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March 30, 2020

We take the risks posed by the COVID-19 pandemic very seriously and our paramount concern is for the health and well being of our employees, customers, and community. In an effort to continue and serve you in this challenging environment, we have made some short-term policy changes. We remain open a...

March 27, 2020

In an effort to help the severe PPE shortage, Hodgdon Yacht Services, Hodgdon Tenders, and Hodgdon Yachts have dug into our supplies and are donating what we can to the Lincoln County Emergency Management Agency. While only a small drop in the vast ocean of what’s critically needed, we hope this hel...

March 18, 2020

Like so many businesses locally and globally, we want to touch base to update you on how we're handling the uncertainty caused by the evolving COVID-19 situation.

In an effort to protect our employees, customers, and community, Hodgdon Yacht Services is temporarily closing to the public (this includ...

February 24, 2020

When it comes to rigging best practice, prevention is key: “Replacing a piece of rigging is always more affordable than dealing with the mess of a dismasting,” says HYS Senior Rigger Laura Slye. But what are the items to be aware of?

Standing Rigging—Know the age of your rigging: stainless-steel wire...

February 17, 2020

One of the newer technicians at Hodgdon Yacht Services is also one of the youngest, but Kyle Murphy has had some amazing experiences despite his youth.

Kyle came to HYS in January 2019 and works on customers’ electronic systems with Don Oakman (our lead electronics technician at HYS). He also works o...

December 3, 2019

It took several hours and many hands but on November 14th we launched a fine fleet of some 50 battleships—as well as some colorful lawnmowers and bait bags filled with wooden blocks.

The toys, designed and pre-cut by our own Jim Jones and Dave Radtke, were assembled and finished by volunteer staff me...

October 17, 2019

Again this year, we're teaming up with Lincoln County Toys for Tots for the upcoming holiday season. Our goal is to provide Lincoln County children with 150 handcrafted toys, all constructed by Hodgdon employees. Check out what we've been up to at the Boatyard. We're two weeks in and making serious...

June 11, 2019

We're excited to share that we've purchased a new Aquest paint facility offering Evergreen Technology. This state-of-the-art facility optimizes temperature, humidity, and airflow, allowing for top quality paint applications by maximizing gloss, chemical resistance, and hardness (abrasion resistance)...