Marina industry safety specialist Robert Smith will discuss new information and strategies for handling the potential impact of a recent OSHA directive targeting marina and boatyard operations at the Marina Recreation Association’s 44th annual Educational Conference and Trade Show.
Marinas offer docks, moorings, fuel, supplies and other facilities to vessels that range from small boats to large yachts. They can be found along riverbanks and coastlines and on inland lakes.
Ullman Sails opened its newest location called Ullman Sails Detroit.
Forever Resorts and Antelope Point Marina on Arizona’s Lake Powell donated a four-day, three-night houseboat vacation in a silent auction benefiting the Marina Recreation Association.
The Australia-based Marina Industries Association named James Burbury, managing director of Burbury Consulting, to its board.
Maurice Amaya was appointed to serve in the newly created post of multicultural sales and marketing manager for Freedom Boat Club, working at the company’s national headquarters in Florida in the corporate marketing division.
Peer-to-peer boat company GetMyBoat’s newest feature is called Sleep Aboard, a “boat-and-breakfast” experience that enables travelers to stay aboard owners’ boats without leaving the dock.
Nimbus Boats Sweden AB, one of Europe’s most renowned power cruiser builders, announced its expansion into U.S. and Canadian markets with preferred partners Brewer Yacht Sales.
Florida entrepreneurs Don Gilman and Adam Ricardel launched a charter service using Killer Bee, Gilman’s 40-foot Legacy Express yacht.
New York-based tech startup Molo said it was selected to serve as the technology platform for IGY Marinas’ North Cove Marina at Brookfield Place in New York.
A man who fired a shotgun and claimed he had rigged marina fuel tanks with explosives was arrested following a four-hour standoff at a Washington marina.