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Boatbuilders are the backbone of the marine industry. They can be found across the country, constructing everything from personal watercraft and small skiffs to large center console fishing boats and oceangoing yachts. A large majority of the recreational boats sold in the United States are built in this country.
MasterCraft is offering a money-back guarantee on boats equipped with its Gen 2 Surf System.
U.K.-based Fairline Boats appointed Aquaknox Marine Sales as an authorized dealer in Tennessee.
Southport Boats appointed North Point Yacht Sales as the dealer for the Mid-Atlantic and the Carolinas.
Despite being off on estimates that Brunswick’s boat business would begin earning money in 2013, the company projects that the segment will go from losing money to being in the black in 2014, with CEO Dustan E. McCoy predicting operating margins between 4 and 6 percent this year.
Surviving today’s recession could poise boatbuilders to grab market share and grow during tomorrow’s downturn — as long as they remember and apply the lessons learned and, above all, value their workers.
Following the recent introduction of a new yacht series — the L-Class — Sea Ray announced several infrastructure improvements at its Palm Coast manufacturing facility during a waterfront ribbon-cutting ceremony last Friday.
Brunswick Corp. CEO Dustan E. McCoy is projecting that the company’s boat business will become profitable for the first time in two years and he responded to a question he often gets: “Why is Brunswick in the boat business?”
BOSTON — Boston Whaler has been increasing its market share across the board, seeing a 25 percent increase in the 23- to 32-foot segment for the last six quarters in a row.
The Azimut Benetti Group was honored for promoting a culture of environmental safety in the workplace at the UIM Environmental Award 2013, sponsored by the Union Internationale Motonautique, the international governing body of powerboating.
Nautic Global Group said it expanded its dealer network for its Hurricane deckboat brand in areas that include the Middle East, Russia and Africa as it also increases its in-house staff to meet growing demand.