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MENTOR, OHIO – Marine Travelift is welcoming a big player in the marine industry as the newest distributor in our global dealer network, Great Lakes Power Service. Headquartered in Mentor, Ohio, Great Lakes Power specializes in the distribution, service repairs, maintenance, rebuilt exchange, and remanufacturing of products for the marine and industrial power equipment industries. Great Lakes Power will serve as the official distributor for Marine Travelift in Ohio, lower Michigan, and western Pennsylvania, offering new machine sales and service support, local factory-trained technicians, and genuine OEM parts. In addition, their service bucket truck is readily available for easy set-up, service, and inspection access of Marine Travelift boat handling equipment.

“We are thrilled that Marine Travelift has selected us to be serving the boat handling needs of our local shipyards and marinas’ through our new partnership,” said Stephen Allen, Vice President of Sales at Great Lakes Power.

Not only does Great Lakes Power have an established history as a service and sales distributor for Twin Disc, marine transmission products; they also have been working with Marine Travelift’s industrial division, Shuttlelift for over a decade. Great Lakes Power is an established distributor of Shuttlelift’s complete lineup of industrial rubber-tired gantry cranes.

The Great Lakes Power Group was founded in 1973 and has now over a dozen locations throughout the Midwest and Eastern United States. They are industry leaders in service, distribution, and aftermarket support. All Great Lakes Power locations employ factory trained and certified technicians in both the shop and the field who are readily available to assist customers with any of their machine needs. In the Northern Ohio market alone, they have 20 service technicians on staff.

“By adding The Great Lakes Power Group to our global network of distributors we are ensuring our customers in that territory have easy access to Marine Travelift equipment, OEM parts, factory-trained service technicians, and machine inspections through a very reputable local company,” said Kurt Minten, Vice President of Sales at Marine Travelift. “With Stephen Allen, Don Marrie, and all of the marine experience at Great Lakes Power Group they are a great addition to the Marine Travelift team.”

Marine Travelift is easily accessible worldwide with our global distributor network and has over 4,000 mobile boat hoists currently in operation. To learn more about Marine Travelift, our comprehensive lineup of boat handling equipment and our dealer network visit our website here:

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