Quick Hits: July 13, 2020

Author:
Publish date:

The National Marine Manufacturers Association announced that it canceled the Tampa Boat Show, which was scheduled for Sept. 11-13 at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Fla. “While we remained hopeful that the show would proceed amid the evolving coronavirus situation, we believe this is the most prudent course of action to protect the health and safety of our staff, sponsors, members, exhibitors and attendees,” Jennifer Thompson, NMMA senior vice president said in a statement.

Lumishore announced that its LED lighting systems can now be controlled directly through Furuno NavNet TZtouch3 MFDs. “Lumishore is delighted to offer the Lumi-Link lighting integration platform with Furuno’s new NavNet TZtouch3 series MFDs,” Lumishore CEO Eifrion Evans said in a statement. “Whether you are setting the mood for your next boating adventure or dining on board with the water illuminated below, the incredible functionality of our system integrates seamlessly with Furuno.”

Related

Distributor Expands ePropulsion Sales Territory

Mack Boring will now offer ePropulsion’s electric outboards in the entire North American and Central American markets.

Registration Still Open for NMMA Webinar

The March 4 State of the Industry webinar includes the presentation of the Marine Industry Customer Satisfaction Index Awards and the Alan J. Freedman Award.

Rollick Secures $8.5 million in Funding

The market strategists said Web traffic in the third quarter of 2020 was up 245 percent on a year-over-year basis.

Time to Cry Foul Over Erie Canal Changes

An act has been introduced in the waning days of New York’s annual budget process that allows no opportunity for public input.

Service to Send $1 Billion to State Wildlife Agencies

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will distribute funds to states to bolster conservation projects and recreational opportunities.

Quick Hits: March 1, 2021

Safe Harbor Newport Shipyard adds SF Marina floating dock array.

Patrick Supports Care Camps

The outdoors camps for children with cancer receive a first-time gift and marketing support from Patrick Industries.

Brunswick Creates Autonomy Position

The company promoted Jason Arbuckle to marine autonomy technology lead, with a focus on incorporating autonomous and driver-assist features into its product line.