Boatbuilders make news in a variety of ways, among them by debuting new models and announcing business expansions or quarterly financial results.
Boatbuilder will provide boats and technical assistance to support Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park.
Robert and John Braithwaite gain Outstanding Achievement accolades at the 2018 Luxury Briefing Awards.
Nautitech, subsidiary of recently acquired Bavaria Yachts, will recruit 30 new workers as part of its expansion plans.
Italian, Dutch and English builders all reported strong activity last week.
The company was one of the first performance-boat builders to enter the center console market.
The company’s marine sales were up 6.7 percent for the year.
Fabio Planamente and Luigi Servidati have also injected more than $5 million into the Italian builder to grow its brands.
The trade war is causing stock pressure for Polaris and Caterpillar.
The parent of Robalo and Chaparral said its order backlog is higher than a year ago, reflecting dealer optimism about 2019 market demand.
The restructuring plan involves cutting the number of models by half, bringing engineering in-house and launching a dealer council.
The new business relationships include yachts, fishing boats, marine equipment and luxury charters.
It uses RV-based hydraulics to extend the boat’s beam to 14 feet.