SERVICE


John Williams Boat Company offers full repair and restoration services plus facilities for indoor and outdoor storage of at least 100 boats.  We offer repairs and servicing with the same attention to detail and quality evidenced in our boat building.

 

Whether you need a single plank replaced or the entire hull re-framed and planked, we are fully equipped for carvel and lapstrake planking as well as cold molding. We are recognized for our skill in extensive structural and mechanical retrofits and restorations on both wooden and fiberglass vessels. We handle boats as large as 60 feet in length.

You’ll find our facilities provide everything you need:

  • Launching and hauling service using our NEW 50-ton Travelift and 14-ton hydraulic crane with 60-foot boom
  • Competitive rates
  • Inside storage and unlimited outside storage

At our full-service boat yard, you’ll find:

  • The deep, clear water of Somes Sound right up to our dock (38 feet at low tide)
  • Fresh artesian-well water
  • In-water repair capability
  • Full-time rigger, master mechanic, machinist, welder, fiberglass and master carpenters, and painters
  • Immediate access to electronics and electrical technicians, a boat-transport service, a sailmaker, and upholsterer
  • Next-day delivery from major marine distributors
  • Private float for dockage of large vessels by reservation

Come see us when you’re cruising beautiful Mount Desert.

Service Rates

LABOR RATES

Mechanical / Electrical: $ 68.00/hour

Welding, machine work: $ 68.00/hour

Awlgrip: $ 65.00/hour

Paint/varnish, fiberglass: $ 60.00/hour

Carpentry and rigging: $ 60.00/hour

Refrigeration: $ 68.00/hour

All other work: $ 50.00/hour

Overtime labor: Time and a Half

Environmental/Disposal Rates

ENVIRONMENTAL / DISPOSAL

Environmental Surcharge: 2.5% of invoice

Diesel Hazardous Waste: $ 9.00/gal

Gas Hazardous Waste: $ 15.00/gal

Shrink Wrap Re-bag Kit: $ 25.00 /bag

Storage Rates

WINTER BOAT STORAGE*

Storage rates include haul/cradle/launch

Outside Storage: $ 55.00/foot

Inside Storage: $ 85.00/foot

Inside Heated Storage: $ 125.00/foot

*25′ minimum charge includes bowsprit and boomkin

SUMMER BOAT STORAGE

For boats not launched by September 1

40% of the Winter Storage Charge

SHORT-TERM BOAT STORAGE

First week (or part thereof): $ 20.00/day

Next three weeks: $ 10.00/day

Each additional day: $ 5.00/day

OTHER STORAGE CHARGES

Tenders, inflatable rafts: $ 150.00/each*

Use of storage locker/crate: $ 300.00/year

* Plus labor for handling

Yard and Mooring Rates

EQUIPMENT CHARGES

Travelift: $ 125.00/use*

Crane: $ 90.00/hour*

Yard work boat: $ 40.00/hour*

Yard work truck: $ 35.00/ use*

Pressure washer: $ 35.00/use*

* Plus labor

MOORING RENTAL

Night: $ 25.00

Week: $ 150.00

Month: $ 500.00

Season: $ 1,500.00

ESTIMATES

In the event estimates for labor and materials have been made, they shall not be considered binding. The charges shall be based on labor and materials actually supplied, calculated at the rates listed above.

Rates are effective as of August 1, 2015 and are subject to change without prior notice.

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