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Miscellaneous news about the marine industry.
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.
MarineMax Lindenhurst said Thursday that the MarineMax Fishing Team will host the first MarineMax Striped Bass Shootout on Oct. 25 and 26 at the MarineMax Lindenhurst Marina on Long Island, N.Y.
Thomas Paine, the new 50-foot aluminum patrol boat that joined the Massachusetts Environmental Police fleet in July, is the first commercial vessel in North America to be powered by Volvo Penta IPS propulsion.
Latitude Yacht Brokerage of Newport, R.I., named industry veteran Tom Miller as its newest broker.