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Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Boat Building News

Show Potential Customers Your Expertise!
Join the 3,000+ ABYC Certified Technicians around the country dedicated to their trade! Through a new consumer microsite and national advertising, ABYC is actively educating boaters about the importance of ABYC Certification when looking for marine service professionals.
ABYC Diesel Engine Certification 
This certification course covers diesel engine theory of operation, troubleshooting and marine specific installation requirements. Attendees with formal marine engine manufacturer training will learn additional information only addressed by ABYC Standards. Register today! 
August 23-25, 2017
Anacortes, Washington
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ABYC Marine Systems Certification 
This 4 day course is designed for the marine professional with at least 3 - 5 years’ experience working with marine systems design, installation or repair and will provide the student with a comprehensive and focused look at the key ABYC standards.
September 18-21, 2017
Port Hadlock, Washington
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ABYC/NMEA Combined Training
This 4 day training event will focus two of the days on ABYC marine electrical standards and training, and two days on NMEA marine electronics standards and training. Attendees will earn 3 certifications. Register today!
September 26-29, 2017
Bellevue, Washington
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ABYC Marine Electrical Certification
This certification course is designed for the marine professional with at least 3 - 5 years’ experience working with marine electrical system design, installation or repair and will provide the student with a comprehensive and focused look at the key ABYC standards. Register today!
October 23-26, 2017 
Vancouver Island, BC
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ABYC Marine Corrosion Certification
Successful completers of this certification program and exam will have a good understanding of all of the various types of corrosion and be able to perform a thorough corrosion analysis on boats of all types. Register today!
November 13-16, 2017
Everett, Washington
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View ABYC's Class Calendar online to see the full list of upcoming classes. Questions? Contact Sandy Brown at 410-990-4460 x101 or
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Friday, July 7, 2017

Boat Building News

The National Boating Safety Advisory Council operates under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act and was established under the ...
MYSTIC — People who like wooden boats, and the people who build them, converged in Mystic Seaport Friday for the first day of the 26th Annual ...
Josh Fulp and Bobby Staab just can't stop winning the series of National Boatbuilding Challenges, which are held in Maine, South Carolina, North ...
  THE builders of an all-weather rescue boat restricted from operating in rough seas and strong winds are being sued by the State Government, more

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Boat Building News

MYSTIC — People who like wooden boats, and the people who build them, converged in Mystic Seaport Friday for the first day of the 26th Annual ...
For many designers and builders, it began with their canoe designs. These brilliant Canadian boat builders and designers like Ditchburn, ...
  The 40-year-old custom-built boat manufacturing company is currently exploring environmental issues with the site for its new manufacturing plant,

The Plymouth-based yacht builder is set to take on more staff after overseas sales went into overdrive following last year's EU referendum result.
Malibu Boats, Inc. ( NASDAQ : MBUU) ("Malibu" or the "Company") announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Cobalt ...
  The partnership program takes boatbuilding out of the workshop and straight to the kids. Urban Boatbuilders sends tools, materials, and an instructor ..
  The company, headquartered 30 miles north of Minneapolis, employed 225 people and purchased a majority of its boat building materials from local ..

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Boat Building News

EASTON, Md. - Back in March, 47 ABC covered a set of teens in Easton participating in an after school program, which lets them be a part of a hands ...
Recently √Član put to sail Luna, the Valentine Punt he built absolutely from scratch. And among those standing on shore at the Baltimore Wooden Boat ...
  Bouyant boat builder enjoys 50th anniversary spectactular. Representatives of Mick George present �1,500 to the British Heart Foundation, 

This first session of Hands On Boats will be led by boat builder Nate Piper and Graham McKay, boat builder and trained marine archaeologist.
The Hudson River Maritime Museum in Kingston, N.Y., hosted a boat-building competition on Saturday, June 24, 2017. DAILY FREEMAN / TANIA ...

Boat Building News

The USCG is seeking comments from the public and boat manufacturers on ;

Evaluation of Existing Coast Guard Regulations, Guidance Documents, Interpretative Documents, and Collections of Information
 We are seeking comments on Coast Guard regulations, guidance documents, and interpretative documents that you believe should be repealed, replaced, or modified. Also, we welcome your comments on our approved collections of information, regardless of whether the collection is associated with a regulation. We are taking this action in response to Executive Orders 13771, Reducing Regulation and Controlling Regulatory Costs; 13777, Enforcing the Regulatory Reform Agenda; and 13783, Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth. We plan to use your comments to assist us in our work with the Department of Homeland Security's Regulatory Reform Task Force.

Comments and related material must be received by the Coast Guard on or before July 10, 2017.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Boat Building News

The idea for the boat build event came from a guest at the resort who recently lost her father to Alzheimer's and wanted to celebrate his life and love of ...
The Boatbuilding Challenge is coming to the Rondout on Saturday, June 24. This new event will be the featured attraction at the Hudson River ...

Monday, June 26, 2017

Boat Building News

The city's incentive will not exceed $120,000 over a three-year period as the boat builder expects to add up to 150 new jobs with about 80 of those .

Willow Daymond is one of the teenagers learning to build boats at Cullen Sea School. Also pictured: Rosie Pye, sea school secretary.

Boston transplant Robert “Bob” Rowe believes Fort Lauderdale is the perfect launch pad for his new luxury living vessel, the Luxuria. On any given 

Nineteen students graduated from the institute, each earning a bachelor of science degree in naval architecture and marine engineering. Photo Credit: ..
  Cooke Aquaculture employees gather at the boat building yard to mark the occasion of the keel laying. From left to right: Tommy Ridland, Eric .
This follows the burning down of boat manufacturer Samarai Plastics which is the distributor of Yamaha boats in the country last year in Milne Bay.
“The Kracor employees will help us supply rotational molded parts and integrated fuel tank systems to boat builder customers and Yamaha's internal ...
  Breaking down the new members by division, eight companies joined the boat manufacturer division. Eight companies in the marine accessories and ..
  Paul Miller, event chairman and associate professor of Naval Architecture for the United States Naval Academy, said this year's race was memorable,

Friday, June 23, 2017

Boat Building News

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Monday, Cape Coral city leaders will consider offering incentives to a boat manufacturer looking to expand. Nor-tech Hi ..

The National Marine Representatives Association awarded its 2017 NMRA Maritime Trades Scholarship of $3,000 to Rowan Schatz of Bennington,

Raymarine will again be the headline sponsor of the Boat Builder Awards in Amsterdam, held by International Boating Industry and RAI and organized ...
The Transportation Safety Board is making three recommendations to improve passenger safety, following its investigation into the 2015 ...
  SANFORD — It took many hands to lift the rowing skiff from its perch atop the car it that carried it to Number One Pond boat launch. It took many hands .
Naknek's Fishy Fabrications takes on skiff building this spring ... He has been building and repairing boats since the mid-90s, but he says opening a ...
SOUTHWEST HARBOR, Maine — Maine boat designer and builder Art Paine will give an illustrated talk on “The Building of the Dory Rose” at 5:30 ...
If the news that Louisiana-based boatbuilder Metal Shark is ramping up production to build an inventory of stock vessels, with the goal of reducing ...
Organizers said the 2017 International BoatBuilders' Exhibition & Conference will be more accessible for international participants through two new ...