FB Marine Group Awarded PortMiami Contract
Premier marine service provider to refurbish two Miami-Dade patrol vessels
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (March 14, 2017) – South Florida-based FB Marine Group, a marine sales and service dealership, announced that it has been awarded a large government contract to refurbish, refinish and repower two coastal patrol boats for Miami-Dade County and PortMiami.
FB Marine Group has been a preferred service provider for Miami-Dade County since 2012. Once completed, the two, 28 foot aluminum chambered boats will patrol PortMiami. According to a 2015 census report, Miami Dade County is the most populous county in Florida and the seventh most populous county in the United States.
“Our team of experts is ready to deliver the high-quality products and services we are known for on these two very important projects,” said Kim Sweers, FB Marine Group’s managing partner. “We’ve long been a service provider to numerous government agencies and we’re confident that these boats will be better than new once completed, ready to help protect the citizens of Miami-Dade and serve the county for many years to come.”
About FB Marine Group
FB Marine Group is a family owned and operated business, founded in 1994 by Randy and Kim Sweers. The Sweers have followed their vision to build FB Marine Group into one of America’s leading luxury marine dealerships with locations in Pompano Beach, Fort Lauderdale and Miami, Florida offering a complete list of services including sales, brokerage, service, financing, parts, transport and dry-storage facilities.
Today, FB Marine Group has more than 40 employees, including factory Mercury, Yamaha, Volvo, and Formula trained service technicians and offers a vast array of marine parts and engines. The company also offers complete electronics repair and installation, fiberglass and paint repair and custom engine builds and rigging.