Ebbtide Holdings, a boat manufacturer, will establish a plant in White Bluff, Tennessee. The company plans to create nearly 100 jobs over the next five years.
Manufacturers of Boca Bay and Aquasport boats, Ebbtide is locating operations in an existing industrial building at 2545 Jones Creek Road in Dickson County. The company is investing in facility upgrades and anticipates the 140,000-square-foot plant will be operational in the fourth quarter of 2018. Ebbtide will manufacture center console sporting boats ranging from 20 to 30 feet in length at the new facility.
“Ebbtide Holdings LLC is proud to call White Bluff, Tennessee home. We are very excited to tap into the experienced boat builders in the area,” Stephen Daves, President of Ebbtide Holdings LLC, said. “I’d like to thank Dickson County and the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development for supporting us so we can bring boat building back to Dickson County.”
“I welcome Ebbtide Holdings LLC’s commitment to Dickson County,” Dickson County Mayor Bob Rial said. “Thank you to Ebbtide Holdings LLC for bringing nearly 100 quality manufacturing jobs to Dickson County and strengthening our local economy.”
“With our rich manufacturing legacy and pro-business environment, Tennessee is a place where leading businesses can invest and provide quality jobs for our residents,” Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe said. “I’d like to thank Ebbtide Holdings LLC for investing in Dickson County and bringing boat manufacturing back to White Bluff.”