Performance. It’s in our roots.
Leading the way with innovations.
The concept for the world’s first mobile boat hoist was designed in Sturgeon Bay, WI.
Marine Travelift was officially established in Sturgeon Bay, WI.
The first self-propelled straddle type mobile boat hoist was engineered with a 7-ton capacity.
Marine Travelift introduced the open-end style unit for faster handling of high mast sailboats and flying bridge powerboats.
Marine Travelift built the 150 AMO boat hoist with a 150-ton capacity — the world’s largest at the time.
Marine Travelift launched the BFM Series mobile boat hoists.
Marine Travelift built the 250 AMO boat hoist with a 250-ton capacity — the world’s largest at the time.
Marine Travelift built the 500 BFM boat hoist for Abu Dhabi Ship Building — the world’s largest at the time.
Marine Travelift introduced the M2000 forklift.
Marine Travelift launched the BFMII mobile boat hoists.
Marine Travelift again builds and delivers the world’s largest boat hoist.
Over 3,500 Marine Travelift boat hoists are currently in operation worldwide.
We hold ourselves to a higher standard
With over half a century of innovations and manufacturing world-class mobile boat hoists, we understand it takes hard work to build a reputation on performance. From day one, our team will ensure your machine will lift what you need to lift, haul what you need to haul and withstand the harsh conditions in your environment.
From in-house engineers to our expert CustomerCare team, we work with you to build the machines that keep your business in motion for years to come. But our dedication doesn’t end at the delivery of your machine.
- Expert operation and service training in the field before your boat hoist is put into service
- Highly trained field service technicians ready for immediate dispatch
- Genuine Marine Travelift replacement parts are made specifically to match the original specifications of your machine
- Extensive in-house inventory of parts reduces lead times with expedited global shipping available
- Online parts ordering with same-day order processing
- Easily accessible worldwide, multi-lingual CustomerCare team, and a global Marine Travelift dealer network