NMEA names technology award finalists

Author:
Updated:
Original:

The National Marine Electronics Association named the 10 products that are competing for the 2010 Technology Award.

The award, which singles out the best new marine electronics product, will be presented during the NMEA International Marine Electronics Conference & Expo. The event starts today and continues through Saturday in Seattle.

Three veteran editors and journalists from Boating Writers International will judge the product submissions based on innovation, benefit to boaters, practicality and value.

Click here for the full release.

Related

Patrick Acquires SeaDek Parent

The Indiana-based company continues its strategy of growth through acquisitions.

BoatUS, USPS Resume Safety Checks

The groups are offering the service during safety events, or boaters can conduct the inspection using an online guide.

Stepping Up the Pace of Relief

A positive jobs report, 3 million vaccinations per day and consumer confidence point toward economic recovery.

Freedom Boat Club Buys N.Y. Franchise

The latest acquisition is Brunswick’s sixth corporate-owned Freedom operation in the United States.

In-Person NMEA Conference Announced

The electronics conference, in conjunction with the Radio Technical Commission for Maritime Services, is scheduled for Sept. 20-24 in Orlando, Fla.

Vesper Appoints U.S.-based Manager

Damien Frye will drive sales of the New Zealand-based company’s Cortex product line.

Groupe Beneteau Sells CNB

As part of the conglomerate’s realignment, the Groupe has inked an agreement with Italian yard Solaris to purchase the bluewater sailing brand.