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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.
Caterpillar Inc. today reported a 4 percent second-quarter increase in profits despite lower sales and revenue.
Simrad Yachting is partnering with Sportsman Boats Manufacturing to provide the Simrad NSS evo2 system as the standard navigation system on all 2015 model-year Sportsman bay boats, center consoles and dual consoles.
Yamaha Marine Group said today that its Helm Master control system now supports select quad-outboard applications.
Gracelock Industries said it acquired Florida-based marine accessories manufacturer SeaSense by Unified Marine, strengthening Gracelock’s brand leadership position in the marine industry alongside its investment in Lorenz and Jones, a marine and powersports accessories distributor.
ORLANDO, Fla. — Two of the major marine electronics companies — Navico and Raymarine — pushed out lower-cost products at the 57th International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades that are aimed at securing a high volume of buyers.
Last Saturday, 650 supporters gathered for the International Yacht Restoration School’s annual Summer Gala in the port city of Newport, R.I.
ORLANDO, Fla. — The 57th International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades got off to a fast start Tuesday night with media members bursting through the doors to check out the New Product Showcase.
Fishing electronics manufacturer Lowrance today announced its all-new Outboard Pilot for use with the Lowrance High Definition System series.
Lowrance today announced the newest additions to its Elite family of fishfinder and chart plotter products — the Elite-3x and Elite-3x All Season pack.
Yamaha Marine Group announced a “Summer of Choice” sales event, a new promotion that offers consumers the choice of five years of warranty protection or as much as $750 in dealer credit toward the purchase of goods and/or services when they purchase a select new eligible Yamaha four-stroke outboard.