Mercury Marine has officially broken ground on a new expansion at its global headquarters in Fond du Lac, Wis. The $10 million investment will add close to 20,000 additional square feet to the more than 2.5 million square-foot campus. With this latest expansion, Mercury has now invested more than $800 million since 2009 in expansion and R&D, with most of the ...Read More »
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Three women in the marine industry were recently honored with STEP Ahead Awards. The STEP (Science, Technology, Engineering and Production) Ahead initiative began in 2012 to celebrate women in the manufacturing industry who are making a difference through advocacy, mentorship, engagement, promotion, and leadership. The STEP Ahead Awards highlight the achievements of real women in manufacturing on a national stage. ...Read More »
Engine manufactures provide update on market segment Repowering represents a growing and evolving market segment. Eventually, in terms of operating hours, a simple engine tune-up will no longer restore lost power. That’s when the serious repowering discussions often begin. Repowering decisions are based on many factors, including cost, horsepower needs, fuel efficiency, emissions and more. For many boat owners, repowering ...Read More »
Brunswick Corp. reported its marine industry revenue results Thursday for the third quarter of 2017. Net sales for the marine segment increased by 7 percent. Earnings for the company’s boat segment declined, reported Brunswick Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mark Schwabero. "We faced certain headwinds in the quarter which led to a decline in boat earnings," Schwabero said. Brunswick significantly ...Read More »