Last Saturday, 650 supporters gathered for the International Yacht Restoration School’s annual Summer Gala in the port city of Newport, R.I.
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.
It isn’t easy for Chris Briggs to produce one of his 21-foot custom canoes, but the work gives the Maine builder plenty of satisfaction and the canoes attract enough customers to make him wish he could find some employees.
Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding has made a significant capital outlay for a new in-house CNC router that should pay dividends in efficiency, quality and additional revenue opportunities.
The International Yacht Restoration School’s “Mastering the Craft” series returns this summer, starting with a June 6 tour of the Clear Carbon & Components facility in Bristol, R.I.
2Play, Nauti-Craft’s new cutting-edge prototype hydraulic suspension catamaran, is set to debut June 10-12 at the Seawork International Commercial Marine and Exhibition Forum in Southampton, England.
Ross Hartman once owned a construction business. He’s still a builder, but now the Massachusetts native builds powerboats.
Florida-based Littoral Marine released the Crevalle Boats brand of bay boats.
Students graduating from the boatbuilding restoration program at the International Yacht Restoration School in Newport, R.I., will launch their boats on May 31.
Hodgdon Shipbuilding said it officially opened Hodgdon Custom Tenders in Damariscotta, Maine.
CRN’s shipyard in Ancona, Italy, launched Mythos, a 122-foot flagship that is the first Riva Yachts model built entirely of aluminum and the largest Riva ever built.