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Poole, Starling purchase Morehead Marine

Poole Marine Service Center, along with Starling Marine, acquired the assets of Morehead Marine in Morehead City, N.C.

"Even though the name has changed, Gregory Poole Marine Service Center will continue to offer the same service you have come to expect, including dockside mobile service; pickup and delivery; bottom painting and cleaning; detailing; shrink-wrapping; storage; trailer repair; fiberglass and gelcoat repair; and any other services you may need regardless of brand," the company said in a statement.

Gregory Poole Marine Power, with operations in Beaufort, Wanchese and Wilmington, N.C. says it is one of the world's largest Caterpillar dealers for marine pleasure-craft engines. It also is an authorized sales and service provider for Yamaha, Mercury, MerCruiser, Crusader, Honda Marine and Volkswagen Marine.

Gregory Poole Marine Power is a division of Gregory Poole Equipment Company of Raleigh, N.C., the Caterpillar equipment dealer for Eastern North Carolina.

Starling Marine is a full-service boat dealership with locations in Wilmington and Morehead City, N.C. It is a dealer for Parker, Pursuit, Everglades and Spencer Yachts.

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