Approved Vendors & Services

Approved Vendors

Please drop us an email after you use an approved vendor telling us about the quality of the service(s) you receive.

The following vendors are approved to work at Westpoint Harbor and have shown the proper insurance and are committed to follow “Best Management Practices” while working on your boat.

Boat Lettering

  • Chris Cox Boat Lettering – Chris Cox: (916) 366-9678 (Office) (916) 201-9678 (mobile) – Removal, design, fabrication and installation of boat names. Email:
  • Speed Pro East Bay – Ed Owens: (510) 246-8643 (Office) (510) 213-1421 (mobile) – Boat lettering, wrap printing and installation.  Banners, signs, Graphics. Email:

Charter Services

  • Just Dreaming Yacht Charters – Contact: Duty Officer of the Day 1-888-SFO-BOAT (office) or (415) 678-0707  Just Dreaming Yacht Charters offers a refined and elegant yacht charter experience on San Francisco Bay in a teak and mahogany vintage classic yacht.  We have a fully licensed bar and awesome galley.  Email:

Dive Services

  • Bishop Diving & Salvage Services – Rick Bishop: (650) 483-5545 (mobile) – Since graduating from the College of Oceaneering, Rick Bishop has been serving the Redwood City area since the late 1980’s.  Services of interest to the boat owner include: underwater hull maintenance programs; in-water thru-hull replacement; props pulled and installed; underwater insurance surveys; vessel salvage and re-floating.  Email:
  • Boat Bottom Cleaning Service – Christopher Steinberg: (707) 693-5253 (mobile) – Dedicated to making sure the bottom of your boat is cleaned and maintained using techniques that have the least amount of impact on your bottom paint. Services include: underwater hull cleaning; zinc changes; photo and video inspections.  Email:
  • David Laird Diving Services – David Laird: (650) 823-1086 (mobile) – Boat hull cleaning and zinc anode replacement; prompt, thorough, reliable.  Proudly serving the Peninsula and Greater Bay area.  We are professionals and passionate about our work.  Monthly or quarterly regular maintenance schedule includes cleaning from the waterline to the keel, cleaning through-hull fittings, running gear, trim tabs and transducers as well as an assessment of bottom paint condition, props, shafts, through-hulls and zincs.  Email:
  • Industrial Marine Services – Richard Wacht: (415) 515-7586 (cell) – Hull cleaning, hull paint evaluation and zinc replacement services.  Also offers propeller removal and installation.  Underwater videos and still photos are also available upon request.

Canvas Work

  • Marcia’s Outdoor Fabrics & Sewing – Contact Marcia Bargmann: (415) 456-3566 (Office) or (415) 518-7033 – Canvas yacht work: interior cushions, carpets, window covers, Exterior vinyl cushions & restoration.
  • North Beach Marine Canvas – Contact Liz Diaz (415) 543-1887 (office)  Yacht upholstery, design and fabrication.
  • Starbucks Canvas Works – Contact Aldred Chipman (415) 332-2509 (Office) or (415) 601-9291 (mobile) – Custom Marine Canvas.  Email –
  • West Coast Canvas – Contact Curt Page (209) 333-0243 (Office) or (209) 482-2933 (Cell) – Canas boat tops, boat upholstery, boat carpet, complete interior. Flexiteek, Teak and Holly flooring.

Marine Electrical

  • Cal Marine Electronics – Contact Fred King (415) 391-7550 (office) or (415) 244-7435 (mobile).  Electronics for your boat.  Sales, installation, service, integration.  Your complete maritronics source.  Since 1954.  Done Right, Priced Right.
  • Crew West Marine – Contact Mike Scott (949) 646-4346 (Office) or (714) 470-1211 (Cell).  Marine electrical, marine electronics, satellite communications, satellite TV, watermaker sales and support, NMEA 2000 Networking.  All techs are NMEA trained and certified.  Email:
  • Interstate All Battery Center – Silicon Valley – John DeGroot Store Manager (650) 839-6000 (Office) or (408) 707-0331 (mobile) – Interstate All Battery Center is your one-stop shop for portable power.  Large selection of Interstate marine batteries in stock, free delivery to marina.
  • L.T.D. Marine – Contact Liem Dao (510) 523-2521 (Office) (510) 409-3176 (mobile) – Marine electrical,  electronics; Corrosion Control; Sales, Service, Installation.
  • Reliable Marine Electronics – Contact Roger Nunez, Jacques Dailey or Ian McDaniel (510) 864-7141 (Office) or (510) 715-5699 (mobile) – Electronic/Electrical equipment, repair services and custom installation, communications, navigation, safety and entertainment systems.
  • Shipwright Marine Services – Contact Chito Gebhart: (949) 291-2117 – Marine electrical and electronics.


    • GC Rigging & Composites – Contact Gilles or Denis (415) 533-2915 (mobile)  Sailboat rigging, composites (fiberglass, carbon, gellcoat, etc).
    • South Beach Riggers – Contact Tom Relyea (415) 331-3400 (Office) – Mast, Standing, Rigging, Running Rigging, Lifelines, Tuning, Surveys.  20 years of insurance claim experience.  “Do it once, do it right”.  email:


    Bluewater Marine Survey – Contact Terry or Susan Tupper (415) 722-7695 (office/mobile) – Marine Surveys.

    Licensed Captains

    • Captain James Elfers:  (650) 834-6780  bajasurvey@yahoo.comU.S. Coast Guard License # 1125678, Fourth issue with Towing Endorsement, also current TWIC certification.  27 years of service as Professional Captain to 120 feet.  Dual citizenship, Mexico and U.S., bilingual, English, Spanish, some French.
    • Captain Dennis Harms:  (775) 750-8714  USCG Master 50 Ton, Sail and Tow Endorsements.  Licensed June 20, 2006 and renewed June 15, 2011.  American Sailing Association Instructor since 2001.  Certified to teach Basic Keelboat, Basic Coastal Cruising, Bareboat Chartering, Coastal Navigation, Advanced Coastal Cruising, Small Boats and Cruising Catamarans.  Docking Endorsement Instructor Certification, certified Instructor Evaluator.
    • Captain Peter D. Leib: (650)575-8357   I started sailing as a small boy, and in my over forty years of sailing, amassed over a million miles at sea in everything from Sabots to Supertankers.  Licenses 3000 ton master (ITC Tonnage); 1600 ton master (Domestic Tonnage) Unlimited chief mate.  U.S. Sailing Instructor Certificates:  Basic Keelboat; Basic Cruising; Bare Boat Cruising; Coastal Passage Making; Catamaran Instructor; Cruising Powerboat Instructor.
    • Captain Robert McCreary:  (415) 798-7544   U.S. Coast Guard licensed Captain (Master 100 Ton) and Radar Observer (unlimited).  Own and operate Advanced Maritime Education, providing USCG-approved captain’s licensing courses and exams.  Served as ASA National Education Coordinator.  Twenty years of offshore and coastal deliveries, both power and sail, up to 1250nm from Vancouver to Ensenada.
    • Captain Kenneth A. Murray:  (650) 400-2779 or (650) 857-0364   Professional yacht deliver skipper since 1981.  Delivered over 200 yachts, 125,000 blue water nautical miles, power, sail from 30’-95’.  Perfect record for safety and incident free operation.  USCG Boat Operators License with Sailing endorsement; NAUI Certified Diver; FCC Marine Radio Operator License; American Sailing Association Certified Instructor; Quartermaster Award, Sea Scouts, Boy Scouts of America.
    • Captain Tom Wilder:  Land or Sea Yacht Delivery – (650) 479-6232 or (253) 732-2964  Specializes in deliveries by power or sail from Alaska to Mexico.  Licenses & Certifications:  A.B.Y.C. Marine Electrical; N.M.E.A. Certified Installer; Mobile Marine Mechanic Diesel and Gas; Expert on all ship systems.

    General Maintenance & Services

    • Abner’s Boat Maintenance – Contact Diana Suruy (510) 860-7067 (mobile) or (510) 730-5232 (Office) – Varnish, wax, paint, exterior/interior cleaning. Email:
    • Acuna, Julio – Contact Julio Acuna  (510) 325-4832 (cell) – Varnish, paint, wax, wash, interior cleaning, exterior cleaning.  Email:
    • All American Boatworks – Contact: Carlos Lopez (415) 456-8494 (Office) or (415) 300-7515 (cell) – Varnish, paint, gellcoat, wash/wax, caulk, restore canvas and seating (vinyl) and headliners.
    • Anchor Detailing – Contact Andrew Klink (650) 579-2776 (office) or (650) 222-9999 (mobile) – Interior and exterior detailing, monthly maintenance and wash-downs, staining/varnishing and oiling.
    • Bay Area Detail – Contact Troy Mousa (415) 794-6170 (mobile) – Services offered include: washing, waxing, bilge cleaning and painting, canvas waterproofing, complete detailing.  Email:
    • Bay Area Yachting Solutions, LLC – Contact: Serdar Yurdakul or Pat Carson: (707) 896-8000 (Office) or (408) 375-1998 (mobile) – Provides: 1) Maintenance and repair of vessel mechanical, electrical and navigation systems (diesel and gas engines); 2) Boat handling instruction; 3) Delivery and captain services; 4) Yacht management- maintenence, yard/haul-out project management, large scale installations.
    • Blue Sea Yacht Care – Contact Hector Perez (415) 970-2267 (Office) or (415) 305-3877 (mobile) – Services include buffing and wax, canvas repair, brightwork, wash downs and interior cleaning.
    • Carlos Detail – Contact: Carlos Robles (510) 329-1427 (mobile) – Detailing, wax and varnish, interior and exterior cleaning. Over 15 years experience.
    • Charles Barnard Boat Repair – Contact Charles Barnard: (415) 710-0039 (mobile) – Boat Repair Technician.  Master Technician: mechanical, electrical, plumbing, vacuflush can also perform some light rigging.  Email:
    • Drake Marine Inc. – Contact: Jim Drake: (650) 588-3015 (office) – Boat engine repair.  Mobile service available.
    • Dupey Marine Services – Contact: Darius Dupey: (415) 935-3071 – Provides high quality varnishing, painting, interior and exterior detailing, topside and deck care as well as non-skid application right at your slip.
    • Trini Merriman Boatworks – Contact Trini Merriman: (415) 759-1916 (Office) or (415) 269-1916 (mobile) – Provides general maintenance including: washing and detailing, compounding and polishing, metal, vinyl and plastics care; varninshing and repairs to exterior wood trim; restoration and interior cabinetry repairs and refininishing; general project management, referrrals to reliable vendors, scheduling and support.
    • Gerardo Luna – Contact Gerardo Luna (650) 305-0184 (mobile) – Boat detailing, boat polish, canvas cleaning, detail inside and outside, professional 20+ years of experience.  Email:
    • Helmut’s Marine Service Inc – Contact: Lisa George: (415) 453-1001 (office) or (415) 720-4719 (cell) – Volvo Penta Engines, Parts & Service
    • Land or Sea Yacht Delivery – Contact: Tom Wilder (650) 479-6232 or (253) 732-2964 (office) – Delivery, service, sales, A.B.Y.C. marine electrical, N.M.E.A. installer, repair diesel and gas engines, pumps, plumbing, factory trained vacuflush, fuel polishing, part sales.
    • Marine Handyman Service – Contact: Javier Hernandez (650) 630-2998 (office) – Local general boat maintenance.  Wash, wax and varnish.
    • Marine Lube Inc. – Contact: Nathan R. Johnson (877) 744-2244 (office) or (510) 882-3402 (mobile) – Oil change, fuel polish and bilge clean.
    • Michael Sfirri, Yacht Maintenance Professional – Contact Michael Sfirri (207) 751-5481 (mobile) – Washing and drying, polishing/waxing fiberglass gel coat and painted surfaces; polishing/waxing stainless steel and aluminum railings and other structures; cleaning and brightening of non-treated teak decking, rails, trim etc (no varnish or painting); pressure washing non-skid decks; cleaning and organizing compartments/lockers; clean and treat fenders and shore power cables; clean and treat canvas covers, dodgers etc.  Seven years experience in the bay area.  Email
    • Paragon Marine Interiors – Contact Wayne Robbins (510) 263-9981 (Office) or (415) 420-6870 (mobile) – Services include interior refurbishing, air conditioning, ceiling replacement, LED lighting, plumbing, wood flooring and window replacement (upgrade).
    • Stem to Stern – Contact (510) 681-3831 (Office) Topside cleaning, Dive Service, Repair, Captain Training, Delivery, Varnish, Detail, Mechanical.
    • Svendsen’s Boat Works – (510) 522-2886 (office) – Comprehensive boat repair, Marine wholesale/retail distribution.  Email: or
    • Westwind Yacht Management LLC – Contact: Dan Baker (415) 806-8213 or Mike Fitzgerald (415) 999-4159 – Boat washing, waxing, varnishing & interior cleaning.  Website: 
    • WRJS Marine – Contact: Wayne or Sue Smith (916) 806-1187 (Office) or (510) 295-7520 (cell) – Complete Yacht Services. electrical, mechanical and plumbing needs.  Installation and design for autopilots, electronics, inverter/chargers.  Go Green with Arch installation solar and wind sysytems.  Interior and exterior cleaning & detailing.  Monthly maintenance plans available to fit your budget.  Licensed and insured.  Excellent references.
    • Zapantis Mobile Marine – Contact John Zapantis (650) 355-1831 (office) or (650) 296-1774 (mobile) – Mobile Electro – Mechanical diagnostic service and repair on gas and diesel marine power systems.  Also Gen-set service and repair.

    Food Deliveries

    Within walking distance Monday – Friday:  Breakfast & Lunch

    • Pacific Shores Cafe The nearby Pacific Shores Cafe features a variety of freshly made to order breakfast and lunch meals. Catering is also available.

    Yacht Suites


    Green Car Transportation Service – Contact: (415) 602-3439 Voice & SMS

    Airport transfers between SFO, SJC & Oakland.  Westpoint Harbor (WPH) discount rates:

    • WPH to SFO – Three passenger Prius or SUV $89.00/Includes gratuity & tax.  Four passenger SUV $98.00; Five passenger SUV $108.00.
    • WPH to SJC – Three passenger Prius or SUV $92.00/Includes gratuity & tax.  Four passenger SUV $102.00; Five passenger SUV $112.00
    • WPH to OAK – Three  passenger Prius or SUV $125.00/includes gratuity & tax.  Four passenger SUV $138; Five passenger SUV $150.00
    • WPH to San Francisco – Three passenger Pruis or SUV $108.00/includes gratuity & tax.  Four passenger SUV $128.00; Five passenger SUV $148.00.

    * add $15.00 before 6:00am or after 10:30pm.

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    Approved Vendors & Services February 6, 2015

    Westpoint Harbor

    1529 Seaport Blvd
    Redwood City, CA 94063

    (650) 701-0545

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