Italian boatbuilder Arcadia Yachts introduced the details of its upcoming entry-model Sherpa this week at the Cannes Yachting Festival and will debut the boat at the 2016 Boot Düsseldorf in January.
Boatbuilders make news in a variety of ways, among them by debuting new models and announcing business expansions or quarterly financial results.
New England Boatworks in Portsmouth, R.I., recently launched a 35-foot rigid hull inflatable boat — the Sea Blade 35, designed by Navatek, a naval research and design company based in Hawaii.
The Institute for Supply Management’s Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index showed its slowest growth rate in two years, down to 51.1 in August from 52.7 in July.
Rec Boat Holdings LLC, part of the Beneteau Group, is partnering with Cruzin, a peer-to-peer boat rental company.
Palmer Johnson is closing its doors in Wisconsin and moving its yacht-building operation to Europe due to diminishing sales and increasing competition from overseas.
Pontoon manufacturer Premier Marine unveiled the Velocity, which has a new design.
A Florida custom boatbuilder helped a teenager’s Make-A-Wish dream come true by custom-building a tower for his boat.
Pontoon manufacturer Premier Marine is introducing the Escalante, its newest walk-on upper deck model for 2016.
Albury Brothers Boats is opening an office at Newport Shipyard and Marina in Newport, R.I., to better serve clients in the Northeast.
Monterey Boats named its top 10 dealers in customer satisfaction for 2015.