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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.
Mercury Marine is making a 45,000-square-foot expansion to its electro-deposition paint system that the company said will double the processing capabilities at its Fond du Lac, Wis., facility.
BRP added 21 new North American dealers and eight North American boatbuilders to its Evinrude network during the first quarter of fiscal 2016.
Mercury Marine and Metal Shark Aluminum Boats teamed up to provide 16 diesel-powered Coast Guard boats, the first U.S. diesel partnership of its kind for the engine manufacturer.
Electric-boat designer Nancy Frainetti teamed up with Largo, Fla.-based Island Packet Yachts to build the L24e, a 24-foot electric boat.
Electric engine maker Torqeedo now offers a shaft-drive version of its award-winning 40- and 80-hp Deep Blue motor.
Mercury Marine announced a summer sales event regarding engine purchases, as well as repower financing opportunities.
E-navigation company Navtor joined forces with Nautic AB, a provider of navigational equipment, charts and publications to the Swedish market, to launch Navtor Nautic AB.
The Volvo Ocean Race fleet left Newport, R.I., hopefully leaving thousands of local youth with fresh exposure to the marine industry and ready to take advantage of a new boatbuilding program that launches this summer.
McMurdo opened what it says is the world’s first Emergency Readiness and Response Experience Center at its Washington, D.C., location.
Mercury Marine signed Honduras-based dealer Intermotos to install commercial and recreational engines in the Central American country.