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    Italy’s ISG yacht group is next up for an IPO

    2020-01-24T17:10:00Z

    The latest boat industry company to set its sights on a public listing is the Italian Sea Group, with plans to float up to 35% of its share capital on the Italian stock market in the second half of 2020

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    Humphree reports buoyant sales

    2020-01-24T17:03:00Z

    Humphree, a Swedish company that pioneered the introduction of interceptors to control the pitching movements of fast craft, has reported a 50 % increase in sales over the past year.

  • Williams Dieseljet 625
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    Williams Jet Tenders ends 2019 on high

    2020-01-24T16:32:00Z

    Williams Jet Tenders ended 2019 on a high after seeing a 23% rise in Dieseljet sales versus 2018 and is projecting a further increase in Dieseljet sales in 2020.

  • Burgess CEO Jonathan Beckett onboard Equanimity
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    Burgess CEO discusses outlook for 2020

    2020-01-24T16:26:00Z

    Industry authority Jonathan Beckett recently sat down with The Ticker – a show broadcast live on website Yahoo Finance – to share his views on this year’s prospects for his company and the superyacht industry overall

  • Tohatsu MFS115A
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    Tohatsu launches its most powerful engine to date

    2020-01-24T16:12:00Z

    The Japanese outboard motor specialist revealed an all-new prototype of the MFS115A in Düsseldorf this week

  • Pulse58
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    Pulse58 makes global debut at Düsseldorf

    2020-01-24T13:10:00Z

    The Pulse 58, a 5.8m Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat (RHIB), was exhibited for the first time during this week’s Boot Düsseldorf. The boat is manufactured by RS Electric Boats, a newly formed division of long-established UK sailing dinghy builder, RS Sailing.

  • Richard Gaudet
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    Appointment at Xantrex

    2020-01-24T09:54:00Z

    Mission Critical Electronics (MCE) – parent company to Burnaby, Canada-based Xantrex marine power systems – announced Thursday that Xantrex vice president and general manager Richard Gaudet has been named president of MCE’s marine power division with responsibility for the Xantrex, Newmar and ASEA brands.

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    MarineMax raises earnings guidance based on record Q1 results

    2020-01-23T16:53:00Z By Arlene Sloan,

    America’s largest recreational boat and yacht retailer announced 26% growth for the quarter ending December 31 and has boosted its guidance for full 2020 earnings by 15%.  The company’s share price jumped 20% in early trading in response to the news.

  • Bluegame CEO
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    2020 Motor Boat Awards – winners revealed

    2020-01-23T16:22:00Z

    The winners were announced in Düsseldorf on Tuesday

  • Zeelander Line Up
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    Dutch builder launches North American department

    2020-01-23T15:26:00Z

    Zeelander Yachts of the Netherlands has announced the launch of a Zeelander North America, a new department based in Ft Lauderdale, Florida and led by Anthony Baranello.

  • International Breakfast Meeting 2020
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    EBI briefing on sustainable boating attracts record crowd

    2020-01-23T14:48:00Z

    The European Boating Industry (EBI) breakfast briefing on ‘Sustainable boating – Future trends and Innovation’ held during the Düsseldorf Boat show attracted a record number of delegates this year.

  • Leopard 58
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    Highfield becomes custom tender supplier for Leopard Catamarans

    2020-01-23T14:37:00Z

    US builder will offer its Highfield Classic and Classic Deluxe models branded for the Leopard line of 40ft-58ft boats

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    Mailspeed Marine sold

    2020-01-23T12:10:00Z

    Pirates Cave, a UK chandlery based in Kent, has acquired the Mailspeed Marine brand from Friday Media Group. Included in the acquisition is the website, mailspeedmarine.com, which will be merged with piratescave.co.uk.

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    Monte Carlo Yachts launches enclosed flybridge range

    2020-01-23T10:42:00Z

    Following the introduction last year of three second-generation models, Monte Carlo Yachts (MCY) has launched a new second-generation series with enclosed flybridges. This new series was announced at Boot Düsseldorf 2020, as was the fact that a third Beneteau brand series of yachts are to be built at MCY’s Monfalcone ...

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    Hatteras reveals senior management succession

    2020-01-22T14:12:00Z

    Hatteras/Cabo Yachts has announced two senior management appointments, as Dave Goodman has been named chief financial officer and board member Gary Smith assumes the role of CEO, succeeding Kelly Grindle.

  • Brunswick John Reid
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    Brunswick appoints VP of Enterprise Technologies

    2020-01-22T14:04:00Z

    Brunswick Corp has named John Reid as vice president of Enterprise Technologies. Reid brings more than 30 years of technology leadership experience to the role

  • Toronto International Boat Show Industry Breakfast
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    Strong turnout for Toronto industry breakfast

    2020-01-22T13:33:00Z

    It was a full house at the Beanfield Centre on the Toronto waterfront Tuesday morning as NMMA Canada presented its annual Industry Breakfast at the Toronto International Boat Show.

  • Wind and Water show Poland 2018
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    Polish export strategy gains government support

    2020-01-22T13:13:00Z

    The Polish Chamber of Marine Industry and Water Sports (Polboat) confirmed a new export promotion package for 2020 and 2021 at a press conference during this week‘s Düsseldorf Boat Show.

  • Project E model at Boot Dusseldorf
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    Beneteau enters expedition market

    2020-01-22T12:50:00Z

    Group Beneteau has announced its entry into the expedition yacht segment with Project E – a new line of displacement yachts which will be launched in 2021 in two lengths – 62- and 73-feet. Models of the new vessels are on display at Boot Dusseldorf.

  • Greenline 45 Fly
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    Greenline reports strong 2019

    2020-01-22T12:40:00Z

    Slovenian boatbuilder Greenline has reported a busy 2019, having launched two new models – the 48 Coupe and the all-new 45 Fly – during the year and, in the NEO, an entirely new range.