Boatbuilders make news when they mark production milestones, roll out fresh lines of boats and relocate to new facilities. And boatbuilding isn't limited to companies. Enterprising Individuals sometimes build a boat for themselves.
ABBRA’s first Boat Builder of the Year and the Boatyard of the Year awards for 2015 will be presented to Hodgdon Yachts and Hodgdon Yacht Services of East Boothbay and Southport, Maine, at the American Boat Builders & Repairers Association’s annual award ceremony and symposium June 26-27 in Portland, Maine.
The Sheraton Philadelphia Society Hill Hotel will be the venue for dining and dancing when the 65th annual SNAME Philadelphia Gala is held there on June 25.
Registration is open for the Fifth Chesapeake Powerboat Symposium, which is set for June 14-15 at St. John’s College in Annapolis, Md.
A roster of industry players collaborated on a mutually beneficial project that brought new life to a tired and sunburned 1996 Grand Banks 42.
Rhode Island’s 11th annual Career Day is a one-stop shop for people who are interested in working in the marine or composites industries, two sectors poised for growth.
More than 200 visitors received tours of the production floor during an open house March 5 at US Watercraft’s Rhode Island factory.
The IYRS School of Technology and Trades and the Rhode Island Marine Trades Association will host the annual Marine and Composites Industry Career Day on April 2 at the IYRS campus in Newport, R.I.
Zurn Yacht Design is celebrating 200 MJM builds with six new 50z yachts delivered.
With an expanded program and schedule of events, the 2015 World Maritime Technology Conference, held in conjunction with the SNAME Maritime Convention, drew nearly 1,200 people from 32 countries.
Grammy-award winning musician Billy Joel consulted with Zurn Yacht Design on creating a 57-foot commuter-style yacht for use on Long Island Sound in New York.