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Company News
Oct 20, 2017
WESMAR’s Lineup for Pacific Marine Expo a ‘Must See’
New sonar technology you can run the transducer in two different modes. A narrow beam searches long range in searchlight fashion, while you can use a wide beam to bottom type the sea floor ahead. read full story
Jul 31, 2018
WESMAR Annual Mechanical Training Seminar
WESMAR is preparing for its annual Mechanical Training Seminar August 13 and 14 at corporate headquarters in Woodinville, Washington. read full story

Nov 15, 2018
Pacific Marine Expo 2018
See the HD860 is just one of the money-making pieces of gear for vessel owners that we’ll be demonstrating at our booth.. read full story
Nov 28, 2018
International Workboat Show
WESMAR will be presenting its lineup of commercial grade thrusters that are setting the industry standard.. read full story
Feb 14, 2019
Miami International Boat Show
The five biggest days in boating and WESMAR will be there showcasing our sonar, thruster and stabilizers... read full story
Oct 31, 2018
Ft. Lauderdale Boat Show
WESMAR will be at the 59th annual Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show on October 31- Nov 4, 2018... read full story

Hull Mounted Sonar Stories
Aug 16, 2017
WESMAR Sonar Proves Itself for West Coast Shrimper
The 78-foot Pacific Hooker reports amazing success with the new dual stabilized HD860 hull sonar system. read full story
Jul 23, 2014
Top West Coast Whiting Boat Endorses WESMAR Hull Sonar
Veteran captain catches 2500 tons in 17 days making the F/V Muir Milach the top boat for its fishing period. read full story
Mar 29, 2017
HD860 Sonar Popular with Veteran Bering Sea Captain
“This sonar is the moon and the stars compared to what so many are using. Weak targets are detectable...” read full story
May 29, 2017
Top Albacore Boat Relies on WESMAR 860 Sonar
ST. JUDE follows Albacore tuna from the North Pacific in the summer to the South Pacific in the fall with Wesmar on-board. read full story

Trawl Sonar Stories
Oct 06, 2016
WESMAR trawl sonars save time, money and fuel
Trawling for hake near Newport, Oregon, and cod, sole and pollock out of Kodiak, Alaska this crew of two busy all year. read full story
Aug 16, 2017
80,000 Pounds of Rock Fish Fill Net of Kodiak Trawler
Captain Kurt Waters of the F/V Mar del Norte, sent this screen photo showing 80,000 pounds of rock fish... read full story
Aug 29, 2017
"WESMAR helps us catch fish"
The 91-foot Fishing Trawler MARATHON uses WESMAR trawl systems for fishing Alaskan waters for cod, sole, rock fish and pollock... read full story

Navigation Sonar Stories
May 29, 2017
Sonar of Choice for Historic Northwest Passage Cruise
The 820-foot long CRYSTAL SERENITY took its historic, 32-day trip through the Northwest Passage... read full story
Jan 24, 2015
WESMAR EV860 Cruise Ship Sonar Working Flawlessly
407-foot cruise ship OCEAN DIAMOND utilizes WESMAR sonar as it travels Baltic and Arctic waters... read full story

Bow & Stern Thrusters Stories
May 29, 2018
WESMAR Stern Thrusters Standard on Rotomite Dredges
WESMAR stern thrusters for positioning and pushing are an important feature of the Crisafulli hydraulic dredges... read full story
Oct 11, 2017
WESMAR Thruster Moves Four Lobster Boats at Once
Atelier F.R. Robichaud, WESMAR's New Brunswick, Canada put Wesmar thrusters to the test... read full story
May 29, 2016
US Fish & Wildlife Use WESMAR Bow Thrusters
R/V SPENCER F. BAIRD is the only hatchery fish distribution vessel in operation in Wisconsin and Michigan... read full story
May 29, 2017
WESMAR Bow Thrusters Keep Their Customers Happy.
YB Normal Sportfishing Charter Boat in the heart of Fort Lauderdale Beach talks about Wesmar thrusters... read full story
May 29, 2015
WESMAR Thrusters Help Keep San Francisco Bay Safe
M/V John A. B. Dillard Jr's special maneuverability comes from two WESMAR dual propeller bow thrusters... read full story

Power Units (APUs) Stories
Mar 28, 2017
WESMAR's APU Saved Our Boat From Severe Damage
Owners of the beautiful custom 43-foot 2009 Selene, ‘FOREVER YOUNG’ are ardent boaters and sport fishers... read full story
May 29, 2015
WESMAR APU at Sea Trials Turns An Impressive 4.5 Knots
WESMAR’s Auxiliary Propulsion System, uses hydraulic power from the vessel’s generator to drive the propeller shaft... read full story

Fin Stabilizer Systems Stories
Jan 01, 1900
Fin Stabilizers Help the M/Y Flying Colors Weather The Storm
Read how the owners of this 57 Tollycraft found new love for their WESMAR Stabilizers read full story
Aug 29, 2017
We hit 15 ft seas, and the WESMAR Stabilizers smoothed the roll to almost nothing
Paul Reyff, Captain of the 94-ft Motoryacht BELLISSIMA talks about his WESMAR stabilizers read full story
Sep 25, 2017
WESMAR Stabilizers Create Loyal Repeat Customers
Captain Scott Nichols talks about the WESMAR stabilizer system on his 70-foot Hatteras Motoryacht... read full story
Aug 28, 2017
Equipped for cruising in all types of waters
OffSchorr travels Alaskan waters and the blue waters of Mexico, in comfort and safety, thanks to her WESMAR products... read full story