Tag Archives: METS

METS 2015: Two overall winners named for 2015 DAME Award

MORE FROM METS: 2015 METS opens to packed aisles METS 2015: 3D Printing has “massive potential” in boat manufacturing The Spinlock Lume-On and Humphree Electric Stabilizing Fin and Interceptor System were selected as overall winners of the 25th annual Design Award METS (DAME), presented Tuesday morning at the Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. This marks the ...

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Weekly 5: Tennessee dealer charged with boat resale scam

The BI Weekly 5 is a collection of tips, news and data affecting the boating industry this week. Be sure to look for the BI Weekly 5 every Tuesday on BoatingIndustry.com. 1. Tennessee dealer charged with boat resale scam Carolyn Dianne Hopkins, the former owner of Tennessee's Pickwick Water Sports, repeatedly sold and resold boats to multiple buyers, WATN reported. ...

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New Yanmar common-rail diesels to showcase at METS 2015

ALMERE, Netherlands – Yanmar Marine International (YMI) is showing its new range of common-rail fuel injected marine diesel engines rated for leisure marine and workboat applications at METS 2015 in Amsterdam on November 17-19 on Stand 01.331. Topping the bill of new inboards is its in-line six-cylinder is rated at 440 mhp at 3,300 rpm. This is the world marine-trade ...

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NMEA to offer installer training at IBEX, METS

For the first time, the National Marine Electronics Association (NMEA) will be offering their full-day NMEA 2000 installer training course at two of the world's largest marine equipment shows-IBEX and METS. The sessions will be held one day prior to the opening of each show. The NMEA 2000 network course is primarily targeted for the beginner or those who have ...

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METS invites charities to apply for DAME 2015 funding

METS organizer Amsterdam RAI is inviting certified marine-related public charities to apply for the registration proceeds from the Design Award METS (DAME) competition. The METS Exhibition Committee will select a charity from among the entries for this 25th anniversary edition of the DAME. The donation will be announced and presented during the Breakfast Briefing on Tuesday 17 November, the official ...

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Economic rebound in US, Europe fuels business at METS

The 27th annual METS appears to be a show of superlatives, with record numbers of exhibitors, strong attendance through the first two days, and deals being made throughout the massive Amsterdam RAI exhibition complex. For the second straight day, attendance surpassed 2013 levels, with 8,464 marine industry professionals passing through the doors on Wednesday compared against 8,430 last year. Many ...

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METS opening day attendance up 4%

AMSTERDAM -- Opening day attendance for the 27th annual Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) was up by four per cent, according to show organizers. The world’s largest marine equipment trade show, which opened Tuesday at the Amsterdam RAI convention complex, saw a total of 7,039 marine industry professionals pour through the doors – a welcome increase from the 6,761 people who ...

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Innovation recognized at 2014 Design Award METS

AMSTERDAM -- A new steering traveler was named overall winner of the 2014 Design Award METS, presented this morning just before the official opening of the 27th Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) at the Amsterdam RAI. The Jefa steering traveler, also named as a category winner in the deck equipment, sails, and rigging category, removes the need for bulky steering ...

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SeaDek to exhibit at METS 2014

SeaDek Marine Products, the industry leader in innovative marine flooring solutions, is excited to announce that they will be exhibiting at the 2014 METS (Marine Equipment Trade Show) in Amsterdam RAI. The three-day show runs from 18-20 November 2014 and the SeaDek team will be onsite at stand EL.47 in the Construction Material Pavilion to answer questions and highlight new ...

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Rhode Island marine companies find global stage at METS

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Commerce RI’s International Trade Program and the Maine International Trade Center will partner to host an exhibit booth at the 2014 Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS), November 18-20, in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Companies interested in exhibiting are encouraged to participate as part of the joint “Best of New England” booth in the U.S.A. Pavilion. “Rhode Island has a worldwide ...

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