Several stakeholders in the recreational fishing and boating industries released a set of recommendations for the incoming administration and Congress.
Seakeeper will debut the Seakeeper 3, a stabilizer designed for boats between 30 and 39 feet, at the Nov. 3-7 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
Orange Beach (Ala.) Marina was voted 2016’s Best Large Marina.
The 29th annual Yachts Miami Beach will introduce a new look and layout for 2017.
Bellingham Marine designed and built a new visitors’ dock at the USS Arizona Memorial in Honolulu.
The St. Petersburg Power & Sailboat Show, which organizers said is the largest in-water boat show on the Gulf Coast, will return for the 39th year in early December.
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Marine Concepts/Design Concepts said president Matt Chambers is leaving the company, citing family matters.
The recreational marine industry followed double-digit August sales gains with a slow-growth September.
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Changes include a refreshed layout, improved transportation and, for the first time, an admission fee
The global B2B show has added 10,000 square feet of exhibit space for its Nov. 15-17 run and is now called METS Trade
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