LATEST NEWS: MARINE

Garmin® introduces new communication systems, including the AIS 800 transceiver and the VHF 315 marine radio with Class D DSC

May 18, 2018
Marine
Garmin International, Inc. today announced two new additions with built-in GPS to its marine communication product lineup – the a AIS™ 800 transceiver with Class B/SO, and the VHF 315 marine radio with Class D Digital Selective Calling (DSC). Both systems compliment the latest Garmin GPSMAP®…

Garmin® selected as Official Supplier for Team Luna Rossa Challenge

March 28, 2018
Marine
March 28, 2018 – Garmin today announced that it has been selected as an Official Supplier for Team Luna Rossa Challenge, Challanger of Record for the 36th America’s Cup. As official supplier, Garmin will supply its high performance GNX™ 120 sailing instruments and sensors as well as quatix® 5…
Scanning sonar is redefined with Garmin's Ultra High-Definition as it delivers greater resolution by putting more power on the targets with a higher frequency range than before. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® unveils Ultra High-Definition scanning sonar

March 15, 2018
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced Ultra High-Definition scanning sonar, a new technology that uses a higher frequency range to deliver stunningly clear images and detail of structure and fish below and around the boat…

Garmin® selected as exclusive marine electronics supplier to IBBI

March 5, 2018
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced that is has been selected as the exclusive marine electronics supplier for the Independent Boat Builders, Inc. (IBBI), the industry’s largest purchasing cooperative comprised of a 19-member…

Garmin® acquires Trigentic

February 20, 2018
Automotive, Marine, Corporate
Supplier of digital switching components for boats and recreational vehicles
Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced that it has acquired Trigentic AB, a privately-held provider of intelligent products, solutions and services in the areas of embedded systems, power supply and power distribution for the marine and recreational vehicle (…

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…