Twin DiscTwin Disc, Inc. (NASDAQ: TWIN), a global leader in power transmission technology for marine and land-based applications, announced that effective March 4, 2019...

MMAMarine Marketers of America (MMA) announced the winners of its 2018 Neptune Awards for Marine Marketing Excellence during the Miami International Boat Show, February 14th, 2019.

EvinrudeOn February 14 at the Miami International Boat Show, Evinrude, the American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) and the National Marine Distributors Association (NMDA) announced that Evinrude will donate two million dollars’ worth of Evinrude ETEC G2 3.4L V6 outboard engines to the ABYC Foundation...

Boating OntarioWith boating season just around the corner, Boating Ontario’s Regional Meetings are getting set to drop anchor at a location near you. For 2019 there are 10 locations within 2 hours of over 98% of our membership.

HIBS Wrap UpAtlantic Canada’s largest boat show returned to the Halifax Exhibition Centre last week February 7th through 10th, celebrating success following an increase in show traffic and added attractions.

NMMA LogoNMMA recently ramped up efforts to promote NMMA Certification to boaters and potential boaters, helping NMMA Certified members stand out among the competition.

Marquis Carver 46As part of the recent sale of its Larson Boat assets to Polaris Industries, the Pulaski, Wisconsin builder of Marquis, Carver and Lexus Yachts has announced a strategic reorganization.

Fusion Pittman AwardFusion, a worldwide leader in marine audio entertainment, announced that the Apollo RA770 has won a Pittman Innovation Award in the Electronics Category.

AzkonobelFor over 40 years, Awlgrip has led the market in professional decorative yacht coatings, with a universal reputation of trust and recognition against which all other yacht coatings are measured.

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THE MARITIME MUSEUM OF BRITISH COLUMBIA PLANS TO REINVENT ITSELF AS THE CANADIAN MARITIME MUSEUM

 

Maritime MuseumBy Marianne Scott

Four years ago, the Maritime Museum of British Columbia (MMBC) lost its premises at 28 Bastion Square, a historic building it had occupied for more than 50 years. Some fallen plaster and several leaks had caused the Province, who owns the National Historic Site, to judge the structure unsafe and therefore asked MMBC to vacate the property. The Museum was forced to pack up its vast collections and put them in storage, thus keeping them mostly hidden from the public, scholars and historians.

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