A Connecticut marina owner wants to sell her property, but not before she finds a safe haven for the historic oyster barge that has long been a fixture at the site.
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.
Westrec Marinas vice president Jim Frye said Lisa Duncan will take the helm as harbormaster at Camachee Cove Yacht Harbor in St. Augustine, Fla.
Cloud-based marine management system PierVantage is rolling out what it says are powerful capabilities designed to help boatyards and boatbuilders manage their projects and workforce more efficiently in its newest functionality release.
An expedition support vessel, hull No. 366, was launched late last month from the Kleven Verft shipyard in Ulsteinvik, Norway.
The iconic Pier 66 Marina in Fort Lauderdale is undergoing its first renovation since the yachting center’s launch more than five decades ago, just in time to return as an additional venue next month at the 55th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
San Francisco-based GetMyBoat, a peer-to-peer and charter marketplace, launched a first-of-its-kind, global boat rental insurance product.
The Penboscot Pursuit Regatta, presented by sponsor Front Street Shipyard, drew more than 30 boats this year.
The American Boat Builders and Repairers Association will offer its intensive three-day marine service manager course Sept. 8-11 at the Viking Service Center in Riviera Beach, Fla.
Dave Nolan won’t sell a boat to just anybody. That might sound counterintuitive to most boat dealers — in fact, to most people in sales. But as the owner of Cape Yachts and South Wharf Yacht Yard, Nolan’s first priority is his promise that every customer will get superior service.
City officials joined local boaters to celebrate the completion of a $7.5 million renovation project at Dania Beach Marina in South Florida.