Paint finishing and supply chain manufacturer Calibre Inc. is entering the marine industry with the goal of offering a high variety of options for low-volume orders. "Our decision to expand business into the marine segment is predicated on the successful long-term OEM partnerships we’ve established in the powersports and transportation markets,” said Calibre president Jerry Wachowiak in a statement. Fred Kolacki, who was recently named new business development leader, will be responsible for the strategic development and launch of a new line of complex, high content, Class A paint finishing solutions.
Third-generation boat dealer Tinus Marine will now carry Centurion Boats at its Oconomowoc, Wis., business that has been operating in southeastern Wisconsin since 1948. “We promise to deliver the best boats in the business to our customers as they are family to us. Beyond taking into account the Centurion Supreme boats amazing quality, finish and styling, the people behind the product sealed the deal for me with Centurion Supreme,” said Tinus Marine owner Tim Tinus in a statement. “This is the best wake with a luxury ride you can find on the market. Centurion Supreme hits all the benchmarks of what we want to provide our lifelong customers.”