Orange Beach (Ala.) Marina was voted 2016’s Best Large Marina and Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., was voted Best Small Marina in Marinalife’s seventh annual Best Marina Contest.
Marinas and Boatyards
Marinas and boatyards offer the vital services, ranging from repairs to slips and seasonal storage, that boaters require. Because they're in regular contact with boat owners, these businesses can take the pulse of the recreational boating industry every day. Developments such as new facilities and new services at these sites help to drive the industry forward.
Bellingham Marine designed and built a new visitors’ dock at the USS Arizona Memorial in Honolulu.
De Valk Yacht Brokers said it opened a new branch to serve its growing clientele in the Costa Blanca region along the Mediterranean coastline of Spain.
Saunders Yachtworks added long-term dry storage to its marine-related services.
Wilmington, N.C.-based Bennett Brothers Yachts is celebrating 30 years with an open house on Nov. 12.
Boatsetter said it formed a new partnership with Wally Castro Marine in Fajardo, Puerto Rico.
Marine Travelift said it delivered a 200CII mobile boat hoist to Pacific Marine Center for use at its facility in Anacortes, Wash.
Suntex Marina Investors entered into an agreement with, and acquired certain interests of, Marina Jack Holdings and affiliates of SRS Holdings.
Hanse Yachts AG received the Boat Builder of the Year Award 2016 from the British magazine Sailing Today.
The Rhode Island Marine Trades Association said it will present its annual Anchor Award to Newport Shipyard to recognize the role the company has played in transforming a part of Newport’s waterfront into a world-renowned shipyard and creating a significant impact on the state’s marine trades.