Casualty from the Cold

Three Jackson’s Marina employees assisted the Hampton Bays Fire Department with efforts to extinguish a boat fire that occurred in the middle of February. The fire occurred on Fair Wind III a 44 foot commercial tuna boat. The fire took several hours to extinguish resulting in damage to a nearby boat, the melting of a fiberglass pole down to the waterline, and ultimately a totaled boat. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Link to Fair Wind III fire aftermath video…

A recent article in a November 2014 issue of Professional Boatbuilder magazine highlighted a wireless smoke and CO2 detector manufactured by Nest ( that communicates with your smartphone. If you are interested in learning more read the attached article or stop by the marina to order one.

Link to Professional Boatbuilder article…


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