Maine Yacht Center Completes 2-Year Refit

Maine Yacht Center Completes 2-Year Refit

Great American 4, skippered by Rich Wilson is tied up on the pontoons is Les Sables d’Olonne, France along with the other 28 boats competing in the Vendee Globe, which starts November 5. GA4 is the only American entry in the fleet of 29 boats. The Vendee Globe is a non-stop race around the world, without assistance that takes place every 4 years. The VG is the hardest and most famous sailing race in the world. Nicknamed the Everest of the Seas.

Global Outreach Conference: December 8, 2016

Global Outreach Conference: December 8, 2016

The 2016 Maine Built Boats Global Outreach Conference is scheduled for Thursday, December 8, 2016, at the Maine Maritime Museum […]

Sabre Yachts Debuts Sabre 66 Dirigo

Sabre Yachts Debuts Sabre 66 Dirigo

The Sabre 66 Dirigo is the first and only Downeast style motoryacht of her size built in the United States.

MBB Featured in Power & Motoryacht Magazine

MBB Featured in Power & Motoryacht Magazine

Yacht designer Michael Peters wrote an article about Maine Built Boats following his participation in the association’s annual conference in […]

HARVEY GAMAGE Restored at Portland Yacht Services

HARVEY GAMAGE Restored at Portland Yacht Services

At one time almost every harbor on the coast of Maine was filled with schooners. Some were used for fishing, others for the coastal trades, and some even went deep-water sailing to parts all over the world. Following World War I, the number of schooners decreased dramatically. Today there are no schooners sailing commercially as they have been replaced by the tractor trailers. The only remaining survivors of that era can be seen at Bar Harbor, Camden, Rockland and Portland. It has been a long time since one underwent a major refit, but that is what happened to HARVEY GAMAGE at Portland Yacht Service in Portland for the past 14 months.

Padebco Adds a New Runabout to its Line

Padebco Adds a New Runabout to its Line

Padebco Custom Boat Builders & Full Service Boatyard recently launched its newest model the V25R. The sporty express-style 25’ runabout […]

2015 Guide to Buying and Servicing a Maine-Built Boat Now Available

2015 Guide to Buying and Servicing a Maine-Built Boat Now Available

Maine Built Boats’ annual Guide to Buying and Servicing a Maine-Built Boat is now available at retail outlets, boatyards, shops and boat shows around New England!

Maine Boats Homes & Harbors Show

Maine Boats Homes & Harbors Show

Meet Maine Built Boats members the 2015 Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors Show August 14-16 in Rockland, Maine. With boats […]

2015 Manufacturing Summit: June 4

2015 Manufacturing Summit: June 4

Please join Maine Built Boats members at the 2015 Manufacturing Summit. Manufacturing Summit Manufacturers’ Association of Maine June 4, 2015 […]

Wicked Tuna’s Capt. Dave Carraro will be at The Maine Boatbuilders Show

Wicked Tuna’s Capt. Dave Carraro will be at The Maine Boatbuilders Show

We are going to add some spice to this year’s Maine Boat Builder’s Show, giving it a “sport fishing” theme. […]

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Artisan Boatworks

  ARTISAN BOATWORKS is a personable, state-of-the-art boatbuilding facility, located one mile inland from Rockport Harbor. Artisan Boatworks has many […]

Front Street Shipyard

  FRONT STREET SHIPYARD is the largest, most capable yacht yard in the northeast. With lifting capabilities up to 485 […]

Dysart’s Great Harbor Marina

  DYSART’S GREAT HARBOR MARINA is a full service marina in the heart of Acadia National Park. It is run […]

Gamage Shipyard

Gamage Shipyard sits on a quiet cove on the South Bristol Gut, just off midcoast Maine’s beautiful Damariscotta River. Pemaquid […]

Hinckley Yachts

HINCKLEY YACHTS was founded in Maine in 1928 and is considered to be one of the oldest yacht builders in […]

BlueJacket ShipCrafters Inc.

BLUEJACKET SHIPCRAFTERS INC. has been in continuous operation since 1905. BlueJacket continues our tradition of fine craftsmanship, precision production, and […]

Back Cove Yachts

  BACK COVE YACHTS is sister company of Sabre Yachts, and together these two yards are the largest recreational boatbuilding company […]

Six River Marine

SIX RIVER MARINE was established by boatbuilders Scott Conrad and Chip Miller. Over the years, we’ve continually strived to refine […]

SW Boatworks

SW BOATWORKS specializes in all aspects of finish work, from the drawing board to completion. These boat styles always include […]

The Apprenticeshop

  THE APPRENTICESHOP is one of the oldest and finest traditional boatbuilding schools in the country. The Apprenticeshop offers custom […]

 

 

Nautilus Marine Fabrication, Inc.

Nautilus Marine Fabrication, Inc.

Established in 1983, Nautilus Marine Fabrication, Inc. is a Maine-based company specializing in marine metal fabrication, abrasive water jet material […]

Billy Black

Billy Black

Billy Black is known for his intrepid seamanship and for going that extra mile under the most challenging conditions to […]

Midcoast Marine Electronics

Midcoast Marine Electronics

At Midcoast Marine Electronics Inc. we believe that it is not a question of can or can’t, but how we are […]

AccuTech Marine Propeller, Inc.

AccuTech Marine Propeller, Inc.

AccuTech Marine Propeller, Inc. is pleased to be New England’s only computer based propeller shop utilizing Prop Scan & Hale […]

Smithwick & Mariners Insurance

Smithwick & Mariners Insurance

Smithwick & Mariners Insurance is a full service Independent Insurance Agency providing personal, commercial, life, health, business and marine insurance […]

Gougeon Brothers Inc.

Gougeon Brothers Inc.

Gougeon Brothers, Inc. formulates and manufactures WEST SYSTEM and PRO-SET marine-grade epoxies used around the world in boat building and […]

Raymarine

Raymarine

Raymarine is proud to specialise in marine electronics; this focus ensures they offer equipment that combines industry-leading technology with intuitive […]

OceanPlanet Energy

OceanPlanet Energy

OceanPlanet Energy works with Maine Built Boats members to provide the most efficient energy systems for fine yachts. Products include […]

Maine International Trade Center

Maine International Trade Center

Maine International Trade Center (MITC) is Maine’s leading source for international business assistance. MITC provides technical assistance and trade counseling, […]

Alexseal

Alexseal

For over 100 years, German paint pioneer Mankiewicz has led the development of technologically advanced products to protect and beautify machinery, automobile interiors and wide-body commercial airliners.

 

 

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Photo & Video Galleries

Top quality vessels built with Maine pride. Maine built boats – from luxury yachts to workboats and canoes – exemplify […]