Conrad Marine Sales & Service Ltd brings over fifty years of combined technical experience in the recreational and light commercial marine industry. Skills include marine propulsion, marine electrics, marine electronics and electronic integration, and marine systems including air conditioning and refrigeration. A well established service department provides full service winterizing and spring commissioning.
Terry Conrad, principal technician at Conrad Marine Sales and Service Ltd is a Nova Scotian, who has been on the water all his life. Expert at boat handling, he has earned the Mercruiser Master Technician Award, and is Nova Scotia’s first certified Marine Service Technician. Terry Conrad has worked as a marine technician since 1981. His career started at ABCO Industries and he started his own marine company Conrad Sales and Service Ltd. in 1995. Terry has kept his marine technician qualifications current and is a Mercury Marine Master Technician. As a marine technician Terry started overhauling large diesels and turbo chargers for large commercial shipping and moved on to work as a service manager for Volvo Penta engines through Bell Diesel, servicing the inshore fishing fleet in Atlantic Canada. He established a dealer network for the SeaDoo Division of Bell Ltd and then moved to Bombardier Recreational Products of Quebec; with their SeaDoo products and Celebrity Recreational Power Boats. His own company, Conrad Marine Sales and Service Ltd., focuses on servicing recreational boats thirty feet and upwards.
Dan Barnhill: Conrad Marine Sales and Service Ltd is pleased to announce that their associate Dan Barnhill is now a Nova Scotia Certified Marine Service Technician (MST). To become a Certified MST, Marine Service Technicians must prove that they have been working in all aspects of the trade for many years and be capable of writing an exam that requires them to show their knowledge of the many aspects. Marine Service Technician is one of 68 Trades designated by the Government of Nova Scotia under the Apprenticeship and Trades Qualification Act. MST practitioners are able to service, repair, refit and upgrade marine vessels including motor and sail driven vessels, performing structural, cosmetic, electrical or mechanical service or repair work on the marine vessel, and handling, storing or modifying the marine vessel while it is being serviced or repaired.