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    Beneteau closes Delphia Yachts acquisition


    Groupe Beneteau and Delphia Yachts Kot sp. j. reached financial closing of the acquisition by Groupe Beneteau of its operations designing, building and marketing sailing and motor yachts under the Delphia Yachts and Maxi Yachts brands in Warsaw, Poland on Friday.

  • More than 6,500 people attended this year’s Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show

    Strong sales recorded at 7th Pattaya show


    Exhibitors generated around 100m baht in sales at this year’s Ocean Marina Pattaya Boat Show

  • Strong North American demand for personal watercraft contributed toward BRP’s record Q3 results

    BRP reports record Q3 revenues, net income


    Quebec-based BRP reported revenues of C$1,394.2m and net income of C$90.2m for its third quarter of 2018, marking continued strong growth for the manufacturer of Sea-Doo personal watercraft and Evinrude outboard engines.

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    Hodgdon launches custom megayacht tenders


    The tender division of Hodgdon Yachts in the US has launched two new, custom ‘Venetian-style’ tenders for an 80m megayacht under construction in Germany.

  • Chris Scott, director of Parker Poland, celebrates win

    Best of Boats Awards – winners revealed


    The winners of the Best of Boats Awards (BOB Awards) were presented at the Boat Fun Berlin boat show in Germany last week.

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    Cobalt celebrates, awards dealers


    Following what the company calls “another strong year”, Colbalt Boats recently honoured its worldwide dealers with a two-day “celebration” that included an introduction to its newest 2019 model, the A36BR Bow Rider.

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    Hempel inaugurates new Centre of Excellence


    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

  • Smoker Craft's Indiana plant

    Smoker Craft sells furniture manufacturing business to Lippert Components


    US boatbuilder Smoker Craft Inc announced Friday that the company has sold its in-house marine furniture manufacturing operation to Elkhart, Indiana-based Lippert Components Inc (LCI).

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    US, Canada, Mexico sign USMCA trade agreement


    US President Donald Trump, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto signed the United States Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA) in Argentina early Friday morning, officially replacing the former North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and establishing a course

  • E&P Marine president Miguel Vasallo

    VETUS Maxwell strengthens South American presence


    VETUS Maxwell, the Dutch marine systems manufacturer, has appointed E P Marine Inc as its representative for South America and the Caribbean. The Miami-based leisure equipment supplier will represent the VETUS and Maxwell product lines in the region from Mexico through to Brazil and across the