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    Strong refit market drives VBH growth and expansion

    2019-02-15T08:00:00Z

    Riding the coat tails of a buoyant global refit market, Dutch systems integrator Van Berge Henegouwen is reporting rising demand for upgrades of onboard IT networks.

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    Polish marina to undergo US$5.5m overhaul

    2019-02-15T08:00:00Z

    The Polish municipality of Puck, located on the shore of the Baltic Sea, has signed a deal to expand its marina’s capacity with 98 new berths and overhaul the facility as part of a project worth PLN 20m (US$5.5m).

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    Cape Dory introduces its cataman line at Miami

    2019-02-14T17:56:00Z

    Thai-based Ocean Winner builds the luxury line of catamarans ranging from 42 to 75 feet

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    FLIR posts Q4, full-year results

    2019-02-14T16:21:00Z

    Wilsonville, Oregon-based FLIR Systems posted mixed results for its fourth quarter and 2018 full year, with lower revenues offset by record adjusted earnings on the strength of improved margin performance.

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    Evinrude donates $2m in engines to ABYC foundation

    2019-02-14T15:00:00Z

    Sturtevant, Wisconsin-based Evinrude Outboards, the National Marine Distributors Association (NMDA) and the American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) jointly announced today that the engine builder will donate US$2m worth of Evinrude G2 3.4L V6 outboards to the ABYC Foundation in support of its marine technician training program.

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    Large crowds gather for Miami show

    2019-02-14T15:00:00Z

    Around 100,000 visitors from around the globe are expected to descend on South Florida today through Sunday for the Miami International Boat Show (MIBS), Miami Yacht Show and Super Yacht Miami, with nearly 2,000 boats and 1,000 exhibitors selling everything and anything to do with boating.

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    AkzoNobel reports mixed 2018; Vows ‘to invest in growth’

    2019-02-14T08:00:00Z

    AkzoNobel NV, the Dutch-based multinational maker of decorative paints and performance coatings, has reported mixed 2018 results due to adverse currency movements, pricier raw materials and lower volumes.

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    New owners for US dinghy firm

    2019-02-14T08:00:00Z

    A long-time supplier of dinghies and small outboards to the San Diego, California boating community has been saved from closure with its purchase by South Coast Yachts.

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    Fore Points Marina on schedule for mid-May opening

    2019-02-14T08:00:00Z

    Portland, Maine is hoping its new Fore Points Marina will further transition the city from a provisioning layover to a destination. When the 150-slip luxury marina opens in May, it will be able to accommodate 15 superyachts with an “unlimited” maximum length.

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    Yamaha marine sales up 6.4% in 2018

    2019-02-13T15:59:00Z

    The industry’s second largest marine manufacturer records value and unit sales growth in 2018 and aims for ambitious targets in 2021.