Mon, 17 Dec, 2012 08:38 AM PST
The Tiliakos Boat Building Company completed a pilot
boat for the St. Simons Island harbor. December 13, 1962 The deaths of
five dolphins on Amelia Island beaches since Thanksgiving left
researches puzzled and searching for answers.
Boat sales jump 10% this year
Fueling the growth in new boat sales are purchases in the 15- to 26-foot range, which make up 96 percent of the 12.4 million boats registered in the U.S., according to the NMMA. While the numbers are up in almost every segment of the industry, the
Malaysia billionaire invests in Italian yacht maker Wider
Dec 18 (Reuters) - Malaysian billionaire Sri Lim Kok Thay, whose luxury
empire spans casinos and cruise liners, is to buy half of yacht maker Wider to expand into a fast-growing market in Asia, the founder of the Italian company said on Tuesday.
The 2013 Singapore Yacht Show Gets Extended
Andy Treadwell, managing director of the Singapore Yacht Show, says his team acknowledges the high cost and logistical effort of bringing a vessel and an exhibition team to a Yacht Show, and the date extension will allow both exhibitors and visitors to
Pressure on for a Super Bowl Boat Show
Miami-Dade's tourism bureau faces more pressure to endorse holding the 2016 Super Bowl during the Miami International Boat Show and drop objections that there aren't enough hotel rooms in the Miami area to handle both events. On Tuesday the mayor
Glen Raven Sponsors Marine Design Challenge at N.C. State University
Wed, 19 Dec, 2012 08:32 AM PST
Fashion Design Students Target Female Consumers With Design
Innovations for Enhanced Boating Enjoyment(PRWEB) December 19, 2012
While boating may appear to be a male dominated sport, research studies
show that it's women who often drive buying decisions for watercraft purchases and upgrades. With this bit of consumer research in hand, Glen Raven recently sponsored a Marine Design Challenge ...
Bay City boat builder, sailor Jan C. Gougeon dies at 67
Wed, 19 Dec, 2012 01:50 PM PST
Jan Gougeon discovered his passion in life when he started sailing. He never looked back.