Limestone

“Limestone” is a heritage Canadian boat brand that has earned a loyal following over the past 35 years of production in Ontario and now,

IBEX Online 2020International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference Invites Participants to Take Part Virtually in the Latest Technical Training. Details of the International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference (IBEX) 2020 Education Conference, being held virtually September 29 – October 2, 2020, are now available.

FLIBSMarine Industries Association of South Florida and Informa U.S. Boat Shows Announce County and City Support for The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show October 28th through November 1st.

ICOMIAWe have been working closely with ICOMIA Marinas Group, as well as other industry professionals, organising the World Marinas Conference (WMC) Industry Reconnect inaugural webinar series, which will take part over 4 weeks in October.

IFAI Virtual Expo 2020IFAI Virtual Expo is rapidly approaching! Make sure to register before Sept. 30 and save on your registration. IFAI Virtual Expo gives you the opportunity to learn, discover new products and find solutions to help drive your business forward.  

Keep Me PostedThe Global E-Waste Statistics Partnership (GESP) has just released the third edition of The Global E-Waste Monitor 2020, and the findings detail an ecological and precious resource-squandering crisis growing out of control.

Clean Drain DryFor owners of all types of boats that are trailered from one lake to another within Canada, (and perhaps to waters in the USA when the borders open again) please take the steps to clean, drain and dry your boat and trailer to help stop the spread of aquatic invasive species.

IBEX Online 2020Registration is now open for International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference (IBEX), being held virtually September 29 – October 2, 2020. IBEX Online: A Virtual Experience is a free trade event designed to allow the industry to come together in a safe and productive environment. 

MRAA Dealer WeekDealer Week, the annual conference and expo of the Marine Retailers Association of the Americas, is moving online in 2020. The event will take place, as scheduled, Dec. 8-11, 2020, on the device of your choice, with a preview event slated for October and a series of educational webinars taking place...

PORTS - Trent SevernPORTS Managing Editor, Rob MacLeod, is on the road for the next two weeks visiting Marinas and Marine Services along the Trent Severn Waterway and Lake Simcoe. If you see him – say hi – from a safe distance.

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ABYC's Technical Information Report, T-32, Design & Construction in Consideration of ...
On September 8th, Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) announced the restart of its systematic ...
One of the Great Lakes’ best-known tall ships, sail training vessel TS Playfair, will soon be ...
Freedom Boat Club, a division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), has been ranked in the Top ...
We are extremely pleased to welcome Marina Lennox in our North American dealer Network. As we have ...
What a (physically distant) par-tee! The Boating Ontario Annual Golf Tournament was filled ...
For millions of boat owners, Labor Day weekend might be the last blast, with many enjoying the ...
On August 27, 2020, BRP Inc. (TSX:DOO; NASDAQ:DOOO) reported its financial results for the ...
Company launches social media contest as part of new “360 Degrees of Fun” marketing campaign that ...
TCF’s Inventory Finance group and United Marine Manufacturer's Association, Inc. (UMMA) has ...

JOIN THE FIGHT AGAINST THE SPREAD OF AQUATIC INVASIVE SPECIES

ABYC• Reduce damage to boats and components

• Protect water access and reduce inspection delays
• Satisfy environmentally conscious customers

Innovative boat designs can help! ABYC has FREE resources for the marine industry. ABYC's Technical Information Report, T-32, Design & Construction in Consideration of Aquatic Invasive Species, provides guidance on the design and construction of boats, trailers, engines, components, and accessories in order to minimize the spread of AIS. 

 

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BOATERS BENEFIT FROM PEACE OF MIND ON LAND AND SEA WITH GARMIN ONDECK REMOTE CONNECTIVITY SOLUTION 

Ondeck ConnectivityComprehensive system lets users track, monitor and remotely control up to 5 switches on their vessel from virtually anywhere. Garmin® International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), leading marine electronics manufacturer, has announced its new OnDeck™ System, a remote monitoring and management solution that gives boaters 24/7 access to critical and timely information about their vessel.

When paired with the ActiveCaptain® app, OnDeck keeps users connected to their vessel by monitoring the boat’s battery status, bilge activity, door/hatch sensors, GPS location and more. For extra peace of mind...

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Maple Leaf Marinas has announced that Peter Hart has joined the company as General Manager of ...
Bernard “Bernie” Luttmer (b. March 20 1945) passed away peacefully with his family at his side on ...
Navico – parent company to the Lowrance, Simrad Yachting, B&G and C-MAP brands – recently ...
The American Boat & Yacht Council (ABYC), the essential source of technical information ...
Rob Parmentier has been named President & CEO of Sailfish Boats.  Prior to this ...
North South Nautical Group Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Dan Peel as a yacht ...
Brunswick Corporation has announced that Yami Hu, Boston Whaler Director of Strategic ...
Propspeed, leading innovator of underwater asset coatings, announced today it has hired Matt ...
Julian Potter has joined E-Plex, the leading brand of multiplexing technology for vehicle ...
The Canadian boating industry lost one of the great ones this past week. Cameron Wardlaw sadly ...