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  • METSTRADE MaterialDistrict 2018

    METSTRADE to host MaterialDistrict Pop-up ‘Circular Beauties’


    The Material District Pop-up at this year’s METSTRADE Show in Amsterdam will have the theme of ‘Circular Beauties’. The exhibition is entirely dedicated to materials that are biobased and/or recycled, avoiding the use of non-renewable material sources.

  • Sea Pro Boats

    Boat Fix partners with Sea Pro Boats


    Boat Fix, the 24/7 marine customer service company, has partnered with Sea Pro Boats, the centre console saltwater fishing boat manufacturer, to provide an enhanced owner experience – Sea Pro Connect Powered by Boat Fix.

  • Coral Sea Marina Resort_WQ

    First Queensland marina awarded Platinum accreditation


    Australia’s Coral Sea Marina Resort, formerly known as Abell Point Marina, is Queensland’s first facility to achieve Platinum accreditation. This accreditation, the highest possible, is awarded under the global Gold Anchors Award scheme managed by the Marina Industries Association (MIA), based in Australia, and TYHA (The Yacht Harbour Association) in ...

  • SeaStar Dometic

    SeaStar Solutions becomes Dometic Marine


    SeaStar Solutions, the maker of vessel control, fuel systems and system integration components, has been renamed Dometic Marine in the parent company’s effort to consolidate more than 30 brands under the Dometic Marine umbrella.

  • Bluegame BGX70 exterior - Lengers Yachts (1)

    Lengers named Bluegame Dealer of the Year


    Dutch brokerage Lengers Yachts has been named ‘Bluegame Dealer of the Year’ by the founder and designer of the Sanlorenzo brand, Luca Santella.

  • MPG's Port Donorwic

    Welsh marina group secures funding


    The Cardiff, Wales-headquartered marina and boating services group, Marine Property Group (MPG), has secured funding of £10.4m from the innovative financial services business, ThinCats. The new funding will be used to consolidate some existing loans and support further expansion including acquisitions and enhanced diversification in current activities such ...

  • Jamie Schnur hz

    Appointment at Lippert Components Inc


    Elkhart, Indiana-based parts and components manufacturer Lippert Components Inc (LCI) announced Friday that it has promoted Jamie Schnur to group president – aftermarket.

  • top worldwide dealer 1

    Scout honours top 2019 dealers


    Scout Boats, the US builder of sportfishing boats from 17ft-53ft, honoured its top dealers at the company’s annual 2020 dealer meeting in Florida.

  • News

    Port of San Diego drafts illegal charter ordinance


    Many major US cities are seeing an increase in illegal charter operations, and the Port of San Diego, California, is releasing a long-awaited draft ordinance that would give the port district oversight of charter vessel operations.

  • Fairline COO Peter McNulty

    Fairline announces accelerated plans for 80ft-plus boats


    UK boatbuilder Fairline Yachts today announced that it has accelerated the development of its larger 80ft-plus boat range thanks to the strength of sales and customer interest at recent international boat shows.

  • BoatBuilder Awards

    Last chance to nominate for the 2019 Boat Builder Awards


    Nomination portal closes tonight 

  • China at IBEX

    China battles trade war with large contingent at IBEX


    Despite the ongoing trade war between the US and China, a large pavilion of 22 Chinese exhibitors from rope makers to hardware and outboard engine manufacturers were on hand for the International Boatbuilders’ Exhibition (IBEX) in Tampa, Florida this week.

  • Bill Richardson

    Obituary: Bill Richardson


    Thos Nelson Yacht Agency founder passes away

  • Miami Boat Show

    NMMA confirms Miami show to remain in February


    Show organisers working with Virginia Key Advisory Board to find ways of enhancing use of the Miami Marine Stadium Park and Basin

  • Robbie Head_PMYS Balearics

    New Princess representative for Ibiza


    Established Balearic powerboat dealer Robbie Head is joining Princess Motor Yacht Sales (PMYS) as a sub-dealer to represent Princess in Ibiza. He will take on all new yacht sales, brokerage, servicing and maintenance for the brand on the island from April 2020.

  • News

    Competing Istanbul shows to be held this month


    Two competing boat shows will be held in Istanbul, Turkey this month – one at Tuzla Viaport Marina from October 5-13 and the other in Ataköy Marina from October 16-20.

  • Baglietto CEO Michele Gavino

    Baglietto CEO joins SYBAss board


    Michele Gavino, CEO of Italian superyacht builder Baglietto, was elected to the board of the Superyacht Builders Association (SYBAss) during its annual general assembly last month. The event was held at the Yacht Club de Monaco on the eve of the Monaco Yacht Show.

  • News

    IBEX Grow Boating presentations available online


    A panel of five marketers and researchers shared strategies and tactics on using the latest developments in digital marketing to boost boat sales during the Grow Boating Marketing Summit, kicking off the three-day International Boatbuilders’ Exhibition (IBEX).

  • 2019 Genoa Boat Show

    Asian companies target European shows to grow business


    Sri Lankan and Chinese companies exhibited for the first time at the Genoa Boat Show and Cannes Yachting Festival this year as part of an effort to grow business in Europe.

  • Honda Marine BF250s_SanJuanYachts SJ32 Prototype_lifestyle image

    Honda, San Juan Yachts exclusive supply agreement


    Honda Marine and San Juan Yachts announced an exclusive supply agreement between the two companies at the International Boatbuilders’ Exhibition (IBEX). Honda will be supplying its BF259 outboards for the boatbuilder’s all-new SJ32 luxury fishing centre console.