|VMC Helps Manufacturer Bring Product to Market Three Years Ahead of Schedule|
Hudson Boat Works was experiencing growing pains. The official boat manufacturer for the Canadian national rowing team had plans to build a new line of boats, but the projected leadtime would be three years in the making: It had neither the machining capacity nor the floorspace to make the molds ...
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
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|Powerful yacht concepts inspired by ancient boats|
Drawing inspiration from ancient naval architecture can be not only for aesthetic, but also for practical purposes, as long as human heritage is an inexhaustible source of technical solutions. Although some of the following concepts seem so out of the box that they are probably meant to remain as ..
Wednesday, January 3, 2018
Thursday, December 28, 2017
St. Lucie County set to offer Pursuit Boats almost $50000 incentive for creating 30 jobs
ST. LUCIE COUNTY — Long-time boat builder Pursuit Boats could receive up to $49,500 from the county for creating 30 jobs, retaining 300 jobs and completing a $2.1 million expansion project. The County Commission is scheduled to vote on the issue Tuesday. Pursuit Boats, which has more than 320 ..
|Fishing Boat Maker Vexus Launches in Flippin|
Nearly 50 years after Forrest and Nina Wood launched Ranger Boats, the largest maker of bass boats in the U.S., the legendary builder's grandson Keith Daffron unveiled his own startup, called Vexus, in his hometown of Flippin. The fishing boat manufacturer held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the .
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
The Plymouth student who designed Princess Yachts' 'revolutionary' new boat
Luxury boat-builder Princess Yachts will unveil a “revolutionary” and literally dazzling new vessel in early 2018 – and it will look like nothing else on the water. The Plymouth based company is keeping the final design of the new model under wraps for now, but said it will be smaller and faster than its .
Monday, December 11, 2017
Brunswick Corp. selling Sea Ray Boats. In a media release Tuesday from Sea Ray’s parent company, Mettawa, Illinois-based Brunswick Corp., officials said a sale is expected to be completed in the first half of 2018
Call them Vexus Boats
FLIPPIN — It's a secret no longer: Startup boat manufacturer Vexus Boats was unveiled Friday by Keith Daffron, the oldest grandson of legendary boat builderForrest L. Wood. “Vexus. We've waited a long time to say that out loud,” Daffron said at the brand's unveiling. “It's been a whisper for a few ..