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Concerns Over Yacht Safety
New York Times
NICE — When the award-winning luxury motor yacht Yogi sank off a Greek island on Feb. 17, the yachting
community was shocked. Built last year at the Turkish shipyard
Proteksan-Turquoise, the 60-meter, or 197-foot, Camper & Nicholsons
boat won the
Anacortes yacht builder fined $48000 over hazardous waste
BELLEVUE – An Anacortes yacht
builder faces a $48000 Department of Ecology (Ecology) fine for failing
to properly store and dispose of hazardous wastes. An accompanying
order requires specific steps the company must take to come into
Discover Cutting-Edge Yachts, Jet Pack Demonstrations and BMWs; There's a Lot ...
PR.com (press release)
The largest collection of big yachts
west of the Mississippi is returning to Newport Beach for the biggest
in-the-water boat show in the West: the 39th annual Newport Boat Show,
April 19-22 at Lido Marina Village. Newport Beach, CA, April 19, ...
A boat is a hole in the water to pour life into
When he was 19, he started Varsity Cycles, where he would design and build
some of the finest racing bikes in the world. He was 36 when he closed
Varsity - he was burnt out, he said - but he still builds custom bikes
for select customers today.
A Boat Builder From Monaco Is Revolutionizing The Yacht Industry
Thu, 19 Apr 2012 07:37 AM PDT
Yachts are getting boring. While they are opulent, luxurious, and
relaxing, radical innovation seems to have passed the industry by in
some respects. But one boatyard in the south of France is looking to
change all of that.
Boat dealers see sales rising ahead of Greenwich show
Danbury News Times
Shoppers at the Greenwich Boat Show, which took place April 1-3 of 2011. This year's show starts on Saturday at 49 River Rd. in Cos Cob. Admission is free. Photo: Contributed Photo / Stamford Advocate Contributed Greenwich Boat Show Beacon Point Marine ..
China introduces futuristic super yacht
The engineering masterpiece, the Adastra yacht, looks more like a spacecraft than an actual vehicle.John Shuttleworth Yacht Designs The massive vessel's unique triple hull design — also known as a "trimaran" — was created with speed, fuel efficiency, ..
Pursuit enters sport yacht market
LUCIE COUNTY — Pursuit Boats is announcing plans to deliver a sport yacht
powered exclusively by Yamaha Outboards to market in early fall. "Our
goal is to leverage our strengths in design, engineering and
manufacturing along with our reputation for ...
Senator Kerry visits Marblehead boat manufacturer
Thu, 19 Apr 2012 18:55 PM PDT
Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry recently visited the Marblehead
headquarters of Ribcraft, the manufacturer of professional-grade, rigid
inflatable boats for first responders, military agencies and
Antique boat show returning to Hartwell
Anderson Independent Mail
still drives his boat around and is a source of information for club
members and stories." Julie Moore, president of the boat society's Blue
Ridge chapter, said visitors can request boat rides. The festival will
also have a youth boat building ...
It's time to get outside and play, people
There's a boat-building
demonstration by local boat builders starting at 1 pm today. The
Governor Stone, an 1877 two-masted, gaff-rigged schooner, will be on
display at the dock at Riverfront Park in this evening and from 10 am to
4 pm Saturday.
Video: Northern Michigan's Great Lakes Boat Building School - My ...
The Great Lakes Boat Building School, located in Northern Michigan's Les Cheneaux Islands, in one of only five full-scale boat building schools in the country.
Area boaters say they're undeterred by high fuel prices
This sentiment toward the Chain O' Lakes and Fox River is echoed by many boaters
and, some say, they won't be brought down by worries about gas prices.
According to the US Energy Information Administration, regular gasoline
retail prices are predicted ...