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Indmar introducing jet, cruiser engine series at Miami boat show

Indmar Marine Engines will be displaying its new jet and cruiser engine series at this week's Miami International Boat Show. In addition, Indmar will be showcasing its line of service products and Strainer Pro, the first sea strainer with a built-in flush kit. “The response to the Raptor launch was overwhelming. The most frequent comment by far was ‘Please make ...

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Petition launches to restore Miami Marine Stadium

As approximately 100,000 people prepare to visit Miami Marine Stadium Park and Basin in February as part of the first-ever Miami International Boat Show to be held on Virginia Key, the National Trust for Historic Preservation and Dade Heritage Trust are launching a petition to demonstrate public support for fully restoring the iconic stadium. The National Trust and Dade Heritage ...

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Honda Marine signs OEM agreement with Brig Boats

Honda Marine announced Wednesday a new OEM agreement with Brig USA. Brig Boats  is a manufacturer of foldable and rigid inflatable boats for recreational and professional use. Based in Kharkov, Ukraine, the 25-year-old company recently announced its launch into the U.S. market with two dealers located in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and Annapolis, Md.. The two companies will showcase their new ...

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Judges named for 2016 Miami International Boat Show Innovation Awards

The National Marine Manufacturers Association and Boating Writers International announced Tuesday the panel of judges who will evaluate 77 product entries this year for the 2016 Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show Innovation Awards, being presented during the show’s annual Industry Breakfast on February 11 at Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin from 7:30-9:30am. The Innovation Awards judges’ committee is ...

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FedEx exec featured speaker for ‘Visions and Values’ luncheon

Regal announced today that Michael Ducker, president and CEO of FedEx Freight, will be the featured speaker for the 14th Annual Leading With Vision and Values luncheon. The lunch will be on Friday, Feb. 12, from 12 p.m. –1:15 pm at the Rusty Pelican in Key Biscayne, during the Miami International Boat Show. Hosted by Duane Kuck and Tim Kuck ...

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Brig Boats enters U.S. market in Fort Lauderdale

DANIA BEACH, Fla. —Brig Boats has officially entered the U.S. market and announced the grand opening of its first founding dealership in the country. In December, Sirocco Marine Fort Lauderdale opened the doors to its 10,000-square-foot showroom and warehouse in Dania Beach, Florida. Kharkov, Ukraine-based Brig Boats is a European manufacturer of recreational RIBs. Founded by aeronautical engineer Slava Rodionov ...

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Deadline extended for 2015 Neptune Awards

MIAMI – The Marine Marketers of America have extended the deadline for 2015 Neptune Awards entries. The submission deadline is now January 13. The awards, which recognize outstanding work in the marine marketing field, will be presented at the Miami International Boat Show in February 2016. The competition is open to any company or organization producing and publishing marine industry ...

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Miami boat show gets approval of final permit

One of the last potential obstacles for the 2016 Miami International Boat Show has been cleared away. The show received notice at the end of December that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers had issued the third and final environmental permit needed, ensuring that the annual event will move forward as planned at Miami Marine Stadium Park & Basin, show ...

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MIBS Innovation Award entries due Wednesday

The 2016 Miami International Boat Show Innovation Awards close for entry Wednesday. Products launched (or planned for release) between Feb. 12, 2015, and Feb. 11, 2016 are eligible for entry. Companies must be exhibiting at the show to be eligible. Click here for more information on rules and entry.

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Miami boat show wins approval on key permits

The Miami International Boat Show took another important step forward Tuesday with county approval for the in-water portion of the the 2016 show. The Miami-Dade County Board of County Commissioners voted 8-1 Tuesday to issue a Miami-Dade Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources (RER) Class 1 Special Events permit to the show. The commissioners had previously delayed a vote on ...

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