Victron Energy Marine Integration

Victron Energy Marine Integration

Modernizing Yachts with Victron, Side-Power, Lifeline, and Blue Seas: Services and Case Studies


Welcome to our information on modernizing older yachts with top-of-the-line electrical products and services. Integration of Victron Energy Marine products is one of our unique specialties. At OYA and our Dickerson Harbor Boatyard serving the Chesapeake Bay, Annapolis, the Eastern Shore, and Baltimore areas, we specialize in utilizing Victron integration, Side-Power thrusters, Lifeline batteries, and Blue Seas electrical distribution components to transform older yachts into modern and efficient vessels. Whether you are looking to upgrade your yacht’s electrical system, add thrusters for improved maneuverability, or enhance your battery storage capabilities, we have the expertise and experience to meet your needs.



Our team of skilled professionals is trained in the installation and integration of Victron electrical products, Side-Power thrusters, Lifeline batteries, and Blue Seas electrical distribution components. We understand the intricacies of each system and can ensure a seamless and efficient installation process. Whether you require a complete overhaul of your yacht’s electrical system or the addition of specific components, we have the knowledge and expertise to get the job done right.


Electrical issues can be frustrating and disruptive, especially when out on the water. Our team is well-versed in troubleshooting electrical problems and can quickly diagnose and resolve issues with Victron Marine electrical integration, Side-Power, Lifeline, and Blue Seas components, as well as any of your older legacy systems. We understand the importance of reliable electrical systems on a yacht and will work diligently to get your system back up and running smoothly.


In the event that your yacht’s electrical system or any of its components require repairs, our technicians are equipped to handle the job. With extensive knowledge of Victron, Side-Power, Lifeline, and Blue Seas products, we can efficiently repair and replace any faulty parts. Our goal is to minimize downtime and ensure that your yacht is operating at its optimal level.


Our company is proud to hold the following certifications from Victron and is a Side-Power, Lifeline distributor. We have used Blue Seas electrical components and distribution panels in over 40 years.

  • Victron – Installing a SmartShunt
  • Victron – Lithium Batteries and BMS types
  • Victron – Lithium Batteries Discharging, Charging, and BMS Integration
  • Victron – Lithium Battery Systems and Troubleshooting
  • Victron – Introduction to MultiPlus
  • Victron – MultiPlus: How it works
  • Victron – Three-phase and Parallel System Theory
  • Victron – Introduction to AC PV
  • Victron – Introduction to ESS
  • Victron – Batteries and Battery Monitoring
  • Victron – MPPT RS
  • Victron – Connecting MultiPlus-II GX to BYD Managed Battery
  • Victron – Using Generators with Victron
  • Victron – Using VRM (Vectron Remote Management)
  • Victron – Maximizing Lead Acid Battery Life
  • Victron – Color Control GX
  • Victron – Three-Phase and Parallel Installation

These certifications reflect our commitment to excellence and our dedication to providing high-quality services to our yachting customer.

Locations Served

Whether you are located in Annapolis, Baltimore, Northern Virginia, Washington DC, or the Chesapeake Bay Eastern Shore, our team is readily available to cater to your full range of yacht modernization needs. We can provide tailored solutions to ensure your yacht is upgraded to the highest standards in our yard or at your location if needed.

We proudly serve the following locations:
  • Annapolis MD
  • Baltimore MD
  • Oxford, St. Michaels, and Cambridge MD
  • Northern Virginia
  • Washington DC
  • Chesapeake Bay Eastern Shore

Case Studies

In this section, you will find five case studies showcasing our work in modernizing older yachts with Victron electrical integration, Side-Power, Lifeline, and Blue Seas products. Each case study will provide a detailed overview of the project, including the challenges faced, the products and services utilized, and the successful outcomes achieved. Whether you are seeking inspiration for your own yacht modernization project or simply interested in learning more about our capabilities, these case studies will provide valuable insights.

  • Hinkley – Total electrical and electronics replacement
  • MJM – Battery Charger
  • GB52 – Inverter Troubleshooting
  • GB36 – 24 VDC Bow Thruster Electrical
  • GB32 – Bow Thruster Installation

At our company, we are committed to delivering exceptional results and exceeding our clients’ expectations. Whether you require installation services, troubleshooting assistance, or repairs, we are here to provide you with reliable and efficient solutions. Contact us today to discuss your yacht modernization needs and let us help you embark on a journey of transformation.