Safe Harbor Marinas acquired four California coastal marinas located between San Diego and the San Francisco Bay.
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.
Marine software platform MyTaskit released its MyTaskit Pro 8.2 operations module.
Software platform MyTaskit says it added 190 licenses for its MyTaskit Pro Coordination module, a 70 percent increase since last November.
A Florida Freedom Boat Club franchise named a boat in honor of a golden retriever that nearly died in the aftermath of the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
The Marina Industries Association launched the new global Gold Anchor scheme in China at the Austrade networking function at the 2016 Shanghai Boat Show.
Freedom Boat Club appointed eight franchise owner/operators to serve on its National Franchise Marketing Advisory Council.
Westrec Marinas acquired Aquamarina Lazy Days on Lake Lanier, in Buford Ga.
Ocean Reef Club in Key Largo, Fla., replaced its fixed concrete piers with concrete floating docks from Bellingham Marine, completing a four-year project.
The water bug has long been a part of my life. As a young child I sailed the Chesapeake with family and friends. I learned to race sailboats as small as Penguins to crew on offshore handicap.
I grew up in the Philadelphia area from the 1950s to 1965, and we vacationed in Avalon, N.J., for two weeks every summer. I loved the beach, but I really loved renting a small wooden boat with a small outboard to go fishing and exploring with my dad and cousin.