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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Phoenix Trailers adds new Tennessee facility

Phoenix Trailers has launched an assembly facility in Tennessee to better serve boat dealers in the area and surrounding states. The move signals the company’s deeper penetration into the Southeast, including a distribution center planned in Florida. Located in Winchester, Tenn., the facility offers dealers increased inventory of Phoenix Trailers’ pontoon trailers for immediate delivery. …
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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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Brunswick announces amendment to revolving credit facility

LAKE FOREST, Ill., – Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) announced today that it and a group of financial institutions have amended and restated the Company’s revolving credit facility.  The facility, which will be in effect through 2019, remains at $ 300 million and offers Brunswick more favorable terms in light of its enhanced capital structure and improving market […]
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