De-icing Your Dock This Winter Season

Winter is approaching — as the temperature falls gradually, conversations about how to protect your dock from icing catastrophes rise. Although docks are the safest and most convenient aspect of any waterfront property, these can become safety hazards if not properly cleaned and de-iced during the winter. Downplaying the need for timely dockyard maintenance during… (more)

Everything You Need To Know About Designing A Marina

The global boating enthusiast community is increasing at a breakneck speed, with the common interest shifting towards bigger and beamier vessels. Consequently, the demand for well-designed marinas that can easily accommodate so many boats has risen to an all-time high. However, designing and constructing a high-quality marina isn’t as easy as it sounds. Whether you’re… (more)

DockMaster Recognized as ‘High Performer’ From SoftwareSuggest

It is our honor to announce that SoftwareSuggest one of the most trusted software review platforms in the world, has designated DockMaster’s marine software program as a ‘High Performer’ for 2022. SoftwareSuggest’s High Performer badge is given to software vendors that are deemed to be exceptional in what they offer. SoftwareSuggest determines a High Performer… (more)

Marine Business Staff Training: Why Your Training Should Be Ongoing

Whether it’s a marina, boatyard, boat dealership or any other business that supports the marine industry, the value of ongoing employee training will help your business. According to the Association for Talent Development, companies that offer comprehensive training programs have 218% higher income per employee than companies without formalized training. It’s a critical part of… (more)

Ways To Communicate With Your Customers After Boating Season

Communicating effectively year-round sets operators up for success in peak season It certainly has been a unique year in the boating industry. As industries across the country faced their own challenges, the marine industry dealt with shutdowns, then the surge in demand for boats. The industry also saw encouraging trends play out, such as the… (more)