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BLP Marine LLC, was formed in 2010 to take advantage of an opportunity in the niche marketplace of marina ownership and management. The premier Connecticut marina development and holdings company, owns and runs a portfolio of marinas throughout the state of Connecticut.

BLP Marine is a multi-faceted company with an experienced management team that offers it’s customers unparalleled service, first-class facilities, thoughtful amenities and -above all else- a boating experience rich with community excitement. The company’s philosophy is based on creating a new type of marina experience and raising the bar for the services provided, while being committed to controlled and sustained growth.

The BLP Marine Family

Chester Point Marina

Chester Point Marina provides our customers with unparalleled service, summer slips, storage and spectacular views with easy access to the river. Enjoy convenient use of the new floating docks, slips featuring shore power, cable TV, Wi-Fi and fresh water hook-ups, as well as dockside amenities including laundry, AC bathrooms and showers, marina lounge, & an in-ground pool.

Conveniently located at marker 37 on the scenic Connecticut River across from Selden Island, we look forward to hearing from you!


72 Railroad Ave
Chester, CT 06412

P (860) 526-1661
F (860) 526-1221

Fort Rachel Marina

Fort Rachel was acquired by blp Marine, LLC in May of 2010. Fort Rachel Marina offers Seasonal Slips, Transient Dockage, & Winter Storage Services with amenities for both local and long range cruisers. Nestled beside a guarding embankment in the protected Mystic Harbor between the bridges of the river we offer protection and a convenient location for boating and entertainment.

Pine Island Marina

Pine Island Marina has been serving local fisherman and recreational boaters for over 50 years. Their mission is to provide the best slip & moorage in the harbor of Pine Island, with easy access to Fishers Island Sound. They encourage and promote recreational boating in the beautiful waters of Fishers and Long Island Sounds.

Pine Island Marina was acquired by blp Marine, LLC in January 2011. Under new ownership, the staff has expanded with many talented individuals. Miles Dull leads our crew at Pine Island as the marina manager, as well as head mechanic. The marina has undergone extreme renovations; from new power and water lines, new dockage, 30-ton travel lift, and wash pad to a new security system and fully stocked ships store. We invite you to see the new and improved facilities!

Maritime Boat Sales

Founded in 2010, as a member fo the blp MARINE family with a mission to provide outstanding brokerage & new boat sales experiences to the boating community. After ten years, the company continues to evolve. With Keith Abel at the helm, we have high hopes for the future. Keith Abel’s life has revolved around the boating community and he is committed to providing extensive knowledge and advice to ease the boat buying and selling process. In 2021, new boat offerings have expanded to include Jupiter Boats in addition to the TideWater Boats line.

Our Brokerage Service offers online presence, extensive marketing, and participation in regional boat shows giving your boat the highest visibility, all year long. Offering comprehensive service before, during, and after the sale, our professionals will guide you through financing, insurance, canvas, fiberglass work, engine repair, maintenance, and transport assistance. MBS is here to accommodate all of your needs during the buying or selling process.

Located at
Chester Point

72 Railroad Avenue
Chester, CT 06412

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