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Boatbuilders make news in a variety of ways, among them by debuting new models and announcing business expansions or quarterly financial results.

MasterCraft offering buyer incentives on new MC 300

MasterCraft launched a new “Luxury Retail Promotion” to personalize the buying experience for potential buyers of its newest boat, the MasterCraft 300, which was unveiled this week at the Miami International Boat Show. Once qualified, top MC 300 prospects will be treated to an all-expenses-paid trip to MasterCraft world headquarters in Knoxville, Tenn. The trip…more

Marvair unveils new air handlers

Marvair of Cordele, Ga., is introducing its new line of chilled-water air handlers during the Miami International Boat Show. The air handlers accompany Marvair’s line of marine chillers. The line of air handlers is available in five sizes with capacities from 6,000 to 24,000 BTU/H. The heart of the air handler is the air mover,…more

Jeppesen holding chart-update contest at Miami show

Jeppesen Marine is hosting a contest at this week’s Miami International Boat Show to demonstrate the importance of updating electronic nautical charts. The company will present a side-by-side comparison of the same chart area from one release to the next. Each day, the visitor who identifies the most changes will receive a Club Jeppesen Marine…more

MasterCraft plans new product launches

MasterCraft announced plans to launch at least two new or updated products each year to differentiate itself from other companies. MasterCraft unveiled the MariStar 255, a 25-foot dayboat and the newest addition to family luxury boating, last July. Soon after, it announced the release of the ProStar 214V, the roomier, V-drive edition of its 214…more

Noted Northwest yacht salesman dies

Ray Rairdon, owner of Ray Rairdon Yacht Sales in Seattle and a member of the Northwest Yacht Brokers Association, died Thursday at the age of 82. Rairdon owned and operated his own brokerage firm for the last 20 years. He also was active in the NYBA and sat on the board of directors for three…more

Jeppesen wins technology award

Jeppesen Marine won the award for Best Display of Technology at the 2009 Seattle Boat Show, held Jan. 23-Feb. 1. This is the second consecutive year the company was recognized for its show display. This year’s display featured new graphic elements (most notably the new Jeppesen Marine logo/corporate identity) along with subtle layout changes designed…more

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Q&A with Ann Baldree

Ann Baldree, winner of the 2008 Darlene Briggs Marine Woman of the Year award, is the national and international sales manager for Chaparral and Robalo Boats. The boat companies are subsidiaries of Marine Products Corp., which was founded in 2000 and is traded publicly on the New York Stock Exchange. Baldree directs the activities of…more

Burger motoryacht wins design award

Ingot, a 153-foot Burger trideck motoryacht, was presented the inaugural Michael C. Fina Interior Design Award at the ShowBoats International Cavallino Yacht Hop, Burger Boat Co. announced. Ingot is a collaboration between the Burger design team and Vripack in the Netherlands. “Every single yacht considered had something unique, but we were looking beyond the ‘wow’…more

Thrane & Thrane, KVH sign agreement

Thrane & Thrane, a leading Inmarsat terminal manufacturer, signed a global distribution agreement with KVH Industries for KVH’s mini-VSAT broadband service and compatible marine hardware. The agreement builds on the longstanding collaboration between the two companies and will lead to a faster roll-out to global coverage based on a Sailor branded version of the KVH…more

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Nordic Tugs brings back its 26-footer

Nordic Tugs is reintroducing the classic Nordic Tug 26 at the Seattle Boat Show, which runs through Feb. 1. The Nordic Tug 26 debuted in 1980 at the Seattle Boat Show, but the company stopped production in 1997. “The Nordic Tug 26 is as popular today as it was in the ’80s,” said David Goehring,…more

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