NMEA and Electronics

The National Marine Electronics Association is an organization committed to enhancing the technology and safety of electronics used in marine applications and the profitability of its members.

NMEA releases cost-analysis brochure

Buying marine electronics from a discounter could lead to unexpected expenses. That’s according to the National Marine Electronics Association, which has created a brochure to educate boaters about the possible hidden costs of purchasing marine electronics based on price alone. The guide points out that although buying marine electronics from a mass marketer could be…more

NMEA releases conference lineup

The 2012 NMEA International Marine Electronics Conference & Expo, scheduled for Sept. 26-29 at the Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando in Orlando, Fla., will feature an expanded lineup of activities, education and training. Conference highlights include: • Three education tracks with in-depth information on business, systems design and NMEA 2000 installation topics •…more

Actuant adds two sales reps

Actuant Electrical’s marine segment, which includes the Marinco, Mastervolt, Ancor, BEP, Guest and AFI brands, is expanding its outside sales representation in North America. “Actuant Electrical’s marine segment offers a broad range of power products. It is essential that we have strong, technically oriented, outside sales representatives who understand our products and can represent them…more

Actuant reports 2Q results

Actuant Corp., the parent company of Marinco Electrical Group and Mastervolt, today announced an increase in sales and net earnings for its second quarter. Consolidated sales for the quarter that ended Feb. 29 were $378 million, 14 percent higher than during the comparable quarter in the previous year. Core sales increased 8 percent, with acquisitions…more

NMEA annual conference set for September

The National Marine Electronics Association announced that its redesigned 2012 NMEA International Marine Electronics Conference & Expo is set for Sept. 26-29 at the Loews Royal Pacific Resort in Orlando, Fla. “We’re changing everything about the conference to make certain that dealers and technical personnel find it a rewarding training and educational experience that they…more

NMEA offers marine electronics guide

The National Marine Electronics Association recently published the NMEA Guide to Boating Electronics, which provides advice to boat owners and captains about purchasing marine electronics. Prominent in the six-page guide is a “How to Choose” table that lets buyers match their criteria for electronics purchases with sources of supply, such as marine electronics dealers and…more

Actuant reports 1Q results

Actuant Corp., the parent company of Marinco Electrical Group and Mastervolt, announced strong first-quarter results, including core sales growth of 7 percent and a 39 percent year-over-year increase in diluted earnings per share from continuing operations. Consolidated sales for the first quarter were $393 million, 23 percent higher than the comparable prior-year quarter. Core sales…more

Trademark renewed for NMEA 2000

The National Marine Electronics Association was granted a trademark renewal for NMEA 2000, the standard that facilitates the networking of marine electronics on recreational and commercial vessels. A certificate issued by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office says the trademark covers software, instructional materials and the development of standards for promoting the interests of the…more

NMEA 2000 demo set for METS

The NMEA 2000 open industry networking standard will be demonstrated live at a free ConnectFest event Nov. 16 during the Marine Electronics Trade Show, which runs Nov. 15-17 in Amsterdam. An open plug-and-play system, NMEA 2000 allows devices to be added to or subtracted from a network with no downtime. The METS ConnectFest will run…more

NMEA president resigns position

David Hayden resigned as president and executive director of the National Marine Electronics Association last week at the conclusion of the group’s International Marine Electronics Conference & Expo in Fort Myers, Fla. “I wish to thank the board for the opportunity to serve, and I believe that the timing is right for me to move…more

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