The horsepower race heated up this winter as Mercury and Seven Marine each introduced their most powerful 4-stroke outbo...more
In February I served as a judge for the Miami International Boat Show Innovation Awards, an experience that is invaluabl...more
Although alternative energy sources such as electric, solar, propane and natural gas continue to inch their way into the...more
Consumers are demanding increasing sophistication from the boats they buy, reflecting the conveniences and advances they have come to expect in modern automobiles. Marine technology companies are responding, developing smarter and more sophisticated electronics, cleaner, quieter and more powerful engines, and pod drives and joystick systems.
Caterpillar Inc. today reported a first-quarter profit of $1.1 billion, or $1.81 a share, up from $922 million, or $1.44 a share, in the same quarter last year.
Professional BoatBuilder magazine is producing a new annual trade event exclusively for yacht refit professionals that will be known as the Refit International Exhibition & Conference.
Mercury Marine posted its 2015 Sustainability Report, which details the company’s recent accomplishments and current goals in sustainability, as well as the actions taken to achieve those goals.
The Wisconsin Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Committee, an agency of the Department of Defense, presented Mercury Marine with two awards during the weekend.
The McMurdo Group is hosting a webinar at 10 a.m. (EDT) Tuesday with Andrew Taylor, an amateur sailor taking part in the ninth annual Clipper Round the World yacht race who fell overboard in the icy waters of the North Pacific.
Are drones a fad or are they the future? Unmanned aircraft systems are here to stay, Bob Gonsalves told a meeting of boating writers after they had oohed and aahed at a drone flying around the room at the Miami International Boat Show in February.
Q&A with David Foulkes, vice president of product development, engineering and racing at Mercury Marine and Brunswick Corp. chief technology officer
It’s not every day you hear Brunswick CEO Dustan E. McCoy calling one of his engineering execs a “near genius.” So when we heard him refer to David Foulkes, vice president of Mercury Marine product development, engineering and racing, as such we decided we should call him to chat about some of the engine company’s
British manufacturer McMurdo Marine said it will be the official safety beacon partner of the long-running reality TV series “Deadliest Catch.”
A new report from the U.S. Department of Energy is forecasting that gasoline prices could drop to their lowest level in close to six years.
The Landing School announced the development of a merit-based scholarship aimed at students who excel at working with their hands.