Enter the 2016 International Achievement Awards

March 21st, 2016

The 69th Annual International Achievement Awards are open for entries. Industrial fabric companies from around the world are encouraged to compete in new categories that showcase innovation, technical skill and design excellence. The competition has changed a bit this year. Each of the seven major categories will now have a brand new "Best in Category" […]

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Marine industry veterans receive Alan J. Freedman Award

March 8th, 2016

The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) honored Ken and Rick Garelick, president and senior vice president, respectively, of Garelick Manufacturing Co., with the 2016 Alan J. Freedman Memorial Leadership Award during the recreational boating industry breakfast at the 2016 Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show. Rick and Ken are second-generation leaders of their St. Paul […]

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Call for entries: MFA Fabrication Excellence Awards

September 4th, 2015

Entry submissions for the 2016 MFA Fabrication Excellence Awards, presented by IFAI’s Marine Fabricators Association, are due Oct. 30, 2015. Projects can be submitted into eight different categories: Powerboat Exterior-Rigid Enclosures; Powerboat-Soft Enclosures; Dodgers with Extensions; Marine Interior Upholstery; Marine Exterior Upholstery; Tops and Enclosures; Travel/Full Covers; and Miscellaneous (any marine fabric project not covered […]

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