Tag Archives: Dometic

Dometic sets climate target for 2030

As a pioneer in the mobile living arena, Dometic said it is committed to driving sustainability in the industry. Energy efficiency in production and the product use phase have long been key environmental targets that contribute to reducing the climate impact of Dometic operations and products. Dometic has developed a climate roadmap that expands impact monitoring and identifies reduction activities. ...

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Dometic acquires Zamp Solar

Dometic recently announced its completion of an acquisition of Zamp Solar, a North American manufacturer of mobile solar power solutions for the outdoor market. Based in Bend (Oregon) and with more than 400 active customers, Zamp Solar serves several vertical end markets in the outdoor space. Zamp Solar’s products are known for their high-quality and recycled contents, and include solar ...

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Dometic Marine promotes Bill Longacre

Dometic Marine has announced the promotion of Bill Longacre to the important position of Vice President, After Market Sales & eCommerce. Longacre is a marine industry veteran with more than a decade of experience with Teleflex Marine/SeaStar Solutions, as well as Dometic Marine.  His background also includes expertise in the areas of consumer electronics, new product marketing, rep groups and ...

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Sportsman Boats partners with Dometic on digital switching

Dometic Marine, formerly known as SeaStar Solutions, has announced that its advanced Digital Switching technology is now offered as standard equipment on all Sportsman Boat models 25 feet in length and up. Sportsman Boats, based in Summerville, S.C., prides itself on offering a full line of family-friendly center console boats manufactured with the latest designs, procedures and materials in its ...

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Dometic named NMDA 2019 Supplier of the Year

SeaStar Solutions, now part of Dometic (Marine) was recently named Diamond Level 2019 Supplier of the Year by the National Marine Distributor Association (NMDA) during the organization’s 28th Annual S.T.E.P. Purchasing Conference in July. The S.T.E.P. program — which stands for Sales. Training Education. Purchasing. — was created to provide a centralized location for marine manufacturers to introduce new products and programs ...

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Dometic receives Yamaha Motor Global Award

Dometic announced it has received a Global Award for Excellence in Technology and Development from Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. for the SeaStar Yamaha Integrated Electric Steering Actuator. "To date, SeaStar Solutions; part of the Dometic Group, has shipped thousands of these advanced steering actuators for use with Yamaha XTO outboard motors on vessels around the world," a news release from ...

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Dometic appoints new CFO

Dometic has appointed Stefan Fristedt as new chief financial officer, effective Oct. 1. Fristedt joins Dometic from Mölnlycke Healthcare, where he most recently held the position as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Previous roles prior to Mölnlycke include chief financial officer at Nederman and various leading roles at Getinge. Fristedt holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and ...

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SeaStar Solutions names new VP of aftermarket sales

SeaStar Solutions, now part of The Dometic Group, and the leader in marine steering and control systems, recently announcde that Bill Longacre will be rejoining the company as Vice President of Aftermarket Sales. Longacre will be responsible for sales of SeaStar’s extensive portfolio of products to marine distributors, dealers and other retail locations. Longacre has had a distinguished career in ...

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Dometic participates in Florida waterway cleanup effort

Dometic recently sponsored a cleanup project at a city park in Deerfield Beach, Fla. Employees of Dometic, located in Pompano Beach, were eager to get involved, as Deerfield Beach is so close to home. Twenty-two employees and their families showed up to volunteer from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm for the cleanup followed by a two hour Trash Bash. The ...

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Sweden’s Dometic closes $875 million SeaStar Solutions acquisition

Dometic has closed a $875 million acquisition of marine steering and control systems manufacturer SeaStar Solutions. The deal was fully financed via cash and committed bank facilities, and included $7 million in transaction costs, Dometic stated in a news release. Return on investment is estimated to be above cost of capital within three years. The acquisition closed Dec. 15, Domestic ...

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