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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Our revolutionary product, DockEZ, is an important tool in the everyday safety of boating life. Everyone is aware of the fun, unforgettable experiences that can be had on a boat. Whether it’s tooling around in the bay, inviting friends over for drinks, or setting sail to a far-away location; however, many are unaware of the

by: Chase White, Co-Founder of Boat-EZ, LLC

tags: Accessories, Boat Docks

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Impact CBS, Inc. was founded by lifelong water-skiing boat owners who found themselves looking at impacting the boating industry in a big way. Many hours of experience on the water combined with a passion for both skiing and the marine industry allowed Brian and Courtney to come up with marine products that would, finally, take the

tags: Accessories, Boat Docks

Friday, June 21, 2019

Yacht Boarding Systems, Inc. is a veteran-owned, thirteen-year-old company that manufactures the “Steady-Plank” boat boarding ramps, with all parts and components made in the USA. These boat boarding ramps have been enjoyed by powerboaters and sailboaters for use on vessels from 18ft all the way up to 190ft. The Army,

tags: Accessories, Boat Docks

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

After enjoying a full day of boating, returning to a dark dock or finding a slip at an unfamiliar marina can be stressful. Not anymore. LunaMar SmartDOCK™ and SmartSLIP™ systems remotely activate personal dock or slip lights, lower a boat lift, start a generator, and more from over 1 NM away using the VHF radio already on

tags: Boat Docks, Electronics, Navigation

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

The 2018 Innovation Awards, managed by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) and judged by Boating Writers International (BWI), were presented at the International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference (IBEX) during the annual Industry Breakfast on Tuesday, October 2. Eight BWI judges with various technical

tags: Accessories, Awards, Boat Cover, Boat Docks, Decorative, Electronics, Engines, Events, Lighting, Propellers

Friday, September 14, 2018

How2Media, the producers of the television show “World’s Greatest!...”, recently announced that they have selected American Muscle Docks & Fabrication to be a part of the popular television series “World’s Greatest!...” While American Muscle Docks has been manufacturing metal goods since 1963,

tags: Awards, Beyond the Lakes, Boat Docks

Monday, April 9, 2018

The YAKport is a personal paddle sport launch providing a safe and stable cradle for boarding and unloading your personal vessel. Simply place your favorite paddle sport vessel on the YAKport and enjoy a sure footed, stable entry right above the water level. Then, with very little effort, pull yourself into the water for a safe

tags: Boat Docks, Canoes & Kayaks

Monday, December 4, 2017

American Muscle Docks is proud to announce our new patent-pending aluminum gangway is now available for sale. The design of our gangway beams, end plates, mounting plate, handrail uprights, and supports all work in concert to disperse the load (force) on the gangway efficiently. The patent-pending beam profile design is optimized to

tags: Boat Docks

Monday, August 22, 2016

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has opened a newly constructed boat dock for mooring along Snail Shell Harbor at Fayette Historic State Park in Delta County. “This is a great improvement for visitors to Fayette Historic State Park,” said Ron Olson, DNR Parks and Recreation Division chief. “The old dock

tags: Boat Docks, Dept of Natural Resources, Destination, Fishing, History

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