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Yacht Hampton Selected Top Boat Rental Service by Locals

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Thursday, April 4, 2024

Sag Harbor, NY, April 04, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Experts in Luxury yachts and Boat Charters, Yacht Hampton, is thrilled to announce that it has been selected as the top boat rental service by locals for its bespoke yacht experiences.

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  • Sag Harbor, NY, April 04, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Experts in Luxury yachts and Boat Charters, Yacht Hampton, is thrilled to announce that it has been selected as the top boat rental service by locals for its bespoke yacht experiences.
  • With offices in Sag Harbor, East Hampton, Montauk, Shelter Island, Greenport, and Palm Beach, Yacht Hampton has earned an impressive local reputation for its hassle-free boat and yacht rental services.
  • Across the leading rental company’s social media, review platforms, and website, satisfied customers have consistently rated Yacht Hampton 5 stars, making the company the top service provider in its range of locations.
  • Yacht Hampton invites families, couples, and friends who want to escape for the day and embark on an unforgettable boat rental experience to fill out the contact form on its website to begin planning their trip today.

Yamaha Updates Inline V MAX SHO® Model Outboards

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Thursday, March 21, 2024

Yamaha announced today a new modernized look for the Inline V MAX SHO® models in the 90 through 175 horsepower categories.

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  • Yamaha announced today a new modernized look for the Inline V MAX SHO® models in the 90 through 175 horsepower categories.
  • The new, crisp style makes these outboards even more attractive.”
    The VF175 and VF150 outboards are matched with V MAX SHO® propellers, specifically made to transfer engine torque for powerful acceleration and top speed.
  • Yamaha’s new VF150 and VF175 model Inline SHO outboards now have an added tilt stop lever, perfectly suited for maintenance or extended storage situations.
  • Combine this new feature with the advantages offered through compatibility with Command Link® digital or analog gauges and V MAX SHO outboards make angling, cruising and servicing more efficient.

Yamaha Continues Support for Conch Republic Marine Army

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Tuesday, March 12, 2024

Through a renewed Yamaha Rightwaters™ sponsorship, Yamaha continues as the official outboard of Conch Republic Marine Army (CRMA), powering the organization’s clean-up boat with a Yamaha 225-horsepower outboard.

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  • Through a renewed Yamaha Rightwaters™ sponsorship, Yamaha continues as the official outboard of Conch Republic Marine Army (CRMA), powering the organization’s clean-up boat with a Yamaha 225-horsepower outboard.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240312725755/en/
    Through a renewed Yamaha Rightwaters™ sponsorship, Yamaha continues as the official outboard of Conch Republic Marine Army (CRMA), powering the organization’s clean-up boat with a Yamaha 225-horsepower outboard.
  • "As the official outboard of Conch Republic Marine Army, Yamaha plays a key role in the restoration of the fragile marine habitats of the Florida Keys and allows us to continue hosting clean-up trips for thousands of volunteers who participate."
  • Yamaha’s U.S. Marine Business Unit, based in Kennesaw, Ga., is responsible for the sales, marketing, and distribution of Yamaha Marine products in the U.S. including Yamaha Outboards, Yamaha WaveRunners®, Yamaha Boats, G3® Boats and Skeeter® Boats.

Coast Guard Mutual Assistance (CGMA) and WIN Join Forces to Support Coast Guard Families in Their Family-Building Journey

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Wednesday, April 3, 2024

GREENWICH, Conn., April 3, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- WIN, the nation's leading family-building and family well-being benefit company, is proud to announce its collaboration with Coast Guard Mutual Assistance (CGMA) to provide comprehensive fertility benefit management services for Coast Guard members. The donated services offered include 24/7 clinical guidance through WIN Nurse Care Advocates, reproductive behavioral support, access to the WIN highly credentialed qualified network of medical and pharmacy providers and on-demand clinical support and resources through the WINFamily app—wherever their duties take them, along with available discounts, and guided counseling on family-building options.

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  • The CGMA-WIN initiative seeks to address these challenges by offering comprehensive support tailored to the needs of Coast Guard service members and their families.
  • "We understand the challenges that military families face and are committed to supporting Coast Guard members on their journey to parenthood.
  • Through this partnership, we aim to provide comprehensive and accessible resources that empower Coast Guard families to build their families."
  • "We are thrilled to offer WIN's support to our Coast Guard community's family-building aspirations," said RADM Cari B. Thomas, USCG (Ret), CEO of Coast Guard Mutual Assistance.

Leidos Partnership deploys electronic health record system to joint DOD-VA federal health care site

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Thursday, March 28, 2024

RESTON, Va., March 28, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leidos Partnership for Defense Health (LPDH) today announced it successfully deployed the Federal Electronic Health Record (EHR) system – which the Department of Defense calls MHS GENESIS – at the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center (Lovell FHCC) as part of a first-of-its-kind joint Department of Defense (DOD)-Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) EHR implementation. After nearly two dozen wave deployments over the last five years, the Lovell FHCC deployment achieves 100% deployment to all DOD garrison facilities worldwide. Additionally, the Lovell FHCC deployment is the first time DOD and VA deployed the Federal EHR together at the same site.

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  • RESTON, Va., March 28, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The Leidos Partnership for Defense Health (LPDH) today announced it successfully deployed the Federal Electronic Health Record (EHR) system – which the Department of Defense calls MHS GENESIS – at the Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center (Lovell FHCC) as part of a first-of-its-kind joint Department of Defense (DOD)-Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) EHR implementation.
  • Additionally, the Lovell FHCC deployment is the first time DOD and VA deployed the Federal EHR together at the same site.
  • "We're proud to lead with our partners to successfully deploy the Federal EHR at Lovell FHCC," said Liz Porter, Leidos Health & Civil sector president.
  • "The Federal EHR deployment at Lovell FHCC is a landmark collaboration between the site, DOD, VA, FEHRM, the Leidos Partnership for Defense Health, and Oracle Health," said Mr. Bill Tinston, FEHRM Director.

Washington Homeland Security Roundtable opens Coast Guard Industry Academy 3

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Monday, March 18, 2024

WASHINGTON, March 18, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The Washington Homeland Security Roundtable announces the 3rd Cohort of the Coast Guard Industry Academy (CGIA3).

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  • WASHINGTON, March 18, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- The Washington Homeland Security Roundtable announces the 3rd Cohort of the Coast Guard Industry Academy (CGIA3).
  • CGIA3 is an in-depth program designed to strengthen Industry collaboration and knowledge of the USCG mission.
  • The focus for the Coast Guard Industry Academy is with Senior Industry Executives who maintain a broad organizational authority and responsibility and can share mission knowledge broadly across their organization.
  • Each Industry participant will pay travel costs and a pro-rata share of transportation and food on the ground.

SGS Expands Flammability Testing Services Across Aviation, Automotive and Maritime Sectors

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Thursday, March 7, 2024

SGS is pleased to announce the far-reaching expansion of its fire safety, resistance and flammability testing services at its laboratory in Farmingdale, New York, USA.

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  • SGS is pleased to announce the far-reaching expansion of its fire safety, resistance and flammability testing services at its laboratory in Farmingdale, New York, USA.
  • Geneva, Switzerland, Mar 7, 2024 - (ACN Newswire) - SGS, the world's leading testing, inspection and certification company, is pleased to announce the far-reaching expansion of fire safety, resistance and flammability testing services at its laboratory in Farmingdale, New York, USA.
  • As a leading provider of fire safety testing, SGS has gained approval from the United States Coast Guard (USCG) for an expanded scope of testing solutions for the maritime industry whilst also extending services provided within the framework of its ISO/IEC 17025:2017 accreditation.
  • "The broader capability builds on our expertise and SGS's 2017 acquisition of Govmark Testing Services to ensure that our clients, particularly from the aviation, automotive and maritime sectors, receive the highest level of service.

bioaqualife's Biodegradable Shrink Wrap Film biowrap Achieves Class A Rating in Key Flame Spread Test ASTM E84

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Wednesday, February 28, 2024

NARRAGANSETT, R.I., Feb. 28, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- bioaqualife, a leading manufacturer of eco-friendly plastic film and tape alternatives, is proud to announce that its biodegradable shrink wrap film has achieved a Class A rating in the ASTM E84 Standard Test Method for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials. This prestigious certification confirms that bioaqualife's shrink wrap film meets strict fire safety standards in several major industries. This breakthrough industrial-grade shrink-wrap film biodegrades by digestion of landfill bacteria in years instead of multi-century degradation into nano-particle plastics like traditional shrink wrap film.

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  • This prestigious certification confirms that bioaqualife's shrink wrap film meets strict fire safety standards in several major industries.
  • This breakthrough industrial-grade shrink-wrap film biodegrades by digestion of landfill bacteria in years instead of multi-century degradation into nano-particle plastics like traditional shrink wrap film.
  • To earn a Class A rating, a material must exhibit a flame spread of 25 or less and smoke development of 450 or less under test conditions.
  • bioaqualife's biodegradable shrink wrap film surpassed requirements with a flame spread index of and smoke development index of .

Yamaha Develops Hydrogen Fuel System with Roush and Regulator Marine, Hydrogen Outboard Unveiled at Miami International Boat Show®

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Wednesday, February 14, 2024

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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20240214748918/en/
    Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. today unveiled the world’s first hydrogen-powered outboard for recreational boats.
  • Yamaha joined forces with Roush to develop the fuel system for the outboard and collaborated with long-time boat builder partner Regulator Marine to build a boat suitable for testing the prototype outboard.
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    Yamaha joined forces with Roush to develop the fuel system to power the new outboard and collaborated with long-time boat builder partner Regulator Marine to build a boat suitable for testing the prototype outboard.
  • Together, Yamaha, Regulator and Roush displayed the boat hull, fuel system and outboard to demonstrate how hydrogen could work as a possible fuel source in a marine environment.

Yamaha Joins Fuel Cell & Hydrogen Energy Association Supporting Multiple Technology Solutions to Carbon Neutrality

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Tuesday, January 30, 2024

Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. joined the Fuel Cell & Hydrogen Energy Association (FCHEA) alongside hydrogen producers, infrastructure providers, engineering firms and other off takers as part of its pursuit of multiple technology solutions to achieve carbon neutrality.

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  • Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. joined the Fuel Cell & Hydrogen Energy Association (FCHEA) alongside hydrogen producers, infrastructure providers, engineering firms and other off takers as part of its pursuit of multiple technology solutions to achieve carbon neutrality.
  • “Yamaha plans to work diligently with FCHEA to advance hydrogen energy and fuel cell policies,” said Martin Peters, Director, Yamaha Marine External Affairs, who will serve on the organization’s board of directors.
  • FCHEA represents more than one hundred leading organizations advancing production, distribution, and use of innovative, clean, safe, and reliable hydrogen energy.
  • FCHEA educational efforts promote the environmental and economic benefits of hydrogen energy and fuel cell technologies.