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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.

Bennington Marine makes Inc. 5000 list

Bennington Marine, the Elkhart, Ind.-based manufacturer of pontoon boats, fiberglass deck boats and runabouts, recently made the 2008 Inc. 5000 list. The 2008 Inc. 5000 list measures revenue growth from 2004 through 2007. To qualify, companies must be U.S.-based, privately held and independent as of Dec. 31, 2007, with revenues of at least $200,000 in…more

SeaDek picks Southeast representative

SeaDek Marine Products selected the Haimes Coleman Group of Sunrise, Fla., as a manufacturers representative in the Southeastern United States. Rockledge, Fla.-based SeaDek manufactures shock-absorbent, non-skid surfaces for swim platforms, helm stations and steps, as well as coaming bolsters, flat fenders, battery holders and more. SeaDek products are made of closed-cell EVA foam that is…more

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Hubbell debuts online catalog

Hubbell Marine Products’ latest catalog is available online for the first time. The 50-page catalog contains photography, product descriptions, and detailed measurements and drawings, as well as links to additional product literature, technical information and coverage in the media. Features of the virtual version, which is downloadable, include navigation tools, zoom functions, page view options,…more

Changing Places

Trevor Goldsmith joined Marvair of Cordele, Ga., to assist in the development and marketing of the CMach line of marine chillers, air handlers and make-up air units. “His 16-year experience and product expertise in marine air conditioning will enable us to bring unique, cost-effective solutions to the marine OEM market,” said David L. Shuford, Marvair…more

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Changes at the helm of Trade Only

Veteran Soundings magazine chief editor and longtime boater Bill Sisson has been promoted to a new position as editor-in-chief of both Soundings and Soundings Trade Only. “This dual role extends Bill’s significant editorial talent and marine experience to our Soundings Trade Only brand,” says Soundings Publications editorial director Ian C. Bowen. “Bill is well-known in…more

House passes offshore drilling bill

Reversing a decades-old ban on offshore drilling, an energy bill approved last night by the U.S. House of Representatives would allow drilling as close as 50 miles from the Atlantic and Pacific coasts. “I think this is a great step forward to reducing our reliance on foreign oil and will be a significant psychological boost…more

Marine flea market returns to Dania Jai Alai

The Dania Beach Marine Flea Market is returning to Dania Jai Alai March 19-22, 2009, for the event’s 31st year. After 27 years at Dania Jai Alai, the annual event moved to Dolphin Stadium in 2006 to make way for the fronton’s planned development. Jai Alai, however, has postponed the expansion, enabling the Marine Flea…more

Home Port inks deals with four manufacturers

Home Port Marine Marketing of Kilmarnock, Va., has been selected by four U.S. manufacturers to provide publicity and promotion services. Centek Industries, a Thomasville, Ga.-based manufacturer of fiberglass wet marine exhaust systems, has chosen Home Port to provide product promotion and publicity. Centek holds several patents for its marine exhaust systems and trademarks on seven…more

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Changing Places

Ian Atkins was promoted to vice president/general manager of YachtWorld/Boats.com. YachtWorld.com and Boats.com are owned by Trade Only’s parent company, Dominion Enterprises, of Norfolk Va. “Ian has been group general manager of YachtWorld/Boats.com since July 2007, having joined the business just after it was created in early 2000,” said Jack J. Ross, president of Dominion…more

Tacoma reaps economic benefits from tall ships festival

Tacoma, Wash., benefited from more than $19 million in economic impact as a result of the Tall Ships Tacoma festival this summer, according to a recently released study. Completed by the festival and event consulting firm Birchhill Enterprises LLC, the study offers an in-depth look at the festival’s impact on the local economy, as well…more

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