‘Young bloods’ organize

Sam Crocker is the assistant manager at Crocker’s Boatyard in New London, Conn., and he was born and raised in the marine industry. At 24, he is a fifth-generation Crocker — along with brother Greg — and is working his way up the ranks of the family business.

Bentley Collins of Sabre Yachts, left, with Mike Myers of Boston Yacht Sales.

VIDEO: Sabre Yachts launches Hull No. 3,000

BOSTON —  Sabre Yachts and one of its longest-standing dealer partners, Boston Yacht Sales, hosted a party on the city’s waterfront Thursday to celebrate the launch of Hull No. 3,000 for the 43-year-old Down East builder.

The number of new boats at the Yacth & Brokerage Show was up 54 percent, led by models under 79 feet.

Cruiser segment begins to stir

Reports from The Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach echoed those from the Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show — the industry is clearly on the mend.

Miami International Boat Show exhibitors say the number of serious buyers was up at the Sea Island Marina in-water display and the show's other venues.

The return of confidence

NMMA says spirits were high and some of its Miami exhibitors had their best show results in a decade

The four-day show attracted about 13,000 people.

Dayboats dominate

When the 45th CMTA Hartford Boat Show was held in Connecticut’s capital city Jan. 23-26 amid a wave of bitter cold weather felt from the Eastern Seaboard to the Midwest, vendors saw it as an opportunity to test the market. What most say they found was another measured step toward recovery and whatever the “new…more

Absolute North America CEO Cos Constantinou introduces company founder Angelo Gobb.

MIAMI 2014: Absolute Yachts’ 56-foot sport yacht makes U.S. debut

MIAMI — Italian sport yacht manufacturer Absolute Yachts, which was founded in 2002 and entered the U.S. market three years ago, is showcasing three boats at its exhibit space at the Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach, including the U.S. introduction of its 56 Sport Yacht with twin 600-hp Volvo IPS propulsion drives.

1 2 3 4 9

Vote Today

Should there be new boating-safety regulations after the three-boat crash in Florida?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

Search Boats for Sale

Length
Year
Price

Login to Trade Only Today

Lost Password