Gunboat International was sold at auction to GL Yachting USA and the sale is expected to close on Friday.
Acquisitions and Investments
Mergers, acquisitions and startups periodically reshape the marine industry, attracting innovators and other new investors.
Anchor South Investments and its property management company Anchor South Management joined Dallas-based Suntex Marina Investors.
Johnson Outdoors acquired key assets of Northport Systems, specialists in the development and application of digital cartography technologies.
Wisconsin-based Dowco acquired Premier Plastics and Leisure Designs of Hoyt Lakes, Minn.
Volvo Penta signed an agreement to become the major shareholder of marine technology provider Humphree.
Lazy Days Marina on Lake Lanier in Georgia was sold to Westrec Marinas, which operates a marina adjacent to the facility.
Zodiac Nautic North America, a subsidiary of Zodiac Nautic, said it recently re-signed a five-year lease agreement for its North American headquarters to remain in Summerville, S.C.
Robert E. Derecktor Inc., in partnership with Paul Derecktor and John Koenig, purchased Robinhood Marine Center in Georgetown, Maine.
Peer-to-peer boat rental company Boatbound recently relocated from San Francisco to Seattle.
Jeppesen, a part of Boeing Commercial Aviation Services, said it has an agreement to sell its marine business to Digital Marine Solutions.