Tag Archives: Brunswick

Mercury Marine adds new dealers after expanding Verado line

Fond du Lac, Wis. – Mercury Marine has announced that they signed new dealers spanning almost 20 different states from the end of the Miami International Boat Show in late February until the end of June. During that time, Mercury says it is averaging one new dealer partner every 2.9 days across the United States. This news comes at a time ...

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Brunswick introduces hard-sided RHIB to IMPACT product line

EDGEWATER, Fla. – Brunswick Commercial & Government Products (BCGP) recently added a new model to its IMPACT RHIB product lineup. The 8.5-meter, IMPACT 850 D is a hard sided RHIB featuring a hybrid air/foam-filled collar with a solid fiberglass gunnel. The 850 D melds the characteristics of an air-holding and foam-filled insert collar to create a boat that features a ...

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Dahl named Brunswick’s Vice President of Internal Audit

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today named Brent Dahl as the company's vice president - internal audit.  He will report to William L. Metzger, senior vice president and chief financial officer.  The appointment is effective immediately. Dahl will be responsible for the internal audit function serving the corporate office as well as Brunswick's business units.  Dahl most recently ...

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Mercury Marine’s Juarez plant receives Brunswick Corporation Chairman’s Safety Award

Mercury Marine's Juarez, Mexico, plant recently received the Brunswick Corporation Chairman's Safety Award for excellence in safety and employee engagement. The presentation held  June 4 in Juarez featured Brunswick Corporation CEO Dustin McCoy, Brunswick Corporation COO Mark Schwabero, Mercury Marine V.P. of Global Operations Chris Drees and other executives at the company. In conjunction with this award, Brunswick will donate ...

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Brunswick CEO presents Boston Whaler with Chairman’s Safety Award

Edgewater, Fla. — Boston Whaler’s Edgewater facility was awarded the prestigious Chairman’s Safety Award conducted by parent company Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC). During a ceremony held on June 4, Brunswick Chairman and CEO Dustin McCoy presented Whaler’s safety committee with the award, and Boston Whaler announced that it would donate the prize money received in conjunction with the award to ...

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Brunswick employees gain ABYC certification

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – In Edgewater, Fla., the Brunswick Boat Group recently hosted the ABYC Standards Certification and Marine Systems Fast Trac, resulting in 36 new ABYC technician certifications. The American Boat & Yacht Council (ABYC) is dedicated to the development of technical safety standards, education and professional certification for the marine industry. The Fast Trac program provides students with a faster, less ...

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Mercury Marine announces 45,000 square foot EDP parts expansion

Fond du Lac, Wis. – Mercury Marine is adding a 45,000 square foot expansion to its electro-deposition paint (EDP) system that will double its current processing capabilities. The current project will be complete by January 2016 and the new system will be operational by fourth quarter of 2016. “We are developing a new state of the art coating system that gives ...

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Mercury Marine partners with Metal Shark Aluminum Boats for first U.S. diesel Coast Guard tender

Fond du Lac, Wis. – Mercury Marine has entered an agreement with Metal Shark Aluminum Boats to power 16 Coast Guard boats with Mercury diesel engines. The partnership is the first of its kind in the United States for Mercury Marine . "Mercury Marine’s 2.0 diesel engines are ideal for smaller vessels such as the Coast Guard Cutter Boat ATON Medium," said ...

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Brunswick completes divestiture of bowling products business to BlueArc Capital Management

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) today announced it has completed the sale of its Bowling Products business to BlueArc Capital Management, LLC, a private investment firm based in Atlanta. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. "We are pleased that the buyer is a long-term investor and that the Brunswick name and all that it stands for ...

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Brunswick Marine brands support National Safe Boating Week with social media contests

LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Marine brands of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) are joining boating safety advocates during National Safe Boating Week on May 16-22 to promote safe and responsible boating. Brunswick will help spread the word about elements of safe boating, including wearing a life jacket every time a boater is on the water, using products and services that promote ...

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