FORT LAUDERDALE, FL /ACCESSWIRE/August 08, 2022/ MarQuipt Inc has acquired the carbon fiber marine products division of Fiberdyne Aerospace effective August 2, 2022 to expand its position as a global leader in yacht side boarding systems and supplier of custom marine equipment.
“Our management team and Board of Directors are very pleased with the acquisition by MarQuipt,” said Fiberdyne President Steve Zack. “Now is the right time and MarQuipt is the right partner to acquire the Marine Products division. This acquisition allows Fiberdyne to focus on our core business and accelerate the expansion of our robotics and prosthetics divisions in the United States and internationally.
“This acquisition allows MarQuipt to expand and enhance carbon fiber product offerings and the associated customer experience,” said MarQuipt President Garnett Byrd. “We have worked with Fiberdyne for 13 years to provide carbon fiber sea stairs and other products to the recreational marine industry and Fiberdyne continues to provide technical support and staff training so that we can ensure product quality and consistency and establish an advanced composite facility here in South Florida.”
Since the 1960s, MarQuipt has been a Pompano Beach-based manufacturer of davits, cranes and boarding systems specializing in helping people and equipment on and off yachts. Products include MarQ™ Series and Tender-Lift™ davits and cranes of all capacities, Sea Stair® and Sea Ladder® boarding equipment, manual gangways and hydraulic gangways. Custom aluminum and stainless steel fabrication includes swim platforms, radar masts and bows, sunpads and bars for deck entertaining. Unique design solutions include collapsible masts and bows, disabled access, elevator systems, telescopic lighting masts and pet access. For more information, visit https://www.marquipt.com/
Fiberdyne Aerospace is an ISO9100 certified company based in Seattle, WA, specializing in the development and production of advanced carbon fiber parts and products for the aerospace, satellite, large drone, automotive and robotic prostheses through partners around the world. For more information, visit https://www.fiberdyne1.com/
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