Wary at first, boatbuilders are gravitating to the technology and the advantages it offers...more
Enhanced below-the-boat images are among the advances electronics manufacturers are offering...more
The horsepower race heated up this winter as Mercury and Seven Marine each introduced their most powerful 4-stroke outbo...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.
Garmin Ltd. reported second-quarter revenue of $773.8 million and a profit of $137.8 million, or 72 cents a diluted share, both of which lagged the company’s results from the quarter a year earlier.
Mercury Marine sponsored the Powerboat Weekend, one of the largest European powerboat events, in Sandhamn, Sweden.
Mercury Marine announced that 2016 model-year boats powered by Mercury gas sterndrive and inboard engines will come with a comprehensive five-year engine package limited warranty during the “Power of Protection” sale event.
Yamaha Motor Corp.’s recently launched governmental advocacy program to support the nation’s fisheries is off to a fast start, the company says.
Caterpillar Inc. today announced a second-quarter profit of $710 million, or $1.16 a diluted share, a decrease from $999 million, or $1.57 a share, in the same quarter last year.
Cummins Inc. opened a global logistics hub in Singapore, one of the company’s eight master distribution centers for parts and filters globally.
LAKE WYLIE, S.C. — Mercury Marine’s new 6.2-liter gasoline sterndrive engine (300 and 350 hp) was only part of the show at the manufacturer’s media event here this week.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Mercury Marine formally introduced its second in-house-built sterndrive engine this morning — the MerCruiser 6.2L V8. The engine packs either 300 or 350 hp and is on the market.
Yamaha Marine Group announced the launch of the Maintenance Matters website and the addition of the Maintenance Matters training module to its training curriculum at Yamaha Marine University Online.
Capt. Rick Croson, who has been running a fishing charter business from North Carolina’s Wrightsville Beach for more than 10 years, recently requested a Volvo Penta diesel sterndrive power package for a new boat.