Marinco and Mastervolt were awarded a 3-year contract (including a 2-year extension option) with Independent Boat Builders Inc. for shore-power products, horns, wiper systems, DC distribution products and the newly created category of digital switching for its CZone digital switching technology.
Marine industry technology news ranges from engine and other product debuts to reports of executive promotions and interviews with CEOs.
GOST is sponsoring the Freedom Fighter Outdoors fishing tournament for wounded veterans next week in Montauk, N.Y.
GPS device maker Magellan is celebrating the 25th anniversary of its NAV 1000 handheld GPS, the first commercially available global positioning device.
Sea Hawk Paints’ recently released epoxy system has a new name, logo and colorful label artwork.
OceanLED said it appointed Nicole Squartino as its new creative marketing director and Oscar Socarras as territory sales manager for the Northeast, Midwest and Latin American markets.
Marine power management product manufacturer BEP Marine announced plans to transition BEP Marine power components to the Marinco by BEP brand. It also will change its CZone digital switching technology products to the Mastervolt brand.
Independent Boat Builders Inc. recently selected ASA Electronics, with its Jensen and Polk lines, to be the group’s preferred supplier of audio systems for the next four years.
Composite Research, builder of the Sea Born, Spyder and Sundance boat brands, will include a sample of ValvTect Ethanol Gasoline Treatment with each new boat.
Satellite messaging and emergency notification technology manufacturer Spot said its products have been used to initiate 3,000 rescues around the world since the technology was launched in 2007.
AkzoNobel’s yacht coatings business said Tuesday that it will cease operations at its facility in Union, N.J.