Boating Safety Is For Life

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Boat Building News

In Kelly's Cove, Nova Scotia, one fisherman, Craig Smith, has been forced to temporarily use other vessels on an ad hoc basis after he sold his boat

Stillwater Students Learn The Art Of Canoe Building ... Urban Boatbuilders has built more than 250 boats while working with kids in the last 20 years.
  In addition to requiring carbon monoxide detection devices aboard motorboats, the new law also requires state-sponsored boating safety courses and ..

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Boat Building News


(CNN) Today there's hardly a postcard of southern Thailand's Andaman coast that doesn't feature a long-tail boat -- or "rua hang yao" in Thai. They're .

Oxfordshire-based Williams Performance Tenders in the UK is has announced it will once again be giving local students the chance to take part in its ..

Boat builder plans expansion to Brunswick Landing. Citing a need to grow, Washburn & Doughty wants to move part of its steel boat-building ...
“It's always been important to John and I that we help to nurture and invest in the boat builders, designers and engineers of our future,” sales director ...
The design comes from a line of boats made by Swampscott, Massachusetts, boatbuilder George Chaisson, who began building this style of boat at .
  Commercial aluminium boat builder White Pointer Boats was awarded an international tender to build a new patrol vessel for Tasman District Council

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Boat Building News

A manufacturer for the boating and recreational vehicle industries plans to establish operations in the northern Indiana town of Bourbon, investing ...
For Harold “Bunny” Austin of Long Lake, NY, building Adirondack guide boats has always been something personal — something he said he always ...
  Maritime demonstrations and competitions will include line throwing, sculling, caulking, and the 'Quick and Dirty' boat building competition, where the ..
The kids range in age from 11 to 16. They are taught boatbuilding techniques as they construct 8-foot, mini-most hydroplanes based on 1950s plans.
P.E.I.'s provincial government is part of a push to help unemployed people find work in boat building — and provide workers for the boat building ...
  Partner Paul Zimmerman notes that they build boats to customer specs. When Tufts wanted a new fleet of Larks, for example, they collaborated on a .
  Famed for the quality and craftmenship St Monans boat builder J W Miller & Sons built fishing boats for St Monans, Pittenweem and Anstruther as well

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Boat Building News

T. C. Williams High School Titans STEMX team was named as one of the four finalists in the 2016 Society for Naval Architects and Marine Engineers

#IAN Bruce, an internationally renowned sailor, boat designer and builder who spent periods of his life in the Bahamas, died last month from cancer ...
Volvo Penta will gain the ability to extend its range of boat dynamics ... Swedish-based Humphree is a manufacturer of technology-based systems for ..
WASHINGTON — The U.S Coast Guard is seeking applications for membership to fill upcoming vacancies on the National Boating Safety Advisory ...
“Dowco has long standing relationships with many of the leading boat manufacturers and all of the leading powersports manufacturers. This will ...
PORTLAND — Bass Harbor boatbuilder Richard Stanley garnered the prime spot at this year's Maine Boatbuilders Show, just inside the show's front ...
Nowadays, he's busy running his Fort Pierce-based business, Maverick Boat Group. The innovative enterprise is so successful that last month he was ...
Maritime boat yards are operating at full capacity to meet demand for new lobster fishing boats — costing upwards of $1 million each — which has wait ...
  The Apprenticeshop, 655 Main Street in Rockland, will offer a Youth Boatbuilding Workshop during April school vacation, Monday through Friday, April ..

Saturday, April 9, 2016

Boat Building News

One of the world's top yacht designers Ed Dubois, principal of one of the ... His legacy is the many fine and technically advanced yachts he designed ...
  (CNS): The first Cat Boat built from scratch in the Cayman Islands in more than 20 years was launched from behind the Cat boat Club in George Town
Great Lakes Boat Building School in Cedarville is seeking accreditation as a way to reach more students who seek federal student financial aid and to ...
The family owned boat manufacturing facility is on SW Mountain Road. More than half of a large metal building was engulfed in flames when crews ...
The Coomera-based company claims on its website to be the “leading and largest manufacturer of aluminium boat and trailer packages in the ...
  For Roger Crawford, owner of Crawford Boat Building in Marshfield, his work comes down to three things: “Passion and craftsmanship and motivation .
  The Independent Boat Builders Incorporated (IBBI) recently gathered all of its members and suppliers together in St. Louis for the annual Purchasing .
  Tacoma Maritime Fest and Tacoma Community Boat Builders (TCBB) are pleased to announce that we are working together to host the first ever .

Monday, March 28, 2016

Boat Building News

Former students and alumni of the Faculty of electrical engineering, mechanical engineering and naval architecture are returning to Split with their .

Compass project is based out of Biddeford High School but offers boat building for students all over southern Maine. Starting from scratch, students ..

Edensaw Woods has created a national and international reputation for providing wood products, many of which are used in boatbuilding, with a ...
That's according to the latest Boating Industry reader survey of dealers, manufacturers, suppliers and others in the industry. We asked the readers of .
Two state official representatives for boating safety programs; three representatives of recreational boat and associated equipment manufacturers; and ...
NEWBERRY, S.C. (AP) - A company that makes sport fishing boats is setting up shop in Newberry, investing $1.5 million and creating 35 new jobs.
A north-east boat-building centre has been awarded a prestigious award by the Aberdeen Society of Architects. Portsoy's maritime workshop was ...
Boatbuilder John Hall helps student Galen Daley-O'Donnell line up a saw blade to cut a piece of wood. Students at South Bristol Elementary School .

PLATYPUS MARINE, THE full-service shipyard, yacht-repair facility and steel-boat manufacturer on Marine Drive in Port Angeles, has two 87-foot ..

Dubois Naval Architects have announced the death of top yacht designer Ed Dubois, 64, following an illness. Despite not coming from a sailing family, .

Sunday, March 27, 2016

Boat Building News

Boat builder Barrie Farrell chronicles his life in his memoir Boats in My Blood: A ... He didn't receive any training to learn how to create boat designs.
There are four different specialisms at Sunseeker for the 40 apprentices to choose from, including composite boat builders, carpentry boat builders, ...
The weekend of July 16 and 17 will be all about boats when the Biddeford Boatbuilding Festival takes over the Pepperell Mill event space.
  The grant "grant supports the research, design, build, and testing, of an alternative boat in the first year of the IYRS Boatbuilding & Restoration .
Lowell's Boat Shop will hold a boat-building class for families April 18-22. Families will build a stable, 7-foot rowboat to fit four adults. Cost: Lowell's ..
An Amsterdam-based social enterprise group called Plastic Whale has entered the boat building business. Instead of using traditional Dutch 

On Wednesday, March 16th, eight persons from Layou received certificates of completion following a Boat Building and Repair Programme; six from ..
  PORTLAND (WGME) -- The Maine Boat Builders Show is back in Portland this weekend, but organizers are saying this may be the last year of the ..
Folbot boat maker said Saturday it has suspended operations in North ... at one point taking over a whole block of buildings in the industrial park 

Luxury yacht builder, Elandra Yachts, is mounting a nationwide search for experienced boat builders in response to what it calls “ unprecedented ...