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Saturday, December 31, 2016

Boat Building News


Have a happy, prosperous and Safe Boating New Year.


Pakistan's largest fish harbor at Karachi, where a 'Boat Building Yard (BBY)' exits, who ever goes there will find thousands of boats are stationing ...
 
Finished boats await shipping at the Scout Boats facility in Summerville. Dorchester County is home to four boat manufacturers: Key West Boats, Scout ..
RAI Amsterdam has purchased a 50 percent stake in IBEX from WoodenBoat Publications Inc., publisher of Professional BoatBuilder magazine and ...
 
In Asia Pacific, in recent years, the development of new boat building industries in China, South Korea, and other Oceanic countries has been a major ..
Ranger Boats announced a new line of pontoon boats for 2017: Reata by ... systems and thicker, extended side panels for added safety and comfort.
This winter, the crew at John Williams Boat Company in Hall Quarry is ... Nevins was a master boatbuilder out of City Island, N.Y., from 1907 to 1949.
 
Peterson is a yacht design and boatbuilding student at The Landings School in Arundel, Maine. Growing up in Arizona, 7,000 feet above sea level, ...
 
Boatbuilding across the state is seeing higher customer demand, with many boatbuilders developing new products and innovations. One such builder ...
  The people of Windward have been hand-building traditional island boats for generations with native timbers and simple hand tools, the lines and ..
 
“Take the Helm” is a boat-building program designed to engage high school students in a hands-on, skill-based enrichment program that uses the art ..

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Boat Building News

MERRY CHRISTMAS - HAPPY HANUKAH

Peterson is a yacht design and boatbuilding student at The Landing School ... “With a high demand for qualified builders, designers and technicians, ..

 
The boat also will be a safety or chase boat for the Rondout Rowing Club, Kingston Sailing Club's Youth Sailing Program and Kingston High School ...
 
 
Once the norm in boat building in decades past, other firms building wooden boats moved on to more modern materials like aluminium, and fibreglass.

Friday, December 23, 2016

Boating Building News


Board members of Grow Boating, the National Marine Manufacturers Association's Boat, Engine, and Marine Component and Accessory Division


MTI, founded in 1983, is a family owned dedicated boat-hauling company that services the nation's largest manufacturer of luxury pontoon boats and ..

 
“Six Dutch boat-building students and their instructor are already beavering away over 17,000 kms from their homes in Amsterdam and Rotterdam, ...
 
This December class was the first time students were building canoes ... “Building a boat that is culturally indigenous to where we live and play is .

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Boat Building News


Late in September Meercat Workboats delivered two new build vessels: ... Jason Coltman said he was glad to back in the boatbuilding business.
 
The plant was producing commodity plywood but had the potential to make higher value specialty plywood that could be used for siding, boat building ...
  SMYRNA, N.C. -- A 7th grade class at Down East Middle School in Carteret County is using science, technology, engineering and math to dig deep .
 
Founded in 1995, UMMA represents more than 90 boat builder member companies that build over 20,000 boats annually. The Supplier of the Yea
 
  Ferretti Group on Building Yachts for the Chinese Owner ... “This year we are again present at the boat show in Sanya which is still considered a very ..
 
 
DECEMBER 21, 2016 —Safe Boats International welcomed members of the Israel Marine Police to its Bremerton, WA, shipyard this week to inspect ...
 
Chris-Craft, a revered boat manufacturer known for its high-end boats, ... Today, prospects are looking up and the company is seeking Manatee .

Monday, December 19, 2016

Boat Building News


The St. Thomas-based boat manufacturer has landed a $5.4 million deal to build two highly specialized, seabed scouring vessels for the Canadian ...
 
 
Boating is popular on the wealth of waters in the Inland Northwest. ... Boater Education-Safety, for educating new or current boaters on water safety.
 
In this position, she is the OEM account manager for seven boat builders and Volvo Penta's top 60 boat dealers, including the recent Top 100 number ...
 
 
“New Brunswick has a rich history of boat building and a rich history in the fishing industry,” Doucet said. “The whole boat building trade is what New ...
 
Boatbuilder Heber Guthrie of Gloucester, center, instructs Down East Middle School seventh-graders Zachary Spell, left, and Josef Lawrence, right, .
 
 
The American Boat Builders & Repairers Association has announced the schedule and details for its 2017 annual meeting and symposium, which will ...
 
The UK warranty is uplift from the standard manufacturer's 2 year warranty to provide even more peace of mind, including travel to and from your boat.
 
 

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Boat Building News


Now Beneteau, one of the world's leaders in yacht design, has developed the first production monohull with foils. While the the Figaro Beneteau 3 is


Pierce got his start in the boat-building business in 1971 when he and Jan launched Bass Cat out of their two-car garage in Mountain Home, not far ..

 
An exhibit highlighting the work of yacht designers W. Starling Burgess and C. Raymond Hunt opens Friday at the New Bedford Whaling Museum with ..


The first boats to hit the water are Revolt 31X's powered by twin Mercury Racing 400R Verado outboards. Mercury said Revolt founder John ...

Saturday, December 17, 2016

Boat Building News


Bufflehead's build began in earnest in November 2014, after the logs sat ... in Arundel, Maine, where he honed his skills as a wooden-boat builder.
 
The New Bedford Whaling Museum will be exploring how C. Raymond Hunt and W. Starling Burgess influenced the evolution of yacht design in an ..
 
The company was maintained on Friday, January 15 by RBC Capital ... The Company's boat offerings include fiberglass pleasure boats, yachts and
 
  QY-Research-Groups7 A patrol boat is a relatively small naval vessel generally designed for coastal defense duties. There have been many designs ..
 
 
The Wise Company, Inc. will expand its current facility in Savannah, TN, creating 74 new jobs over the next two years. The boat seat manufacturer ...
 
 
BOAT RESTORATION SPECIALIST Coeur d' Alene Custom Wood Boats, a world class wooden boat manufacturer, repair, and restoration company in ...
 
  nienowmatthew400x400 When Matthew Nienow '05 enrolled in the Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding, he didn't expect to finish with his first ..
 
  The national boating advocacy, services and safety group has voiced its concern for the significant potential for misfueling, putting boaters at risk by .

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Boat Building News


The institutional investor owned 23,986 shares of the company's stock after ... Brunswick Corporation (Brunswick) is a designer, manufacturer and ... to boat builders, including Brunswick's Boat segment, or through marine retail .


George M. Irvine Jr., a pioneer in fiberglass hull construction and a leader in the fabrication of hardtops and tuna and marlin towers for sportfishing ...


”The boat building industry is estimated at R1.5billion per annum contribution to GDP, with 95% of product being exported,” she said. “Our global niche


The Optimist sailboat was added in the 1990s. The 8 foot dinghies were built by Johnson Boat Works of White Bear Lake. The skipper is Owen Harrod ...
 
15 grownups can learn to make a wooden 1/8-scale half-hull model, under the guidance of Tom Regan, the BoatShop's resident boat restoration ..


The Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA) has elected John Hatley PE, Vice President, Americas, and Director of Market Shaping, Wärtsilä
 
... vessel management; vessel construction, and naval architecture through its Jensen Maritime subsidiary; government services, and petroleum and


The updated design and building code for large yachts and passenger yachts will include annexes like helicopter landing pads and will consolidate ...
 
Nov 30, 2016 — At the Maritime Academy of Toledo, students learn basics like math and English. They also take classes on boatbuilding. On a fall day ..

Sunday, November 27, 2016

Boat Building News


The MSRC is an industry-university partnership, involving Strathclyde's Department of Naval Architecture, Ocean & Marine Engineering, Royal ...
 
The new facilities and services will create growth opportunities for current staff and will bring in skilled technicians, boat builders, yard personal, sales 
 
 
Metal Shark, the Louisiana boatbuilder, is building four more ferries to like those built by Horizon; they'll all appear identical with the exception of three ...
 
 
A Blyth-based boatbuilding company has acquired an Essex-based designer and manufacturer of military workboats and vessels out of administration ...
 
Jim Bittle of Central Point, owner of Willie Boats, Inc., in Medford, has been nominated by Gov. Kate Brown to replace Jason Atkinson of Jacksonville ...
  The late Henry A. Scheel of Rockport was one of America's most respected naval architects and yacht designers. During his long and distinguished ..
 
 
The 475 Panacea and 475 Sport Yacht are currently Intrepid's largest models. ... He noted that other boatbuilders “bring two to three new models to the ...
 
  Berthon owner and managing director Brian May picked up the Best Apprenticeship and Training Scheme award at the 2016 Boat Builder Awards on 

Larson, a 100-year-old boat builder, said it will stop producing its Triumph boats all together but will relocate the production of its Larson, Larson FX, ..

Saturday, November 26, 2016


Marquis and Carver Yachts are currently being built here. Parmentier says after Larson Boat Group's 100-year history in Little Falls Minnesota, Pulaski ...
 
 
After restoring a wooden sailboat in 1994 with the help of locals steeped in traditional boatbuilding skills, Khan became enamored with old-world ...
 
U.S.-based manufacturers were recognized with two category wins and three honorable mentions at the second annual Boat Builder Awards, held ...
 
 
Larson Boat Group is moving its operations from Little Falls to another company site in Pulaski, Wis., but officials hope the Little Falls site won't be ...
 
The Tartan management team, led by Rob Fuller and Tim Jackett, said it has acquired the exclusive manufacturing, development, marketing and 
 
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Assistant Curator Richard Scofield poses in front of a lighthouse, just one of the many spectacular sites in St.