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.
Advances in marine electronics, including GPS and electronic charts, computer-aided design and gyro stabilizers, have transformed the on-the-water experience, making boating safer and more enjoyable.
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.
Visedo, a Finnish manufacturer of electric drivetrains for heavy-duty vehicles and vessels, said it formed partnerships with two companies to develop new electrically powered winches and propulsion systems for the marine industry.
Underwater LED lighting systems manufacturer Lumishore said it promoted Chris Myers to its lead sales role in the United States and the Americas.
CDI Electronics, which makes aftermarket ignition components and diagnostic software, and Balmar, a manufacturer of DC charging systems, chose S.M. Osgood Co. to represent the two companies’ products in the upper Midwest.
A national task force has been formed to investigate a rash of boat engine and electronics thefts at dealerships and marinas across the country that has resulted in millions of dollars of equipment being stolen.
Seakeeper said it released its newest model, the Seakeeper 6, which the company said is designed to eliminate as much as 95 percent of boat roll on 40- to 49-foot vessels up to roughly 20 tons.
By the summer of 2015, Alex Nicholson had decided that being a foreign exchange e-commerce sales analyst was not the career he truly wanted.
Three-dimensional printing is getting better at manufacturing electronics, with electronics and consumer products created through the 3-D printing process generating $681 million in revenue in 2015.
Seapilot, a provider of AIS products and navigation solutions, said it released the Seapilot Navigation app premium subscription service.