Boating Safety Is For Life

Monday, April 24, 2017

Boat Building News


Technology is helping a Nottinghamshire boat builder to get more vessels out in the water as it aims for more expansion. Nottingham Boat Company ...
 
 
“We've been a long-standing boat builder and employer in South Carolina over the past three decades," said Scout Boats founder and CEO Steve ...
 
In 1978, he founded Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding, making it the family business ... In this interview by Stephens Waring Yacht Design, Drew shares his .  
  In an effort to fill the boat shoes of retiring marine tradesmen and women, the Rhode Island Marine Trades Association created a summertime .
 
“We've basically outgrown our facility and we're looking to expand our boat building capabilities and optimizing our operations,” Company Vice ...
... been informally dubbed 'CRF-MkII',” reports Robert Stephens of Stephens Waring Yacht Design and a member of the CYOA Technical Committee.
  In the Japan Society Talks+ program An Apprentice Boat Builder in Japan, Brooks, author of the comprehensive survey Japanese Wooden ..
 

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Boat Building News


It's not often that yacht-design spheres get to hear of a monumental milestone that is the 90th anniversary. Unfortunately, the fickle and unforgiving .

 
Boatbuilder Chris-Craft has been increasing activity in the past year, hiring key people including vice president of sales Gavan Hunt, formerly of Cobalt ..


Every commercial boatbuilder has a general liability insurance policy that covers domestic liabilities at its yard or elsewhere in the U.S. This policy ...
 
 
Sailor and boatbuilder Steve Keblinsky will teach the course. It will cover basic navigation, boat handling, engine maintenance, drive systems, ...
 
  BOSTON (WHDH) - All hands on deck – a program in the seaport is helping students build boats! Community Boat Building is a non-profit organization ..

Friday, April 21, 2017

Boat Building News


LUXURY boat builder Sunseeker says the business has been turned around after revealing a return to profit. It made good on its pledge to be back in ...
 
 
Coast Guard inspections and risk-based decisions. Some decisions by the Coast Guard relating to vessel operations and safety regulations have not ...
 
Boat-makers have embraced new technology, from docking a boat with a joystick to creating a wake-surf wave from a wristwatch. Boaters now want ..
 
She was built in Alexandria Bay, which is right down the road, a locally built boat. A typical style of a Thousand Islands boat of that time. Her engine is ...
 
Sixty-six percent of boat and engine manufacturers were trying to add employees this year, while more than 70 percent of dealers said the same.
 
 
The Rhode Island Marine Trades Association offers a summer marketing internship and a youth summer boatbuilding program to reach these young ...
 
 

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Boat Building News


British boatbuilder Fairline Yachts is expanding its manufacturing ... will ensure that it continues to create new boats and improve existing products.
 
David Klco graduated from the Northwest School of Wooden Boat-building last September, but he's continued to work on a 36-foot motor sailer, ...
 
Leading leisure marine industry and luxury yacht recruitment specialists Marine Resources have recently expanded their in-house boatbuilding team, .
 
The company has been building boats since 1978, when it began manufacturing 28-foot sailboats, and has made a name internationally with its ...
 
 
Work on building a replica began two years ago using ancient techniques, including a toolbox found in the ... "No boat builder could help us," he said.
 
You've got so many different ideas going into one boat and all,” said Autumn Johnson. Derion Anderson enjoyed the building process; even though it ...
 
 
 

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Bat Building News


Over the course of a life spanning more than a century, Curt Whiticar earned quite the reputation. Chief among them, according to his son, John, was a .


The record intake will mean that more than 5% of the company's boat building workforce will be apprentices, with just over a hundred employed by the ..


This will be the 18th year that Cape Fear Community College has opened its doors to the Boat Building programs to display the wonderful work of our ..

 
Incat Crowther in Lafayette, LA, will provide naval architecture services for the final design and USCG Subchapter-T compliance. Moose Boats says ...
 
 
Eddie was hugely respected for his contribution to the Australian marine and boat manufacturer's Industry. He leaves an enormous legacy, one of ...
 
Central Oregon – It may still feel like winter, but spring is right around the corner and the Oregon State Marine Board encourages boaters and ...
 
Camden — While it is possible to purchase a new boat and immediately head out on the water, there are a few things that new boat owners need to ...
 
 
Missouri law requires any person born after January 1, 1984, to carry a boater safety education certification card along with a picture ID anytime they ...
 
  The American Boat and Yacht Council said it will host marine training ... The ABYC also said it will host a Boat Builders Symposium in Morehead City, .

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Boat Building News


... continues to build on its international reputation as a quality boat builder. ... The second contract is for river patrol boats for the Bangladesh army.
 
 
KINGSTON – The first Annual Boatbuilding Challenge held by the Hudson River Maritime Museum in Kingston is scheduled for Saturday, June 24.
 
When the chief executive of one of the world's top 10 boat builders says he no longer wants to own a yacht, you know there is a sea of change heading
 
 
Queensland boat builder, Riviera, has welcomed the 2017 intake of 29 apprentices at its manufacturing facilities on the Gold Coast. Riviera chairman ...
 
... career experiences, similar to his own journey: the 43-year-old social entrepreneur began working in online marketing for naval architecture firms.
  EASTON, Md. - It's all hands on deck for ten teens in Talbot County, who are building a boat. Although they won't hit the water anytime soon, they've ..
 
A Norfolk-based boat building company has been fined after a worker suffered serious burns. Norwich Magistrates' court heard how an electrician was ..
 
 
Mainstay Marine Solutions in Pembrokeshire has been awarded a £5.8m Welsh Government contract to build two new Welsh Fisheries Patrol Vessels.