Veratron Premium Dash GaugeThe first in its new VMH line of premium marine gauges, the Veratron VMH 35 was engineered for single inboard or outboard engine applications. The elegant black-glass design displays a wealth of critical boat system data, in a compact package that's perfect for dashboards, consoles and bulkheads on smaller vessels with limited space.

4G Xtream from Digital Yacht4G Xtream is Digital Yacht's latest, premium LTE (cellular) internet access product. It offers fast internet connectivity up to 25NM offshore and ships as a complete package with dual external antennas, deck mounting hardware and cabling.

Lippert Automated Shade SystemsLippert Components, Inc.(Lippert™) is excited to debut its new SureShade® PTX Power Shade to the boating and marine industry. The PTX, specifically designed for boats from 18’ - 26’, is the latest addition to the high-quality family of automated and manual telescoping shade systems offered by SureShade.

GmBH Aft Deck LoudspeakerBremen-based multiplex GmbH now also offers a loudspeaker system to provide aft decks with the right sound. Making yachting features simpler, lighter and more comfortable has always been multiplex's philosophy.

Scanstrut Wireless Charging MattOutdoor technologies leader, Scanstrut announces a new addition to their groundbreaking waterproof ROKK wireless range, ROKK Wireless - Catch, the world’s first 12/24V waterproof wireless charging phone mat.

Prospec Electronics BT ControllerA Bluetooth-enabled phone or tablet is ideal for streaming music, but it's often stowed safely away when on the water, road or trail. For ready access to the device's controls when on a boat, golf car, motorcycle or UTV, it's hard to beat the award-winning Infinity by Harman INF-BC4 Pre-Amp Bluetooth Controller from Prospec Electronics.

IOSSO Vinyl and Leather CleanerWhen left outdoors for any length of time, vinyl, plastic, rubber and leather will age prematurely—even to the point of cracking. It's easy, however, to refresh and protect these materials with Vinyl and Leather Cleaner & Conditioner from Iosso Products.

Shurhold Snap Stick LubricantFew small things cause as big a headache as sticky snaps and zippers, even when cleaned of dirt and salt. And forcing them can accidentally rip the surrounding fabric, especially if it's old or has shrunk. The solution is to use Snap Stick from Shurhold. Fast and easy to apply, it provides long-lasting lubrication that allows hardware to perform like new.

EX100C 31With the introduction of the new EX-100C-27 Expion360 will be discontinuing the production of the EX-100C-31. Total Battery was able to purchase some the existing inventory to offer a special clearance price of $968CAD.

Boston Whaler and Sea Ray New AppsMyWhaler and Sea Ray+ provide consumers with comprehensive resources to elevate their on-water experiences. Two of Brunswick Corporation’s leading boat brands, Boston Whaler and Sea Ray, today announced the launch of the “MyWhaler” and “Sea Ray+” apps, designed to improve the boat ownership experience by reducing friction across the entire ownership journey.

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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. 

 

 

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On July 12, 2021, Taiga Motors Corporation ("Taiga") (TSX: TAIG), manufacturer of electric off-road ...
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  Parks Canada advises the public to expect higher than normal water levels and ...
For the first time in the company history, HanseYachts AG’s incoming orders have exceeded the 1,000 ...
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Freedom Boat Club, the world’s largest boat club operator and a division of Brunswick Corporation ...
Mr. Walter Timmerman, Chairman of Nautisme Québec and the Alliance de l’industrie du nautisme du ...
All the marine trades associations are working together in their continuing opposition to the ...
On June 24th, Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) announced that it has entered into a definitive ...
It’s the people of our industry that make it excellent. 15 owners and managers piloted our new ...

Quebec-based Taiga announces $50M in Government support for Electric Vehicle and Battery Assembly Facility

Taiga MotorsOn July 12, 2021, Taiga Motors Corporation ("Taiga") (TSX: TAIG), manufacturer of electric off-road vehicles announced the raise of a combined $50M in support of the Shawinigan, Quebec Mass-Production Assembly Facility.

The project and development represent an investment of approximately $125,17 million. Taiga will benefit from support by all levels of governments to a combined $50 million ($10 million in federal funding, $30 million in provincial funding, and $10 million in municipal funding.) With the development of the new facility, Taiga predicts that it will accelerate production of its off-road vehicle platforms and powertrains while simultaneously optimizing and automating the battery production.

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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 ...
The industry is saddened to announce the passing of Doris Baxter-Forbes, founder of Monto Reno ...
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Mike has been an integral member of the Georgian Bay boating community for over 28 years. Beginning ...

Michael Müller hands over CEO position at Bavaria Yachts to Marc Diening

Marc DieningMarc Diening is to be the new CEO of Bavaria Yachts. On August 1st, he will move from the fire protection specialist Magirus, which boasts a rich tradition, to Giebelstadt. Before Diening, 45, took his position as CEO of Magirus over five years ago, he spent over ten years in a management position at Bombardier and worked as a consultant for well-known companies such as Knorr-Bremse and Deutsche Bahn, among other positions.

“We are thrilled to welcome Marc Diening on board at Bavaria Yachts. With his proven record of success in sustainable development of companies and his personal qualities, we are certain that Marc Diening is the right person and has the consistency required to continue the course Bavaria has mapped out...

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