Sept 5, 2023

The Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training, and Skills Development, is once again launching “hands-on” career fairs to attract students from Grades 7 to 12 interested in the skilled trades. 

This event aims to connect talented individuals with people in various trades to help guide and answer any questions they may have. This is our chance to encourage students from our local high schools to join the marine industry.

Why Participate: Access to Top Talent: Engage with a pool of talented and motivated high school students who are interested in joining a trade as a career.

Showcase Our Industry: Present our industry’s vision, culture, and available job positions to attract future hires.

Networking Opportunities: Connect with students within your community for potential co-op positions, future job positions and summer jobs that are available.

Visibility: Gain visibility for the marine industry as a whole that values talent and is invested in career development.

We are currently working on a new display booth and will be reaching out to select individuals/manufacturers for assistance.

Spread the Word: Feel free to share this exciting news with your colleagues and associates who might be interested in attending the Career Fair. We believe that this event will not only provide remarkable opportunities for students but also enable your company to connect with exceptional talent.

Please contact Wendy Ramsey for more information and to participate at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please mark your calendars for the event nearest to you.

Thunder Bay - September 19 and 20 
Canadian Lakehead Exhibition - 425 Northern Avenue 

Sault Ste. Marie - September 27
The Machine Shop - 83 Huron Street 

Sudbury - October 3 and 4
Sudbury Community Arena - 240 Elgin Street 

Windsor - October 25 and 26
LaSalle Event Centre - 970 Front Road 

Hamilton - October 17 and 18
FirstOntario Centre - 101 York Boulevard 

London - November 1 and 2
Western Fair Pavilion - 316 Rectory Street 

Mississauga - November 15 and 16
The International Centre – Hall 1 - 6900 Airport Road 

Oshawa - November 21 and 22
Tribute Communities Centre - 99 Athol Street East 

Ottawa - November 28 and 29
EY Centre - 4899 Uplands Drive 

Boating Ontario Contact:
Wendy Ramsey
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • Prev
NEW - A sales training opportunity for the entire industry!  ALL ATTENDEES will benefit by ...
Sea-Doo cranks up the fun factor with all-new Spark PWCs and the most powerful production personal ...
Perfect Storm is proud to present: "RIDE ENGINEERING: A Multi-pronged Approach to Shock Reduction” ...
The Boating Industry Canada Employer of Choice (BICEOC) Award is the industry's only ...
Our readers will be interested in this sweeping statement of corporate strategy and evolution  ...
Land 'N' Sea invites you to join them to experience North America's largest coast-to-coast ...
Advanced Textiles Association (ATA) proudly announces the launch of the ATA Leadership Academy, an ...
The annual Boating BC Conference is set for November 21 and 22nd with Marina Night on Monday ...
The boating community is gearing up for the return of the iconic Annapolis Powerboat Show to City ...
The Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training, and Skills Development, is once again launching ...

Corporate Profile - Dometic Outdoor Global Marine Division

Dometic

Dometic Outdoor Global Marine Division is one organization that has set the bar high globally on quality standards in all aspects of its operation. From its human resources practices to its product development and manufacturing standards, the company strives for 110% in all it does. Dometic’s Vancouver, British Columbia design and manufacturing facility is the largest marine focused company in Canada. Its global standards are admirable, and our entire industry can learn from its leadership and positive practices.

In 1962, Dometic (then under the name Teleflex) developed, launched, and marketed a mechanical steering system and with its success came the first hydraulic steering in 1983 and No FeedBack Steering in ’91. 

 
Read More


 

Changing Scene

  • Prev
Taiga Motors Corporation rang the bell at the Toronto Stock Exchange ("TSX") at 9:30 AM September ...
The MRAA Educational Foundation has announced the call for nominations and applications for the ...
September 21st, we received the press announcement of Honda Marine’s all-new BF350 V8 outboard, the ...
Brunswick Corporation reported another record-setting display at the 2023 Cannes Yachting ...
Vision Marine Technologies Inc., a global leader and innovator within the performance electric ...
Raymarine, global leaders in high-performance marine electronics for the recreational boating, ...
Okanagan Lake is a picturesque glacial fjord in British Columbia, Canada. It's also home to Mission ...
We are thrilled to announce a remarkable achievement by Vision Marine Technologies at the iconic ...
Mercury Marine today introduced the Avator™ 20e and 35e electric propulsion systems. The new ...
The NMMA announced on August 23, the relocation of its headquarters to Washington D.C. as the ...

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

 

 

 

 

 

Launchings

  • Prev
X Shore, the Swedish technology company behind a game-changing generation of fully-electric, ...
Polaris Marine has unveiled two new concept electric pontoons under its Bennington and Godfrey ...
Nuova Jolly has long stood as a vanguard in the maritime industry, carving a unique niche for ...
Highfield Boats, the leading supplier of Rigid Inflatable Boats (RIBS) in North America, will ...
With the new Hanse 410, Hanse is now launching the third model in its revolutionary new series, ...
The 10th edition of the Monaco Energy Boat Challenge (MEBC) has wrapped up at the Yacht Club de ...
This summer, the world of competitive sailing is set to witness an historic moment as the Dutch ...
Two months ago, Fountaine Pajot organized its Innovation Show in La Rochelle, France. The theme was ...
Wellcraft continues to push the boundaries of Performance Cruisers with the introduction of its ...
Sea Ray is continuing the evolution of its premium SLX Series with the official launch of the SLX ...
 

Electric Boat

The 10th edition of the Monaco Energy Boat Challenge (MEBC) has wrapped up at the Yacht Club de Monaco (YCM) and it gives a compelling look at the future of electric boating.

The MEBC was started in 2014 as a competition between university teams who built and raced boats powered only by solar power and batteries. To encourage more participation from institutions that may not have naval architecture or boat construction expertise, the YCM introduced the Energy Class competition. The club supplies the student teams with the same one-design catamaran hull, and each team adds their own cockpit and propulsion system that can be powered by any renewable alternative energy sources, not just solar.

Read More


 

 

Questus Radar Mount

Questus Marine patented, Self-Leveling Radar Mounts automatically keep radar antennas level with the horizon, eliminating target loss.

Regardless of the angle of heel, with a Questus mount, a radar antenna will pick up targets to either side of a vessel, rather than aiming to the sky and water (for planes and fish). The Questus Marine Self-Leveling Radar Mount can be installed in three basic configurations: backstay mount, mast mount or Stern Pole mount.

 

 

 

Read More


 

People

  • Prev
RAILBLAZA Ltd., manufacturer of premium quality, user-friendly electronics, fishing and boating ...
The Board of Directors of The Sailing Museum and National Sailing Hall of Fame recently announced ...
We learned from the Tuesday, August 1st, 2023 edition of the UK media outlet, Marine Industry News ...
Torqeedo, the global market leader for electric mobility on the water, announced on July 18th, the ...
On July 18th, Brunswick Corporation named Lenn Scholz president, Boston Whaler and Jeromie Johnston ...
Heather Wiczek, MarineMax Nisswa Operations Manager, was recently named to Boating Industry's 2023 ...
The Board of Directors of The Sailing Museum and National Sailing Hall of Fame have announced that ...
It is with profound sorrow that Furuno USA announces the passing of long-time employee and friend, ...
Making boating safety education more accessible by bringing courses online, growing the ...
Pace Industries, North America’s leading full-service aluminum, zinc and magnesium die casting ...

Torqeedo announces new structure and names business unit management

Matthias Vogel, Fabian Bez, Sven Mostoegl

Left to right: Matthias Vogel, Fabian Bez, Sven Mostoegl

Torqeedo, the global market leader for electric mobility on the water, announced on July 18th, the creation of two dedicated business units and named their managers. Matthias Vogel will lead the Customized Solutions unit, and Sven Mostögl will lead the Branded Retail line.

“The new Customized Solutions business unit will serve our marine industry and commercial maritime clientele with a dedicated team of experts in sales, application engineering, customer service, and after-sales service,“ said Fabian Bez, CEO of Torqeedo GmbH. 

Read More