09 October 2006
09 October 2006
Goetz Custom Boats have started construction of their new 43,000-sq/ft facility.
The facility is just a ½-mile from their existing location of 30+ years. Surveyors are almost finished and groundbreaking crews will commence next week, completion is scheduled for June 2007.
Goetz say that their new state-of-the-art boat shop will utilize green engineering to be energy efficient in every practical way to achieve the latest cutting edge composite construction technology. Facilities will include a large 6-axis CNC milling centre with a working envelope of 75’ x 25’ x 12’, all new computer controlled ovens & spray booths plus several highly laser projection centres to ensure accurate lamination & assembly of products. The building will also contain new management, sales and engineering suites.
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