Marine unit heralds security on Zambia's waters

As the Marines ended their display with a fly and sail past among which was a command boat 'christened' Chagwa, President Lungu stepped onto the platform again and saluted his gallant Marines, who have selflessly given themselves to protect the water … Source: Zambia Daily Mail

Sydney International Boat Show brings sunshine and sales

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Several exhibitors reported being pleasantly surprised by the visitor numbers coming through and there were early reports of boat sales from several dealers. JD's boatshed reported the sale of a 26ft Cobalt speedboat while Blakes Marine had notched up … Source: Marine Business (press release)

Hunts Marine launch online outboard motor spares service

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Hunts Marine has taken outboard motor spare parts service in Australia into the twenty first century online world with the launch of their online outboard motor spares ordering service. This service is an Australian first. Boat owners can simply visit … Source: PR Web (press release)

A Decade Ago: West coast marina marked for Phuket

There is a reason that the east coast of Phuket has picked up speed over the last decade as marine industry appears to be at the tipping point of a boom with Boat Lagoon Marina, Royal Phuket Marina (RPM), Yacht Haven and Ao Po Grand Marina all situated … Source: Phuket Gazette

Albacora buys Tri Marine tuna seiner, sells another in renovation push …

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Last month Spain's Albacora, owner of the largest fishing fleet in Europe, snapped up for an undisclosed sum Cape Coral, ordered by Tri Marine in 2014 from the Spanish yard Astilleros Armon Gijon. The tuna company has also sold the vessel Albacora Diez … Source: Undercurrent News

Fishing boat with 3 aboard overdue out of Homer | Local News – Anchorage

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Coast Guard crews are asking mariners in the Kachemak Bay area to watch out for a 20-foot boat with three people aboard, which was last seen more than a day ago. According to a Coast Guard Sector Anchorage marine broadcast, the boat — a … Source:

Idaho attorney general launches investigation of Boise jet boat businesses …

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Niagara Jet Adventures co-founders Mike Fox and Chris Bohnenkamp stand next to a tour boat last year at the marina next to the village dock on the Niagara River in Youngstown, N.Y., near Niagara Falls. The Niagara Gazette reported that Fox sold his … Source: The Idaho Statesman

Holding the Line | | Rio Grande Valley, TX

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Border Patrol Marine Agents Guard Border. POSTED: 11:18 PM CDT Jul 23, 2015. Small Text; Medium Text … “Foot guides from the Mexican side… are calling out our traffic. How many boats are in the water, how many people are in the boats,” Gonzalez said. Source: KRGV

Dometic Marine strengthens sales support in Turkey | Hellenic Shipping News …

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With the support from our UK office, I really look forward to the opportunity of building this market for Dometic Marine products.” Dometic's extensive portfolio of air conditioning, refrigeration, ship wide ventilation and other boat systems has seen … Source: Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Summer boat traffic has striking impact on marine life

Wednesday, Jul. 22, 2015 | Mufasa was found on Aug. 7, 2014 floating at the surface and unable to dive. The turtle had boat-strike wounds on its shell and face and marks on both flippers from fishing lines and net entanglements. Its left front flipper … Source:

BHP to Spend $240 mln on Iron Ore Tug-Boat

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The new tug harbour improves upon previous designs with the facility requiring minimal dredging and marine-based infrastructure and having less environmental and visual impact. Port Hedland, which is also used by iron ore miner Fortescue Metals Group, … Source: MarineLink

Sheriff: Drunken boaters confront deputies at Detroit Lake leading to arrests

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A marine patrol deputy stopped the driver of a pontoon boat at 6 p.m. Saturday after reports the boat nearly hit two other boats. Marina staff who rented out the boat had to jump on board and dock it for the driver, according to investigators. Deputies … Source:

Preparing for the pier: Marine Trades Association of Maryland starts …

Preparing for the pier: Marine Trades Association starts apprenticeship program. Marine industry apprenticeship. Caption Marine industry apprenticeship. By Joshua McKerrow, Staff. Andrew Schulze sands a boat hull as a summer intern at Whitehall Marina … Source:

First manufacturing youth intern inspiring Rec Boat Holdings management

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He enrolled at the CTC to learn the basics of the marine business through hands-on projects. That was his vision at 16. In August, he turns 17. At Rec Boat Holdings, his vision has expanded. Tyler now understands that becoming a skilled trades worker … Source: Cadillac News (subscription)

Tours by boat bring bountiful sights

Taking a guided tour by boat gives guests a new way to view and appreciate land and marine environs, and the Grand Strand boasts a bunch, all the way northeast into Wilmington, N.C. It's an easy escape where sights from the water take on giant … Source: Myrtle Beach Sun News

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