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Friday, May 10, 2013

Boat Building News

From the Boathouse: Remembering a visionary vessel designer
Coastline Pilot
He will be missed in the boating community, and the family has asked that in lieu of flowers, well-wishers make a donation to a charity such as the Catalina Island Conservancy or the Zoological Society of San Diego. On another note, the weather and sea ...


Starting a trend: Custom boat builders focus on paddle boards
Manisteenews
Four years ago when Ken Scarpace and Mike Iseringhausen were attending Great Lakes Boat Building School in the Upper Peninsula town of Cedarville, they pledged to start their own boat shop. They are now operating StockBoardCo in a former industrial ...


NMMA Releases New US Economic Impact Report at American Boating Congress
Boating Industry
On May 8-9, 2013 the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) is releasing updated economic impact data for the recreational boating industry during the American Boating Congress. The update reflects 2012 data across the United States and ...


Beckson Marine welcomes new President
Boating Industry
Beginning his career at Beckson Marine in 1990 as an inside sales rep, Steve Anschutz has been promoted to president. Incorporated in 1979, the company has only had one previous president. “I'm very excited to take on this new role at Beckson,” said ...


Tartan Yachts to Build 20 Boats for 2014 Gay Games
Cruising World
Tartan Yachts will provide an entire fleet of boats for the 2014 Gay Games, the world's largest sporting and cultural event organized by and specifically for LGBT athletes, artists, and musicians. It's the first time in the Games' history that an ..


Solar-powered boat makes her debut
Apalachicola Times
On Saturday, April 20, those who attended the Florida State University Marine Lab Open House got a glimpse of the future. Discretely moored across the canal from the new research boat Apalachee was Carter Quillan's “ship of imagination,” the Archemedes.


 Festival keeps boat building alive
Daily Comet (blog)
The Bateaux de Bois Festival, sponsored by the Friends for Traditional Louisiana Boat Building, is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the Center for Traditional Louisiana Boat Building, 202 Main St., Lockport. The festival will have live


Head to the waterfront for a day of fun at the Seattle Maritime Festival
The Seattle Times
Industry teams will face off in a boatbuilding competition. Boatbuilding will start at 9 a.m. The teams will race their creations off Pier 66 starting at 4 p.m.. Seattle is known for great chowder and the competition's on to get your vote at the ..
 


ABC 2013: Former Yamaha president receives top manufacturer award
Trade Only Today
It was Smith who encouraged Dyskow to get involved in the Center for Coastal Conservation, a coalition of advocates from the recreational boating and fishing communities dedicated to promoting sound marine conservation. Dyskow echoed that call on ...


  Canados adds new yacht to their product range
Superyacht Times
Canados has added a new yacht to their product range. The Canados 106 will fill the gap between the successful 86 and the 120 launched last year. She features exterior and naval architecture by the Canados Design Team, while Cristiano Gatto Design was 


 MEPs close deal with Council on safer, greener watercraft
The FINANCIAL
09/05/2013 07:08 (12:09 minutes ago). The FINANCIAL -- A provisional deal on updated watercraft rules to make them safer and greener was struck by MEPs and Irish EU presidency negotiators on Wednesday.


Alloy Yachts and Yachting Development win big at World Superyacht Awards
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
“New Zealand boat builders such as Alloy Yachts and Yachting Developments have an on-going ability to produce workmanship that is recognised by their international peers as the ultimate standard of achievement. “Their success highlights the strength of  


Baglietto launches new 44 meter superyacht Monokini
World Interior Design Network
Italian ship yard Baglietto has launched the new 44 meter superyacht Monokini, which is designed by the Italian designer Francesco Paszkowski and in-house Naval Architecture. Related Image. Suppliers to this sector. Barrisol - Normalu SAS · Surface ...
 

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