News Release


April 5, 2017

CONTACT: Sarah Fisken, 206-543-1225 or

PHOTOS: Available upon request

Diesel Engine Maintenance Workshop in Gig Harbor, May 24

Learn techniques to prevent common problems!

Washington Sea Grant and the Gig Harbor Boat Shop are co-sponsoring a Diesel Engine Troubleshooting & Maintenance Workshop for commercial fishermen and recreational boaters in Gig Harbor, on May 24.

This course covers troubleshooting and maintenance of fuel, lubrication, electrical, cooling, and exhaust systems in marine diesel engines.

WHEN: Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

WHERE: Gig Harbor Boat Shop at Eddon Boat Yard, 3805 Harborview Drive, Gig Harbor, WA

FEE: $60

To register or for more information, contact Sarah Fisken at Washington Sea Grant, 206.543.1225, or


Washington Sea Grant, based at the University of Washington, helps people and marine life thrive through research, technical expertise and education supporting the responsible use and conservation of coastal ecosystems. The National Sea Grant College Program is part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce.

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