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Blue Horizon Marine, LLC
Expert Mobile Marine Repair
Count on Blue Horizon Marine to get you out of your jam! I called on them to trouble shoot my port side Cummins marine diese by Charlieseattle in ,
Bunker A. Hill Marine Surveyor
top quality in depth knowledge.
Hard working on time reports. by Peterm05 in ,
Newport Beach Yacht Services
Highest Level Yacht Management
I highly recommend Newport Beach Yacht Services for the level of professionalism, skill, and consistency they've performed wi by newport in costa mesa, ca
SN Yacht Services, LLC
Outstanding Service
Guys came out and detailed my boat right before they wrapped it and it looked better than it ever has! They shrink wrapped it by DaleRo in ,

Latest Boating News

Boater sentenced in Hudson River crashJojo John, who pleaded guilty in June to two counts of vehicular manslaughter in a fatal July 2013 boat crash on the Hudson River, was sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison. “There are days I question why God took two people and not me,” John said at his sentencing hearing. “I find myself crying...more[read more]
MasterCraft cancels wakeboard-tour sponsorshipThe MasterCraft Boat Co. withdrew its sponsorship of the 2015 Pro Wakeboard Tour season, opting out of the final year of its contract with World Sports and Marketing, the event-marketing firm that activates the tour. “MasterCraft thanks the team at World Sports for over 25 years of making the Pro Tour such a highly regarded...more[read more]
Industry mourns well-known New York sailorThe sailing community lost one of its best owner/drivers and a pillar of the sport when John B. Thomson Jr., of Sands Point, N.Y., succumbed to the effects of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, on Sept. 10. Thomson, 70, was a beloved figure in his hometown and around the world, reads...more[read more]
VIDEO: Company’s invention can make fish flyAn entrepreneurial Pacific Northwest company recently developed a new system for moving fish from Point A to Point B. Bellevue, Wash.-based Whooshh Innovations’ (That’s right: “Whoosh” was already taken) new invention can move fish at a processing plant, farm site, hatchery, or even over a dam through its patented transport tubes, which use pressure differentials...more[read more]
Mercury Marine rolls out financing programMercury Marine launched a repower finance program the company said that will make it easier for consumers to get the engine performance they want with flexible financing for a broad range of buyers. “Easy and attractive financing makes the sale for many boaters,” Mercury Marine vice president of sales and marketing Randy Caruana said in...more[read more]
Michigan show reports sales despite rainy weatherOverall attendance declined 4 percent from last year because of rainy weather, but organizers of the Boating & Outdoor Festival at Lake St. Clair Metropark in Michigan said many exhibitors reported that sales and leads increased from the previous year. The Michigan Boating Industries Association said attendance was 10,956 for the four-day festival, which ended...more[read more]