How’s this for longevity: a marina established in 1912 that is still going strong — even growing —103 years later. And run by the great-grandson and great-great-grandson of the founder.
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.
Bellingham Marine received high praise for the portable floating timber dock system it provided to the Miami International Boat Show, which took place for the first time in its 75-year history at Miami Marine Stadium Park and Basin.
The Refit International Exhibition & Conference is scheduled to return to Fort Lauderdale on Jan. 26-27, 2017.
The historic 64-year-old boatyard and marina property in Fort Lauderdale formerly known as Jackson Marine was listed for sale.
Spanish shipyard BD Yachts unveiled the BD56, a new crossover yacht in a hybrid version.
Freedom Boat Club said it reached the 100-club summit and expanded its nationwide fleet to include 1,000 boats, effectively doubling the company’s size in three years.
Safe Harbor Marinas said it will make its formal debut as the largest owner and operator of marinas in the country at the International Marina & Boatyard Conference, which opens Wednesday in Fort Lauderdale.
Boaters and other water enthusiasts now have easy public access to the waterfront in Newport Beach, Calif.
When Texan Pat Zagar moved his boat salvage business three years ago, he had to find a way to dispose of the 200 hulls stored on his property. “I’m in the boat recycling business, and I could not find a place that would take the fiberglass,” says Zagar, 57, of Houston, who dismantles boats for…more
Mamaroneck, N.Y.-based Derecktor Shipyards announced its next project using hybrid technology.