Yacht Builder Eyes Eastport
David Marlow of Marlow Yachts, one of the world’s leading premier yacht builders, has offered to buy The Boat School, which is owned by the city of Eastport and leased to Husson University.
Marlow says he would expand The Boat School from a two-year to a four-year marine trades program while keeping Husson University involved. He would also revamp the campus, expand the existing boatyard, and build an on-site yacht manufacturing facility that could create 100 new jobs.
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