Organizers of the International Council of Marine Industry Associations World Marinas Conference, set for Nov. 17-19 in Amsterdam, said the event’s platinum and golden sponsorship agreements are sold out.
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.
Massachusetts-based Zurn Yacht Design collaborated with the Maine-based John Williams Boat Co. to design the Williams 38, a new boat geared for consumers.
Safe Harbor Marinas said it acquired Grand Isle Marina in Grand Haven, Mich., about a three-hour drive from Chicago and Detroit.
The Tampa Yacht and Country Club in Florida installed boat lifts provided by Golden Boat Lifts.
Software platform MyTaskit said it officially closed a seed funding round and made a key board addition.
Two new 164-foot yachts from Christensen Shipyards are set to launch at the end of June.
A flotilla of more than 50 boats gathered recently in the waters of Jacksonville, Fla., for a photograph that marked the growth of a Freedom Boat Club franchise.
Suntex Marinas is partnering with The Tombras Group with the goal of building a national marina brand.
Advanced Fuel Solutions added six New Jersey locations to its roster of marinas representing Slipstream premium marine fuel.
Welcome to the Water on National Marina Day will take place Saturday and more than 100 marinas nationwide will participate in an effort to attract new people to recreational boating.