The latest news from around the world on mergers, acquisitions and exits across all sectors of the boating industry.

Mergers, Acquisitions & Exits

Marine Plaisance Service

French boat sales specialist sold

2023-05-25T15:09:00+01:00>> , by Neil Eaves

Hunyvers has acquired Marine Plaisance Service for an undisclosed sum

Eddy Creek Marina

Oasis Marinas adds to Midwest portfolio


US marina operator acquires Kentucky facility with over 200 wet slips

Harbor Lights

Monument Marine Group acquires Rhode Island marina

2023-05-22T13:56:00+01:00>> , by Tony Esposito

The 70-acre, full-service facility features 202 boat slips and an indoor event space for 800 guests

Rivergate 3

Australian refit yard up for sale

2023-05-22T13:05:00+01:00>> , by David Robinson

Asia Pacific’s leading superyacht refit facility is for sale by international tender

American Tugs 395

Kadey-Krogen acquires American Tugs


US trawler manufacturer acquires coastal cruiser builder to strengthen model mix, distribution network

Inmarsat CEO Rajeev

UK regulator approves Inmarsat takeover


The acquisition was first announced in late 2021

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Sarnia Yachts sold to global wealth management firm

2023-05-18T13:07:00+01:00>> , by David Robinson

Synergies within luxury markets present growth opportunities


Simpson Marine issues statement on sale negotiations

2023-05-09T13:33:00+01:00>> , by Nick Hopkinson

Sanlorenzo conducting further studies into its intended acquisition

Aquasport Boats

Twin Vee acquires Aquasport Boats

2023-05-09T11:50:00+01:00>> , by Tony Esposito

Production should begin shortly after taking control of the property on June 1

Rock Creek Marina & Resort

Two US marinas under new ownership

2023-05-05T11:50:00+01:00>> , by Neil Eaves

Rock Creek Marina in Kansas and Kentucky’s Eddy Creek Marina sold

Bruno Thivoyon

Groupe Beneteau to sell Housing division


European leader to focus on its marine business


Arcona acquires Swedish build partner


The Arcona Group now offers everything from sales to service to winter storage