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Monday, March 14, 2016

Earlier this year Tom Grupstra, Tim Line, and Karl Dunlap, Marine Service Technicians at Washburn Marina, achieved professional certification in diesel engine repair and gasoline engine repair by American Boat & Yacht Council (ABYC). This challenging accomplishment leads to a higher goal of becoming recognized as a Master

tags: Awards, Marina, Service & Repair

Monday, April 27, 2015

Steelhead Marine, a North American manufacturer of premium cranes, has expanded its product offering with the launch of the new E Series 1000 crane designed for applications that demand a robust, cost-effective solution. Ideal for commercial and recreational vessels, the E Series crane is available primarily in a 1,000-lb model with

tags: Marina

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Dangerous situations occur wherever water and electricity meet, especially when mismatched electrical systems are involved. Superior quality products can help prevent disaster. Known for its consistent attention to detail, Hubbell Marine's YQ230 Intelligent Y Adapter is ideal for when a boat owner with a 50A, 125/250V requirement

tags: Accessories, Marina

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Reefpoint Marina in Racine was recently awarded a four star “1st status by the popular ActiveCaptain boater app. Reefpoint is the only marina on the Great Lakes to earn this recognition, which is based strictly from boater reviews. ActiveCaptain is an interactive boater app used by over 200,000 boaters across North America,

tags: Awards, Marina

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Miami, Florida- At this year’s upcoming Ft. Lauderdale International Boat and Mega Yacht Brokerage Show, Belzona Marine is pleased to announce the debut of their third model, the Belzona Marine 277 Walk Around; a smaller, easier to store version of their highly popular 327 Walk Around. “The launch of the 277 Walk Around

tags: Marina

Friday, September 19, 2014

The Hornet 20 will be unveiled September 30th during IBEX at the Tampa convention center September 17, 2014: Hornet Marine is unveiling the Hornet 20, a 20-foot luxury sterndrive center console at the international boatbuilders conference. “We are announcing the new boat at this conference because our business strategy is to

tags: Boat Show, Marina

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Centerpointe Yacht Services LLC closed on the acquisition of Great Lakes Yacht Services, Inc. of Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin on October 11, 2013, making CenterPointe the largest service yard in northeast Wisconsin. The purchase includes 4 acres of waterfront land with over 800’ of dockwall, a 70 ton Marine Travelift, and 110,000

by: CenterPointe Yacht Services LLC

tags: Marina, Service & Repair

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

When Mike Litt and Jim Cummins, best friends for 44 years, bought Kean's Marina 2 ½ years ago, it was exactly when the economic tsunami hit. "Kean's took a little dip but we went ahead and implemented our new programs and upgrades anyway," began Litt. "Sincethen we have consistently grown! People want to be where things are

by: Kean's Marina

tags: Lake Erie, Lake St. Clair, Marina