We are a small company in Jacksonville, FL, manufacturing custom boats, one at a time. Boggy Creek Boats has been established since 2009. We use the highest quality materials and build the traditional way — hand-laid fiberglass. After running G-Finishing Custom Fiberglass for 3 years Steve has taken the next step, to build custom boats. Steve took over the company in March and wants to bring his 25 years experience in boat building and fiberglass repairs to Boggy Creek Boats.
Steve and his family moved over to the US in 2013 to set up G-Finishing Custom Fiberglass to apply his skills and knowledge to the Florida market. G Finishing has a 5000sq ft workshop in Jacksonville but travels all over Florida to complete work.
Steve Gale was the founder of G-Finishing Ltd in the UK and had been in business for over 10 years before moving to the US,. With 23 years experience in the fiberglass industry Steve has worked as a Laminater, Finisher and Sprayer. Steve started his career in car body work and spraying, moving into the boat industry in 1997 making racing Catamarans from Kelvar also smaller dinghy's and racing yachts from GRP. Here Steve learnt his skills as a Laminator.
Steve moved on to become a Finisher with Oyster yachts a world class yachting manufacturer. After learning the skill of high quality finishing and with 8 years of experience behind him Stephen decided to setup G- Finishing Ltd in the UK. Steve has worked closely with many manufacturers like Maxum and Jeanneau completing warranty work to a high standard.
G-Finishing UK also a sub-contractor to BAE Systems repairing Naval fiberglass ridgid inflatable boats. The contract involved being on 24hrs emergency call out, working to very tight deadlines and travelling all over England and Scotland. G- Finishing moved in new areas making car body molds and shells for car racing teams, repairing flat roofs, RV's, swimming pools, showers and much more.
Steve is continuing his success in the US building a soild reputable and reliable company and would love to talk to you about your next custom boat or any repairs you may have.