Marinas/Boatyards

Boating Industry seeks nominations for 2022 40 Under 40

Now in its sixth year, Boating Industry’s 40 Under 40 program will return in early 2022. The editorial staff at Boating Industry is now accepting nominations for its 40 Under 40 program, which highlights the best young leaders across all segments of the marine industry. Each year, Boating Industry receives hundreds of nominations from dealer principals, owners, CEOs and many other various individuals in management ...

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Suntex acquires Lynn Creek Marina

Suntex Marina Investors, LLC announced the acquisition of Lynn Creek Marina located on Joe Pool Lake in Grande Prairie between Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas. Joe Pool Lake is 7,500-acre flood control lake built and operated by the Army Corp of Engineers. The lake was filled in 1989 and is always kept 100% full. Lynn Creek Marina was built and began ...

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Freedom Boat Club announces first Idaho location

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Freedom Boat Club, the world’s largest boat club operator and a division of Brunswick Corporation, announced its first Idaho franchise representing the 34th U.S. state to have a Freedom Boat Club location. The new territory, FBC of North Idaho, will open its first location in Couer d'Alene, known as one of the premier boating and recreational destinations in the U.S. ...

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MMG acquires Coles Point Marina

Monument Marine Group (MMG), a Baltimore-based investment firm focused on opportunities within the marine industry, acquired Coles Point Marina, to further expand their marine management footprint. MMG said it will invest significantly into the asset, enhancing the existing amenities while adding new experiential offerings and lodging options. MMG has chosen Oasis Marinas to manage the operations at Coles Point Marina ...

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TPG acquires Rhode Island’s Conanicut Marina and Taylor Point Boat Yard

TPG Hotels, Resorts & Marinas has acquired Conanicut Marina and the Taylor Point Boat Yard, both located in Jamestown, RI.  “Conanicut Marina and Taylor Point Boatyard are tremendous additions to our growing marina portfolio and are prime examples of the types of properties we seek to acquire”, stated Robert Leven, Chief Investment Officer of TPG Hotels, Resorts and Marinas. “TPG ...

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Suntex acquires Tahoe Keys Marina

Suntex Marina Investors announced the acquisition of Tahoe Keys Marina, the largest protected inland marina on Lake Tahoe, located on the southern shore in the city of South Lake Tahoe, California.  “This acquisition gives Suntex an opportunity to manage and eventually redevelop Tahoe Keys Marina, the premier marina on Lake Tahoe, into a world-class trophy asset that all of the ...

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Department of Transportation announces $241 million in grants for American ports

The U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary announced the award of more than $241 million in discretionary grant funding for 25 projects to improve port facilities in 19 states and one territory through the Maritime Administration’s (MARAD) Port Infrastructure Development Program (PIDP).  “U.S. maritime ports play a critical role in our supply chains,” said U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg. “These ...

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Suntex Marinas acquires Caloosa Cove Marina

Suntex Marina Investors, LLC (Suntex), owner and operator of marina properties around the U.S., announced another addition to its growing portfolio with the acquisition of Caloosa Marina located in Islamorada in the Florida Keys.  Situated on approximately 15 acres just 1.5 hours east of Key West and 2 hours south of Miami, Caloosa Cove is a destination property with a ...

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PORT 32 Marinas announces acquisition of The Marina At Ortega Landing

PORT 32, an owner, operator, developer and acquirer of Class A coastal marinas, announced the acquisition of The Marina at Ortega Landing. Situated in Jacksonville, FL, the marina is part of Ortega Landing, a luxury marina and river home development at the intersection of the St. Johns and Ortega Rivers. The marina consists of 192 wet slips, accommodating boats from 30 to 130 ...

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Bradford Marine achieves Clean Marina designation

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Bradford Marine, home to yacht repair facilities and marinas for more than 50 years, has announced that both Bradford Marine Fort Lauderdale and Billfish by Bradford have earned designations as Clean Marinas and Clean Boatyards by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). The designations makes Bradford Marine the 329th Clean Marina and 49th Clean Boatyard in the state, adding ...

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