Tag Archives: Boatbuilders

Bennington expands Elkhart operations

Bennington, manufacturer of pontoon boats, announced the immediate expansion of its operations in Elkhart County. This growth includes adding jobs and investing in new facilities. Bennington has secured the property and 43,485-square-foot Center Six One Five building at 2707 County Road 15, Elkhart, IN 46514. This investment allows the company to add manufacturing space and jobs to increase output. The process of ...

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Cobalt announces facility expansion plans

Cobalt Boats announced it will invest in a multi-year expansion of its Neodesha, Kansas factory to support continued growth in demand for its market-leading day boats.   This major capital project, totaling nearly $7 million, will expand capacity, as well as improve operational efficiency and quality. For more than 50 years, Cobalt has built high-quality boats in Southeast Kansas, and ...

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ABBRA gears up for 2019 symposium

The American Boatbuilders & Repairers Association is looking forward to their 2019 Annual Meeting and Symposium scheduled for Jan. 22-23 at the Pier 66 Hotel in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. As the only conference specifically designed by boatyard operators for boatyard operators, the event is focused on the issues facing boatbuilding and repair companies today. The event will begin with the ...

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