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Furuno Signs Deal with Canadian Coast Guard

Furuno Signs Deal with Canadian Coast Guard

14-Mar-2018

The Canadian Coast Guard’s boats just got a nice upgrade thanks to Furuno. The electronics manufacturer has signed a deal with the Canadian Coast Guard to outfit the new Bay class of search-and-rescue boats with a Furuno multistation NavNet TZtouch network with radar and depth sounder. The sys...
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ValvTect Awards Grand Isle Marina

ValvTect Awards Grand Isle Marina

12-Mar-2018

Michigan’s very own Grand Isle Marina has received ValvTect’s 2017 Marina of the Year Award. This award recognizes a single marina not only for its commitment to business and to the community, but also for the exceptional qualities that set it apart among boaters and other marina operato...
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Cencer Promoted to Director

Cencer Promoted to Director

07-Mar-2018

KS Associates has promoted Mark P. Cencer, P.E. to director of coastal engineering services. In his new role, Cencer will help provide planning, design, and construction engineering services for all types of waterfront infrastructure, with a focus on projects along the Great Lakes and inland bodies ...
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JBYS Becomes Exclusive Contender Dealer

JBYS Becomes Exclusive Contender Dealer

05-Mar-2018

Jefferson Beach Yacht Sales (JBYS) is now the exclusive Contender Boats dealer for the Great Lakes region. Founded in 1984, Contenders are built for unparalleled fishability, comfort, range and speed. “In all boating segments, there’s always a couple brands that serve as benchmark...
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Scanstrut Teams Up With Mercury Marine

Scanstrut Teams Up With Mercury Marine

02-Mar-2018

Scanstrut and Mercury Marine are teaming up to make modern boating technology more user friendly. Scanstrut is an outdoor technologies leader known for its ROKK products, which are waterproof mounts that charge cell phones. Scanstrut’s ROKK range will be used to support Mercury Marine&rs...
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Brunswick Introduces NAUTIC-ON

Brunswick Introduces NAUTIC-ON

01-Mar-2018

Brunswick’s new NAUTIC-ON smart boating platform keeps boaters connected to their vessel, even when miles away. The system uses an app and wireless sensors to keep boaters in the loop on the status of their boat. The NAUTIC-ON platform can be installed on any boat that has a battery. It c...
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SureShade Introduces “Silent Glide” Shades

SureShade Introduces “Silent Glide” Shades

23-Feb-2018

SureShade introduced one of its latest products this month at the 2018 Miami International Boat Show: The SureShade ATF-SG “Silent Glide” boat shade. Both Boston Whaler and Grade-White unveiled new models featuring factory-installed new SureShade Silent Glide Shades. The new ATF-...
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Catawba Moorings Honored by Regulator Marine

Catawba Moorings Honored by Regulator Marine

22-Feb-2018

Regulator Marine applauded Catawba Moorings and its sales staff for their outstanding sales achievements in the 2017 model year. Regulator Marine is a manufacturer of center console sportfishing boats. The company awarded Catawba Moorings with its Platinum Dealership award for selling $2.4 million w...
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Navionics Launches Post-Irma Remapping Effort

Navionics Launches Post-Irma Remapping Effort

19-Feb-2018

Navionics is partnering with fellow industry leaders and the South Florida boating community to remap marine and inland waterways impacted by Hurricane Irma. When the hurricane passed through the area, some marine resources were affected, as well as shorelines and bottom contours. By working to...
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Pat O’Brien Opens New Charlevoix Office

Pat O’Brien Opens New Charlevoix Office

17-Feb-2018

On Christmas Eve 2016, the Pat O’Brien & Associates Real Estate office in the Cherry Republic building burned down, leaving the staff with nowhere to go. The company approached a nearby powerhouse real estate firm known for its community activism with a proposal to join forces. By March 20...
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