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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.
Newport Harbor Corp., which has owned the annual boat show in Newport, R.I., since its launch in 1970, assures exhibitors that the show will go on as always despite the pending sale of its Newport Yachting Center venue.
Renovations and upgrades to the iconic Pier 66 Marina are on schedule to be completed prior to the Oct. 30-Nov. 3 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, for which the marina will serve as the event’s seventh and newest site.
Brewer Essex Island Marina will host an “October Escape Weekend” from Oct. 3-5 at its location in Essex, Conn.
Sullivan Flotation Systems said it completed a marina project for the New York State Park System at Big Six Mile Creek, which is on an inlet of the upper Niagara River.
Coastal Marina Management is now managing Skull Creek Marina in Hilton Head, S.C.
The Brewer Yacht Yard Group today announced the acquisition of Essex Island Marina in Essex, Conn.
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.
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.