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Basta Boatlifts

September 22, 2016 09:00 ET

Basta Boatlifts Showcased at METSTRADE, World's Largest Marine Equipment Trade Show

Company Sees Growth in European Marine Market

BELLEVUE, WA--(Marketwired - September 22, 2016) - Basta Boatlifts is one of the U.S. innovators to be showcased at the Marine Equipment Trade Show (METSTRADE), Nov. 15-17, 2016, in Amsterdam, Netherlands. METSTRADE features exhibitors from over 40 countries and is the largest marine equipment show in the world.

A first-time exhibitor at the METSTRADE Show, Basta Boatlifts was invited to exhibit in the U.S. Pavilion. Basta Boatlifts designs and manufactures hydraulic boat lifts from 2,000 to 50,000-pound (600 to 22,000 kilograms) capacities as well as seaplane lifts, personal water craft (PWC) lifts and canopies. Some of the company's product innovations that will be featured at the show include the patented load-dispensing clamp that improves the load transfer from pivot pins and reduces local stresses, stainless steel and corrosion resistant aluminum cylinders that are weld-free, and proprietary aluminum extrusions.

"We are proud to represent U.S. innovation in the marine industry. There is increasing interest and activity in the European market and we look forward to strengthening these ties," said Sam Basta, CEO and founder of Basta Boatlifts.

The METSTRADE Show is the world's largest trade exhibition of equipment, materials and systems for the international marine leisure industry. It is organized by RAI Amsterdam in association with ICOMIA (International Council of Marine Industry Associations).

About Basta Boatlifts

Basta Boatlifts is the leader in hand-crafted hydraulic boat lifts, seaplane lifts and PWC lifts. Its product line includes fabrication in both proprietary aluminum and galvanized steel. Basta Boatlifts is the inventor of the 1992 Over-Center™ gravity locking design that changed the boat lift industry. Basta Boatlifts is a privately held company headquartered in Bellevue, Washington. For more information go to

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