Company History

Founded in 2007, out of the necessity for quality fiberglass products at a competitive price and timely manner, Hydro Composites, LLC has become a leader in FRP production of various tanks and FRP products. Hydro Composites, LLC began immediate production in August 2007 of specialized fiberglass products for the Aquaculture, Irrigation and Wastewater industries.

Since 2007, Hydro Composites has diversified and now manufactures products such as rainwater capture tanks, water slides, amusement rides, sports products, Hide A Way wild life blinds, sugar kettles and pre-formed ponds. We also manufacture OEM products and offer repair services for all fiberglass needs.

With CAD drawing capabilities and a highly experienced fabrication team Hydro Composites, LLC does its own mold work and engineering for products. We have the ability to be a “one stop fiberglass shop” for all of your FRP needs.
Chris Mills- Managing Member

Chris Mills received his Bachelors of Science from Louisiana State University (1996) in Aquaculture with a minor in Agricultural Business. After graduation from LSU, Chris took a position as the Production Manager of Aquaculture Systems Technologies, LLC, manufacturer of Propeller Wash and Small Bubble Wash Bead Filters. Chris’ 6.5 year tenure at AST exposed him to many aspects of aquatic life support. Chris managed all manufacturing and testing of filtration units, design and construction of skid mounted and custom filtration systems, job start-ups and equipment training, assistance with fabrication and data collection for research grants, sales and technical support for all of AST’s products, among other various responsibilities. In July, 2003 Chris accepted a position with Emperor Aquatics, Inc., manufacturer of UV Sterilizers and other Aquatic Life Support Equipment. As the Southeast-Midwest Regional Sales Manager, Chris provided sales, consulting, and technical support of aquatic life support equipment to the Aquaculture, Aquarium, Water Garden, Wastewater and Zoo industries.

Chris served as an officer on the Board of Directors the Aquaculture Suppliers Association.

In his spare time, Chris enjoys spending time with his family as well as hunting and fishing.


Dennis Polasek- Operations Manager

Dennis Polasek has been on board with Hydro since it’s conception. As the Operations Manager, his responsibilities range from sales, manufacturing, facility operations and expansion, trouble shooting and overseeing quality control and job costing.  Dennis places his family and religion with highest respect and priority.  His family supports community programs and humanitarian aid.  He was a member of the Volunteer Fire Department for four years while living in Tyler, Minnesota.  Dennis has been involved in leadership positions for six years with the Boy Scouts of America including serving as a Scout Master.  Dennis enjoys landscaping and designing of aquatic and tropical gardens along with raising fancy goldfish and Koi.  He has educated himself and his family on conservation of the environment and the importance and use of organic fertilizers and insect control.  After graduating from High School Dennis apprenticed with two companies prior to becoming a small business owner for ten years.   Over the years he has become a highly skilled fabricator and designer using acrylics, woods, metals and composites, as well as being well versed in the knowledge of plants and vegitation native to the U.S.  His passion has always been in the sport of fishing either tournament or for leisure.  He spent five years raising Rio Grande perch and designed a portable life support system for bait.  His success as a small business owner has lent him the knowledge to assist Hydro in its current and future successes.