What’s In A Name?

The origins of the DAKA name date back to 1977, when Dennis Anderson Sr. and son Kevin Anderson founded the company.

Take their initials D-A-K-A and you have our name. While we've heard many pronunciations over the years, we've settled on one:



DAKA is a certified member of the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC).

DAKA Corporation is a BBB Accredited Dock in Pine City, MN

MN Better Business Bureau Rating: A+

About Us

Over 35 Years of Quality
Structural Fabrication 

Founded in 1977 as a structural steel fabricator for the commercial construction industry, DAKA has always focused on quality – earning AISC certification.

DAKA has combined this manufacturing expertise, with our love for boating and fishing, to produce a quality line of docks, lifts and accessories, available at marine dealers throughout the Upper Midwest.

Docks  Boat Lift


Docks & Lifts Designed with You in Mind

Each off-season, our team of dedicated employees spends time listening to lakeshore owners about what makes their time by the water more enjoyable. We examine every product in our marine line to make sure they meet and exceed your needs.

Quality Construction We Back with a 15-Year Warranty

Your love for the water is mirrored by our commitment to improving our products year after year. That’s why we back them with a industry-leading 15-Year Warranty to ensure you that when you buy a DAKA Dock or Boat Lift that you will be rewarded with years of worry-free fun.

What Our Dealers Say About Us...

"Knowing that DAKA will back me the dealer as well as the product is a BIG reason we continue to sell DAKA products.  It helps me to convey that both DAKA and Foster Bros Marine will stand behind the product and help if there is an issue.  This has always been a strong suit of DAKA Corp."
Mark Foster, Foster Bros. Marine

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