Torqeedo, which makes electric propulsion systems and equipment, showed new batteries and a new way to refit from diesel to electric power at the Metstrade show in Amsterdam. “Offering sustainable products that deliver a superior value over ... more

Nov 16, 2017 12:00 AM News

Connect with Your Industry! Learn about the latest industry updates, connect with people on issues impacting your sector, get valuable upcoming trends and economic forecasts. Remember, a strong industry is a united one, and this is your ... more

Nov 14, 2017 12:00 AM News

This year’s Maritime Museum annual SS BEAVER awards recognized four British Columbians and the Sail and Life Training Society (SALTS) of Victoria for outstanding achievements in BC’s marine sector. The awards were presented by the Lieutenant ... more

Nov 14, 2017 12:00 AM News

Pitoraq wins 2017 Vancouver Island Racing Series

Andrew Madding, Bow Shot Productions

Pitoraq, a Greenlandic Inuit word meaning cold wind that blows out of the valley, or Pitoraq the overall winner of the 2017 Vancouver Island Racing Series. To be clear, both definitions are correct. The V.I.R.S. (Vancouver Island Racing Series) ... more

Nov 10, 2017 12:00 AM News

The 2017 Nautique WWA Wakeboard National Championships presented by Rockstar Energy will air on NBC Sports Network this Sunday, November 12th at 5:00 p.m. ET and Wednesday, November 15th at 2:00 p.m. ET. Set your DVR's and tune-in to watch the ... more

Nov 10, 2017 12:00 AM News

More than 40 million Kidde fire extinguishers equipped with plastic handles, some on the market for more than 40 years, have been recalled, BoatUS is warning. “The fire extinguishers can become clogged or require excessive force to discharge and ... more

Nov 7, 2017 12:00 AM News

Groupe Beneteau announced 38 new models across its brands at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, said it had record investments for a new product line and announced the Ship Control system. ... more

Nov 6, 2017 12:00 AM News

On Friday, October 27, 2017, Garmin Ltd., announced that it has acquired Navionics S.p.A., a privately-held worldwide provider of electronic navigational charts and mobile applications for the marine industry. ... more

Oct 31, 2017 12:00 AM News

Grady-White Boats unveiled the Freedom 325, a 32-foot dual console the company said it designed as a versatile coastal dayboat. It features built-in swim/boarding platforms at the stern and a transom door to allow water access, as well as a ... more

Oct 25, 2017 12:00 AM News

The 7th Annual Boating BC Conference presented by Mercury Marine is now open for registration. The event will be held November 21st and 22ndat the Pacific Gateway Hotel in Richmond, BC. We invite you to join us as we celebrate Boating BC’s 60th ... more

Oct 25, 2017 12:00 AM News