More boats trashed and vandalized

Officials at an Oslo marina now say that as many as 150 boats apparently have been used by intruders for temporary lodging and storage of stolen goods this winter. The intruders, suspected of being migrant petty thieves from abroad, have trashed and vandalized the boats in the process. Security guards told Norwegian Broadcasting (NRK)  that […]

Another boat builder bails out

Norwegian boat builder Windy Boats has become the latest Scandinavian manufacturer of pleasure craft to move production abroad, to combat high costs. Around 50 persons will lose their jobs in the southern coastal city of Arendal when production moves to Poland and Sweden. “When it costs three times as much to produce boats in Norway […]