Malibu Boats entered into “a definitive agreement” to buy privately-owned Cobalt Boats for $130 million.
Recreational fishing and boating groups are appealing to Congress to increase federal funding for Everglades restoration projects, hoping to reduce “catastrophic algae blooms and seagrass die-offs that have dramatically impacted not only the environment, but the sportfishing and boating industries in South Florida.”
A Florida bill resulting from an eight-year pilot program, which allows public access but helps address the state’s derelict vessel issue, was recently passed.
To help attendees navigate the more than 650 exhibiting companies, the International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference will offer specialized pavilion areas featuring specific products and services.
The U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed a bill last week that seeks to strengthen the U.S. economy by making quality technical education available.
Mercury Marine’s distribution and reach in Latin America expanded with the new partnership between retailer El Gallo más Gallo stores and Mercury dealer Casa Cross.
Zurn Yacht Design unveiled a 52-foot concept sailboat that was developed as an offshore-capable fast cruiser for a couple or small family.
The new Princess 62 will make its world debut Sept. 12-17 at the Cannes Yachting Festival and also be shown Sept. 15-24 at the Southampton Boat Show.
The inaugural Fishing Against Cancer Tournament is set to be held Sept. 15-16 at the Brewer Pilots Point Marina in Westbrook, Conn.
Self-discipline strategist, author and motivational speaker Rory Vaden was named the closing keynote speaker for the 2017 Marine Dealer Conference and Expo.