Shipyard & Marina 

Cory Hollis, Senior Project Manager


Cory is the Managing Partner of Savannah Marine Repair,  which operates a 536’ drydock facility for both commercial vessels and mega-yachts.

      Port Caribe

Boris Kirilloff, Naval architecture and Design

Kirilloff & Associates http://kirilloff.com/


KIRILLOFF & ASSOCIATES, INC. is a naval architecture, yacht design, marine design/consulting, and project management firm. Their engineering, design consulting, and project management experience includes Yacht Escort Ships, Shadow Boats, Sportfishing "Mother Ships", Yachts, Passenger Vessels, Casino Vessels/Platforms, Cruise Ships, and various other specialized commercial vessels and platforms and military craft. KIRILLOFF & ASSOCIATES, INC. can provide a complete turnkey project feasibility study including conceptual plans, engineering drawings, specifications, bid preparation/administration, and contract administration/consulting.

904-284-9590 

Our People

Paul Madden, Business Development


Paul Madden has had a long career in the large yacht industry that includes representing shipyards such as Blohm+Voss, CRN (Ancona) and Stabbert Maritime (Seattle); as well as managing Camper & Nicholsons in Mexico. He received his MBA from Boston University School of Management in Brussels and is a former Vice President of The International Superyacht Society.

His company, Paul Madden Associates LLC operates vessels into Cuba under a specific US Treasury License.

Cell +1 561-568-3430 

John Spencer, President

John is the former CEO of Merrill-Stevens Shipyard in Miami. He has a B.A. in business administration from the University of Minnesota and 30 years of marine industry experience. Prior to running Merrill-Stevens, John was a senior service manager at Rybovich/Spencer and at Palmer Johnson and Hinckley Yachts’ six shipyards.

Cell (305) 394-7849


Location

Experience

Expertise

Capacity

The 'HUB' of the Caribbean​

  • Non-stops from Europe and Major U.S. cities (no Customs from U.S.)
  • Private Airport within 5 minutes of Marina & Shipyard

Experience

  • Managed by seasoned shipyard executives, John Spencer (former Merrill-Stevens) and Paul Madden (former Blohm+Voss and CRN representative)

Expertise

  • Skilled local trades supported by sub-contractors and manufacturer's reps from Florida and Europe

Capacity

  • Haul-out to 660'
  • Dockage to 600'

Secure Port

  • ​US Coast Guard Sector San Juan is in this Port
  • Homeland Security presence