Scout Boats expanding South Carolina facility, adding 370 jobs

Scout Boats is expanding its existing Dorchester County, S.C., operations, as the company adds multiple new boat models to its product catalog, bringing $ 10.9 million of capital investment and creating 370 new jobs. “We’ve been a long-standing boat builder and employer in South Carolina over the past three decades,” said Scout Boats founder and CEO …
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Mercury Marine expanding Wisconsin facility

Mercury Marine, the world leader in marine propulsion and technology, is adding a 53,000 square foot manufacturing capacity expansion to its global headquarters in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin.  The expansion will consist of 45,000 square feet of manufacturing capacity and an additional 8,000 square feet of office space.  In addition, Mercury is investing in state-of-the-art …
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MarineMax expanding into yacht management, crew placement and charter

MarineMax announced Friday at the Palm Beach International Boat Show that it is expanding into yacht management, crew placement and charter of luxury megayachts. Bob Saxon Associates, has joined MarineMax as part of the new endeavor that will be headquartered at the MarineMax Yacht Center in Pompano Beach, Fla. “We are excited to announce this […]
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