George M. Irvine Jr. died Nov. 13 of a heart attack at his home in Fort Lauderdale. He was 89.
The British builder is expanding U.S. sales with new dealers
FORT LAUDERDALE — The demographic projections tell the story, NMMA president Thom Dammrich said at a meeting Thursday of the Marine Marketers of America.
FORT LAUDERDALE — A word to the wise: Run at customers’ problems, not away from them, and don’t try to shift blame, said Bill McGill, CEO and president of MarineMax.
FORT LAUDERDALE — The Progressive Miami International Boat Show faced “some challenges” in 2016 at its new venue at the Miami Marine Stadium Park and Basin on Virginia Key.
FORT LAUDERDALE — Sunseeker International, the UK’s largest boatbuilder, has turned the corner and is showing a 44 percent increase in orders.
FORT LAUDERDALE — An extra-inning Chicago Cubs win in the World Series Wednesday night was followed by the opening of the 57th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show this morning.
On Oct. 21, Mystic Seaport presented the brothers with its America and the Sea Award. Nine days later, they and seven other luminaries were inducted into the National Sailing Hall of Fame in Newport, R.I.
A federal appeals court has ruled that an injury suffered on a recreational boat anchored in a shallow though navigable recreational bay falls under admiralty jurisdiction despite a 1972 Supreme Court decision that narrows admiralty’s purview a bit to weed out “absurd” cases that have little to do with maritime commerce.
FORT LAUDERDALE — The development company that holds the lease on the Bahia Mar Resort and Yachting Center withdrew its application to redevelop the property.
A federal appeals court ruled that an injury suffered on a recreational boat anchored in a shallow though navigable recreational bay falls under admiralty jurisdiction.
The Florida Senate voted 36-2 Monday to adopt a House-initiated bill that would limit anchoring at five locations in Broward and Miami-Dade counties.
The Florida House of Representatives on Thursday voted down an amendment that would have added a location on the Gulf Coast.
MIAMI — How is a glut of information changing the way writers, editors and publicists do their jobs successfully?
FORT LAUDERDALE — “Today’s extreme tides are tomorrow’s daily tides,” Pam Rubinoff warned at a seminar Thursday at the International Marina & Boatyard Conference.
NOAA scientists think El Niño’s impact on boating will vary from region to region, but they can’t be sure about that.
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — The Yacht & Brokerage Show in Miami Beach has a new name. It is Yacht Miami Beach.
The management company also plans to open a drystack facility in Miami next spring.
Island Gardens/Deep Harbour combines hotels, housing and a superyacht marina.
ACR is donating $10 for every EPIRB it sells through the end of the year to the AustinBlu Foundation.
There will be a big push at the last minute for AIS products and for technicians to install the Class A devices.
The yacht has a beam of 15 meters and five decks and is laid out to provide spectacular sea views in all directions.
FORT LAUDERDALE — Westrec Marinas plans to open a 500-slip drystack for boats to 50 feet in Miami’s Haulover Park next spring.
FORT LAUDERDALE — The 2016 Miami International Boat Show will go on at Miami Marine Stadium Park and Basin from Feb. 11-15 as planned.
FORT LAUDERDALE — “This is going to be — and is — the biggest Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show ever,” Show Management president Efrem “Skip” Zimbalist III said.