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Friday, 30 December 2011 14:59

Yacht Chef Electrocuted while Hiking

Yacht Chef Eduardo Garcia was electrocuted while hiking in Montana on October 9th by an unmarked electric company power source. Eduardo has lost his left hand and went through numerous surgeries including the removal of three rib sections.  He has four more surgeries scheduled in the near future. According to a Facebook page set up for updates, Eduardo left the hospital in November and is recovering in the company of friends. According to the Facebook page Eduardo was hiking near Yellowstone National Park when he found a bear carcass, and was electrocuted when he poked it. He then walked more than two miles to find help. He was taken by ambulance to a local hospital and was then airlifted to the University of Utah Hospital…
Horizon announces the appointment of Galati Yacht Sales, The Marine Group and Epic Yachting as new Horizon Preferred Partners in the U.S. East Coast sales area. Working along with Horizon Yachts Inc, the U.S. East Coast Horizon office, the Preferred Partners will promote Horizon's yacht collection as well as provide service support from the Gulf Coast to the New England area. The new Preferred partner contacts are: Steve Sprigg for Galati Yacht Sales at 239-825-6174 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; Bill Snyder for the Marine Group at 561-627-9500 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ; and Mike Ladas for Epic Yachting at 888-988-EPIC or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . "The Horizon Preferred Partners will bring a new level of sales and service to the U.S. East Coast," says Horizon Group CEO John Lu. "We are pleased to…
Friday, 30 December 2011 14:56

Bristol Marine Acquires Somerset Marina

Bristol Marine of Rhode Island has bought J&J Marine of Somerset, Massachusetts. Andrew Tyska, founder and president of Bristol Marine at 99 Poppasquash Road, recently purchased the full-service marina and boatyard at 1 Main Street in Somerset, along the Taunton River. Tyska said, “This expansion allows us to better serve our existing customers, as well as new customers, through the diverse facilities we now have at our disposal in Bristol and Somerset." Before the Somerset facility recently fell into receivership, its focus was on larger vessels, a market segment Bristol Marine could not serve at its location in Bristol Harbor. Tyska said he bought the Somerset facility at auction. “We’ve made significant efforts to try to improve the Bristol facility to accommodate bigger vessels,” Mr.…

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