Team Member


Fred Blockland

Shop Manager

  • 27 Years of Experience
  • AME Team Member Since 2013
  • Graduate of Pullman Technical Institute – Certificate in Supervisory Training
  • Wartsila Enviroguard PSE Seal Installation & Service Certified
  • Forklift Train the Trainer
  • Confined Space & Shipyard Safety Certified in Aug 2016
  • 10 Hour OSHA Certified
  • 10-Hour OSHA Maritime Certified
  • Fork Lift Certified

Fred joined AME in 2013 as its first dedicated Service/Project Manager. He brings over 25 years of experience in the marine industry to the company, managing daily scheduling and the day-to-day progress of all major projects. He is responsible for overseeing the Service and Shop teams, while continuously mentoring and supporting them. Prior to joining AME, Fred oversaw new yacht builds, and refits for some of South Florida’s most recognized yacht companies.