Industry News Feeds

RSS Soundings Trade Only

  • Galeon appoints new dealer December 6, 2019
    Galeon Yachts has appointed Prince William Marine as a U.S. dealer. The Poland-based builder employs more than 1,000 workers at a 250,000-square-foot facility outside Gdansk. "The Galeon brand has seen tremendous growth in the US, and the expansion of our dealer network is proof of continuous ...
    Trade Only Today Editors
  • New hands on deck December 6, 2019
    Cox Outboards names new Customer ServiceCox Powertrain made three new appointments to support its U.S. business and head up its sales and aftersales departments as production of its CXO300 approaches. They joined Cox’s Louisiana distributor, Innovative Diesel Technology, at the International Work ...
    Trade Only Today Editors
  • Dealer sentiment drops back into negative territory December 6, 2019
    Dealer sentiment on current and long-term conditions worsened in November, dropping back into negative territory after moving into the neutral range in October, according to a new survey. The three- to five-year outlook decreased from 51 in October to 41 in November, and the current sentiment ...
    Reagan Haynes

RSS Boating Industry Magazine

  • NMMA seeking entries for MIBS 2020 Innovation Awards December 5, 2019
    NMMA has issued a call for companies to enter new products for the 2020 Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show Innovation Awards. NMMA calls the awards "the industry’s most prestigious honors recognizing manufacturers and suppliers who bring new, innovative products to market." The deadline for entry is Jan. 10, 2020. Full program details and requirements can be […]
    Adam Quandt
  • Lowe Boats names new general manager December 5, 2019
    Lowe Boats has named Greg Falkner as general manager effective immediately.  Falkner joins Brunswick from Harley-Davidson where he worked in a variety of leadership positions since 2001, most recently leading H-D’s Parts and Accessories Product Portfolio where he led a team of category & product managers in the developed and execution of consumer-driven growth plans […]
    Adam Quandt
  • Mercury Marine raises hurricane relief funds through T-shirt sales December 5, 2019
    Mercury Marine announced that proceeds from sales of a special, Bahamas‑themed T‑shirt have resulted in a donation of more than $15,000 to the American Red Cross in support of Hurricane Dorian relief efforts. With a pledge to donate the profits, Mercury began offering the shirt at its apparel website, MercuryDockstore.com, shortly after Dorian hit the […]
    Adam Quandt

RSS Boating Magazine

  • 2020 Bennington 25 QX Fastback December 5, 2019
    Bennington's 25 QX Fastback packs a lot of luxury into a stylishly designed package.
    Boating Tech Team
  • 2020 Bennington 24 R Bowrider Swingback December 5, 2019
    The 24 R Bowrider Swingback doesn’t feel like a typical pontoon, it feels more luxurious and safer.
    Boating Tech Team
  • 2020 PlayCraft PowerToon X-Treme 3000 December 5, 2019
    The Playcraft Powertoon X-treme 3000 was built for performance. It not only has the power and the handling—thanks to the power steering and electronic throttle and shift— but it also has the sporty, performance look. That comes from the powder-coated tubes and rails and the excellent job Playcraft does of giving the exterior and interior […]
    Boating Tech Team

RSS Cruising World

RSS Marine Log

  • Robert Allan awarded AiP for LNG-fueled pushboat December 7, 2019
    Classification society DNV GL has presented Vancouver, B.C., based naval architecture firm Robert Allan Ltd. with an Approval in Principle (AiP) for a natural gas fueled shallow draft pushboat design, the RApide The post Robert Allan awarded AiP for LNG-fueled pushboat appeared first on Marine Log.
    Nick Blenkey
  • Navy awards Austal $9.2 million mod to EPF contract December 7, 2019
    Shipbuilder Austal USA, Mobile, Ala., has been awarded a $9,198,875 modification to a previously-awarded Navy contract. The award covers the immediate procurement of long-lead-time material, engineering and production to support changes to The post Navy awards Austal $9.2 million mod to EPF contract appeared first on Marine Log.
    Nick Blenkey
  • Inland waterways HR guru to speak at TTB 2020 December 6, 2019
    Veteran maritime industry human resources professional Tom Montgomery is among the industry leaders who will be speaking at Marine Log’s upcoming TTB event, to be held at the Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza The post Inland waterways HR guru to speak at TTB 2020 appeared first on Marine Log.
    Marine Log Staff

RSS Motor Boat & Yachting

  • Which V8 outboard? Mercury Verado and Yamaha XTO go head-to-head December 5, 2019
    With the rise and rise of big capacity motors set to continue, we pit the Mercury Verado against the Yamaha XTO in a head-to-head V8 outboard comparisonYamaha’s new 425hp XTO is the most powerful mainstream production outboard on the market, beaten only by the rare and much costlier Seven Marine range The inexorable rise of […]
    Motor Boat & Yachting
  • 35 of the best Christmas gift ideas for the boater in your life December 5, 2019
    There’s something for everyone, from affordable to big budget and super stylish, in our Christmas gifts guide, all guaranteed to put a big smile on your festive faces 1. American Tourister Airconic suitcase In the ongoing battle with airlines and their war on cabin luggage the Airconic is a secret weapon. Not only are its […]
    Motor Boat & Yachting
  • Cruising Scotland: A self-indulgent summer exploring the Inner Hebrides by boat December 4, 2019
    When a tidy used Broom 41 caught Keith Wheeler’s eye, he simply couldn’t resist her charms, whisking her away on a three-month maiden adventure from Plymouth to the Inner HebridesLoch Fyne on a fine day. All photos: Keith Wheeler Sometimes in life a temptation is so great that you simply have to give in to […]
    Motor Boat & Yachting