Cowes boat builder calls in financial experts
Isle of Wight County Press
Fri, 12 Oct 2012 12:11 PM PDT
A MAJOR British work boat company based on the Isle of Wight has
called in corporate restructuring specialists after running into
financial difficulty despite having multi-million pound orders on its
Ferretti Ties Up with Chinese Bank to Boost Yacht Sales
International Business Times UK
Sat, 13 Oct 2012 02:46 AM PDT
Italian yacht maker Ferretti and Industrial and Commercial Bank of China sign deal to finance potential yacht buyers.
National Sailing Hall of Fame to induct nine members at Southern Yacht Club on ...
Jobson said the Southern Yacht
Club has been a symbol of resilience after its clubhouse burned down
during Hurricane Katrina in 2005 and was damaged earlier this year
during Hurricane Isaac. 2011 inductee Betsy Alison, who will be on hand
for the ...
Organizers work to prepare Boat Show's small city
What began as a handful of boat
enthusiasts meeting in an auditorium is now the size of a small city,
with 20,000 people working daily to spotlight the stars of the five-day
extravaganza: the boats. "It's almost like building the pyramids; you have to
Amphibious vehicle dubbed 'Quadski' to go on sale soon in U.S.
Detroit Free Press
Sun, 14 Oct 2012 15:53 PM PDT
Amphibious vehicles could soon be zooming out of James Bond's garage -
or pond - and into yours. The Quadski - a one-person all-terrain
vehicle that doubles as a personal watercraft - is being billed
by its makers as the first high-speed, commercially available amphibious
vehicle. It's scheduled to go on sale in the U.S. by the end of this
year for around $40,000. Michigan-based Gibbs Sports .
Naval Architect and Marine Engineer Board Exam Results October 2012
Sun, 14 Oct 2012 17:23 PM PDT
Takers of the Naval Architect and Marine Engineer Licensure Examinations held in Manila on October 9-11, 2012 can check the availability of results here.
Wooden Boat Show sails into Georgetown
An annual rite of autumn in Georgetown falls on the third Saturday every October with the Wooden Boat
Show. Entering its 23rd year this weekend, Harbor Historical
Association officials, as well as exhibitors, are equally excited about
this family event ...
The Fossati Group formed to distribute inflatable boats in US and Caribbean ...
Their RIBs feature powder coated aluminum hulls offering boaters
lighter weight, improved performance and greater fuel economy when
compared to traditional fiberglass-hulled boats. “I see incredible
potential for inflatables in the US and Caribbean ...
Obituary: Paul Dahan Sr., 84, of Franklin Township
Hunterdon County Democrat
Mon, 15 Oct 2012 09:41 AM PDT
Paul Dahan Sr. Paul Christian Dahan, Sr. a naval architect
and marine engineer who in the late 1960âs developed and pioneered the
double bottom oil tank ship design, for which held several U.S and
international patents, died at the Hunterdon...