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PSP receives major business award

Posted Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

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Image l to r: Jon Da Costa (partner at Baker Tilly), Frank Dixie (managing director of PSP), Jo Dixie-Goodwin (PSP marketing director), Tim Sadka (partner at Rawlinson Butler)

The UK-based logistics firm has been named one of the South’s most ambitious companies

Dutch boatbuilder develops 100% emissions-free model

Posted Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

VanDutch 40, inspiration for new electric model
VanDutch 40, inspiration for new electric model

VanDutch 40 Electric results from the collaboration between VanDutch and Aguri Technologies

Maritimo to launch three new models

Posted Monday, March 30th, 2015

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New 65-footer cruising motoryacht and models M48 and S48 are set to debut in Sydney and Cannes boat shows

Conference The Future of Yacht Recycling to be held in November

Posted Thursday, March 26th, 2015

What to do with boats when they reach the natural end of their life?
What to do with boats when they reach the natural end of their life?

The one-day conference is to be run in conjunction with METS 2015 in Amsterdam RAI

South African boatbuilder debuts Down-Under

Posted Monday, March 23rd, 2015

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Maverick Yachts to exhibit for the first time at the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show in May

New York tax exemption for yacht sales draws fire

Posted Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

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The 2016 budget for New York state includes a generous tax break for yacht buyers. The proposal was slipped into the budget last weekend without discussion by the New York legislature. It would exempt sales taxes on the portion of a boat purchase above…

Hamble Yacht Services under new ownership

Posted Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

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The UK’s Hamble Yacht Services has parted ways with its parent company, the Ancasta Group, to become an independent business. The Solent boatyard is now owned by a team of four investors.
Director Robert Bicket, who has a strong background in marine…

Purchasing interest strong at Tallinn show

Posted Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

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The 2015 Tallinn Boat Show in Estonia, known as Meremess 15, ended its three-day run on March 22 with 7,300 visitors and 105 exhibitors. The show is the largest dedicated leisure marine exhibition in the Baltic states of Estonia, Lithuania and…

Featured jobs of the day: Advanced Marine Decking Ltd, Ocean Safety

Posted Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

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Featured companies hiring today on IBI Jobs include:
Advanced Marine Decking Ltd in the UK is looking for a Deck Manufacturing Supervisor/Team Leader with the practical and interpersonal skills to manage a small team.
Another exciting opportunity is…

CNMI moves forward on new Cowes marina project

Posted Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

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A new deal between Camper & Nicholsons Marina Investments (CNMI), Westcourt Real Estate (Europe) Ltd and the Home & Communities Agency (HCA) allows for the Victoria Quay project at East Cowes on the UK’s Isle of Wight to take a big step forward. The…

Polish boatbuilder gains IMCI certification

Posted Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

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The International Marine Certification Institute (IMCI) has announced the certification of the Parker 750 DC and the Parker 750 CC from Polish boatbuilder Parker Poland.
The Parker 750 DC is the latest model in the company’s portfolio, capturing the…

Arcadia expands in Greater China

Posted Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

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Italy’s Arcadia Yachts has chosen Eletek Technology Ltd to serve as its exclusive dealer in Greater China.
Headquartered in Hong Kong, Eletek is said to be one of China’s leading marine electronics service providers. The company claims to be the only…

Troubled French yard sold to Wauquiez owner

Posted Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

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A court in La Rochelle, France has accepted Experton-Revollier’s offer to acquire the producer of the Tofinou sailboat brand, Latitudes 46. IBI reported last week that a number of potential buyers were waiting in the wings.
Among the four…

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