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Monday, May 4, 2015

Boat Building News

New composites exhibit added to IBEX
Curated by editors from Professional BoatBuilder and CompositesWorld magazines, the collection of new materials, processes and technologies will ...
New Rhode Island boatbuilder plans model rollouts
What hasn't changed is the boating public's passion for a beautiful boat. We know we can ... as at the Sept. 17-20 Newport International Boat Show.
5 things to know about maritime education and careers
The deck license program prepares students for the U.S. Coast Guard Third Mate's license, offering majors in electrical engineering, naval architecture ...
  Boat manufacturer sued over steering system; Plaintiffs injured after crashing into beam
150x150scaledefault GRETNA – A boat manufacturer and associated companies are being sued by a number of passengers who allege they were ...
  Water Safety Company Joins Research Park
It can be tied off dockside at a marina or boat slip, or taken on board a boat," he said. "The design includes the detection and alerting systems.

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Boat Building News

Oracle-owned boatbuilder has had two government grants
April 23 (BusinessDesk) - Core Builders Composites, the Warkworth-based company owned by Team New Zealand's arch-rival Oracle Racing, has ...
  How a '90s pop-radio hero ended up restoring boats on Animal Planet
It's really about the boats. My career as a musician really has no bearing on what we're doing. It doesn't really qualify me as a boat builder, which is ...
  Boatbuilding in China
The Damen boatbuilding name is ubiquitous around the world, and China is certainly no exeception. The Damen Yichang Shipyard in China started ...
reland's Invisible Boat Builders
W M Nixon takes a look at some of Ireland's invisible boat builders who cater for those owners who are different, and sometimes are doing it entirely for ...
Maritime Museum's boat-building school to open in fall KINGSTON – Officials of the Hudson River Maritime Museum in Kingston hope to have final city approvals and open their boat building school in the ..
  Businesses, schools partner on Alaska maritime job skills The series started with a general overview of different fields, and included presentations about fishing, diesel mechanics, boat building, marine

Friday, April 24, 2015

Boat Building News

Funke: Scuttle the yacht tax break
... extension of Excelsior Tax Credits for video game design and production. ... “Providing a sales tax exemption on the purchase of a yacht or a plane ...
  Jobs hope with boatbuilder bid for Isle of Wight Council land in Ventnor The company, which is based at Ventnor and specialises in the manufacture of motor catamarans, hopes to lease an area of Isle of Wight 

Michigan boat school builds rowboat for Navy's famed USS Constitution Students at the Great Lakes Boat Building School were commissioned by the crew of the U.S.S. Constitution to build a Cornish Pilot Gig, a project they 

Bath museum's student boatbuilding program receives $10000 gift BATH, Maine — Maine Maritime Museum's Discovery Boatbuilding program will commemorate its 20th anniversary this year with an additional ..

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Boat Building News

Portsmouth News
Sponsorship can help fund young boatbuilders in Portsmouth
SPONSORS are being sought to help change the lives of unemployed young people by giving them the chance to learn traditional boatbuilding skills.
Boat building jobs initiative is launched in Limerick on wave of optimism
Sea Scouts new boat A NEW jobs and boat building initiative for unemployed young people has been launched on a wave of optimism in Limerick.
Building a better boatyard: Group focuses on practices, placement Building a better boatyard: Group focuses on practices, placement ... There's still a 45-boat waiting list in Ilwaco's boatyard, Green said, and the Port ..
  16th Annual CFCC Boat Show Celebrates the Craft of Boat Building WILMINGTON -- It was a celebration of the craft of boat building at the 16th Annual Cape Fear Community College Boat Show. The show included .

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Boat Building News

The Landing School announces the development of a merit-based scholarship
Headquartered in Arundel, Maine, The Landing School is a full-time post-secondary school that blends education in modern yacht design, boat ...
My Weekend: Dickie Bannenberg
Dickie learned yacht design from his father, Jon, about whom he has now written the book Jon Bannenberg: A Life of Design (Julian Calder, £100).
Maritime Museum to present formal plan for new boat building school to Kingston Planning Board 
KINGSTON >> The Hudson River Maritime Museum expects to open its new boat building school this September in the former Rosita's Restaurant ...

Boat building News

New Jersey Marina Worker Injured In Explosion

 An explosion and fire that injured a man at a marina in Brick Township, New Jersey, occurred because of a buildup of gas vapors before he used a heat gun.