International yacht refit professionals will be recognized for their accomplishments at the first Refit Excellence Awards, which will be presented Jan. 28 at the Refit International Exhibition & Conference in Fort Lauderdale.
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.
The full program and schedule for the World Maritime Technology Conference, which takes place Nov. 3-7 at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, is now available online and accessible with a mobile app for smartphones and tablets.
The Obama administration is spending $175 million on apprenticeship programs across the country in an effort to grow a skilled workforce.
A new video shows how to use the mobile app for the World Maritime Technology Conference, which is set for Nov. 3-7 at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence.
For more than 30 years, traveling the environs of the recreational marine industry, I’ve carried a boatyard around in my head. As a yacht designer and boatbuilder. Marina and marine business manager. Yacht yard executive. Boating freelance and staff writer/editor. And marine industry educator.
Sail magazine is cranking up its 2016 Best Boats awards program, which is sponsored by Raymarine.
Visitors to the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show in November will see a new center console, the 2016 Adrenalizer 38 Open SportFish.
An examination of the world’s 100 largest yachts shows that although the top slot was unchanged in 2015, the 10 largest yachts launched in the last year indicate upward mobility in the fleet.
It could only be called destiny: My dad spent the idle hours of his teenage years looking out over the Hudson River from his fire-escape tenement perch on the West Side of Manhattan, my mom doing her chores while looking out the kitchen window at the Ottawa River as it flowed through Pembroke, Ontario.
In what appears to be a successful business venture from the start, H2O Sports Manufacturing, which opened eight months ago in Americus, Ga., said it is adding jobs after seeing a recent sales spike.