The International Superyacht Society appointed its 2015 officers and executive committee with an effective start date of Jan. 1.
The marine industry is a global enterprise. Builders, dealers, marinas, equipment manufacturers and other businesses are found worldwide, and there are major boat shows on all continents.
Increasingly scarce boat berths in Dubai are driving prices up and prompting yacht owners to dock their boats in neighboring areas, sparking more development of accommodations in the region.
A Democratic congressman accused federal investigators of suppressing concerns about the structural safety of BP’s Atlantis offshore oil platform, a facility similar to the Deepwater Horizon rig that exploded and caused ecological devastation four years ago in the Gulf of Mexico.
One of the seven Open 65 yachts competing in the Volvo Ocean Race, which the sailracing community considers one of the toughest endurance events on the planet, is out of the race.
Twenty-four industry professionals are scheduled to speak Dec. 11-12 at the International Superyacht Coatings Conference.
A man whose boat was returned after it was lost in Japan’s 2011 tsunami says the vessel brought back memories of him working on it in his garage and watching his children play on it.
German yacht builder Bavaria Yachtbau opened a U.S. office in Fort Lauderdale.
The Free Angler Entry Los Cabos Big Game Charter Boat Classic, presented by the Los Cabos Tourism Board, registered 340 anglers from all over the world as the Nov. 18-21 event came to a close.
The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index dropped in November. The index now stands at 88.7, down from 94.1 in October.
BARCELONA, Spain — Walking the docks and chatting with locals at the Barcelona International Boat Show, an American boat show veteran quickly realizes he’s in a much smaller fishbowl.