Mad Rock Marine Solutions is a St. John’s, Nfld. company that makes hooks for lifeboats. And if that sounds simple, it is anything but. In fact, Mad Rock’s jump from research and development in 2002 to sales of $3.7 million in 2010—and its ability to market its stainless steel hook, called the RocLoc, to clients from the cruise ship, bulk carrier, and offshore oil and gas industries—is a huge kettle of fish.
Lower the lifeboats
HSBC International Business Award finalist Mad Rock Marine is making lifeboat use safer
- By: Barbara Righton
- From: BUSINESS without BORDERS
- Date: Wednesday May 19th, 2010