Boatbuilding Booms as More Americans Take to the
sales of new power and sailboats increased 10.7 percent in 2012 to
163,245, demonstrating a post-recession recovery for the industry. (Note
that this number includes inboard, outboard, sterndrive, jet and sail boats). New powerboat (inboard
Gunboat International leading NC boat-building rally
The Dare County native, who helped his father and grandfather build boats
with wood and fiberglass, now supervises teams that work with foam
cores, resin and carbon fiber to make catamaran sailboats. “This is the
most highly engineered boat I've ever
Smith Mountain Lake man's steam boat build a step back in time
Smith Mountain Lake man's steam boat build
a step back in time. Mark White is building a steam-powered boat at his
home at Smith Mountain Lake, a project an associate calls "an
engineering marvel." SAM OWENS | The Roanoke Times. Mark White stands ..
A Wee Boat, a Grand Scheme
Cape May County Herald (press release)
this will be the impetus to set youthful minds ablaze whether
handcrafting the boat, creating its oars, writing about it, learning the
history of local boatbuilding or calculating navigational directions and speeds in a math class. Maloney told
E15 gas dangerous for local boaters, warns association
to the MBIA and National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA),
problems that can occur because of misfueling include an overheated
engine, stalling, drivability issues, tank corrosion and potential
danger to boaters who are on the water ...
2013 ICOMIA/IFBSO Congress News
first two days of Congress consisted of various committee meetings
including the first gathering of ICOMIA's new committees: "Grow Boating," which examines current campaigns dedicated to growing recreational boating globally and the "Exporters ...
Why They Build Mega Yachts In Central China — An Economic Mystery Story
But even they have taken a hit over the last five years, or so says Brad Bean, the managing director of Dynasty Yachts in Wuhan, China, which is a division of the Miami based Megayacht Group. Bean is a 35-year veteran of the yacht business, with a ...
Engineering students ready for national concrete canoe competition
RENO -- The University of Nevada, Reno's concrete canoe
team will hold one last training session at the Sparks Marina Saturday
morning before leaving Sunday to compete in the 2013 National Concrete Canoe Competition June 20-22, 2013, at the ...
Boat builder cuts hours to survive tough times
A mid north coast boat builder
says his company is struggling due to the high Australian dollar and
stiff international competition. The family company Stebercraft has
operated out of the Manning Valley near Taree since 1947. It produces