Marina News and Strategy

E15 Consumer Protection Bill Reintroduced

Bipartisan legislation would clearly define and label fuel blended with more than 15 percent ethanol (E15) at pumps to protect consumers from using fuel that could damage a boat engine.

By
Joe Healy, joseph.healy@dockwa.com
on
June 1, 2022

Download the Energy Optimization Toolkit

The concepts and ideas presented in the toolkit are applicable to any organization wanting to reduce energy costs, improve sustainability, and increase resilience.

By
Joe Healy, joseph.healy@dockwa.com
on
May 31, 2022

Mercury Names VP and General Manager of eSolutions 

Perissa Millender Bailey, joining Mercury Marine from the Ford Motor Company, will direct the Brunswick subsidiary's electrification business and product development strategy.

By
Joe Healy, joseph.healy@dockwa.com
on
May 24, 2022

National Safe Boating Week 2022 is Underway

Marine-industry organizations such as Discover Boating, National Marine Manufacturers Association, SeaTow, BoatUS, Water Sports Foundation, and others aim to increase awareness of boating safety during National Safe Boating Week, which began on May 21 and runs to May 27.

By
Joe Healy, joseph.healy@dockwa.com
on
May 20, 2022

Magnuson Hotel in St. Pete, Florida, Acquired

A Pennsylvania real-estate firm has purchased the Magnuson Hotel Marina Cove resort in St. Petersburg, Florida.

By
Joe Healy, joseph.healy@dockwa.com
on
May 12, 2022

MRAA Submits Grant Application for BOAT Jobs Program

The building out apprenticed trades (BOAT) jobs grant submission is backed by the leading marine-industry organizations and the world’s largest marine dealerships.

By
Joe Healy, joseph.healy@dockwa.com
on
May 12, 2022

Learn to "Put the Fire Out" on May 17

Learn the latest in marine fire-suppression systems, standards, and requirements by attending the free ABYC/USCG Risk Mitigation Online Conference on Tuesday, May 17.

By
Joe Healy, joseph.healy@dockwa.com
on
May 12, 2022

Take a Friend Fishing

The American Sportfishing Association has named May 9 to 15, Take a Friend Fishing Week.

By
Joe Healy, joseph.healy@dockwa.com
on
May 11, 2022

How and Why to Digitize Your Marina Operations

"Entering the digital age” is like staying healthy as a human—get your sleep, get some exercise, eat right. The sleep-exercise-nutrition of marina management is grounded in a basic approach: be visible everywhere online and immediately accessible.

By
Hammer & Nail Marketing
on
May 4, 2022

First-Time Boat Buyers Exceed 415,000 for Second Time in 15 Years

Following strong sales numbers in 2020, in 2021 first-time boat buyers accounted for 34 percent of boat sales, driving growth for the recreational boating industry and further reinforcing heightened demand for boats since the outset of the pandemic.

By
Joe Healy, joseph.healy@dockwa.com
on
May 3, 2022

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