Paducah, Kentucky

Paducah, Kentucky

TN River Mile 4.5

Home to Excel Marine, National Maintenance and Repair of Kentucky and National Maintenance and Repair Diesel Engine Division, Paducah, KY serves as a strategic service point at the crossroads of our inland river system.

As the Mississippi, Ohio, Tennessee and Cumberland rivers converge near Paducah, we provide a FULL SERVICE shipyard for all your maritime needs. Located at mile 4.5 on the Tennessee River we are proud to offer the following quality services listed below. Please click on our services tab for a more detailed description.


Paducah, Kentucky Marine Services

  • ABS and USCG Certified Welders
  • Fabrication Shop to include rudder repair or new rudder construction
  • Full Service Machine Shop Hydraulic cylinder/hose rebuild and repair
  • Propeller Repair Shop
  • Electrical Services
  • Midstream
  • fueling and supplies w/grocery service
  • Marine Construction and Pile Driving
  • Crane Barge Service
  • Diving and Marine Salvage
  • Full Service Diesel Engine and Gearbox Repairs
  • New Engine and Parts Sales
  • Dry Cargo Barge Cleaning
  • Gas-free and tank barge cleaning/steaming service
  • Machine Shop Services
  • Mechanic Shop Services
  • Sandblasting & Painting Services
  • Engine Sales & Installation
  • Parts Warehousing
  • Harbor and Fleeting services

Yacht and Houseboat Repairs

We can pick up and deliver your boat to our shipyard in Paducah. Fully insured with licensed captions. Contact Jason at (270) 443-5377 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

  • Boat lift: any size up to 150’
  • Machine Shop Services: shafts, rudders, outdrives
  • Propeller Repair: all sizes
  • Engine Repair or Replacement: all makes
  • Marine Gear Box Repair or Replacement: all makes
  • Carpentry Work: rehab, refurbish, fiberglass repairs
  • Electrical Services: all types
  • Generator Repair or Replacement: all makes

McNational, Inc. continues to expand their service capabilities and locations to serve broader markets. Today, the company has an extensive fleet of harbor boats and shipyards on the Ohio, Tennessee, and Mississippi rivers.