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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FLIR Systems and Navionics collaborate to deliver dock-to-dock autorouting and Sonarchart Live

Raymarine, a brand of FLIR Systems, and Navionics have collaborated to make several new features available on Raymarine’s LightHouse II based multifunction displays, including Navionics’ dock-to-dock autorouting, SonarChart Live and advanced map options. Navionics dock-to-dock autorouting creates detailed routes through narrow passages and channels where they’re needed most. Raymarine users can choose their start and …
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Johnson Outdoors acquires assets of Northport Systems

Johnson Outdoors Inc. announced Tuesday the acquisition of the key assets of Northport Systems, Inc., specialists in the development and application of unique digital cartography technologies and solutions. Northport Toronto-based operations will be integrated into the company’s fishing business which manufactures and markets the industry powerhouse Minn Kota and Humminbird brands.  The parties have agreed that financial […]
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Ameritex introduces trailerable snapless pontoon cover systems

Ameritex Fabric Systems, a member of the Taylor Made Group, announced the introduction of two new trailerable snapless boat cover systems designed specifically for pontoon boats Monday. The new Ameritex SureSeal playpen cover uses Taylor Made’s patented Press-and-Seal technology. The fabric has an elastomeric rubber extrusion, impervious to heat and cold, sewn onto the edges, […]
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Blue Sea Systems Named Supplier of the Year

BELLINGHAM, WA ‐ Blue Sea Systems, a Bellingham based manufacturer of marine electrical systems, earned three awards at the annual National Marine Distributor Association (NMDA) conference, including the prestigious Platinum Supplier of the Year award. NMDA distributor members vote to determine the awards, which were presented July 23 at the Supplier of the Year luncheon […]
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