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Grand Princess
Just the Best work, Prices are also very good. Great customer service as well by greggh in chicago, il
Alsea Bay & Power Products, Inc.
Evinrude & Nissan Outboard Motors
I recommend Alsea Bay Power Products,, if your looking for a Outboard Motor they carry a full line of Evinrude & Nissan O by JimGat in ,
Crazy Stereo
Great experience
My first experience at Crazy Stereo, super!!! Very helpful, knowledgeable and friendly. And above all, the price is right. Th by Adrian05 in fountain valley, ca
Brothers Marine Canvas
Highly Recommend
Brothers Marine Canvas is a family owned business which I've used twice now and highly recommend. The first time I used by Michae72 in murrieta, ca

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VIDEO: Jack Nicklaus promotes Florida marine industryLegendary golfer Jack Nicklaus is highlighted in a new video championing boating lifestyles and the sizable economic impact of the marine industry in South Florida. “One of my favorite pastimes is boating,” Nicklaus said. “I’ve been fortunate to own boats most of my adult life and I’ve been able to spend time on the water...more[read more]
NMMA urges boaters to fill out Florida anchoring surveyThe National Marine Manufacturers Association is urging boaters to complete an online survey seeking feedback on potential anchoring regulations in Florida. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission released the online survey based on initial feedback it received during public workshops on anchoring and mooring that were conducted earlier this year. The survey will close...more[read more]
Lawsuit filed to stop closure of Coast Guard station in OregonThe wives of fishermen from Oregon’s largest commercial fleet are suing to stop the Coast Guard from closing its rescue helicopter station in Newport, a seaport town about 100 miles southwest of Portland. The lawsuit, filed Tuesday in federal court in Eugene, argues that closing the Newport Air Station would violate the Homeland Security Act...more[read more]
Yamaha boat returned three years after tsunamiA man whose boat was returned after it was lost in Japan’s 2011 tsunami says the vessel brought back memories of him working on it in his garage and watching his children play on it. The boat was reunited with its owner after it was discovered on a tiny island in the middle of the...more[read more]
Spanish boatbuilder signs deal with Chinese oil companySpanish boatbuilder Rodman Polyships signed a contract to build and supply 50 boats. The company reached an agreement with Asian company China Sonangol to construct 40 high-speed patrol boats — Rodman 33 models — and 10 84-foot passenger catamarans that can carry 350 people apiece. The order is for more than 25 million euros, or...more[read more]