Ken Cook Co. Boatpubs
Join this list of World Class Owner Manual Program participants:
Alumacraft Boat Co.
Azure Boats
Baja Marine
Boston Whaler Inc.
Brunswick Boat Group
Brunswick Marine in EMEA Inc.
Bumblebee Boats
Campion Marine Inc.
Centurion Boats (Fineline Industries)
Chaparral Boats Inc.
Cobalt Boats
Concept Boats
Correct Craft Inc.
Crownline Boats Inc.
Cruisers Yachts
Dolphin Boats
Doral International
Forest River Inc.
Formula Boats
Four Winns Boats LLC
G3 Boats
Hydra-Sports Boats
Indmar Products Company Inc.
JC Manufacturing Inc.
Landau Boats
Larson Boats/Glastron Boats
Lowe Boats Inc.
Lund Boat Company
Malibu Boats
Mastercraft Boat Company
Mercury Marine
Monterey Boats
Playcraft Boats
Pursuit Boats
Regal Marine Industries, Inc.
S2 Yachts/Tiara Yachts
Scout Boats
Sea Ray Boats, Inc.
Skeeter Boats Inc.
Starcraft Marine LLC
Stratos Boats Inc.
Stingray Powerboats
Sundancer Pontoons
Tigé Boats Inc.
Tracker Marine Group
Triton Boats
Triumph Boats Inc.
Volvo Penta of the Americas Inc.
Waco Manufacturing Inc.
Wellcraft Marine Corp.
XPress Boats

World-Class Owner Manuals!

The Marine BookBuilder is designed to help Boat Builders around the world meet the increasingly stringent customs requirements, especially in counties that have adopted the European Small Craft Directive or the ISO 10240 Small Craft-Owner's Manual International Standard. This online tool allows Boat Builders to create hull, model or product line specific owner's manuals using just your standard web browser.

If your responsibilities include export compliance, Marine BookBuilder will allow you to combine Ken Cook Co. standardized content for craft design, safety, controls, systems, environment and maintenance information, and your specific information, to create a complete manual meeting the requirements. Ken Cook Co. content is translated into 19 different languages with more to come. Standard ISO symbols and harmonized safety warnings are used through-out are accepted by all European Union member countries.

The Ken Cook Co. Marine BookBuilder is a complete end-to-end solution with the following benefits:
  • State of the art XML-based content management and automated publishing to PDF - No need to know complicated publishing software, typesetting or printing
  • User-based storage libraries for photos, drawings, covers and manual builds that can be copied and changed for different versions
  • Upload drawings, schematics and other content in several formats including PDF
  • Allows users to add pages and photographs
  • Ability to enter required specifications
  • Users can design a custom book cover in color
  • Secure, private web access not accessible by other users
  • Perform on-screen soft proofing after publishing
  • Print one or more manuals and drop ship to any global location
  • Twenty-four hour access, seven days a week
The Ken Cook Co. Marine BookBuilder is a proven tool available to all Boat Builders and is the winner of the 2008 Innovation Award from the U.S. National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) and Boating Writers International (BWI). This award recognizes marine products that demonstrate innovative distinction from other products, are a benefit to the marine industry and/or consumer, display practicality and are cost- effective.

For more information call: John Jost at 414-847-1234 or email
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