The International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference is returning to its new permanent home in Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday, and the show will run through Thursday, giving attendees the opportunity to literally test-drive technology.
Organizers are calling the 46th annual Newport International Boat Show one of the most successful to date, as pleasant weather greeted attendees and exhibitors brought several new boats to make national and world debuts.
NORWALK, Conn. — Sea Hunt Boats has been gaining market share in the 18- to 30-foot range saltwater market steadily during the last decade, but is fairly quiet about its success.
The Norwalk International Boat Show is still returning to its former size following the recession, but exhibitors at the show said buyers were out at the four-day show that ran Thursday through Sunday.
A jury ordered Malibu Boats to pay Marine Power Holding LLC more than $3.1 million following a breach-of-contract dispute filed in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana.
NEWPORT, R.I. — Azimut Yachts entered a new segment of the boating market with the 40 Verve, which made its world debut at the Newport International Boat Show.
Yachts Miami Beach will return to Collins Avenue Feb. 16-20 with a completely revamped layout, several entrances in conjunction with a first-time entrance fee and beefed-up transportation to get attendees to and from the show. Attendance, formerly free, now will cost $20.
As the National Marine Manufacturers Association’s senior vice president of government relations, John McKnight has been a mediator between the boating industry and federal regulators for 22 years.
The Progressive Miami International Boat Show is buying additional docks to expand its in-water presence in 2017, as well as beefing up public transportation to and from the show site in an effort to ease long lines. The event is scheduled for Feb. 16-20 at the Miami Marine Stadium Park and Basin.
The Marine Equipment Trade Show, now known as METS Trade, is scheduled Nov. 15-17 in expanded exhibition space at RAI Amsterdam — a venue one CEO calls his company’s “number one place to find new products.”