Materials Suppliers

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    Eastman Machine Co appoints UK representative

    2019-02-04T10:35:00Z

    Eastman Machine Company, a US manufacturer of cutting room equipment, has appointed iSpecc Ltd of the UK to represent its line of automated cutting systems and material handling equipment for the composites market.

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    First major distributor for UK timber firm

    2018-12-04T09:00:00Z

    LIGNIA Wood Company, a British timber modification business, has signed its first major distribution agreement with US-based Teakdecking Systems (TDS) for its LIGNIA Yacht product in North America and the Caribbean. The deal was signed at the METSTRADE Show in November.

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    Hempel inaugurates new Centre of Excellence

    2018-12-03T09:00:00Z

    Marine coatings manufacturer Hempel has officially opened its new Centre of Excellence in Barcelona, Spain. The centre is part of a €6m investment into the research and development of coating products within the field of passive fire protection (PFP), in which Hempel is determined to gain market

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    Plastics sector strike hits SA builder

    2018-11-12T08:44:00Z

    A strike in South Africa’s plastics sector threatens to negatively impact local boatbuilding yards, with one prominent builder already affected in Durban.

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    Product Launch

    MacTac's MacGlide makes antifouling smooth sailing

    2018-10-18T15:28:00Z

    Once a fixture in residential kitchen cabinets, MacTac takes an innovative approach to antifouling with its innovative MacGlide product

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    Paints & Coatings

    2018-10-18T08:22:00Z

    All the coatings manufacturers we spoke to spotted similar trends – a shift towards ‘cash rich, time poor’ lifestyles means that many boat owners want their coatings applied professionally, and with access to a wide palette of custom colours

  • News

    US boat registrations up in 2017

    2018-08-16T16:42:00Z

    Boat sales are also up in the first six months of 2018

  • News

    Trade Commission deadline looms on sheet aluminium tariffs

    2018-08-16T15:08:00Z

    US manufacturers have until 31 August to submit written responses to the US International Trade Commission (ITC) questionnaire

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    New superyacht deck hardware company forms in UK

    2018-08-15T14:47:00Z

    Shipyard Supply Co to meet demand for quality superyacht deck equipment

  • News

    SeaArk hosts local Congressman

    2018-08-15T11:49:00Z

    US Representative Bruce Westerman tours Arkansas-based aluminium boat builder