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Irish gangs target marinas and boats

Posted Friday, August 29th, 2014

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Irish police say that gangs of thieves have targeted Irish boats and marinas in a “steal-to-order” racket. The gangs have stolen electronics and other equipment worth €1m over the last six weeks, according to the Irish Independent.
Police say six…

Grand Banks reports first profit in six years

Posted Friday, August 29th, 2014

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Grand Banks has reported its first annual profit in six years. The motoryacht builder reported sales of S$40.3m for its fiscal year ended June 30, up 14.5% compared to the previous year. Its full-year net income was S$1.03m compared to a S$5.2m loss a…

New president of Dominion Marine Media

Posted Friday, August 29th, 2014

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Dominion Enterprises in the US has named Ian Atkins as president of Dominion Marine Media (DMM).
Atkins is an industry veteran with more than 30 years’ experience in the recreational marine sector, including more than 10 years at the helm of DMM’s…

Dates set for 2015 Cartagena show

Posted Friday, August 29th, 2014

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EasyFairs Latin America, organiser of the Cartagena International Boat Show (CIBS), is expecting more than 5,000 visitors at next year’s event, which runs from March 21-23 at the Julio Cesar Turbay Convention Centre in Cartagena de Indias,…

Sealine announces new sport cruiser

Posted Friday, August 29th, 2014

Sealine S330 (Rendering)
Sealine S330 (Rendering)

Model S330 will be launched at the forthcoming autumn boat shows

TerhiTec names new CEO

Posted Friday, August 29th, 2014

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Finnish motorboat builder TerhiTec has appointed a new CEO. Sami Kuivalainen, factory manager at Terhi Boats, steps into the role on September 1. He will lead two factories, Rymättylä and Ähtäri, with a total of 80 people.
“Sami has a long…

Nanni Diesel appoints Benelux importer

Posted Friday, August 29th, 2014

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French marine energy provider Nanni Diesel has chosen a new importer to represent the brand in the Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg.
NPS Diesel, which is based in the Dutch town of Ravenstein, will import Nanni diesel engines from 10hp-350hp as well…

Biograd Boat Show unveils plans for 2014

Posted Thursday, August 28th, 2014

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The organisers of the 2014 Biograd Boat Show in southern Croatia have unveiled plans for its 16th event.
Running from October 23-26 at Marina Kornati in the resort town of Biograd, the four-day show is expected to surpass last year’s record of 250…

Southerly Yachts folds once more

Posted Thursday, August 28th, 2014

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Southerly Yachts, the widely known British builder of sailboats based at Itchenor Shipyard, has folded again, this time with the loss of some 50 jobs. The builder, which once employed 165 people at Itchenor and its moulding operation in Havant, first…

EBRD supports Croatian marinas with €30m in investment loans

Posted Thursday, August 28th, 2014

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The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has awarded €30m in investment loans to two Croatia-based marinas, Marina Dalmacija and Marina Borik, to finance works to modernise, expand and overhaul the two facilities.
Under the plan,…

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