MastervoltWith an unwavering commitment to safety, quality, and performance, Mastervolt, an industry leader in Lithium-Ion Battery Systems for the Marine and Mobile markets, is proud to announce that it has completed testing with the RVIA approved test lab, Testing Engineers International (TEI) to meet UL 1973 standards.

Drew MarineDrew Marine’s century of providing maritime chemical solutions and technical service expands to a variety of leisure boat products like Barnacle Buster, TEAGel, Sew Clean and more.

Büttner ElektronikOn July 2, 2021, Dometic acquired Büttner Elektronik – a Germany-based provider of mobile power solutions for the outdoor market.

Parks Canada

 

Parks Canada advises the public to expect higher than normal water levels and flows during navigation hours and increased flows outside of navigation hours, across the entire navigable route of the Trent-Severn Waterway as of July 14, 2021 until further notice.

Andy AdamsWhile it’s comfortable to keep our heads down and stick to our knitting, we live in a global marketplace and that has never been so clear to me, as it has been since COVID-19 and the global pandemic.

Dr. Ralf PlieningerTorqeedo celebrated the groundbreaking of its new headquarters and production facilities on 30 June 2021. The company will remain a tenant of the Air Tech Campus (ATC) Oberpfaffenhofen in the Munich metro area, where it has been located since 2012.

MRAAThe Marine Retailers Association of the Americas endorsed legislation that will assure GPS units continue working, despite possible interference from 5G technology.

HanseYachtsFor the first time in the company history, HanseYachts AG’s incoming orders have exceeded the 1,000 boat mark. The 2020/2021 financial year ended on 30 June and was exceptional for the company in all respects. The consumer demand for an own boat as a safe option for a relaxed holiday is very high in general.

GarminIn an ongoing effort to improve their products and provide enhanced features to existing users, Garmin announces updates to the ActiveCaptain Community + the Q3 2021 marine software update that will provide improved functionality and new features throughout their marine systems.

Freedom Boat ClubFreedom Boat Club, the world’s largest boat club operator and a division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), announced on July 9th, the acquisition of Fanautic Club, one of the largest European boat clubs with 23 locations in major coastal cities and tourist centers across Spain.

  • Prev
Space sales have opened for Atlantic Canada’s largest boat show, the Halifax International Boat ...
This is an opportunity to build on your experience and training with our new industry-specific ...
Across the corporate organization of Groupe Beneteau, plans have been made to charter its course ...
Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) continues to execute on its Next Wave strategy, announcing on ...
Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, have ...
Increase your industry knowledge and accumulate CEUs! These courses are for members and certified ...
BoatTEST.com announced on August 17th, 2021 that it would begin sharing all of its boat test videos ...
Mark your Calendars! The 2022 Moncton Boat Show will be returning to Moncton Friday, March 25 – ...
The 2022 Sea-Doo Switch is a re-imagined pontoon that makes hitting the water more accessible than ...
Recently, we heard from Leigh Robertson of Gold River Marina in Nova Scotia, who informed us that ...

2022 AMI Conference & Expo, Feb 1-3, 2022| Daytona Beach

 

Association of Marina IndustriesSave the date for the 2022 AMI Conference & Expo in Daytona Beach, FL on February 1-3, 2022. Plan ahead and book your room at the host hotel to receive your discounted rates!

The Association of Marina Industries Conference & Expo is THE leading marina and boatyard conference. It is geared specifically toward marina and boatyard owners; operators and managers; as well as dock masters, harbormasters, boat builders and repairers, and industry consultants. 

 

 

Read More


 

Boating Industry Canada News Week

 

Every Tuesday we publish a fresh Digest with informative articles pertaining to the Canadian boating and marine industry. Stay up to date with the latest products, research and industry developments.

Missed an Issue of Boating Industry Canada News Week? If you're looking for a specific issue, or simply want to catch up on previous issues, check out our Boating Industry Canada News Week Archives.

Not signed up for News Week? Subscribe here

 

 

 

 

 

Marine Products

  • Prev
Even the most mundane in-water service project can turn into a headache if the boat being worked on ...
Many metal polishes use harsh acids and substances that are hazardous to the environment. Bio-based ...
Kanvaslight® was specifically engineered for a long life in a salty, sun-drenched environment. The ...
BSB Artificial Intelligence created a splash when they launched their first OSCAR system for ...
Volvo Penta and Garmin continue their long history of collaboration by making it possible ...
Spectra Watermakers, specialists in energy-efficient desalination systems designed for open ocean ...
In a marina, people occasionally fall off a deck or dock. If there's stray electrical current in ...
Whether for news, weather or just to watch the game, there are times having onboard television ...
For several years now, the damages caused by lightning strikes on yachts have been increasing. ...
The latest Simrad® app debuted this week for the marine electronics leader celebrating its 75th ...

New Simrad® App launches, loaded with navigation features and support for Simrad® displays

Simrad AppThe latest Simrad® app debuted this week for the marine electronics leader celebrating its 75th anniversary this year. The updated app includes a premium offering complete with new mapping features, advanced functionality and mirroring and control of Simrad® multi-functional displays from your smartphone or tablet. It is available on both the Apple Store for iOS and Google Play for Android.

The app is free to download and offers a rich experience that includes free up-to-date nautical charts from C-MAP®, personal waypoints, routes and tracks, latest marine weather, personalization and much more. 

Read More


 

Raritan sanitation hose has impressive bend radius

Rariton Sanitation HoseBetween the odor and working in confined spaces, replacing an onboard sanitation line is never a pleasant job. With Sani/Flex Odor Shield Marine Hose from Raritan Engineering, the task can be completed quicker and with fewer expletives. Incredibly strong, it has class-leading flexibility.

The 1.5" version of Sani/Flex Odor Shield has a bend radius of 3.15". The 1" model has an impressive 1.97" rating. Combined with its suppleness, it's super-easy to snake the hose around the tightest corners.

 

 

Read More


 

 

 

People

  • Prev
BCI Marine has hired Bradley Hale as Regional Sales Director, Ontario. Bradley brings 35+ ...
Hella marine has appointed Gary Stidham as its new USA sales manager. Jeff Haas, head of sales for ...
IMTRA, the leading manufacturer and importer of quality solutions and products for the marine, ...
We were saddened to hear of the recent passing of Tom Johannsen, a pioneer in the development of ...
Promar is pleased to announce that Rob Gervais from Can-Am Sales Group, LLC., has been chosen as ...
Marc Diening is to be the new CEO of Bavaria Yachts. On August 1st, he will move from the fire ...
Mercury Marine Canada welcomes Richard Straka as the Director of its recently formed Category ...
Boating industry leader and innovator Dometic Marine has announced the promotion of Bill Longacre ...
Vesper Marine, manufacturer of innovative marine safety and communication products, has ...
James was first introduced into boating in 1980, in the town of Port Severn. Almost ...