Boating Safety Is For Life

Saturday, February 27, 2016

Boat Building News

Anchors have been dropped by a new company looking to bring boat building back to Taranaki. The new venture E-fish'n-c Boats is the creation of

Business partner Gerry Hermer with Rebel 16 "Reiver", which has been nominated in the Classic Boat Awards, at The Boatyard in Belaugh. PHOTO ..

The company is building a similar vessel for the Philadelphia district. ... All American Marine recently finished building a similar 62-foot survey boat for ...
The United Marine Manufacturers Association named Seminole Marine Group as the 2015 “Boat Builder of the Year” at its annual conference in St.

Monday, February 22, 2016

Boat Building News

Anyone can take out a rowboat or a pedal boat, but you'll need prior ... The mission at the Center for Wooden Boats is "touch, build, sail, and learn.
  Ben Colman, of South Boats, said: "In order to meet Iceni's delivery requirement we had to build her in Great Yarmouth. We have a full order book at 

Washington Sea Grant, WSU Jefferson County Extension and the Northwest School of Wooden Boatbuilding are cosponsoring a diesel engine .
A cool head, safety training and a decision to keep survival suits handy kept Martin d'Entremont and his crew alive when things went terribly wrong on ...
A BOAT company has been fined after an engine hatch closed on a boat builder and trapped him. RF Composites Limited, based in Fareham, pleaded ...
Evinrude added 31 new boat manufacturer partners in North America since the introduction of its E-TEC G2 high-horsepower outboards in June 2014, ..
  Water sports boat manufacturer Nautique announced its continued partnership with GM Marine Engine Technology as the presenting sponsor of the ..
  HARTFORD — An Italian manufacturer has tapped state assistance in its purchase of a Farmington company. Pietro Rosa TBM, which makes

Friday, February 12, 2016

Boat Building News

His love affair with boats led to the position of Donzi Marine general ... The boat-builder was drawn to Thomasville, because he likes the town and

Although she agrees that the specialist skills of naval architects may appear niche, Emily explains that they can be applied in many different projects.
Gulf Craft , the world's innovative builder of luxury yachts and leisure boats, has served the aspirations of passionate seafarers for more than three ...

The International Boat Builders' Exhibition & Conference, known as IBEX, has announced that it has chosen to convene at the Tampa Convention

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Boat Building News

LED Navigation Lights Marine Safety Alert!

Are your nav lights, or other lighting, creating danger?
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USCG Nav LIGHTS Improper LED and ROPE light_1

Courtesy USCG
The LED rope lighting beneath the rubrail obscures the green sidelight. Also, the green LED light itself may not be USCG approved--look for documentation when buying a new boat or replacing lights on older boats.

Monday, February 1, 2016

Boating Building News

The American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) has recently partnered with MYMIC Training Technologies, a company that provides safety audits and ..

Kelowna's Campion Boats has weathered a storm that's left it the only fibreglass boat manufacturer in Canada. Owner Brock Elliot chalks it up to good ..

“Through the program we can build a pipeline between students, and their ... during their educational tour through SeaRay Boats assembly building.
One only has to visit Hobart's Australian Wooden Festival to realise how many fine craft, many built in Tasmanian by great craftsmen from the State's ...
“The idea that men will be more suited to naval architecture as they are generally more spatially capable is a little outdated: while some men might be ...
Fairline is a global brand and specialises in the design, engineering, manufacture and distribution of luxury boats in the 38 to 80 feet range. Under its .
Curtin began building boats as a child in Massachusetts. He and his father bought a boat kit in 1953. “The kit cost $93. You had to build it.” Earlier, he ..