Serious ShineFrom afar, boats look clean as they glisten in the sun; up close, it's another story. But with Shurhold Serious Shine, it's easy to restore a vessel's showroom sparkle. Made in the USA, the easy-to-use spray detailer quickly removes dirt marks, water spots and residue from a wide range of surfaces.

Capria CraneWeekends and beautiful weather mean one thing for drystack marina staff: the non-stop moving of boats. With a CAPRIA semi-automated crane system, vessels can go from rack to water in a fraction of the time it takes a forklift—less than three minutes with a CAPRIA launcher—and with a reduced potential for accidents.

IOSSO Odor BusterNo matter how clean it is, a dank and musty boat or RV is unwelcoming. But it's easy to remove these stale, moldy smells with Iosso Odor Buster. Simple to use, it turns the space fresh and airy without merely masking the odors with heavy fragrances.

Buff MagicOver time, boats will lose their original luster. UV rays, dirt, salt and moisture will all take their toll, leaving them dull and grimy looking. With Buff Magic Compound from Shurhold, it's easy to bring back their showroom shine and sparkle. It's a one-step reconditioner and restorer that's effective on a wide range of surfaces.

Qwik FillFlooded marine 12V deep cycle batteries need regular topping-off with distilled water to ensure peak performance. The Qwik-Fill Onboard Battery Watering System from Flow-Rite is the fast and easy way to perform this important task. It allows boat owners to maintain optimal electrolyte levels from a single, more convenient onboard location.

Scandvik PedestalScandvik Inc. has expanded its range of DC electric table pedestals with the addition of a two-stage stainless steel model. Manufactured from beautiful and durable 316L stainless steel with a high luster polished finish, this unique pedestal is designed to appeal to the most discerning of boat owners.

MercuryMercury Marine®, a division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), recently launched SmartCraft Connect, which allows boaters to use Garmin and Raymarine multi‑function displays (MFDs) to access detailed information about the status and operation of their SmartCraft‑compatible marine engines.

Dometic Marine Trim ControlDometic Marine has introduced an updated, next-generation Pro-Trim Engine Trim Control System with new attractive design engineered for use on a range of outboard powered boats. 

Blue Guard SmartskipperBlue Guard Innovations announces the introduction of its boat monitoring and control system, Smart Skipper™, to enable owners, operators and captains to monitor security and safety of their unattended vessels.

Ritchie CompassIn the event of an onboard power failure, a Ritchie Navigation Helmsman series compass will still work. Plus, it'll do something a GPS can't if the vessel is trolling, or moving slowly due to fog: show actual heading in real-time. Complementary to modern electronics, it's a 2,000-year old technology that remains a vital navigational tool aboard any boat.

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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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Vision Marine Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: VMAR) (“Vision Marine” or the “Company”), a global leader in the electric recreational boating industry serving both OEMs and consumers, is pleased to announce its return to the Lake of the Ozarks Shootout, the largest unsanctioned boat race in the US, taking place August 28-29, 2021.

 

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Dick DavidsonIMTRA, the leading manufacturer and importer of quality solutions and products for the marine, energy and transportation markets, announced August 19th, that the sales team has been bolstered, anticipating the upcoming retirement of long-time sales and service representative, Dick Davidson.

With an impressive career that spanned decades, Davidson spent over 30 years serving California, the American Southwest and customers throughout Asia. He will be replaced by Will Vrooman, a 20-year marine industry veteran. Vrooman comes to IMTRA after serving as national sales manager for Maxwell Marine, where he handled all aspects of new business development and client service. 

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