Cypress Lifts and Marine Latest News

Rebuilding from Hurricane Ike a team effort

Tiki IslandFebruary, 2009

Cypress Lifts and Marine is actively working to provide quality products and quick service to those on the Texas coast affected by Hurricane Ike. Many boat slips were destroyed during the disaster that hit the coast in 2008. As property owners are rebuilding, they are making the choice to install sturdy and reliable boat lifts from Cypress Lifts and Marine. The company is making regular trips to the coastal area to insure that installers are well stocked and ready to get to work.

Click here to see photos from our Texas coast rebuilds.

Tide Tamer and Legacy Docks Team Up

Legacy Docks and Tide TamerJanuary, 2009

Cypress Lifts and Marine and Tide Tamer of Texas announce a new partnership with Legacy Docks of Hamilton, Alabama.  Legacy Docks manufactures quality floating aluminum boat docks and boat houses.  Their products range from single boat slips to entire marinas.  By collaborating with Tide Tamer, Legacy’s customers can now receive a turnkey product for their docking needs.  Tide Tamer boat lifts can lift any size watercraft from jet skis to yachts and the aluminum construction complements the Legacy docks.  Tide Tamer offers overhead boat lifts as well as a unique under-dock watercraft lifting solution for boat owners without an overhead structure. 

Troy Hamrick and Karl Zeng, Legacy Docks owners, are enthusiastic about the collaboration.  “Tide Tamer products match our quality and allow us to provide a top notch finished product to our customers,” said Hamrick and Zeng. Click to view pictures of a Legacy Dock and Tide Tamer docking solution.

Cypess Lifts Updates Cradle Design to Include Service Platforms

Service Platforms on Boat LiftSeptember, 2008

Cypress Lifts and Marine of Scroggins, Texas has updated its cradle design to include Triton Service Platforms that allow for easy access in boarding, covering, and cleaning boats.

The platforms have a non-skid surface and are made out of aluminum. They are available in all of the cradle models and can be retro-fitted on older installed models with adjustable brackets. Click here to see more photos of the new service platforms and contact Cypress Lifts and Marine today for more information.

Cypress Lifts and Marine adds Taylor Made Products to Line

August, 2008

Cypress Lifts and Marine, leading manufacturer and installer of boat lifts and boat cradles, has expanded its product offerings in the dock accessories line. CLM has signed on as a distributor for Taylor Made Products out of Gloversville, New York. Taylor Made Products is best known as one of the largest and most innovative suppliers of marine aftermarket products: buoys, fenders, boat covers, bimini tops, dock edging, dock wheels and more. These additions will help secure CLM's position as a leading supplier of marine accessories for the Texas and Southern United States market. Visit the Taylor Made Products website for more details on their products, then contact us for a quote.

Cypress Lifts and Marine Sponsors Fireworks Show

4th of July FlyerJuly, 2008

Cypress Lifts and Marine has joined with other Cypress Springs area merchants to sponsor the annual Fourth of July Fireworks show. The annual fireworks exhibition over Lake Cypress Springs will begin at 9:15 p.m. Saturday, July 5. The volleys will be fired from the Mary King Park area, which will be off limits to the public as a safety precaution. Rick and Sarah Bolts host the event, sponsored by local businesses and individuals.

Funds collected over the cost of the fireworks are donated to the South Franklin Volunteer Fire Department.

Dockside Boat Lifts Joins Forces with Cypress Lifts and Marine

June, 2008

Les Obrian of Dockside Boat LiftsDockside Boat Lifts of Montgomery, Texas has joined forces with Cypress Lifts and Marine of Scroggins, Texas to become a full service supplier of boat lifts and boat cradles for the South Texas and Texas Coastal regions. Dockside Lifts, owned by Les O'Brien, sells and installs boat lifts and jet ski lifts for Lake Livingston, Lake Conroe, Lake Houston and the Texas Coast, including Galveston and Kemah. Dockside Lifts is now offering the Triton V-Series boat lift and cradle designed for overhead lifting environments. The V-series features a greaseless, beltless, maintenance-free lift engine. Dockside also offers the Tide Tamer lifting system which is ideal for piling lift environments and watercraft up to 140,000 pounds.

Dockside Boat Lifts and Cypress Lifts and Marine will be together at the Lone Star International Boat Show in Kemah, Texas, October 2-5. Email us for free tickets to the show. Look for them also at the Houston boat show in January, 2009.

Visit the Dockside web site or the Cypress Marine web site for more information. View the Dockside photo galleries on the Cypress Marine web site.

Cypress Lifts and Marine Expands Machining and Production Capabilities

June, 2008

Cypress Lifts and Marine has been known for its machining innovations, and is now expanding its capabilities with a shop located in Vincennes, Indiana to better serve the northern and Canadian markets. The million dollar investment of equipment from Fadal and other major manufacturers will keep Cypress Lifts and Marine at the forefront of the aluminum and stainless steel boat lift industry. View our photos of the new shop and equipment.

Memorial Mayhem benefits local Charities

May, 2008

Memorial Mayhem LogoScroggins, Texas - The first annual Memorial Mayhem party focused on food, music and fun while benefiting local charities. Cypress Lifts and Marine hosted the event along with JH3 Construction, RC Custom Construction, Cypress Cajun Restaurant and the Franklin County Sheriff's Office. Over 500 party-goers enjoyed music from Cole Scroggins and the Dusty Road Band and crawfish prepared by the Cypress Cajun Restaurant.

Money raised at the event went to support the Franklin County Child Protective Services, the Angel Run Bike Rally and the Franklin County Youth Baseball and Softball Association. Visit the Memorial Mayhem web page and see photos from the event.

Cypress Lifts and Marine Expands to Cedar Creek

April, 2008

Cypress Lifts and Marine has expanded its presence at Cedar Creek Lake in East Texas with the purchase of land located on Legendary Lane and Hwy 334. "We plan on being the number one supplier of boat lifts, boat cradles and pwc lifts for the property owners of Cedar Creek Lake, Lake Athens, Lake Palestine and Richland Chambers," said owner Larry Smith. "Our overhead lift system is the only one on the market that is maintenance-free, and the sleek look and quality performance fits in perfectly with the needs of today's watercraft owner. The planned distribution center will serve local installers and suppliers in the East Texas boat lift market.

Tide Tamer featured in NC Boating Magazine

March, 2008

NC Boating Lifestyle CoverTide Tamer Waterfront Products was recently featured in NC Boating Lifestyle Magazine with its new V-series line of boat lift systems, developed in conjunction with Cypress Lifts and Marine. The V-series was unveiled at the Miami International Boat Show and is geared toward boathouse and overhead lifting environments.

The V-Series boat lifts are ideal for deep, v-hull competition ski and wake board boats. The series also includes a special design for pontoon boats which perfectly cradles the pontoons for secure storage. Anchoring the line is the V-series lifting motor which contains no belts or pulleys and is greaseless and completely maintenance free. To read the full article, click the photo at the right.

Cypress Lifts and Marine Supports Local Cedar Creek Charities

February, 2008

Cedar Creek Powerboating AssociationCypress Lifts and Marine signed on as a 2008 sponsor for the Cedar Creek Powerboat Association. The Cedar Creek Powerboat Association was formed in late 2006 and operates as a nonprofit organization serving the Cedar Creek Reservoir Powerboating community. Their mission is to promote safe, enjoyable, family powerboating, while supporting voluntary organizations in our community. To learn more about this organization, visit their web site.

Cypress Lifts and Marine and Tide Tamer Join Forces

Tide Tamer of Texas LogoJanuary, 2008

Cypress Lifts and Marine of Scroggins, Texas has joined forces with Tide Tamer Waterfront Products of Snow Hill, North Carolina. The new joint venture will enhance the offerings and capabilities of each company. Cypress Lifts and Marine will now be a statewide distributor of Tide Tamer products for the Texas market, while Tide Tamer will expand its market to the overhead, fresh water segment...(read more).


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