That’s the message of economic clout the industry will impress upon South Florida leaders in June
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.
It’s not unheard of for marinas to get stuck with boats whose owners never come to retrieve them.
Atlantic-Meeco completed an expansion of the Point Venture marina on Lake Travis in Texas.
Building and Land Technology, the developer at Harbor Point Marina in Stamford, Conn., is celebrating the opening of nine new restaurants, new apartment communities and weekly special events with a summer block party today.
In January, Front Street Shipyard announced an exclusive partnership with Newport, R.I.-based Trefoil Marine to begin the construction of a new line of 30-foot multihull, high-performance catamaran patrol boats.
The Eastern Shore Land Co. said the Cape Charles Yacht Center officially opened for business Thursday.
The Cabo Marine Show V will take place Thursday through Saturday at the IGY Marina Cabo San Lucas in Mexico.
Sullivan Flotation Systems recently finished a major rebuilding project at the Guilford Yacht Club on Connecticut’s West River, which leads into Long Island Sound.
Anchor South Marina & Resort Management is providing $7,500 for platinum sponsorship of the Association of Marina Industries’ Marina Economic Impact Model.
The Chicago Yacht Club hired Jay Kehoe as the new on-the-water director.