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    Attwater expands management team

    2020-03-24T14:21:00Z

    UK laminates specialist makes key appointments

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    Liqui Moly MD guarantees jobs

    2020-03-24T11:15:00Z

    German oil and additive specialist Liqui Moly has released a statement to say that no workers will be laid off during the coronavirus outbreak. “If need be, I’ll waive my salary,” says Ernst Prost, managing director.

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    Winnebago suspends production at Chris-Craft

    2020-03-24T10:10:00Z

    Winnebago Industries has announced that it is temporarily suspending production activities at its Chris-Craft and other production facilities in the US. The steps are designed to lower the probability of coronavirus exposure to employees and adjust future production output relative to demand.

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    New Hong Kong show to launch in November

    2020-03-24T09:33:00Z

    Hong Kong is set to have a new yacht show timed for November 19-22, 2020. The initiative follows the signing of an MOU (Memorandum of Understanding) between the Hong Kong Cruise Yacht Industry Association (HKCYIA) and Verventia, organiser of the Singapore and Thailand yacht shows.

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    Coronavirus update | 23 March

    2020-03-23T16:56:00Z

    Yamaha suspends US production; Dometic closes US facility; Maryland dealer, yacht-builder donate respirator masks; Denison launches ’virtual’ boat show

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    Ferretti reports rise in revenues, issues Covid-19 statement

    2020-03-23T16:53:00Z

    Production continues for now at Italian builder as it releases positive 2019 financials 

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    New October dates issued for Singapore show

    2020-03-23T15:27:00Z

    The 10th edition of the Singapore Yacht Show (SYS), the key boat show for South East Asia and the Asia-Pacific region, has now been rescheduled to be held from October 15-18, 2020. Alongside this rescheduling, SYS will start a transformation of the event layout which will see it moving to ...

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    Yamaha temporarily suspends production at US subsidiaries

    2020-03-23T15:14:00Z

    Yamaha Motor US announced today that the company will suspend production at six of its US manufacturing facilities in response to the increase in Covid-19 infections in the United States.

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    US boating industry struggles to maintain normalcy

    2020-03-23T14:47:00Z By Tony Esposito,

    The uncoordinated response of federal, state and local governments across the US is creating a myriad of circustances for manufacturers, retailers and boaters themselves.

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    Gavio Group to combine Baglietto and CCN yards under the Baglietto brand

    2020-03-23T14:31:00Z

    Yards closed until early April due to coronavirus

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    Walcon completes UK marina redevelopment

    2020-03-23T11:59:00Z

    Walcon Marine, the UK-based marina builder, has completed a comprehensive reconfiguration of the mooring facilities at Lymington Town Quay in Hampshire.

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    Damen Shipyards Group names new COO

    2020-03-23T10:56:00Z

    Damen Shipyards Group has named Marc van Heyningen as its next chief operations officer as of April 1. He joins after years at Fluor Corporation, a US engineering, construction and maintenance giant where his last position was vice president of operations.

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    Dometic Marine closes Pennsylvania facility

    2020-03-23T10:26:00Z

    Dometic Marine, formerly SeaStar Solutions, closed its facility in Limerick, Pennsylvania on Friday after the state ordered all “non-life-sustaining” businesses to close for an undetermined period of time to help stem the spread of COVID-19. The facility will remain closed as long as the order is in effect. ...

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    Coronavirus update | 20 March

    2020-03-20T17:42:00Z

    Mercury employee dies; Brunswick suspends production; Sunseeker to reduce workforce; New dates for Palm Beach, Singapore shows

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    BRP reports on 2020 results and COVID-19

    2020-03-20T17:35:00Z

    The Canadian company said 2019 was an “incredible year” and was very bullish about the upcoming year prior to the coronavirus outbreak with top-line growth projected across all product segments

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    With many closures already, Volvo alters dividend proposal

    2020-03-20T17:06:29.423Z

    In light of Group operations which are – or will be – temporarily closed, the Board of Directors will withdraw its proposal foran extra shareholder dividend given the significant changes in the business environment since announcing 2019 financial results

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    Dometic expects negative impact on Q1 results

    2020-03-20T17:06:00Z

    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

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    Delta ‘T’ Systems appoints sales and service provider

    2020-03-20T16:44:00Z

    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.

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    Chinese boatbuilding regains traction; HK market still down

    2020-03-20T15:21:00Z IBI , by Mike Derrett

    Boatbuilding in China appears to be regaining traction, according to Simon Boyde, director of Hong Kong-based Storm Force Marine. In Hong Kong, however, the market remains down. Storm Force is a leading supplier of marine equipment to the boatbuilding industry throughout the region. Speaking about business in China, Boyde ...

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    Sunseeker to temporarily reduce workforce, salaries

    2020-03-20T14:20:00Z

    The measures are part of an effort to avoid compulsory redundancies