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Celebrity Watercraft: James Bond ‘Moonraker’ Boat Moved on uShip

Celebrity Watercraft: James Bond ‘Moonraker’ Boat Moved on uShip

For the last 50 years, the James Bond spy films have always pushed the limits of cinema action sequences.  The latest rendition – Skyfall, with Daniel Craig as Bond, hits theaters November 9 (U.S.) and doesn’t appear it’ll be any different.  Even back in the 70’s and 80’s, the films were…Read more

How To Winterize Your Boat for the Off-Season in 6 Steps

How To Winterize Your Boat for the Off-Season in 6 Steps

If you’re a boat owner, you might have heard this line before: “There are only two happy days in the life of a boat owner: the day you buy the boat, and the day you sell it.” Exaggerated, sure, but it succeeds in telling the tale of a boat owner that doesn’t know…Read more

Shipping a Boat: uShip transporters deliver through smoke, sleet or shine

Shipping a Boat: uShip transporters deliver through smoke, sleet or shine

When uShip transporter Frank Hagwood (windinhair) signed up to ship an antique boat across the southwestern US, he couldn’t have guessed his delivery would be anything but ordinary. Though being a full-time trucker has kept him mostly on the road and out of the water – he still appreciates the…Read more

Important Lessons in Shipping Extra Large, Oversize Loads

Important Lessons in Shipping Extra Large, Oversize Loads

One of uShip’s Power Providers — MREBoatTransport — recently posted this incredibly entertaining video on YouTube. Creatively using Xtranormal text-to-movie software, MRE Boat Transport’s video chronicles the interaction with a typical customer / shipper who is commonly unaware of the TRUE effort and preparation involved with transporting large shipments and…Read more

Making Your Next Sailboat Move a Breeze

Making Your Next Sailboat Move a Breeze

see more Fail Blog Maritime ventures need to be well played and wisely timed, especially during Hurricane Season.  Erika, Fred, Grace and Henri and the rest of this season’s blowhards are sure to follow Danny, which is currently breathing down the neck of the Carolinas.   No matter what time of year…Read more

Extended Boating Season

Extended Boating Season

Never a better time to buy that new boat, kayak, or sail boat – or – better yet, to find jobs transporting those boats!