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Sept. 11, 2015 SalVinCo LLC Worklights 12V LED WORK LIGHTS WITH INTENSE 1800 LUMENS -- Powerful and efficient, these 20 watt Bee Green LED work or deck lights feature both an adjustable vertical swivel and threaded holes for fixed mounting svc-worklights.pdf 53KB

Aug. 24, 2015

Rockford Fosgate Rockford Fosgate marine audio. Rockford Fosgate (, the industry leader in high-performance audio systems, announced that it will feature its 2015 line of complete end-to-end Element-Ready Marine entertainment solutions, including high-performance source units, amplifiers, remotes, subwoofers, speakers, wake tower cans, and accessories at IBEX 2015, booth # 1163. frockford-fosgate-new-marine-products-ibex.pdf 86KB
Aug. 6, 2015 LADD Distribution/TE Connectivity LADD Distribution, supplier of TE Connectivity’s Industrial & Commercial Transportation products, is happy to announce that the company has extended its customer service hours to 8:00AM – 7:00PM EDT, Monday through Friday. The extension gives customers additional time to place orders, obtain quotes, and have technical questions answered. ladd-customer-service-extended-hours.pdf 55KB
Aug. 5, 2015 Brownell Trailers, LLC. Brownell Trailers, the world leader in premium hydraulic boat trailer manufacturing, officially launched its ALL NEW line of hydraulic boat trailers: the PRO-E SERIES. brownell-trailers.pdf 375KB
Aug 3, 2015 Rockford Fosgate Rockford Fosgate (, the industry leader in high-performance audio systems, has announced that it has moved to a direct-to-builder model in order to allow its builder partners to be closer to Rockford Fosgate’s product development experts, technical support group, and global logistics team. rockford-fosgate-oem-marine-business-model.pdf 82KB
Aug 3, 2015 Yanmar Marine International B.V. Yanmar - Cannes boat show 2015 yanmar-cannes.pdf 33KB
July 22, 2015 LADD Distribution LADD website now in 7 languages.LADD Distribution, supplier of TE Connectivity’s DEUTSCH, AMPSEAL, and AMPSEAL 16 electrical connectors and accessories, is pleased to announce that the company’s website,, is now available in seven languages. In addition to English, content is now available in Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, and Chinese. ladd-website-now-in-7-languages.pdf 236KB
June 15, 2015 Scepter Canada Inc. Scepter Marine appoints five new distributors for its fuel tanks and fittings, serving the US, Central America, South America and the Caribbean. scepter-expands-distribution.pdf 13KB
June 12, 2015 DIAB DIAB launches Divinycell HM – the toughest core ever. diab-divinycell-hm.pdf 103KB
June 8, 2015 Winboat WINBOAT™ starts to sell patented foldable RIBs in the United States. Inventor of internationally patented foldable RIB design presents first fully foldable rigid inflatable boats in the United States. New technology was utilized in the production line of foldable RIBs, ranging in sizes from 9 to 15 feet.  WINBOAT™ - when storage place does matter! winboat.pdf 171KB
May 5, 2015 Serge Ferrari Pollution Resistant MaterialSerge Ferrari Announces Pollution Resistant Material for Marine Industry pollution-resistant-material_.pdf  80KB
May 5, 2015 Airtech Multi-purpose tape. Airtech Advanced Materials Group introduces the NEW Econobreaker 2R multi-purpose tape. econobreaker_2r.pdf  430KB
April 29, 2015 Yanmar Marine International Yanmar relocates marine recreational HQ to Europe. ymipr201502.pdf 27KB
April 28, 2015 Professional BoatBuilder magazine Refit Show logoProfessional BoatBuilder launches Annual Conference and Exhibition for Yacht Refit Professionals at the Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, January28-29, 2016 refit-show2016.pdf 107KB
April 23, 2015 Talon Technology Carbon Hinge system Using materials that will be familiar to advanced boat builders the Carbon Hinge system is extremely thin, lightweight and durable. And with exceptional corrosion resistance is perfect for marine applications.
Geoff Germon, the CEO of Talon says, “our 50mm hinge is only 1.6mm thick when closed, it weighs less than 5 grams and yet can hold over 150 kgs.”