LATEST NEWS: MARINE

Garmin® launches OneHelm, an integrated solution for controlling boat systems from a single display

February 14, 2018
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced OneHelm™, an integrated solution designed for third-party companies that brings the power and convenience of controlling onboard boat systems like digital switching, lighting, stabilization…
Sea Hunt Boat Company, one of the top-selling saltwater boat brands in the country, has selected Garmin to be an electronics supplier to outfit its full line of center console boats ranging from 18-30 feet. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® marine electronics selected by Sea Hunt Boat Company

February 14, 2018
Featured Releases, Marine
Packages to include new GPSMAP ® 1242xsv Touch chartplotter combos
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced that Sea Hunt Boat Company, one of the top-selling saltwater boat brands in the country, has selected Garmin to be an electronics supplier to outfit its full line of center console boats…

Garmin® and Navico resolve patent disputes

February 7, 2018
Marine, Corporate
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN) and Navico, parent company to the Lowrance®, Simrad® and B&G® brands, today announced that they have ended a three-year-long dispute relating to sonar and auto guidance patents. The agreement includes a…
Garmin is excited to announce its title sponsorship of professional Bassmaster Elite series angler and longtime Garmin pro, Jason Christie. Three-time Elite Series champion and winner of two Bassmaster Opens and 10 FLW events, Christie is a leading, and perhaps one of the most recognized anglers on the national bass tournament scene. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® signs as title sponsor for fishing pro Jason Christie

January 4, 2018
Featured Releases, Marine
Adds four additional anglers to its 2018 marine pro team
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced its title sponsorship of professional Bassmaster Elite series angler and longtime Garmin pro, Jason Christie. Three-time Elite Series champion and winner of two Bassmaster Opens and 10 FLW…
The Garmin ECHOMAP Plus series is the company's next generation of chartplotters and sonar combination units with industry-leading features for both saltwater and inland anglers and boaters. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® introduces ECHOMAP Plus chartplotter/sonar combos, updates and expands capabilities of its popular series

October 31, 2017
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the ECHOMAP™ Plus series, its next generation of chartplotters and sonar combination units with industry-leading features for both saltwater and inland anglers and boaters. Building on the…
Garmin ActiveCaptain is a free all-in-one mobile app for mariners that delivers a seamless content management system with unlimited access to cartography, automatic delivery of the latest software available, off-vessel planning capabilities, connected services and so much more in one simple, yet powerful application. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® announces the ultimate connected boating experience with the introduction of the ActiveCaptain mobile app

October 31, 2017
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced ActiveCaptain™, a free all-in-one mobile app for mariners that delivers a seamless content management system with unlimited access to cartography, automatic delivery of the latest software…
The new Garmin STRIKER Plus series features proven fishfinders with industry-leading sonar that are packed with new features to help anglers find and catch more fish, yet easy as ever to use. (Photo: Business Wire)

Introducing the Garmin® STRIKER Plus series, bringing new features to its popular line of fishfinders

October 31, 2017
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the STRIKERTM Plus series – proven fishfinders with industry-leading sonar that are packed with new features to help anglers find and catch more fish, yet easy as ever to use…

Garmin® acquires Navionics®

October 27, 2017
Featured Releases, Marine, Corporate
Premier supplier of electronic navigational charts for mariners
Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) today announced that it has acquired Navionics S.p.A., a privately-held worldwide provider of electronic navigational charts and mobile applications for the marine industry. “Navionics has long been known as a leading supplier…

Garmin® selected as Official Supplier for the Volvo Ocean Race

October 10, 2017
Marine
Garmin International, Inc. today announced that it has been selected as an official supplier for the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-2018. As an official supplier, Garmin’s flagship waterproof1 action cameras, the VIRB® 360 and VIRB Ultra 30, will be used by all seven teams…

Garmin® earns top NMEA honors and eight product awards

October 3, 2017
Featured Releases, Marine
Named Manufacturer of the Year for the third consecutive year
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced that it was named Manufacturer of the Year for the third consecutive year, an honor given to the most recognized company in the marine electronics field for its support of products in the…