Mike’s trained, certified repair team can perform anything from a hull patch to an overhaul to a rebuild of a total constructive loss vessel. We can also provide above and below water line welding repairs at our Wood River, IL, docks, located just 2 miles below the Mel Price Locks and Dam.

Mike’s can supply new and remanufactured EPA emission-compliant tier 0+ kits for the 645 series EMD engine.

With a complete EMD and ALCO Rod remanufacturing machine shop, Mike’s offers unit exchange, repair and return, and new equipment sales. We also offer remanufactured carriers and first-run honed liners. Our newly installed CNC machine and 100-ton press allows us to professionally rebuild or unit exchange your damaged EMD turbo charger screens. We also carry reconditioned engine components such as EMD heads, fork rods, oil & water pumps, blade rods, carriers.

We also provide top-quality gearbox work, laser alignment,  engine line bore, block welding, or rudder and shaft work.

For service, we are conveniently located at mile 198.8 on the upper Mississippi River at Wood River, IL. Our shipyard provides easy access for vessels needing service, saving you time, tug charges and mileage fees.

Can’t get to us? We’ll come to you and get you back on the river in no time.



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