It’s double commission in October with RYA Joining Point

Throughout October, the RYA is once again offering double commission to all clubs, training centres and marine organisations signed up to the RYA Joining Point programme. The Joining Point scheme provides a quick and easy way for those organisations registered as RYA Joining Points to spread the word about RYA membership and encourage their members…

Prosperous on the Bosphorus – NRG appoints Turkish Distributor

NRG Marine, the UK-based manufacturer of Sonihull ultrasonic anti-fouling systems, has appointed Bulutlu Marine as its distributor in Turkey. “We are delighted to have appointed Bulutlu Marine as our distributer for Turkey,” says Darren Rowlands, Commercial Director of NRG Marine. “They are fantastically positioned in Tuzla and have a wealth of contacts and experience in…

Maritime Minister to open Seawork with a focus on women in the marine industry

Maritime Minister, Nusrat Ghani, the first Muslim woman to speak from the House of Commons despatch box, will make a keynote speech on a new initiative for women in the maritime sector. The Parliamentary Under Secretary of State will also tour the show, meeting exhibitors and women in the commercial marine industry.  The opening will…

Discover Coast and Cleddau boat trips launched at Milford Waterfront

A new way to appreciate the spectacular Pembrokeshire coast has been officially launched at Milford Waterfront. Discover Coast and Cleddau offers two exciting boat trips; ‘Discover Coast’ takes passengers on a guided tour around Skomer Island to see the array of wildlife while ‘Discover Cleddau’ explores the more tranquil waters around Benton, Cosheston Woodlands and…

Yanmar Marine International Announces Key Appointments

YANMAR MARINE INTERNATIONAL (YMI) has announced key appointments which further develop the company’s position in the industry as the leading supplier of innovative engines and technology-driven marine propulsion systems to the leisure and light duty commercial markets. Following his work in various senior managerial positions in the company, Teruyuki Yamaoka is named the new Vice…

Boat builders celebrate unveiling of three ground-breaking pilot boats

Three boats designed and built by Goodchild Marine Services have been officially unveiled at the world-famous Albert Dock in Liverpool. The company, currently in its 40th year of business, and based at Burgh Castle in Norfolk, won the £3m long-term contract from UK marine contractor Briggs Marine to construct the ORC pilot vessels. Kittiwake, Razorbill…

ADPR’s new owner named in list of top entrepreneurs

Marine and outdoor communications agency, ADPR, announces its owner and Managing Director, Kate O’Sullivan, has been named in South West Business Insider’s prestigious 42 Under 42 feature. The annual list showcases the region’s top business leaders and entrepreneurs under 42 years of age. Kate purchased ADPR in December 2017 having worked at the agency for…

London Boat Show 2019 Cancelled

British Marine, which organises and owns the London Boat Show, has announced that the 2019 Show, due to run at ExCeL London from 9-13 January 2019, will not take place. This decision was made after independent research by exhibition experts, Zing Insights, showed there was insufficient support from a large proportion of the marine industry…