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Sullivan Flotation Systems and Atlantic Meeco Join Forces As MEECO SULLIVAN

100_3388McAlester, OK— As two highly respected companies each serving the marina industry for over 50 years and with common ownership for the last three years, Sullivan Flotation Systems and Atlantic-Meeco have joined forces as one new brand called MEECO SULLIVAN, The Marina Company. Steve Sullivan, CEO and President of the new company, was happy to announce this news and commented that “with our common ownership and complementary product lines and capabilities it made perfect sense for us to join forces and market our extensive experience and capabilities as one new brand—MEECO SULLIVAN. Our combined 107 years of experience and over 3000 marine installations are unequalled as is our product offering of steel, timber, and aluminum dock systems for virtually any freshwater or saltwater environment. Plus, our commitment to the highest quality products, exceptional customer service and delivering every project on-time and within budget will be stronger than ever.”

MEECO SULLIVAN now has the ability to offer full service capabilities for any marina or dock system project providing design, engineering, production, installation and service support from its two facilities located in Warwick, New York and McAlester, Oklahoma. The Warwick operation will primarily handle timber, aluminum and steel dock systems for the eastern United States. The McAlester operation will primarily handle timber, Glulam, steel and aluminum dock systems for customers in the central and western regions of the U.S. and will be led by Ralph Morley who was just appointed Division Manager for the Oklahoma facility. Mr. Morley brings over 25 years of marina industry experience to MEECO SULLIVAN. The new company will operate with one management team and one national sales team led by Jim Mason in his new role as National Sales, Marketing & Business Development Manager.

Ron Turcotte, Executive Chairman of MEECO SULLIVAN noted that “bringing these two companies together allows us to be a much stronger and more competitive supplier for any type of marina or dock project and operate much more efficiently while delivering the absolute highest quality products. We are very excited about MEECO SULLIVAN’S growth opportunities given their combined histories, staffs and experience.”

MEECO SULLIVAN is a leading supplier of marina and dock systems for both freshwater and saltwater locations. Their product offering includes Meeco Steel Systems, Atlantic Glulam Timber Systems, Sullivan Timber Systems, Aluminum Systems, Wave Attenuators, Rowing Docks, Residential Docks and Service Docks/Platforms. They are a recognized pioneer and leader in the design and construction of engineered dock systems with thousands of marine installations worldwide. To learn more please visit www.meecosullivan.com or for more information contact Jim Mason at jmason@meecosullivan.com.