years on, she is still in regular use and has received an upgrade that has included a new engine and gearbox.
When Roy Gibbs was looking for an engine to repower his Holton 24 fishing boat, he chose JCB’s J444 from Mermaid Marine, swayed in part by the fact the engine is British built.
When Ker Fast 40 owner Johnny Vincent decided he wanted to save some weight in his race boat, Pace, he decided to repower with a Lombardini saildrive package from Mermaid Marine.
Having dealt with Mermaid Marine for many years, Chris and Richard Harvey were keen to continue the relationship when the time came to repower their 9m fishing boat Predator.
Twin Mermaid JCB engines have been chosen to power a new catamaran for fisherman Robert Mole.
Twin JCB engines have again been chosen to power a new workboat – this time for Poole based Othniel Oysters headed by Gary Wordsworth.
Mike Robson bought the Fairey Swordsman Scimitar – formerly Captain X, hull number 20 - in 2009 and since then has carried out an extensive programme of restoration including a rebuild of the twin engines.
Mermaid Marine will show a selection from its large range of engines at Skipper Expo Bournemouth including the Mermaid J444NA engine that provides great performance and clean emissions.
Derek McAvenue was so pleased with the service he received from Mermaid Marine that when it was time to repower, he was keen to continue the good relationship.
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