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Dometic Introduces CoolMatic CRX65D – the First 3-in-1 Marine Drawer Fridge

Marine refrigeration specialist Dometic is introducing the convenient and versatile CoolMatic CRX65D compressor drawer fridge with removable freezer. Providing boat owners with a practical three-in-one cabinet solution, Dometic’s new 57-litre capacity CRX65D is the first marine drawer fridge with freezer compartment which can be easily transformed into a larger capacity fridge-only or freezer-only unit. The elegant drawer fridge contains two removable basket compartments so users can or... More


How To Become A Yacht Engineer – Qualifications and Requirements

If you are looking for a career as a yacht engineer, we’ve compiled a breakdown of the qualifications and requirements needed to start out, insight into the job day-to-day and how to effectively land your dream position. What Does a Yacht Engineer do? Depending on type, size and usage of the yacht, the Engineering department (be that a Sole Engineer or a department of 6 or more Engineers) are responsible for the operation, maintenance and repair of all mechanical, electrical, electronic... More


Important ISA Information for UK Resident Seafarers

The information within this article has been provided by Tim Reedman, Chartered Financial Planner of St. James’s Place. This year’s ISA – capture the moment, before it’s gone! Are you making the most of yours? Before the end of this tax year, there is the opportunity to shelter up to £15,240 in an ISA, with no further tax to pay on income and growth, free from Capital Gains Tax. Yet the majority of ISA savers still fail to make the most of the opportunity. The go... More

Saltwater Stone

Award-Winning Karpaz Gate Marina Reports Increase in Berthing Enquiries

Karpaz Gate Marina, The Yacht Harbour Association’s (TYHA) International Marina of the Year 2017, has reported a 30% increase in berthing enquiries from boat owners and more interest from general visitors following January’s award win. Buoyed by the rise in profile since the overwhelming vote of support from its clients, the North Cyprus marina is preparing for a record-breaking summer as it strengthens its leading status as one of the Mediterranean’s favourite Gold Anchor accredited marin... More

Port Vauban


Antibes to offer high service levels, entertainment lifestyle events giving guests the enjoyment of the Cannes Film Festival without being at anchor. More

Jotun Coatings

Jotun Italia Spa to participate in the inaugural Versilia Yachting Rendez-vous

Jotun Italia Spa to participate in the inaugural Versilia Yachting Rendez-vous in Viareggio TRIESTE, Italy – May 8th, 2017 More


Bluewater Crew Training USA Offers Comprehensive Boating Safety Education

Now available for Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade boaters, the most comprehensive NASBLA -approved recreational safe boating course available. 20 April 2016, Fort Lauderdale, Florida: Safety awareness and education is vital for the South Florida community to prevent unnecessary accidents and tragedies. More

National Marine Suppliers

Organ donor needed - please share!

Captain Neil Emmott has been a Captain in our industry for over 25 years and has been vital to the yachting industry at large. Could you please share this information with family, friends, churches, colleagues and anyone you can think of to help spread the word and find a donor for this lovely man? More

Palma Superyacht Show

High-Profile Yachting Meets Relaxed Atmosphere at 5th Palma Superyacht Show

Sailing yacht enthusiasts who have a penchant for performance cruisers, admirers of tri-decked motor yachts boasting top-level luxuries, seasoned charterers, as well as those new to yachting: the Palma Superyacht Show, which concluded on Tuesday the 2nd of May, saw an eclectic mix of visitors overawed by the huge variety of super yachts on display. One of the legendary yachts on show included the 34m dramatically beautiful classic gaff cutter MERRYMAID, a ready-to-go-anywhere-yacht which has ... More


New generation superyacht designers on deck

Superyacht designs are evolving rapidly, as new features are incorporated at a rate of knots; innovation is a design imperative, with owner hunger for the customised, the individual and the downright original seemingly impossible to satisfy. More

Knox House Marine & Aviation

KHMA To Attend Prestigious Business Aviation Event

Knox House Marine and Aviation is to attend the prestigious European Business Aviation Convention Exhibition (EBACE) in Geneva. Knox House Marine Aviation (“KHMA”), a division of Isle of Man based Knox House Trust Limited, is delighted to announce that James Porter (Business Development Director) will be their representative at the European Business Aviation Convention Exhibition (EBACE), which takes place in Geneva from the 22nd to 24th May 2017. EBACE regularly attracts around 1... More

Asia Pacific Superyachts New Zealand

Asia Pacific Superyachts New Zealand are heading back to the future

In this day and age the world is becoming “electronic” with product and services found online, at the push of the button. Although this can make a lot of things easier, people and companies become faceless and we lose the very thing that many people have learnt to love - a smiling face that offers help and support when we need it. Asia Pacific Superyachts NZ are bringing back face to face, personal, good old fashioned customer service with a modern twist. “Our clients expect... More

Palma Superyacht Show

Mallorca's Capital Buzzing in Anticipation of Palma Superyacht Show

With the Palma Superyacht Show kicking off in a few days, local visitors, as well as those who have flown in a little earlier, will have noticed the pre-event buzz about the island’s capital. The excitement around the 2017 event is not only brought about by the stand-out yachts featuring this year, but also by the inauguration of the Refit Repair area. The yachting industry’s most reputable companies will be on-site, ready to discuss future projects with Captains, Owners and Manageme... More

Superyacht Insurance Group

Superyacht Insurance Group - to launch a new and crew medical insurance policy

Superyacht Insurance Group will be the exclusive broker to offer the brand new Global Mariner policy, that’s being launched later this week at the Palma Superyacht Show. The plan is a global individual crew medical policy, designed exclusively for yacht Captains and crew of any nationality. The Global Mariner has been developed by Azimuth Risk Solutions, a Managing Underwriter and Plan Administrator, together with Superyacht Insurance Group and is underwritten by Lloyd’s of London. -“W... More

Superyacht Tenders & Toys

Superyacht Tenders & Toys wins Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade

The award is the UK’s highest accolade for business success, celebrating the country’s achievements in international trade, innovation and sustainable development. More


How To Become A Nurse Stewardess On A Private Yacht

As the yachts get bigger the demand for a vast skill set is increasing. One such skill set is that of a Nurse, but what does it take to be a Nurse on-board a Super Yacht and how do you apply? Read on to find out how to become a Nurse Stewardess on a private yacht. The general response from a variety of our candidates is that friends of friends, internet searches, knowledge of Cruise Ships needing nurses and general word of mouth pointed them in the direction of yachting. What qualifications d... More

Island Global Yachting (IGY)


Company’s Maximo Marina – St. Petersburg to Boast New Restaurant Concept; Location Will Be the First-In-Florida Facility to Feature Covered Slip Fort Lauderdale, Fla. – April 18, 2017 – IGY Marinas today announced that the first phase of a multi-million dollar renovation program is underway at Maximo Marina – St. Petersburg, Fla. The renovation will also feature the opening of The Getaway Maximo Restaurant this fall, which will be the largest restaurant opening i... More

Jotun Coatings

Jotun Italia SpA to participate in YARE 2017, Yacht Aftersales, Refit Experience

Date 12th April 2017 – TRIESTE, Italy Jotun Italia SpA is pleased to participate in several events surrounding the 7th edition of YARE, The Yacht Aftersales, Refit Experience , taking place in Viareggio from April 19th to the 22nd. Jotun representatives will be on hand over the four days to speak directly to customers, shipyard representatives and captains providing expert know-how, product guidance and advise on how to get the optimal protective paint and coating syste... More

Pinpoint Works Ltd

Pinpoint Works and Wrede Consulting celebrate a year of collaboration

For over a year, Wrede Consulting have been a strong supporter of Pinpoint Works, using it on some of the largest super yachts currently in build. Wrede Consulting, one of the most established paint surveying companies in the super yacht industry, has seen the benefits of Pinpoint Works since it started trialing the software over a year ago. Although the startup was presented to the yachting scene officially last September at the Monaco Yacht Show, the team at Wrede Consulting have been advoc... More


Bluewater supports annual creative talent competition for yacht stewardesses!

The Top Notch Table Top Competition is an event where stewardesses can showcase their creative talent in 7 different categories: Most Artistic Napkin Fold, Top Creative Centerpiece, Stylish Menu Design, Best Beverage Presentation, Luxe Interior , Outdoor Chic, and Tip of the Day. This is the 4th year of this ever-growing event, currently taking place at the Miami, Fort Lauderdale and Palm Beach Boat Shows in Florida. The competition began in 2014 and is organized by Cris Clifford of Aqua... More

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