Boston Whaler at FlibsBoston Whaler has announced that the company had a record year at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, Oct. 31 - Nov. 4, with 22 models on display across two locations, including three boats making their Fort Lauderdale debut.

Arctic Ship NorthstarCanada's Arctic tall ship, North Star of Herschel Island, was inducted into the NW Passage Hall of Fame at the Annual Arctic Awards Gala at the Vancouver Maritime Museum.

Garmin New FacilityGarmin Ltd. has announced that it has sold more than 200 million worth of its GPS navigation and wearable technology products to customers around the world. 

MFA Conference LogoGet the recognition you deserve, now is the time to submit your best fabrication projects for a chance to win a Fabrication Excellence Award. Participation is simple, so submit your projects today!

David SuzukiThe Maritime Museum of BC is pleased to announce that it will be hosting the exhibit titled The Lost Fleet January to March, 2019. This exhibit will be on loan from the Vancouver Maritime Museum. The exhibit will feature artwork from local Japanese-Canadian artist, Marlene Howell.

ASEA WebsiteASEA Power Systems, global leader in marine power solutions, has launched a new website.

Impossible DreamCrew members of the Impossible Dream met the people who put the power in their universally accessible catamaran on Friday, October 12th, when the Volvo Penta of the Americas staff welcomed them at Cobb’s Marina in Norfolk, Virginia.

Beneteau SailtimeSailTime is coming to France and will be launched by the Beneteau dealer CN Diffusion, Concarneau, at the 2018 Paris Boat Show.

Nauticon Landnsea PartnershipNAUTIC-ON has announced the selection of Land ‘N’ Sea as their wholesale distributor serving North America. Land ‘N’ Sea will sell NAUTIC-ON’s Onboard System to dealers in its authorized region.

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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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