McClave Marine


MP&G LLC     

The wood boatbuilding and restoration firm of which Ed McClave is a founding partner 


Colleagues in the Industry:

Stonington Boat Works

Snediker Yacht Restoration

J.M. Reineck & Son

French & Webb

Tri-Coastal Marine

Maritime Technical Services    

Tony Guild's training and marine consulting firm in Tiburon, CA.  Tony and Ed teach the USCG Inspector Training Courses together.


Maritime Museums:

Herreshoff Marine Museum

Mystic Seaport Museum

The Hart Nautical Collection of MIT Museum



The Landing School

Ed has been a member of the Landing School's boatbuilding Program Advisory Committee fo rmany years and has also been a guest lectuurer many times

International Yacht Restoration School (IYRS)

A number of MP&G's talented boatbuilders over the years have been graduates of IYRS



American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC)

Ed developed and co-taught every one of the ABYC's Marine Corrosion Seminars from 1991 until 2004, when he helped develop the Marine Corrosion Certification Course and co-taught the first of those courses.  He has also contributed substantially to ABYC Standard E-11 (Cathodic Protection)




Ed has written many technical articles for WoodenBoat magazine, dating back to 1983.