Aston Martin powerboat makes U.S. debut at Yachts Miami Beach

After making its world premiere in Monaco last September, the Aston Martin AM37 powerboat was shown for the first time in the United States at Yachts Miami Beach on Collins Avenue, Feb. 16-20. The company says the Aston Martin AM37 was built to challenges the status quo of the nautical world and offers a pure …
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Bennett Brothers Yachts celebrates 30 years

Wilmington, N.C.-based Bennett Brothers Yachts is celebrating 30 years this month. Founded by Paul and Patricia Bennett in 1986 in Stamford, Conn. and relocating to the Cape Fear River area of Wilmington in 1989, they worked together to grow the company’s reputation. Bennett Brothers Yachts builds custom power and sailing yachts, restorations and repairs that serve  U.S. …
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Volvo Penta awarded World Yachts 2016 trophy

Volvo Penta has been recognized for its Inboard Performance System at the World of Yachts celebration at the Cannes Yachting Festival in the south of France. The awards were presented in front of more than 500 industry professionals and customers. The trophies reward the leading innovations in the luxury boating industry throughout the past year. …
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New Absolute Yachts dealer for Florida and Mid-Atlantic

Absolute North America announced Thursday the addition of Grande Yachts International to its growing family of world- class dealers. Made with passion and pride in Piacenza Italy, the Absolute yacht range currently spans from 40 to 72 feet. Covering the East coast of Florida and the Mid-Atlantic, Grande Yachts International operates out of four locations […]
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Weekly 5: Environmentalists claim Yachts Miami Beach left mess from docks

The BI Weekly 5 is a collection of tips, news and data affecting the boating industry this week. Be sure to look for the BI Weekly 5 every Monday on BoatingIndustry.com. 1. Environmentalists claim Yachts Miami Beach left mess from docks The temporary docks used by Yachts Miami Beach resulted in plastic foam being left […]
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Technomarine Yachts acquires Palm Beach Power Boats

NORTH PALM BEACH, Fla. – Technomarine Group has recently announced that Technomarine Yachts, Inc. has acquired the yacht brokerage firm Palm Beach Power Boats, located in Palm Beach, Florida. “This is our second acquisition in the last nine months, and just one of several organizational expansions we are hoping to achieve as we continue the […]
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