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Superyacht Tenders and Toys expands team with Project Assistant

Superyacht Tenders and Toys, who recently won the Queens Award for International Trade 2017, continues to show strong growth and has welcomed Angus Gilmour as a new Project Assistant. Angus has joined SYTT to assist the team and focus mainly on the management of custom tender projects. SYTT have noticed a large rise in the number of requests for project management due to increasingly large yachts being launched which have space for multiple tenders. An additional dedicated team member focusin... More

Luxury Yacht Group

The confessions of a recovering yachtie

Making the decision to leave the yachting industry and put down roots ashore is one of the hardest things us crew members face at some stage in our careers. More

Saltwater Stone

ACR Electronics Announces Acquisition of United Moulders Ltd.

ACR Electronics, Inc., the global leader in safety and survival technologies, has confirmed it has acquired United Moulders Ltd. (UML). More


CeraShield - Ceramic Coatings for Yachts

CeraShield - 45m Benetti - Gloss restored and sealed with a 2.5 micron ceramic coating 1 year ago. No time or budget to paint - we have the answer. More

Island Global Yachting (IGY)

IGY Marinas adds Ortega Landing – Jacksonville to its collection of destinations

Company to Oversee Management Marketing Initiatives; Industry Veteran Cam Melangton Tapped as New General Manager Fort Lauderdale, Fla. – August 8, 2017 – IGY Marinas today announced that it has expanded its robust portfolio with the addition of Ortega Landing in Jacksonville, Fla. The new marina builds upon IGY’s growth strategy, as this will be its first facility in North Florida. Ortega Landing will join the company’s impressive lineup of international marina destin... More

Knox House Marine & Aviation

KHT Shortlisted for Citywealth IFC Awards 2018

Trust and Corporate Services provider Knox House Trust has been shortlisted for prestigious Citywealth industry award. Knox House Trust (“KHT”) is delighted to announce that it has been shortlisted in the “Family Office of the Year” category in the 2018 Citywealth International Financial Centre (IFC) Awards. The winners will be announced at a prestigious awards ceremony to be held on 25th January 2018 in London, following the judging process which includes an online op... More

Global Superyacht Marketing

FunAir Mediterranean Partner opens official service centre.

FunAir have a reputation for building great partnerships. The American based Yacht Toys manufacturers has announced that they are expanding their partnership with Versilia Supply Services who have been a European distributor for FunAir since 2014. Versilia Supply Services will open an official FunAir service centre providing cleaning, drying and maintenance servicing for all FunAir products. The Global Yacht Supply company will offer to pick up your toys and will make sure they are clean, dry... More

Abell Point Marina

Abell Point take out Australian Marina of the Year

In a gala award ceremony hosted last night at the Marine17 conference at Sydney’s newly revamped exhibition centre, Abell Point Marina took out the coveted Marina of the Year award. More

Saltwater Stone

Dometic Appoints New Product Manager EMEA Marine

Dometic has announced the appointment of 18-year company veteran Paul Hickinbotham as its Product Manager EMEA Marine. The new role has been created to drive product innovation and customer responsiveness by channelling the latest consumer feedback and market intelligence for each specific region in both the OEM and after-market sectors through to Dometic’s product development and sales teams. Previously EMEA Director - Sales and Administrations Commercial Division at Dometic, Hickinb... More

Abell Point Marina

Australian Government opens up the iconic Great Barrier Reef to superyachts

Superyacht Australia has been lobbying for the past 9 years to allow superyachts greater than 35 metres to be able to cruise and anchor in key spots within the Great Barrier Reef (GBR). More

Superyacht Doc

Atlas Carbon Lifting Beam Range

As a complementary product to the already established Atlas Carbon Davit range – we introduce you to the ATLAS CARBON LIFTING BEAM RANGE. With a capability to lift and manoeuvre loads up to 1,600kg, including, items such as tenders, engines, generators, service equipment and life rafts can now be picked up and manoeuvred in tight spaces with ease. The carbon beam reduces the weight of a comparable stainless steel beam by up to 75% making the beam a much easier to handle and tactile prod... More

Global Superyacht Marketing

Schiller Water Bikes on display at the 50th Sydney International Boat Show

Schiller Water Bikes are a revolutionary concept in water travel and will be on display for the first time at the 50th Sydney International Boat Show. Imagine the simple pleasure of a leisurely bike ride with friends and family, combined with a glorious trip out on the water. Schiller is a water bike above the rest. Safe and stable in open water, the bike can be assembled in less than 10 minutes and has a compact footprint that will easily fit in most boat holds and cars. Yach... More

Saltwater Stone

Fischer Panda Named Exclusive UK Distributor for Bellmarine Electric Drive Syst

Fischer Panda UK is now the exclusive UK distributor for Bellmarine electric drive systems, designed in the Netherlands specifically for the marine market. The UK’s leading supplier of electric drive systems for a wide variety of vessels from ferries to sailboats to canal boats, Fischer Panda UK adds the Bellmarine DriveMaster and SailMaster systems and accessories to its highly respected range of Fischer Panda ‘Easy Box’ Electric Drive Systems. Now available in the UK through Fischer P... More

Zytexx International Ltd

Technical Sales Rep- (Antibes based) JOB VACANCY

Zytexx have an exciting new vacancy for a Technical Sales Representative to join our established marine coatings business in Antibes, France. More

Zytexx International Ltd

Yacht Polisher - (Antibes based) JOB VACANCY

Zytexx is looking to extend their team of polishers to join our established marine coatings business in Antibes, France. More

Zytexx International Ltd

Yacht Applicator - (Antibes based) JOB VACANCY

Zytexx is looking to extend their team of applicators to join our established marine coatings business in Antibes, France. More


How to Become A Housekeeper on a Superyacht – Experience & Requirements

Housekeeping on yachts and superyachts is a fantastic role to enter into whether you have lots, little or no experience. We have seen many successful candidates enter this role and work their way up to head of house or simply use the role as an entry position into the industry who have then gone onto becoming a Chief Stewardess for example. If you are looking at entering this career pathway, read on to discover what experience is beneficial and the requirements needed to be successful. Experi... More


AFECO – waste management experts

Waste management experts As the most luxurious vessels in the world, superyachts often represent the best that many different industries have to offer. Everything from the exterior to the internal subsystems is bespoke and expertly designed and manufactured to the highest standards. Maintaining every single system in a superyacht is a challenge. Ensuring that everything goes off without a hitch is top priority for crew and management. After all, owners and guests wish to enjoy the... More


Tech solutions to yachts dumping water in port

In port wastewater dumping – what’s the solution? Two different types of wastewater are created on board vessels: black water and grey water. Both types of wastewater can damage ecosystems if discharged into aquatic environments More

Saltwater Stone

FLIR Introduces High Performance FLIR M500 Multi-Sensor Maritime Camera

FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) today announced the addition of a cooled thermal camera to its award-winning M-Series platform, the FLIR M500 multi-sensor maritime camera. Enabling superyachts, first responders, and commercial vessels to see long-range targets with exceptional clarity, the FLIR M500 provides professional captains with enhanced situational awareness to detect targets more than 15 kilometres, navigate tight waterways, and avoid collisions day and night. The FLIR M50... More

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