Full Steam Ahead!

New way of doing things…same great results

Polar Marine Alaska has a new shop facility to provide better service and capabilities for our loyal small boat customers. The majority of on-board service work continues to be performed in harbors and ship yards, so we are adjusting our Services to meet market demand.

  • We do not keep a general store front retail location

  • We are accepting new service work for boats afloat, in the yards, or in the shop

  • We will stand-by all warranty work and repair installations performed by our team

  • We will fulfill product orders for our featured brands

  • We provide bench service work for mobile diesel heating products and electronics

  • Shop hours for system design and trailer boat service are by appointment only

  • Equipment repair drop off and pickup is available in Anchorage at LFS Donalson’s Marine Supplies Store


Any service requests, questions, and inquiries should be sent through our web contact form. We routinely monitor this site and will get back to you ASAP.

Marine Electronics Sales, Installation and Repair
Electrical System Design, Diagnosis, Repair and Upgrades
Mobile Heating System Design, Installation and Service


We sell, install, and support all major marine electronic brands, specializing in Furuno, Garmin, Raymarine, Maretron, and Nobeltec. We are also a marine heating products dealer and repair shop for brands including Wallas and Espar. Polar Marine provides service to commercial, recreational, fishing, passenger and response vessels throughout Alaska for private and public owners. Experienced technicians are factory-trained, Certified Marine Electronics Specialists. We bring over 45 years of commercial fishing experience, 25 years of shipwright and marine engineering, and 30 years of Alaskan communications, networking, and telemetry expertise.



Announcements, Events, Specials

The most up to date information about Polar Marine events and specials

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Polar Marine specializes in marine electronics, communications, and electrical systems.

Other services include sales, installation and service for mobile diesel heating products in mobile equipment such as trucks, conversion vans, and enclosed trailers.



Get your questions answered

We help to navigate through the many technology and manufacturer choices when considering marine electronics investments. By taking a consultative whole systems approach, we are able to best match customer requirements, with the best in solutions for both short and long term value. We offer a life-cycle review to develop requirements and specifications, which lead to a quality, value based system design.

  • Decades of commercial and sport fishing experience

  • First-hand knowledge of use and expectations of these products on boats, in actual use

  • Decades of uniquely Alaskan communications experience

  • Unified IP communications experience with voice, video, data and security

A Clean Furuno digital helm

A Clean Furuno digital helm


Choose the right equipment for your needs

Direct multi-Vendor access to the latest technology and equipment provides our clients with the ability to make the right choice for their specific needs. In addition to our direct relationships, we have access to all brands and are able to deliver a comprehensive portfolio. Several models are available for trial on our exclusive marine electronics demonstrator.

A complete helm refurbish and re-wire; including helm, data, instruments, electrical switching and protection.

A complete helm refurbish and re-wire; including helm, data, instruments, electrical switching and protection.

Installation and Systems Integration

Get your equipment installed correctly and seamlessly

Our experts are able to professionally layout and install your marine systems needs. Our installations feature quality fitment, safety, long term usability, and ease of maintenance.

  • Marine Electronics

    • Radar, sonar, transducers, communications, GPS, VHF, engine and equipment instrumentation systems

  • Marine electrical power systems

    • distribution, monitoring, chargers

  • Marine accessory equipment and fishing hardware

    • Windlass, pot hauler, down-rigger

    • Heating Systems

  • Certified Installations

    • ABYC standards

    • NMEA standards

    • FCC licensed

    • Furuno Certified Installations and Warranties

    • Raymarine Certified Installations and Warranties

    • Garmin Certified Installations and Warranties

    • Wallas Installations and Warranties

  • Transducers

    • Thru-hull, in-hull, transom mount, tilted element, CHIRP, sonar

    • Cored hull transducer installations

  • Mobile yard and marina installations

    • Regularly available in Anchorage, Whittier, and Seward

  • Experienced in multi-material fabrication

    • Shop facilities for year around indoor installations

    • Aluminum, steel, wood, FRP, fiberglass, gel-coat, laminates, natural stone, plastics

    • Fiberglass structural castings and general repair

Every boat ends up as a custom boat, and we recognize that many modifications come over several years. When it comes time to making the systems work together, this is where we excel. Our goal is to get you through the mystery of integrating legacy equipment with new technology.

  • RF Communications

    • VHF, DSC, AIS, HF, WiFi, GPS, Radar, Broadband satellite

  • Vessel monitoring and systems management

    • Cummins, Yanmar, Yamaha, Volvo

  • Marine protocols

    • IEC 61162

    • NMEA0183

    • NMEA2000

    • CAN Bus

    • Ethernet

    • J1939

  • Decades of Enterprise IP data network engineering experience

    • Vessel Broadband and supporting network systems

    • Wi-Fi, Satellite, Cellular, firewall, VPN, security, VoIP, Video

    • Cloud access solutions

  • Power system analysis, design, additions and modifications

Custom fabricated low-clearance transducer bracket for large 800W multi-beam and 1kW dual-beam combined element transducer.

Custom fabricated low-clearance transducer bracket for large 800W multi-beam and 1kW dual-beam combined element transducer.


Make sure your equipment works right

We have the shop facilities to provide bench repair as well as access to manufacturer depot repair for several of our brands. In addition, we provide warranty repair service, transducer diagnostic testing, MFD software, and cartography updates.

  • Furuno

  • Raymarine

  • Garmin

  • Maretron

  • Nobeltec

  • Airmar

  • International Thermal Research

  • Espar

  • Wallas

  • C-Map

  • Mobile services available in Southcentral Alaska

    • Anchorage, Whittier, Girdwood, Seward


All inclusive; custom fabricated and attached bracket for transducer installation.

Featured Products

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New Shop Jan 2020


The new shop is under construction! Check back for further updates.
All visits are by appointment only. Please use the web form to set up an appointment.


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