How Chris-Craft Weathered the Storm
In 2000, its parent company, Outboard
Marine Corporation, filed for bankruptcy. The following year,
private-equity group Stellican bought Chris-Craft and hired CFO Mark
Poncin to help grow it to its previous glory. “When I first got here we
had 10 ...
2 more historic boats coming to Tall Ships Festival in Cape Charles
Delmarva Daily Times
in 1924, the nearly 63-foot F.D. Crockett is one of only two log-bottom
buyboats built exclusively for power now existing on the bay, and
represents the apex of log boat building on the Chesapeake. Built by the same techniques as the early
Physics students test waters on cardboard boats
Students have nine weeks to design and build their boats.
They are allowed to use only cardboard, duct tape and maybe a little
caulk if the holes are big. They're also allowed to paint the boats. “This isn't usually just paint and we're done with it ...
CEO Corner: Model of a successful boating business - NECN.com
Van Lancker and Deknatel also discuss the business they outsource and the uniqueness of their design and boat building partnership. C. Raymond Hunt designs yachts. Hunt Yachts is a sales company. See the attached video for the full interview.
Boating museum looks for new home
The museum's collection stays in storage for most of the year, and is brought out once a year for its summer boating
festival. The museum also offers occasional boat building and
restoration programs, and displays a few of its boats at Cayuga Lake ...
Boating show returns to New York airwaves - Trade Only Today
Trade Only Today
The educational outreach is a collaboration among New York Sea Grant, the Boating Industries Association of Upstate New York and Your News Now in Syracuse. The first segment will focus on boating apps for smartphones and other electronic devices, ...
The promotion of the yachting industry
Malta Independent Online
One area with excellent potential is the yacht and super yacht
sectors. If we make the right moves now it should be possible for Malta
to considerably increase its market share in this sector. Many new jobs
would be created across different sectors ...
In Build: Cristiano Gatto designed 34M Leopard motoryacht
Yacht Forums (press release)
is a 34-meter Leopard performance motoryacht currently under
construction and it has just been signed for sale. She is a very
open-concept yacht on the interior with views outward enhanced by the large windows to the side and also above. The very .
Co Down boatbuilder reels in export contract
Photo by Aaron McCracken/Harrison PhotographyAnnalong based G Smyth Boats has secured its first export business for a new boat design with research and development support from Invest Northern Ireland. Pictured (L – R) are Carol Keery, Invest NI, and .
Christchurch boat builder vindicated over speedboat deaths
A CHRISTCHURCH boat builder
has been vindicated over the death of a father and daughter on an
estuary in Cornwall. Steve Arkell, owner of Cobra Ribs, said after the
tragedy that killed Nick Milligan and his daughter Emily that there was
no problem with ...
Grady-White game changer promotion to launch at SCIBS - Marine Business
The Grady-White Game Changer Promotion will be launched at this week's Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show,
where the biggest Grady-White in the range, the 360 Express, will makes
its debut. Also on display for the first time in Australia will be ...
Amphibious boat maker turns a profit
Sealegs Corp, which makes amphibious boats,
posted a return to full-year profit after raising prices while sales of
its vessels slipped. Profit was $204,000 in the 12 months ended March
31, from a loss of $1.86 million a year earlier, the Auckland ...
Solar Boat Breaks Speed Record
Switzerland's MS Tûranor PlanetSolar, the world's largest solar boat, has set a new speed record for a transatlantic crossing by solar electric vessel. The boat left from Las Palmas, Spain, on April 25, 2013, and sailed 2,867miles (5,310 kilometers ...
Boat sales drop for third straight month - Trade Only Today
Trade Only Today
Sales of aluminum fishing boats
were up 3.8 percent to 3,365, helping to balance the decline among
pontoons and typifying an up-and-down April pattern among the industry's
main powerboat segments, a group that consists of two aluminum and five
Boat building project builds character for local youth
EXETER — Youth from the Great Bay Charter School (GBeCS) and the Cooperative Middle School have spent the last seven months building a boat in the basement at the New Outlook Teen Center. The teen boat builders and their mentors will push off from .
Gurit to Showcase Composite Solutions for One-Off Boat Builds at Sanctuary ...
Gurit will promote its epoxy laminating resins, adhesives and repair kits, as well as its composite panel boatbuilding
system, at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show taking place in
Gold Coast, Australia between 23 - 26 May on Stand 68. The
Hong Kong Standard
The newest models display the supremacy of British craftsmanship and engineering - and are a testament to top- notch skills in boatbuilding. Princess Yachts, based in the southwest of England and firmly established as one of the most advanced ...
Superyacht in Focus: Imperial Princess
The 40m Imperial Princess is the largest production yacht ever launched in Britain and the largest flagship of the Princess Yachts fleet. From her successful debut at the London Boat Show in 2012 to today, Imperial Princess' distinctive style is truly
Maiden voyage of Chinese-made aluminum alloy yacht - China Daily
The Chinese-made aluminum alloy yacht Tiger Shark leaves on her maiden voyage from Qingdao Olympic Sailing Center on Saturday. The 734-ton yacht is 50 meters long, 10 meters wide and 16 meters high. It can sail continuously for 6,000 nautical miles, .
Toronto man drowns after canoe capsizes on Otonabee River
Kawartha Media Group
According to police, Toronto's Michael Magdaluyo, 23, and six other men were on the river aboard canoes and paddle boats when one of the canoes capsized. Mr. Magdaluyo and a 26-year-old Toronto man fell into the river, about 100 feet from the shore.
Vanquish Boats delivers first 26-foot dual console - Trade Only Today
Trade Only Today
the prototype is delivered today, Huntley says the plan is to begin
building in-house the tooling for the dual console model and have his
first production boat ready for display at the Newport International Boat Show in September. “The economy is