Related Local Area Resources

Cheboygan’s strategic location, modern marine navigational technology and thriving world-class port businesses, are solid anchors for attracting new port businesses to re-start Cheboygan’s economic engine and create jobs.

Maritime Security & Icebreaking

  • US Coast Guard Cutter Mackinaw — Maritime Homeland Security, Icebreaking, Aids to Navigation, Law Enforcement, Pollution Control, Search & Rescue.

Marine Contractors & Services

  • Durocher Marine — A division of Kokosing Industrial, Inc., installs intakes, outfalls, river crossings; sub aqueous pipe and cable; natural gas pipelines; rock transport to +20 tons-global market.
  • Ryba Marine Construction Co. — A full-service marine construction company: tugs, crew boats, Load Line Barges, crane and excavator mounted spud barges; break walls, dredging, pipelines, pile driving, dock construction, environmental dredging marine services.
  • US Oil — Gas terminal: fuel distribution; wholesale and biofuel supplier.
  • Walstrom Marine — Full marine supply and services, fuel docks, yacht sales and storage.
  • Plaunt Transportation — Ferry services for cars, trucks, equipment; storage warehouse; dump trucks; merchant pick-up and delivery; trailers; in and outdoor parking.
  • Cheboygan County Marina — Full range of services for recreational boaters.

Repair & Fabrication Services

  • Schwartz Boiler — +100 years boiler repair, commercial and military ship repair, gas and oil facility work, welding and machine shop services, blast & paint booths +60 ft., mobile blast service, crane and forklift services.
  • Moran Iron Works — Industrial fabrication, custom welding, plate work, duct work, one-of-a-kind and conversion, stacks, silencers, hoppers, state of the art facility-international market.