Skip to main content

Port 32 Adds Northern Fla. Marina

1_OrtegaLanding

Marina owner, operator and developer Port 32 Marinas acquired the Marina at Ortega Landing in Jacksonville, Fla., which is part of a community development.

Located in a protected cove near the confluence of the St. Johns and Ortega rivers, the marina is composed of 192 slips and can accommodate boats to 130 feet. The new owner plans to rename the facility Port 32 Jacksonville.

“The Marina at Ortega Landing … fits well into our portfolio of Class A marina assets,” Port 32 Marinas CEO Joe H. Miller IV said in a statement. “We believe we are buying the best wet-slip marina in the Jacksonville market both from a physical plant and amenity standpoint.”

The marina is part of a community development and includes a pool, a clubhouse, grilling areas and on-site security. With its Florida investments in Palm Beach Gardens, Fort Lauderdale, Tampa and Tierra Verde, Port 32 now owns 8 marinas in Florida and manages 3 marinas in Charleston, S.C. The company offers more than 4,300 dry and wet slips, and approximately 140,000 square feet of commercial tenant space.

Steven Fass of Bixby Bridge Capital, which has owned Ortega Landing since 2010, said Port 32 is the right fit for the facility.

“We have great confidence that Port 32 will manage this facility exceptionally well, which is a key reason that led us to sell the marina to [them],” Fass said. “We're glad to see a like-minded operator focused on continuing our tradition of delivering remarkable experiences in a resort-like marina setting.”

Related

MASS.RECREATION

Mass. Opens Office of Outdoor Recreation

The new office will coordinate outdoor recreation policy, identify funding opportunities and more.

ONEWATER

OneWater Marine Completes Acquisition

Harbor View Marine has a marina facility in Pensacola, Fla., and a dealership in Orange Beach, Ala.

POINT.SOUTH

Florida Panhandle Marina Reopens

Destroyed by Hurricane Michael in 2018, Point South Marina in Port St. Joe has new drystack storage and is adding slips.

WAKESPORTS

Wakesports Luminaries Recognized

The 2022 class of Wakesports Hall of Fame inductees includes influential pioneers from the sport’s earliest years.

SEATOW

Sea Tow Holds Annual Meeting

The company presented awards in a variety of categories, including the Captain Joe Frohnhoefer Visionary Award, named for Sea Tow’s founder.

FOUR-WINNS-ELECTRIC

Four Winns Launches Electric Boat

The builder partnered with Vision Marine Technologies on the H2e, a production bowrider powered by an electric outboard.