Thursday, April 3, 2008
Boatworx Inc shutting down
I had a great conversation with Dan Kaderabek who confirmed that Boatworx Inc in Manitowoc is shutting down. The site has been sold to Tower Tech. Tower Tech is part of Broadwind Energy. Dan may be going out of the boat storage and repair business but I doubt he will be all that far away from the Marine industry. Dan's venture is to continue his biodiesel business. He noted how the cost of fuel will hurt many power boaters this summer. Biodiesel offers a lower cost way of making diesel fuel. We wish him all the luck in the world.
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