The Future of Pontoons

Elux Pontoons is hoping to catch the pontoon-buying public’s imagination this week, as it shows its first 24-ft. model at the Minneapolis Boat Show. The Elux 24 is unconventional in that it’s powered by an electric motor with an innovative topside layout. It’s even more unusual because its owner is the former chief executive of a…

Cobalt to expand Kansas facilities

Cobalt Boats said it will invest about $7 million in a multiyear expansion of its Neodesha, Kan., facility. The company said in a statement that the expansion will increase capacity, as well as improve operational efficiency. “This is an exciting announcement for our team, dealers and customers as we invest in increasing capacity to meet customer demand,”…