PWC manufacturers build stable, reliable products at accessible price points

The personal watercraft segment by nature is one that breeds an atmosphere of enthusiasm. That enthusiasm is matched by personal watercraft manufacturers, as all are in agreement that the state of the segment couldn’t be more positive. According to data from Info-Link Technologies, personal watercraft sales grew 15.1 percent in 2015 overall. A combination of […]
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What manufacturers (and dealers) need to beware of after the recent VW mess

Have you heard? Of course you have, Volkswagen is on the hot seat because of some not-so-ethical behavior. It’s a shame. It’s embarrassing. It’s downright criminal. But what do boat manufacturers need to beware of now that the scandal is scattered all across the headlines? The American consumer is now more skeptical than ever of […]
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National Marine Manufacturers Association endorses Gevo’s biobutanol in marine applications

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) today endorsed Gevo, Inc.’s (Nasdaq:GEVO) use of its renewable biobutanol (also known as isobutanol) by the marine industry as an effective, less damaging, more suitable biofuel alternative than ethanol for powering various types of marine and recreational boat engines. Engine manufacturers from across the recreational boating […]
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Baja Marine names Stellar Traders as Great Lakes manufacturer’s representative

WASHINGTON, N.C. – Baja Marine, parent company of Pro-Line, Baja, Donzi and Fountain boats, announced today that Stellar Traders LLC, with regional offices located in Algoma, Wisconsin, has been appointed as the company’s manufacturer’s representative for the Great Lakes region, encompassing the states of Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa and Ohio. Baja Marine CEO […]
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Hydracraft unveils advanced marine technology for licensing to leading boat manufacturers worldwide

  SAN PEDRO, Calif., June 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hydracraft, a well-established, successful research and development firm incorporated in 1986 and located in the Port of Los Angeles, announced today that it is launching its fully patented “miracle boat” featuring Hydracraft’s revolutionary variable hull, modular technology and a very cost effective manufacturing process. The […]
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