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Now Hiring – General Manager

OVERVIEW The Great Lakes Towing Company is seeking a General Manager for its machine shop division, Plotz Machine. This position is an excellent career and promotional opportunity for someone seeking to transition into the General Manager position of a thriving machine shop operation.    GENERAL DESCRIPTION The General Manager will report to the current General Manager and provide leadership and oversight of daily operations and scheduling for the machining shop

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The Great Lakes Towing Company Acquires The Wm. Plotz Machine & Forge Company

The Great Lakes Towing Company (the “Towing Company”) is pleased to announce that it has purchased The Wm. Plotz Machine & Forge Company (“Plotz Machine”).  The acquisition includes nearly all of Plotz Machine’s assets and real estate. Plotz Machine adds to the services provided by the Towing Company,  offering marine and industrial machine shop services to all types of customers, including its shipyard new construction and ship repair projects. 

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