MarsKeel News

  • Saildrone Autonomus Research Platform Ballast System

    MarsKeel Technology is proud to announce that we have been chosen to supply the lead ballast system for the breakthrough Saildrone project. MarsKeel has produced approximately 100 ballast parts for Saildrone over the last year. The Saildrone is an autonomous unmanned sailboat using wing technology pioneered over a 10-year period by founder Richard Jenkins as […]

  • il Mostro Bulb Project

    il Mostro Bulb Project Recently a prominent Chicago businessman bought Puma’s il Mostro, the VO70 yacht that sailed in the 2008-9 Volvo Ocean Race edition, and brought it to his home waters of Lake Michigan. "PUMA’s il Mostro finished 2nd in the 2008-2009 Volvo Ocean Race. Since this amazing feat, the boat has steadily been […]

  • MarsKeel at REFIT Show

    Kevin Milne the President of MarsKeel Technology will be attending the REFIT International Exhibition & Conference on Thursday January 28th, 2016. For over 35 years MarsKeel Technology has been designing and manufacturing keels up to 200,000 lbs. and suppling the marine industry with specialized castings. Our custom keel design and manufacturing expertise includes all lead […]

  • Catalina Yachts selects Marskeel Shoal Wing and Deep Draft Keel

    MarsKeel Technology is proud to announce that we have been selected by Catalina Yachts to manufacture both an “All Lead” Shoal Wing and a Deep Draft keel for their new euro-influenced Catalina 425. This is what Robert H. Perry had to say in his article on the Catalina 425 in the March 2016 edition of […]

  • Markeel Technology to produce “All Lead” keel for new Catalina 425

    MarsKeel Technology is proud to announce that we have been selected by Catalina Yachts to manufacture both an “All Lead” Shoal Wing and a Deep Draft keel for their new euro-influenced Catalina 425. This is what Robert H. Perry had to say in his article on the Catalina 425 in the March 2016 edition of […]

  • MarsKeel Representative to attend REFIT International Exhibition & Conference

    Kevin Milne the President of MarsKeel Technology will be attending the REFIT International Exhibition & Conference on Thursday January 28th, 2016. For over 35 years MarsKeel Technology has been designing and manufacturing keels up to 200,000 lbs. and suppling the marine industry with specialized castings. Our custom keel design and manufacturing expertise includes all lead […]

  • Seasons Greeting from The Crew at MarsKeel !

    Hello ; In warm appreciation of our association during the past year, we extend to you best wishes for a happy holiday season and our sincere thanks for your loyalty and goodwill throughout the year. Like you, we had a busy and challenging past year. The trust and confidence you have placed in our team […]

  • 2015 Monaco Yacht Show

    MarsKeel representative Willem Vraets will be attending the Monaco Yacht Show this September. He will be there to meet with you to discuss your custom keel requirements. If you would like to set up a meeting with William and Willem please see below for contact information. Monaco Yacht Show: Port Hercules, Monaco September 23-26, 2014 […]

  • New Age of Sail

    MarsKeel Technology is proud to be a sponsor for the New Age of Sail exhibition at the Marine Museum of the Great Lakes at Kingston. From May 5 to November 30 of this year, The Marine Museum of the Great Lakes at Kingston will present a look back at the explosive growth in the popularity […]

  • MarsKeel Featured in Boating Industry Canada

    MarsKeel is excited to share the article about keel repair and our processes in the April 2014 edition of  Boating Industry Canada Magazine! Sample of “THE KEEL OUT OF SIGHT OUT, OF MIND… ALWAYS A FACTOR” by Andy Adams: “IS THE KEEL the most often ignored part of your customer’s boat? Here is a profit-making, […]

  • Lead Keel Recycle Program

    MarsKeel Technology is a buyer of secondary lead keels. We will arrange and pick up free of charge any recyclable secondary lead keels that are trade-ins or salvaged from damaged boats. MarsKeel Technology is a strong believer in recycling and was instrumental in partnering up with boat recyclers throughout the eastern seaboard assisting with the […]