The recreational fishing and boating community is expressing collective disappointment after a saltwater fishing bill in the U.S. House of Representatives failed to address the community’s top priorities.
It’s always good when the motorcade arrives.
Shore Premier Finance, a direct marine lending division of Shore Bank, announced a new partnership with marine maintenance management company Vessel Vanguard.
There was a time not long ago when a technician would lumber down to the yard with tools and overalls to figure out what a boat needed and fix it. Today the hand tools largely have been replaced by laptops, and the service tech has an evolving job — one that requires knowledge of technology…more
The Colombian government is soliciting proposals from companies worldwide for construction of a marina that officials hope will include such amenities as a shipyard and shopping mall. It’s the first step in the government’s push to increase the country’s marine industry infrastructure as it rapidly gets eclipsed by growing demand.
Michele Goldsmith’s grandmother was the biggest single influence in her life. In the 1960s the woman Goldsmith describes as “strong as nails” became a widow and took over the family’s cord shoelace manufacturing business.
Lingering cold slowed early-spring boat demand in parts of the country, but builders and analysts expect those lost sales to be recouped as data point to the strongest first quarter in four years.
A decade after Mark Schwabero joined Mercury Marine as president of its outboard business unit he is positioned to be Brunswick Corp. chairman and CEO Dustan McCoy’s eventual successor. Although Schwabero has big shoes to fill, he has taken the lead on several initiatives that have turned Mercury into Brunswick’s most profitable segment.
The Roman Catholic archbishop of Panama, José Domingo Ulloa Mendieta, is cutting the ribbon for today’s opening of the inaugural Panama International Boat Show and offering a blessing.
Wells Fargo analysts are reiterating their belief that the overall retail boat industry will be up between 8 and 9 percent in light of May sales data released by Statistical Surveys.