National Marine Electronics Association 2000, or N2K standards, are steadily gaining traction as high-bandwidth products...more
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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.
Thomas Paine, the new 50-foot aluminum patrol boat that joined the Massachusetts Environmental Police fleet in July, is the first commercial vessel in North America to be powered by Volvo Penta IPS propulsion.
The recreational boating industry focused its message on saltwater fishing regulation during a panel discussion with two U.S. senators last week in Alaska, although the lawmakers seemed conflicted about when a change in legislation will occur.
During a semester off from college, Adam Green was volunteering at a middle school in East Harlem.
Vancouver-based North Pacific Yachts, an international yacht manufacturer, is exploring an entirely new way to integrate wearable tech into the boater’s suite of onboard electronics.
Elco Motor Yachts, a builder of electric and hybrid marine propulsion for more than 120 years, is entering the electric outboard motor category.
Yamaha pro Michael Iaconelli brought in a final day’s catch of 10 pounds, 14 ounces, to win the Bassmaster Elite tournament on the Delaware River, water he has fished since he was a youngster.
ESSEX, Conn. — There are myriad signs that the recreational boating industry is rebounding from the Great Recession, but two of them stand out for Imtra Corp. president and CEO Eric Braitmayer.
Royal Caribbean’s Quantum of the Seas, the world’s third-largest cruise ship, emerged last week from a dry dock in Germany.
The Yamaha Marine Group announced the launch of the Helm Master Captain’s Delivery and System DVD, which will be available next month for dealers, boatbuilders and Helm Master owners.
Torqeedo said its Cruise 4.0 motor and lithium-ion batteries will power Bennington’s new Electric Series of pontoon boats.