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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.
Yamaha Marine Group said it has a new mechanical-control version of its 300-hp 4.2-liter V6 Offshore outboard. It’s available in left- and right-hand rotation and should be available this summer.
Monitor Products Inc. said it is expanding its operation and opening a new sales and engineering design office in Stillwater, Okla.
Navico said it has finalized an agreement to acquire Italian marine monitoring and control systems manufacturer Naviop.
Yamaha Motor Corp. said it created a new subsidiary, Yamaha Marine Systems Co., following the acquisition of Kracor Inc., a rotational molding manufacturer based in Milwaukee.
The Dutch company Soel Yachts is partnering with Naval DC to put its years of solar electric naval experience into the SoelCat 12, a sustainable vessel designed for saltwater operations.
Everyone loves a comeback. And when it comes to Evinrude, one of the nation’s premier outboard brands, Olivier Pierini is attempting to orchestrate an epic one.
Torqeedo released the Travel 1003 C, a longer-running version of the company’s best-selling electric outboard with an integrated lithium battery.
Jens Bering was named vice president of marine sales for Volvo Penta of the Americas.
Vesper Marine said its Guardian AIS system is being used to establish a virtual aid to navigation perimeter that clearly outlines the race course for the Louis Vuitton challenger series and the 35th America’s Cup finals in Bermuda.
ACR Electronics, a maritime safety and survival manufacturer, said it appointed a new sales manager in its land and marine division for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.