Author: Ocean Navigator

Tech Spotlight

Ocean Navigator's Tech Spotlight goes to South Freeport, Maine and speaks with Skip Yale of Yale Cordage about a Yale product called Uniline. Twenty five years ago, Yale installed Uniline to anchor the docks at Stroud's Point Landing in South…

Practical Sailor has recognized new Alpenglow lights

Practical Sailor has recognized the Alpenglow 9W overhead as the PS Best Choice among galley lights, in our recent evaluation of this product group, which was published in the May 2010 issue. The designation is awarded to products featured in…

PAE obtains new location for headquarters

Dana Point, CA -- (March 31, 2011) – Pacific Asian Enterprises, Inc., builder of Nordhavn yachts, is pleased to announce that it has obtained a new location for its headquarters, which will house sales, project management, engineering, accounting, commissioning and…

Cruisers University Comes to Baltimore!

The United States Yacht Shows, Inc., premier producer of the renowned United States Sail and Powerboat Shows, is launching the first-ever Cruisers University from May 12 - 15, 2011, at the Baltimore Marine Center at the Inner Harbor. Billed as…

41st Annual Newport International Boat Show

When: Thursday – Sunday, September 15 – September 18, 2011  VIP DAY: Thursday, September 15Where:     Newport Waterfront, Newport, Rhode Island     Along America’s Cup Avenue Details: Hopes are high as we approach this year’s Newport International Boat Show, one of the…

Navionics APP Wins 2011 NMMA Innovation Award

User Generated Content Community Layer Recognized in Consumer Safety Equipment Category WAREHAM, Massachusetts – Navionics, the world leader in electronic navigation charts, has been honored with the prestigious Innovation Award at the 70th Annual Miami International Boat Show by the…

New England Ropes ENDURA BRAID picked as PS best choice

Fall River, MA – March 8, 2011 – New England Ropes Endura Braid is the Practical Sailor Best Choice among braided cover running rigging options as noted in their November 2010 issue.  Practical Sailor editors believed that Endura Braid outperformed…

Nobeltec announces new software

Miami, Florida, USA, February 18, 2011 — Just one month after the successful release of VNS 11 and Admiral 11, Nobeltec announced a new addition to its marine navigational software line-up. Nobeltec TimeZero Trident was demonstrated for the first time…

MV Egret becomes seventh Nordhavn to circumnavigate

Dana Point, CA – (February 14, 2011) – A 2001 Nordhavn 46 called Egret last week became the seventh Nordhavn to circumnavigate the globe, and the first small production power boat to pass below the five Great Southern Ocean Capes.…

Edson Introduces New Electronics Mounting System

February 8, 2011 - New Bedford, MAEdson International will introduce a new Radar,  Satellite Antenna and Accessory Mounting System at the upcoming Miami Boatshow.    Known as the Vision Series, the new product line delivers styling and design features unlike…