Dockmate ApprovalDockmate, manufacturer of advanced wireless remote controls for yachts, has announced that it has received official factory approval from Volvo Penta. After extensive testing for any potential compatibility issues, Dockmate has obtained approval to connect to the Volvo Penta electronic vessel control EVC-E and EVC-2.

Volvo Power Center MapVolvo Penta of the Americas today announced the appointment of Atlantic Detroit Diesel Allison (ADDA) as a new Authorized Power Center for the marine industry. ADDA is a division of Stewart & Stevenson, a Kirby Corporation.

NMMAIn a recent edition of the NMMA’s Currents newsletter, they stated the New York Times reported that officials at the Federal Reserve “have increasingly acknowledged that the labor market might have more room to run, and Chair Jerome H. Powell made the point in perhaps the plainest way yet during a Monday evening speech.” 

NMMA CanadaIn their most recent NMMA Canada newsletter, association president Sara Anghel alerted Canadian businesses to the opportunity to join the U.S. Commercial Service Canada...

BRPOn November 27, BRP Inc. (TSX:DOO; NASDAQ:DOOO) reported its financial results for the three- and nine-month periods ended October 31, 2019.

Top 100 dealersBoating Industry announced its 2019 Top 100 dealers at a black tie gala on Nov. 24 in Orlando, on the final evening of the inaugural Boating Industry Elevate Summit.

 

 

Big Parachute Sea AnchorCan a parachute sea anchor help stabilize unmanned plastic collection systems floating on the ocean? Will it work in storms? What about calm sea conditions? Those are the questions The Ocean Cleanup wanted to find out. 

Regal BoatsRegal Marine Industries, Inc., one of the world’s largest privately-owned boat manufacturers with more than 200 dealers in 40 countries has kicked off its 50th Anniversary with a variety of special recognitions, promotions and commemorative events.

Volvo Penta's Electric Driver InterfaceVolvo Penta is developing a unique electric driver interface within its Glass Cockpit System to aid the shift into electric boating. The interface is designed to make the electric boating experience as easy as possible. 

MIBSThe Progressive® Insurance Miami International Boat Show® Innovation Awards program is now accepting submissions. The program provides the opportunity for eligible exhibitors to enter new products into twenty-six product categories.

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Luxury TaxOur industry needs everyone to raise their voice in opposition to the ill-considered Liberal Luxury Tax proposal.

The NMMA has shared results from the American introduction of a luxury tax in the early 1990s and the data should help persuade our government that this will be ineffective and overall, damaging to the industry and negative to their tax revenues. 

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Helm ChairMade in the USA, TACO Marine® helm chairs are hand crafted in a variety of premium quality vinyl fabrics and stitching to provide long-lasting comfort and style on deck.

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This unique design features a sporty tapered head support, which is less bulky around the crest than other chairs. Down the center of the chair’s body and wrapping down the front of the bolster is a stylish diamond pattern, which adds to the chair’s overall opulence.

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