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  • Railblaza

    Railblaza celebrates 10th anniversary


    New Zealand-based Railblaza recently celebrated its 10th anniversary of designing and producing accessories for the marine industry. The company’s founder, Ross Pratt, struggled to find a reliable solution to securing items to vehicles or boats. Born out of necessity, Pratt developed a system that he quickly realised would provide ...

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    Dometic picks up 2020 Red Dot design award


    Dometic has picked up a 2020 Red Dot design award for its CFX3 powered cooler/freezer box.

  • Malin Group Fraser Gunn

    Malin forms new marine hatch division


    Scotland-based Malin Group is introducing a range of hatches to its current marine offering and has appointed Fraser Gunn as its new business unit manager.

  • Caframo Ltd corporate offices

    Caframo maintains production through Covid-19 shutdowns


    Canadian fan and heater manufacturer Caframo Ltd has instituted a range of modifications to its operations in response to the Covid-19 pandemic in order to remain in full production and able to continue supporting its customers in the weeks and months ahead.

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    Tracy International introduces folding dock steps


    The foldable steps are from high-strength anodised aluminium and stainless steel Following the success of its self-levelling stairs, Tracy International has added static, foldable dock steps to its product portfolio. Manufactured in the US from high-strength anodised aluminium and stainless steel, the stairs enable safe ...

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    Dometic expects negative impact on Q1 results


    Sweden’s equipment manufacturer Dometic Group warned of a negative impact on demand and financial results in the company’s first quarter, and withdrew the previously proposed dividend for investors

  • Gillen

    Delta ‘T’ Systems appoints sales and service provider


    Delta ‘T’ Systems, the US manufacturer of marine ventilation systems, has appointed Dania Beach, Florida-based Gillen Yacht Services as its newest authorised sales and service provider.

  • Michael McGaugh

    New CEO for Myers Industries


    American plastics manufacturer Myers Industries, parent company to the Scepter and Ameri-Kart fuel tank brands, has announced that Michael McGaugh has been named president and CEO, effective April 6, 2020.

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    Mastervolt expands MLI Ultra series


    MLI Ultra: CZone, NMEA 2000 and MasterBus compatibility allows for complete system integration Mastervolt has added three new models to its MLI Ultra series of Lithium Ion batteries – the MLI Ultra 12/2750, 12/5500 and 24/5500. The large capacity batteries claim to deliver exceptional performance ...

  • SeeArch

    Award win provides boost to SeeArch expansion strategy


    Toronto, Canada-based safety equipment manufacturer SeeArch Inc is looking to build its international distribution on the heels of being presented with the 2019 Marine Industry Award by the Canadian Safe Boating Council.

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    Garmin redesigns Fusion Signature Series 3 speakers


    Garmin’s Fusion-branded Signature Series of marine speakers Marine electronics manufacturer Garmin International has redesigned its Fusion-branded Signature Series marine speakers and subwoofers with innovative LED lighting that delivers an unprecedented spectrum of colour variations to complement each unique boat and style. Building on the success ...

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    Yanmar buys Italian gyro stabilisation firm


    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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    Prospec Electronics signs new rep group


    Marine audio manufacturer Prospec Electronics has signed a new rep group to handle its full product line in the western US and Canada.

  • Veethree

    Veethree Technologies makes key appointments


    Marine electronics manufacturer builds on significant investment and expansion in 2019

  • Dutton-Lainson manual trailer pulling winch

    Dutton-Lainson appoints European sales rep


    US-based trailer winch manufacturer Dutton-Lainson Company has appointed IMDS as its sole sales representative in Europe.

  • Garmin 2019 Revenues

    Garmin earnings sends shares to 12-year high

    2020-02-20T16:12:00Z IBI , by Arlene Sloan

    The electronics maker’s stock price surged yesterday on the company’s report of Q4 and 2019 results which beat Wall Street’s expectations. Revenues for the fourth quarter totalled $1.1 billion, including a 22% rise in marine sales.

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    Fischer Panda UK introduces new VS Series generators for hybrid cruising


    The 100kW variable speed generator from Fischer Panda Fischer Panda’s VS Series of variable speed hybrid DC generators for electric propulsion come in various output voltages up to a current of 300A and an output power of up to 100kW. They enable either silent electric cruising ...

  • Knut Frostad Sailing with B&G

    Interview | Knut Frostad

    2020-02-18T15:30:00Z IBI , by Craig Ritchie

    Navico’s new CEO Knut Frostad shares his views on the shape of the industry to come, from auto docking and increasing levels of automation to why we should be looking to the smart home market, rather than the automotive sector, for inspiration. He says a movement to take the ...

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    Lowrance expands HOOK series of fishfinders


    Lowrance Hook Reveal is available in 5in, 7in or 9in models HOOK Reveal is the latest in the HOOK Series of fishfinder/chartplotters from Lowrance. Available in 5in, 7in and 9in models, it includes one of Lowrance’s most popular features, FishReveal, and its live-mapping solution, Genesis Live. ...

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    Schmitt & Ongaro unveils Model 30 steering wheel


    Model 30 is available in anodised black or satin silver Schmitt Ongaro Marine Products’ 356mm Model 30 marine steering wheel is a striking, contemporary design by Stella. It’s ideal for ski and wake boats, runabouts, cuddy cruisers and pontoons. Model 30 is solidly ...