Members wishing to avail of the services of any of the providers listed below should contact the Service Providers directly.

Launch, Haulout, Masting, De-masting

The two individuals below provide launch, haulout, masting, de-masting and other services in the NSC yard. Both have hydraulic trailers that can be used for picking up boats that are on cradles, and moving them to/from the club’s stationery cranes.

  • Jay Morden; call or text: 613-282-6559; Email: Jay can also offer transport services off-site to or from NSC, including for temporary or winter storage.
  • Doug Patterson; call or text: 613-293-5713; Email:

Boat Repairs & Maintenance

  • Scott Hayley, The Yachtsman; call or text: 613-298-2752; Scott offers fiberglass repair and boat maintenance services, and shrink wrapping in the fall.


  • Peter Huszcz, Mobile Mechanics; call or text: 613-795-3657; Peter is a Certified Mechanic and offers on the spot service and winterization for marine diesel and gas engines.

The above list is not a comprehensive list of all those who provide marine and related services in the Ottawa area. For such a list, see the Marine Service Directory, on the Ottawa River Sailing Page. Additions to the above list will only be considered for local and frequent providers of service to NSC members. Requests and justification for such inclusion shall be sent to the NSC Harbourmaster.

Page updated: 2020-09-21.

Update Log:
2020-09-17: HM: Page created.
2020-09-21: HM: Added more providers.
2020-10-02: HM: Changed “haul-out” to “haulout”, for consistency. Did not change “Page updated”.
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