39th annual St. Petersburg Power & Sailboat Show scheduled for December

The 39th annual St. Petersburg Power & Sailboat Show will be held from Thursday, Dec. 1 to Sunday, Dec. 4 at the Albert Whitted Park and Duke Energy Center for the Arts – Mahaffey Theater Yacht Basin In St. Petersburg, Fla. The show is the largest in-water boat show on the Gulf Coast. The show …
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eNow bringing solar power systems to marine industry

eNow, Inc., which specializes in renewable energy systems has announced plans to move into the commercial and leisure marine industries, as well as the recreational vehicle market with its solar solutions. With eNow, solar power is captured and stored in the on-board battery system and distributed to various functions, such as air conditioning and refrigeration. …
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Glasstream announces alliance with Allied American Power

Glasstream Powerboats and American Boat Group announced the sale of Glasstream’s 360 R-Interceptor product with an Allied American Power. “This new boat totally redefines the Coastal Interceptor category,” Glasstream founder and designer A.L. Kirkland maintains. “Designed to operate in rough water, this revolutionary product is a game changer. It goes up to twice as far […]
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Technomarine Yachts acquires Palm Beach Power Boats

NORTH PALM BEACH, Fla. – Technomarine Group has recently announced that Technomarine Yachts, Inc. has acquired the yacht brokerage firm Palm Beach Power Boats, located in Palm Beach, Florida. “This is our second acquisition in the last nine months, and just one of several organizational expansions we are hoping to achieve as we continue the […]
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Portland fireboats gain speed with engines from Pacific Power Group

Pacific Power Group recently teamed up with Vigor Industrial company Oregon Iron Works to supply high-speed marine engines for two new fast-response fireboats to the city of Portland. Portland upgraded its fireboat fleet to meet emergency response demand on about 150-miles of the Columbia and Willamette rivers, requiring that the new boats be fast and […]
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Mercury Marine launches five year limited warranties on gas sterndrives and inboards during “Power of Protection” event

Fond du Lac, Wis. – Mercury Marine has announced that, for the first time, 2016 model year boats powered by Mercury gas sterndrive and inboard engines will come with a comprehensive Five Year Engine Package Limited Warranty during the “Power of Protection” sale event. The new Mercury Five Year Limited Engine Warranty being offered during […]
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MD, NC, SC and FL United States Power Squadrons honored

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – At the US Power Squadrons (USPS) Annual Meeting held recently in Jacksonville, Florida, five Squadrons from across the country and one District were honored with Distinguished Civic Service Awards. Sponsored by Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS), the awards are given annually to the USPS District and Squadrons in recognition […]
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