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Saturday, August 31, 2013

Boat Building News

Build it and they will — float?Republican Journal
Photo by: Ken Waltz David Magliato of Bile Builders in the NationalBoatbuilding Challenge Aug. 17 during the Belfast Harbor Fest, sponsored by the Belfast ...
USA. The Landing School receives grant from the Collectors ...BYM News (press release)
Founded in 1978, The School's inaugural program focused on Wooden BoatBuilding. Today, the school has grown to incorporate diploma and Associate's ...
 Choppy waters: Import penetration will limit growth despite renewed ...Fort Mills Times
The Personal Watercraft Manufacturing industry is dominated by popular ... This industry manufactures personal recreational watercraft that riders can ride or ..
 Cast Off to the 37th Annual Wooden Boat Festival September
He'll be offering an expanded seminar on September 5th. Or try your hand in the EdensawBoatbuilding Challenge where teams compete for the coveted $1000 ...

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Boat Building News

The end of an era for the canoe
Mohawk Canoes manufactures 16 different models of open boats at their headquarters on Dodds Avenue in downtown Chattanooga. (Photo: ...
Conference highlights UK funding for boat composites Reinforced Plastics
Renewed activity in boat building and increasing confidence in the use of composites means the marine composites market is witnessing a positive growth rate ...

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Boat Building News

Meetings & Events

Industry Responds to Javits Center Scheduling Controversy

August 19, 2013By: Jena Tesse Fox

Over the past several weeks, various industry associations have sounded off regarding the controversy surrounding the New York Boat Show at New York City’s Jacob Javits Convention Center. Governor Andrew Cuomo decided to move the show, which had been scheduled for late December to late January.Because of the shift, five other shows--the New York International Gift Fair (now known as NY NOW), Business Journal's MRket Show, Texworld Show, the National Retail Federation Show, and the Action Sports Wear and Street Wear Show-Agenda--that had booked space at the Center also had to be moved.
A story in Crain’s suggested that a reversal on the decision might be forthcoming, but even a strongly worded editorial in Forbes has not convinced the governor or the Convention Center authorities to change their minds. And industry insiders are beginning to speak ou

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