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Friday, August 19, 2016

The Great Lakes’ largest floating show of power and sailboats, the Progressive North American In-Water Boat Show, will tie up for four days, August 25-28, at Cedar Point Marina. This year, attendees will be invited to climb aboard over 400 boats with the show’s expanded footprint to accommodate more. The boats, most

tags: Boat Show, Marina

Monday, August 8, 2016

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) will hold a lottery for boat owners to rent public docks during the 2017 boating season. Six marinas located throughout the state of Ohio will offer space for boat storage. Interested boaters can submit an application either in person or by mailing the application to the individual

tags: Boat Docks, Dept of Natural Resources, Marina

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Hoty Marine Group is pleased to announce the addition of Battery Park Marine Services, located at 1231 First Street in Sandusky, to its marina portfolio. Battery Park Marina will remain an independent operation, captained by Paula Rengel. Moving forward, Battery Park Marine Services, which provides winterization, storage, and repairs

tags: Lake Erie, Marina

Monday, July 18, 2016

Marinalife is pleased to announce that voting is now open for this years' 7th Annual Best Marina Contest. Boaters nationwide are welcome to vote for their favorite marina in two categories: Best Large Marina (over 100 slips) and Best Small Marina (under 100 slips). Visit Marinalife.com/marinacontest to cast your vote. Contest ends

tags: Lifestyle, Marina

Thursday, June 16, 2016

In an increasingly connected world, so grows the demand for reliable and safe shore power. Hubbell Marine offers 50 amp cable sets with bright LEDs molded into the female end. They indicate Power On and Incorrect Wiring to help protect users from potentially dangerous dockside electrical situations. Hubbell Marine 50 amp cable sets

tags: Lighting, Marina

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