The Michigan Boating Industries Association honored U.S. Rep. Candice Miller (R-Mich.) with the Ray L. Underwood Lifetime Achievement Award for her advocacy of Michigan’s waterways and marine industry.
From factory openings to production milestones to the launch of new boats, the marine industry makes news in numerous ways. Trade Only follows developments wherever they occur.
Teenagers in Newport County, Rhode Island, who are graduating from a summer boatbuilding program will launch their boats during a ceremony at Fort Adams State Park on Thursday.
Global Eagle Entertainment, a provider of connectivity and media to the airline, maritime and remote mobility markets, entered into a global distribution agreement between Global Eagle Entertainment’s Entertainment in Motion and The QYOU, a provider of curated and hosted online short-form content.
The Marine Trades Association of Maryland named Lauri Petroy to head the group’s workforce development initiative.
Wall Street stocks ended at record highs on Thursday as surging oil prices and strong retail earnings bolstered investor confidence.
A project led by the BoatUS Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water removed a large commercial fishing net entangled on an artificial reef in Ocean City, Md., in June.
Fuel tank manufacturer Moeller Marine Products said it named Kevin Kyle as its aftermarket sales manager.
G.G. Schmitt & Sons said it promoted Kurt Bender to executive vice president of marine hardware operations, including locations in Sarasota, Fla., and Lancaster, Pa.
Serge Ferrari North America named Angie Barraza as its specification manager.
The Lake Erie Marine Trades Association Educational Foundation announced its annual fundraiser will be held Sept. 12 at Ohio’s Catawba Island Club in Port Clinton, Ohio.