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Monday, December 21, 2020

The Limestone® Boat Company, a heritage brand recently re-launched with new ownership, ideals, and a revamped model line-up, has initially partnered with 13 dealer locations across parts of the U.S. & Canada to represent, market, and service its product. USA Dealers Oyster Harbors Marine (3 locations) Essex, CT; Osterville,

tags: Company Expansions, Dealerships

Monday, December 7, 2020

Norseman Boatyard just welcomed a new Marine Travelift TM60 self-propelled transporter to their yard. This TM60 model has 132,000 lbs. capacity and is customized with hydraulic lifting pads and lightweight aluminum keel beams for transporting a wide variety of boats. This transporter joins a 100 BFMII Marine Travelift mobile boat

tags: Company Expansions, Lifts & Hoists

Sunday, December 6, 2020

ShoreMaster, LLC, which merged with HydroHoist, LLC in 2019, announced this week the acquisition of Neptune Boat Lifts, Inc., the premier salt-water boat lift brand based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Collectively, these three market leaders provide the most comprehensive suite of waterfront products in North America. With the

tags: Company Expansions

Saturday, December 5, 2020

Sharrow Marine announced today plans to build its global manufacturing headquarters for the award-winning Sharrow Propeller in Detroit, MI. Sharrow Marine LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sharrow Engineering LLC - a nautical and aeronautical engineering company dedicated to the research and development of revolutionary

tags: Company Expansions, Propellers

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

A new location! New product lines! New retail dock shop! Now located in Marblehead, Ohio, Erie Marine Boats, Lifts and Docks continues to expand to serve their customers. The new location has a large indoor showroom, a parts and retail dock shop, and a larger service department. “We have customers that want choices when it

tags: Company Expansions, Lake Erie, Marina

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Prior to the opening of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show last weekend, Albemarle Boats and Spencer Sportfish announced a newly formed partnership between the two companies. The businesses held a special event this morning that was attended by the media, the Albemarle dealer network, and several of their key

tags: Company Expansions, New Boat Models

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Scania, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of engines for boats, trucks, buses and industrial applications, announced today the expansion of its longstanding partnership with Maritimo to include boats built for the United States and Canada. Effective immediately, Scania’s 16-liter V8 and 13-liter in-line six-cylinder

tags: Company Expansions, Engines

Thursday, October 15, 2020

Laborde Products, headquartered in Covington, Louisiana, will be taking lead of all sales, service, and dealer development for Scania marine engines, ranging from 220 to 1,150 hp, for the Gulf Coast and Inland Waterways Regions. These regions are comprised of Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Southern

tags: Company Expansions, Engines, South Coast

Monday, October 12, 2020

FLIR Systems, Inc. announced today its Raymarine brand has collaborated with luxury yacht builder Monte Carlo Yachts to be the first to factory install Raymarine DockSense® Alert on their new yacht, the Monte Carlo MCY 76 Skylounge. DockSense Alert provides the MCY 76 Skylounge with the recreational marine industry's first

tags: Company Expansions, Electronics, Smart Technology

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

We are pleased to announce that Safe Harbor Marinas has entered into a definitive merger agreement with Sun Communities, Inc. (NYSE: SUI) and one of its subsidiaries in a transaction for cash and SUI equity valued at $2.11 billion. "We are excited to partner with Sun Communities, a premier real estate investment trust that owns and

tags: Company Expansions, Marina

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