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Sunday, June 28, 2015

Boat Building News

Boat building students launch their new vessels in Lyme Regis
Eight vessels were launched at the Lyme Regis slipway last week as pupils from the Boat Building Academy braved the high winds in front of a packed ...
 
Coast Guard explains how it spends it boating safety money
The contractor sends inspectors to visit manufacturers, dealers and boat shows to make sure they are complying with safety rules. In FY 14, they ...
Naval Architect - Luxury Yacht
This is a chance to work with one of Europe's leading Yacht Design/Manufacturing companies. My clients build yachts ranging from 30m to 80m for ...
 
  Barge builder embraces stability Running a shipping and boat-building company in Indiana sounds about as logical as putting a fish farm in Death Valley. But there's nothing .
 
  Blohm+Voss: A New Plan For The Superyacht Sector
The yacht division will be based in Hamburg with the aim to bring all of the unrivalled naval architecture, ship theory, project management and ...
 
  USA. NMEA now offers Marine Electronics Installer and NMEA 2000 Training Courses Online
... installation manuals, give yet another level of technical information for the manufacturer, installer, distributor, dealer, boat builder and retailer.".
 
  Cadillac boat manufacturer building strong relationship with French owners
About a year ago, Rec Boat Holdings found itself in a similar situation. Instead of learning about a person, the boat manufacturer was learning about its ...
 
  DCB Performance Boats
While most performance-boat manufacturers have turned to building center-consoles to keep their doors open, DCB Performance Boats is still turning ...
 
  Metal Shark Boats signs first contract with U.S. Coast Guard
Right now we are building 500 votes for the Coast Guard, another 80 boat contract for the U.S. Navy and then also for the Navy a 300 boat target boat ...
 
  Baja Marine building center consoles for marine police departments
“AMH's commercial business is doing very well this year as a nice supplement to our consumer boat-building operations.” The company said AMH ...
 
  Tax breaks ahoy! NJ sales tax limit on luxury yachts sails through Legislature
A bill (S2784) to cap the amount of sales tax New Jersey can collect on boat purchases at $20,000 coasted through both the state Senate, where it ...

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Boat Building News

Boat maker Nautique announces $8 million expansion
Nautique Boat Company and owner Correct Craft announced plans for the expansion Tuesday, where they will add a new building an upgrade space ...
 
  Garmin® Certified as Official Supplier to Independent Boat Builders Incorporated (IBBI)
Its members are known for building high quality, dependable boats – two traits that Garmin prides itself in as well,” said David Dunn, Garmin's senior ...
 
The father of the Higgins Boat
He began building these boats as a sideline to his lumber business. ... Quite a tribute for a boat-builder who grew up 1500 miles from the nearest ...
 
  Jeanerette company to build patrol boats for Vietnam's coast guard
Though they may not be fully aware of it, the 248 employees of south Louisiana boat builder Metal Shark will play a role in a geopolitical chess match ...
 
Great Lakes Boat Building School graduates look toward the future
The 2015 class of the Great Lakes Boat Building School in Cedarville heard an important message from keynote speaker Lance Wilson Friday ...
 
Utah Department of Natural Resources offers timely boating safety tips Ty Hunter, manager of the boat safety program for the Utah Department of Natural Resources, was a guest Thursday on KVNU's For the People .
  Brunswick chairman sees bright future for Flagler County plant On a dollar volume it will be the largest boat plant in the world. What are the criteria for the Chairman's Safety Award? We have plants all over the .
 

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Boat Building News

A boon for boat builder: Millennium Marine grows jobs in Eastport
Cory Guimond, a third-generation boat builder and the owner of Millennium Marine, has seen dramatic sales growth since moving operations from ..

USA. IBBI appoints Thetford Marine as preferred supplier
Independent Boat Builders, Inc. (IBBI) has named Thetford Marine a preferred supplier. This is a response to the company consistently providing the ...
 
Boatbuilding Experience
We are seeking candidates with carpentry and boat building experience. Residential commercial construction experience may also qualify. We are ...
 
  USA. The Landing School to Graduate 73 Students
Graduates in the Marine Systems, Yacht Design, Composite Boat Building and Wooden Boat Building programs will hear from speaker Rives Potts, ...
 
USA. Miami City Commission approves key agreements for Boat Show as NMMA sets the record 
The boat show's new home is well underway with construction activity as the city of Miami prepares it for the 2016 boat show. Simultaneously, NMMA ...
 
NMMA accuses opponents of 'mistruths' about Miami show site
Organizers of the Miami International Boat Show are setting the record straight about what they are calling “an aggressive campaign of mistruths” ...
 
 
 

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Boat Building News

Experience boat-building history at Lowell's Boat Shop
Centuries of boat building tradition are brought to life at the shop through the boats it builds, guided tours of collections and boat-building classes.
 
Collision course: ONR testing high-speed planing hulls to better understand wave slam
... seas," said Dr. Carolyn Judge, an associate professor in the U.S. Naval Academy (USNA)'s Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering department, ...
 

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