About Progressive Diesel

We are the Diesel experts!

largest Volvo service dealer in Canada
At Progressive Diesel we specialize in the repair, maintenance and upgrades of all major brands of diesel and inboard gasoline marine engines. We are the best equipped repair shop on northern Vancouver Island.

Our huge 11,000 square foot shop has you covered.

Port McNeill Business of the year
Established 22 years ago and located in Port McNeill, we are the largest heavy duty repair facility on northern Vancouver Island. We have knowledgeable technicians and mechanics ready for the biggest jobs with our 5 metric tonne overhead crane and pull through bays.

Get the best service: The areas leading industry certified mechanics, current in training from all the major diesel manufacturers.

2006 Vancouver Island Automotive Business of the Year
With unique tools like the North Island’s only 2,000 HP engine dyno and an Allison Transmission dyno we diagnose problems quickly and efficiently. We specialize in all aspects of diesel engine repair and maintenance for the marine, trucking, construction and industrial industries including generators and inboard gasoline engines.

For marine applications, our experienced technicians are the experts at repairing diesel and inboard gasoline engines.

Our towing service offers convenience to accommodate all your needs. We’re ready for any size job, in 2007 we re-powered the “Sea Roamer”, a self propelled barge that services remote communities. Click here to learn more.

Professional on and off highway truck and industrial engine repair.

Whether in the field or at our repair shop getting your engine in perfect running order is our priority. Our superior service comes from our industry knowledge and years of experience working on the toughest working engines.

Get our award winning repair shop working for you!

In 2005 and 2006 Progressive Diesel was recognized as one of the top companies on Vancouver Island (M.I.S.T.I.C. and Business Examiner). In 2007 we were the 2nd largest Volvo service dealer and in 2008 we were the largest in Canada. Also in 2008 and 2009 we were named the largest John Deere / Kubota service dealer in British Columbia.