Jacksonville, Fla.-based Survitec Group said it appointed CGW Associates to represent the new Crewsaver life rafts and life jackets in the northeastern United States.
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.
Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale named its newest research facility the Guy Harvey Oceanographic Center because of Harvey’s support of the university’s scholarship, research and conservation of marine life.
Starbound, a 72-foot ketch, is under long-term charter by the Rhode Island non-profit S.A.L.T.Y — Seamanship and Leadership Training for Youths.
FORT LAUDERDALE — The Marine Industries Association of South Florida scheduled its second Marine Industry Day for noon to 6 p.m. on June 20 at Esplanade Park along downtown Fort Lauderdale’s Riverwalk on the New River.
Marine industry veteran Jonathan Banks was named chief operating officer of Siren Marine, a Newport, R.I.-based company that makes cellular-based monitoring systems for the boating market.
U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) will today host Jay Williams, who heads the federal Economic Development Administration and is U.S. Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development, on a day-long tour of Rhode Island.
Steve and Doris Colgate’s Offshore Sailing School celebrates its 51st year on Saturday with the seasonal reopening of its two New York Harbor campuses.
Harken said Rusty Rutherford of Laguna Niguel, Calif., accepted the position of West Coast sales representative.
Trident Funding Corp. hired Keith J. Farfone as the company’s sales manager and Ryan Beldham as sales rep and loan officer.
The April 12-17 Offshore World Championship announced a partnership to advance billfish science.