August 12, 2010
Vigor Marine Tacoma open for business
Vigor Marine LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Vigor Industrial, has completed the asset purchase of ship repairer Marine Industries Northwest, Inc. (MINI) in Tacoma, WA. The transaction closed on August 9, 2010 and Vigor Marine Tacoma officially began vessel repair and conversion operations the same day.
Key points of contact for the company are General Manager Adam Beck and Ship Repair Manager Mark Donahue.
Mr. Beck has 24 years experience in the marine repair industry, in locations ranging from San Diego to Alaska. Mr. Donahue brings 31 years of management experience and strong customer relationships to the Vigor Marine team.
"Vigor Marine is excited to add Mark Donahue and a Tacoma location to its Puget Sound operations," commented Chief Operating Officer Dave Whitcomb, "We believe our blended management team operating in this location will further strengthen vessel repair, conversion, and construction capabilities for customers in the region."