2004 Excellence Award Winner

R.W. Fernstrum & Company | Menominee, MI


R.W. Fernstrum & Company is a global leader in the engineering, development and manufacturing of cooling technologies for the marine industry. By focusing their efforts exclusively on marine cooling, this third generation family-owned business has built a respected reputation throughout the industry for outstanding quality and service to their customers.

R. W. Fernstrum & Company is a business built on innovation. The founder, Robert W. Fernstrum, received a patent for the first rectangular tube keel cooler in 1945, setting the standard for keel cooling for the United States Army and Navy. Since then, they have continued the tradition of bringing the latest technology to the marine industry, earning more keel cooling related patents than any other company. Today the Fernstrum family is still at the helm of the company, ensuring that all of their marine cooling products provide their customers with the best in efficiency, quality, and ease of installation.