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.

Clarks Landing attains Clean Marina tag

Clarks Landing’s Chester Marine Center was certified as a Clean Marina by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. The Maryland Clean Marina Initiative recognizes and promotes marinas, boatyards and yacht clubs that meet legal requirements and voluntarily adopt pollution prevention practices. The marinas meet the rigorous pollution prevention standards established by the Maryland Clean Marina…more

Halsey Herreshoff will keynote ABBRA event

Renowned sailor and naval architect Halsey Herreshoff will be the keynote speaker at the American Boat Builders & Repairers Association’s first Summer Symposium networking and social event. The symposium will be held Aug. 3-4 at the historic OceanCliff Hotel in Newport, R.I. “Those who own and work in the repair, service and boatbuilding industry, and…more

MRA now offers monthly e-newsletter

The Marina Recreation Association is converting most of its monthly newsletters to an electronic format to provide better access to news, events and useful information to the marina industry. Of the 12 planned newsletters per year, 11 will be distributed via e-mail and a Year in Review magazine will be printed and distributed by regular…more

Former owners reopen Stuart Yacht

Gregg and Nancy Burdick have ended three years of retirement to reopen Stuart Yacht, a Florida boatyard that operated exclusively as a commissioning and service center for Riviera Yachts during the last three years. As a result of the downturn in the economy, new boat sales have weakened, and as Riviera restructures, the builder is downsizing in…more

Bellingham upgrades New Jersey marinas

Bellingham Marine recently completed upgrades to Leonardo State Marina and Monmouth State Marina in New Jersey. Bellingham Marine supplied and installed the dock for Leonardo State Marina because the original fixed wood dock was no longer usable. The dock system was engineered by Bellingham, and pile installation and utilities were completed by Bird Construction. The…more

MRA hires communications consultant

The Marina Recreation Association hired Robert Wilkes, of Wilkes Creative, as its communications design consultant. “I was very impressed with the work of the MRA, and especially after seeing how much quality work gets done by contributing members and a very lean, hardworking staff,” Wilkes said in a statement. “My goal is to enhance the…more

Legislation designed to help Lake Cumberland marinas

U.S. Reps. Hal Rogers, R-Ky., and Ed Whitfield, R-Ky., have introduced legislation to help marina operators in the Lake Cumberland region whose operations have been hurt by lower water levels at the popular tourist site. Lake levels have been lowered to accommodate emergency repairs at Wolf Creek Dam. “Scenic Lake Cumberland has been the hub…more

Bellingham completes work at California yacht club

Renovation work was recently completed at Coronado Cays Yacht Club in Southern California. Bellingham Marine completed installation of the new D and E docks in late April, just in time for the club’s 2009 opening-day celebration on May 2. New electrical and mechanical systems were installed with 30/30 receptacles at each power center and a…more

New partners promoting National Marina Day

National Marina Day has several new partners to help enhance and advertise events that will take place Aug 8. ValvTect is again offering trophies for marinas to give to their NMD visitor who traveled the farthest to attend the event. Order forms are available on the NMD Web site. The Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation…more

Star brite files lawsuit against ValvTect

Star brite has filed a lawsuit against ValvTect Petroleum Products seeking injunctive relief and damages for what it says are false and misleading claims by ValvTect about Star brite’s Star Tron enzyme fuel treatments. The suit was filed late Friday afternoon in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida. Details of…more

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