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    Southern Marinas acquires three new Florida locations

    2020-03-18T15:59:00Z

    Southern Marinas Holdings, LLC, a partnership between a New York-based private investment firm and Southern Marinas, announced today the purchase of Hi-Lift Marina in Aventura; Hidden Harbour in Pompano Beach; and Palm Harbour in Cape Haze. These premier Florida locations were acquired from Aqua Marine Partners, LLC in a deal ...

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    MarineMax acquires Boatyard digital platform

    2020-03-17T15:11:00Z

    Through the acquisition, the US boat retailer is adding ’disruptive technology’ to its digital capability in a bid to transform the customer’s boating experience

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    Tohatsu Outboards NZ under new ownership

    2020-03-16T12:23:00Z

    The directors of Tohatsu Outboards NZ Ltd have announced that the business is being sold to their business partner Lakeside Marine NZ Ltd, a subsidiary of Lakeside Marine Pty Sydney.

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    Click&Boat acquires German competitor

    2020-03-13T12:33:00Z

    French boat-sharing company Click Boat has acquired Scansail, one of its main competitors in German-speaking markets. Scansail will continue to operate as a separate brand, based at its current headquarters in Hamburg.

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    FPT Industrial acquires electric powertrain specialist

    2020-03-11T11:18:00Z

    Marine powertrain specialist FPT Industrial has taken another step towards electrification with the acquisition of Potenza Technology, a UK company that specialises in the design and development of electric and hybrid-electric powertrain systems.

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    CMP Group acquires MarineTech Products

    2020-03-10T12:26:00Z

    Delta, Canada-based CMP Group Ltd announced Monday that the company has acquired MarineTech Products Inc.

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    Major insurance deal stands to consolidate superyacht insurance

    2020-03-10T10:09:00Z

    Two global insurance brokerage concerns, both very active in the superyacht market, may join forces as the result of a $30bn takeover approach by Aon to buy Willis Towers Watson. If the deal is completed, it would see the world’s second and third largest insurance brokerage business coming together to ...

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    Southern Marinas expands footprint in Florida market

    2020-03-04T15:26:00Z

    Fish-Tale Marina in Fort Myers Beach, Florida, is the latest acquisition of North Palm Beach, Florida-based Southern Marinas, which closed on the property February 20.

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    FLIR to sell-off Raymarine

    2020-02-27T15:48:00Z

    The thermal imaging specialist said it was undertaking a restructuring program and a formal process to evaluate divesture of Raymarine’s non-thermal maritime electronics business – a ‘best in class’ asset

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    Yanmar buys Italian gyro stabilisation firm

    2020-02-27T11:10:00Z

    Japanese engine manufacturer Yanmar has entered the gyro stabiliser market following the acquisition of Italy-based Smartgyro Srl for an undisclosed sum.

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    EP Barrus acquires Blue Gee brand

    2020-02-27T10:00:00Z

    UK-based marine equipment distributor expands product portfolio

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    Historic Italian brand re-enters yacht market

    2020-02-20T12:03:00Z

    Iconic Italian boatbuilder Falcon Yachts has re-entered the market following its recent acquisition by T-Quest Holdings of the Middle East.

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    UK marine electronics specialist sold

    2020-02-18T14:38:00Z

    UK-based marine electronics services specialist, Charity Taylor, has been acquired by Aage Hempel Group, one of the largest marine electronics groups in Europe, and a subsidiary of Grupo Arbulu. Aage Hempel also has a dedicated division within its operations which comprise 120 office worldwide.

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    Tokio Marine Holdings completes Pure Group acquisition

    2020-02-17T15:47:00Z

    The acquisition of Privilege Underwriters Inc and its subsidiaries, which are collectively known as the Pure Group, has recently been completed by Tokio Marine Holdings, the leading international insurance business. Tokio paid $3.1bn to buy the Pure Group.

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    OCIBAR acquires Spanish superyacht marina

    2020-02-10T06:05:00Z

    OCIBAR, the Spanish marina management company, has significantly expanded its operation with the acquisition for an undisclosed sum of the Port Tarraco superyacht marina in Tarragona. The purchase was made from the Qatari Diar Fund, which is linked to Qatar’s sovereign wealth fund.

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    Harbour Group buys SHF

    2020-02-07T16:16:00Z

    Harbour Group has expanded its manufacturing and distribution capabilities with the acquisition of SHF, a supplier of stainless adaptors, fluid power fittings, instrumentation fittings and valves to a variety of industries, including marine, manufacturing, chemical, and oil and gas.

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    T-H Marine acquires US distributor

    2020-02-07T06:26:00Z

    Alabama, US-based marine equipment supplier T-H Marine Supplies has acquired First Source Marine, a Florida-based wholesale distributor specialising in sporting goods equipment.

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    Dogus sells 50% stake in Greek superyacht marina

    2020-01-30T11:32:00Z

    The 50% stake in the Athens superyacht facility, Flisvos Marina, owned by Turkey’s Dogus Group has reportedly been sold to Lamda, owner of the remaining 50% share. According to Greek newspaper Kathimerini , the sale was achieved through an agreement that Lamda had with Dogus, giving the former a first ...

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    Safe Harbor acquires Siesta Key Marina

    2020-01-29T14:15:00Z

    Safe Harbor Marinas in the US has purchased the Siesta Key Marina, the only full-service facility in Sarasota, Florida. The purchase is the Dallas-based company’s 12th Florida property and is approaching 100 properties overall, which Safe Harbor claims makes it the largest marina owner-operator in the US. The 1.7-acre ...

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    Bavaria Yachts buys Greenline Neo series to enter the outboard market

    2020-01-26T16:19:00Z

    German boatbuilder Bavaria Yachtbau GmbH has announced that it will add outboard motorboats to its current lineup of sailboats, inboard motorboats and catamarans with the addition of the Greenline Neo series, acquired from the Slovenian SVP Yachts Shipyard. The sale will be completed in March.