SMT employs a number of the most experienced Naval Architects, Mechanical Engineers, Marine Engineers and Technical Managers in the Great Lakes region. These specialists work closely with sailing crews to manage short and long term vessel maintenance, as well as to evaluate improved technical solutions.SMT stays current on all new and emerging technologies and strives to ensure that our vessels are operated in the most efficient and environmentally sensitive manner. We maintain close relationships with equipment suppliers and regulatory authorities in our pursuit of innovative solutions.

Currently, one of SMT’s main priorities is to develop technical solutions which will enhance the environmental performance of the fleet.

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