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Miscellaneous news about the marine industry.
The Marine Marketers of America today announced the winners of its 2016 Neptune Awards for Marine Marketing Excellence during the Miami International Boat Show Innovation Breakfast.
The 10th annual Southeast Florida Marina and Boatyard Study Tour by the Association of Marina Industries is scheduled to take place Nov. 1-2 between Dania Beach and Miami.
Aktion Parks, a subsidiary of Correct Craft, has announced plans to build its third boat and cable park, Elite Cable Park, in partnership with the USA Water Ski Foundation.
U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel, D-Fla., plans to introduce bipartisan legislation this month that will allow U.S. citizens to purchase foreign-flagged yachts while in U.S. waters without paying a costly import duty before the sale.
Bass Pro Shops is honoring veterans in November and December by hosting fundraising months that invite customers to support two organizations for service members, military families and veterans.
Lippert Components, following the acquisition of Fort Wayne, Ind.-based Signature Seating in August, now makes and supplies furniture for freshwater boatbuilders, primarily pontoon boat manufacturers.
“Uncharted Waters,” a documentary following athletes on the U.S. Sailing Team Sperry, will explore what makes an elite athlete tick during the final year of their journey toward a spot on the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams that will compete in the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic games.
The National Marine Manufacturers Association will hold a webinar on Aug. 4 at 11 a.m. EDT focused on Spain’s boating trends for 2015 and beyond.
Heavy snow caused the collapse of two boat-storage buildings at a Pennsylvania marina last week, damaging just three of many vessels housed there.
Ranger Boats will continue to grow after the Bass Pro Group acquires the company, but there are no plans to expand the plant or relocate operations.