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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.
FORT LAUDERDALE — FLIR Systems is introducing three VHF radios at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show and will soon come to the market with its own electrical switching control system, marketing director Jim Hands told Active Interest Media journalists during a “Meet the Editors” event Wednesday at the show.
The American Boat Builders & Repairers Association announced its lineup of topics and speakers for the 2015 ABBRA Boatyard Business Conference.
Garmin’s third-quarter revenue increased 10 percent to $706 million with double-digit growth in four of five reporting segments.
Electric hybrid technology has become commonplace in the auto industry — each of the major manufacturers builds one. Toyota, with its popular Prius leading the way, now offers 15 hybrid models and sells about 6 million hybrids a year. Look around; hybrids are in every parking lot.
About 1,400 people representing boat and engine dealerships from around the world gathered in Orlando, Fla., this fall for Mercury Marine’s global dealer meeting, which also marked the Fond du Lac, Wis.-based engine manufacturer’s 75th anniversary.
FLIR Systems said third-quarter revenue was $375.4 million, up 5 percent from the same quarter a year earlier. Revenue from the maritime segment was $44.7 million, up 8 percent from last year.
Volvo Penta of the Americas launched a round-the-clock technical support program for dealers, distributors and OEM customers.
Caterpillar Inc. today reported higher third-quarter revenue and profits and provided an optimistic outlook for full-year results.
ASA Electronics hired Jannie Slone as its new public relations and digital marketing specialist.
The American Boat and Yacht Council presented board member Robert Unger with a service award.