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Consisting of builders, dealers, marinas, parts and accessories makers and sellers and the trade groups that serve them, the marine industry is a sprawling and colorful collection of companies and people. From the number and type of boats it sells to its advocacy for the rights of boaters to enjoy their recreation on pollution-free waters, using fuel that doesn't damage their engines, the industry makes news in many ways.
Call it catfishing on the Warrior River in Alabama — or maybe kitten fishing would be more accurate.
The American Boat and Yacht Council released its annual update to the Standards and Technical Information Reports for Small Craft, Supplement 55.
The American Vessel Documentation Association was formed in 1995 to fill a void because of the consolidation of Coast Guard documentation offices in major U.S. coastal and inland ports to a single East Coast location.
After fresh data on everything from GDP to new-home sales and consumer confidence lined up last week in favor of growth, economy watchers will wait with particular interest for the August jobs report on Friday.
SeaStar Solutions acquired BluSkies International LLC, a St. Charles, Ill., manufacturer of marine diurnal systems and portable fuel tanks.
The Marine Retailers Association of the Americas and Spader Business Management are seeking applicants for the 2015 Duane Spader Leadership Development Scholarship.
Tropical Storm Erika has killed at least 12 people on the small island of Dominica and Florida boat owners have hauled boats and are bracing for the worst, as the storm is expected to hit the state by early next week.
The American Boatbuilders and Repairers Association is addressing the U.S. marine industry’s workforce needs, challenges and solutions with a nationwide survey and a follow-up working session with experts at the Sept. 15-17 International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference in Louisville, Ky., in September.
Caterpillar Inc. said it plans a new round of layoffs to cut costs as declining revenue from global mining and construction activities erodes its bottom line.
“Uncharted Waters,” a documentary following athletes on the U.S. Sailing Team Sperry, will explore what makes an elite athlete tick during the final year of their journey toward a spot on the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams that will compete in the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic games.