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Gulf Craft CEO steps down

2019-06-27T11:40:00+01:00

Gulf Craft chairman Mohammed Hussein Alshaali to assume the role of Executive chairman

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Ben Ainslie joins Henri Lloyd

2019-06-27T11:33:00+01:00

Olympian and Team Principal of British America’s Cup; INEOS Team UK, joins board as Non-Executive director

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Yacht tourism takes centre stage in Greek elections

2019-06-27T11:03:00+01:00

Government must work harder at supporting the marine industry, SITESAP president tells political hopefulls

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XO launches new model range

2019-06-27T10:46:00+01:00

New models getting longer, wider and less expensive

Croatian marina operator acquires six yachts from Nautor’s Swan

2019-06-27T10:39:00+01:00

ACI awards multi-million $ contract to Finnish boatbuilder

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UCINA recognises Boating Pioneers

2019-06-27T08:05:00+01:00

Fulvio De Simoni and Anna Ziliani Scarani of Rio Yachts among those recognised

Yachtware launches refit and new build software management tool

2019-06-27T07:41:00+01:00

Firm says its software solution for Refit and New Build Management is set to revolutionise the industry

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Wally confirms orders for new 48

2019-06-26T14:24:00+01:00

Italian builder announces three confirmed orders for its new 48 Wallytender

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Wettoncraft | Eric Divry

A former director in logistics, Eric Divry had a dream four years ago of developing a boat that would take the stress out of boating

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Benetti | Paolo Vitelli & Franco Fusignani

Benetti recently launched three gigayachts in 100 days, a feat that pushed the builder to its limits. Benetti’s new CEO, Franco Fusignani, and group president Paolo Vitelli reveal just how they came to terms with the mammoth task and the builder’s plans for the gigayacht sector going forward

2018 METSTRADE CATALOGUE

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Published by IBI, the 2018 METSTRADE Catalogue is available for download here

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Nominations open for 2019 U.S. Export Excellence Award

The Export Excellence Award, conceived and sponsored by International Boat Industry (IBI) magazine for American exporters, will once again take place this year at the International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference (IBEX) in Tampa in October.

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Nominations open for fifth Boat Builder Awards

Nominations are now open for the 2019 Boat Builder Awards for Business Achievement in association with Raymarine. From today the industry will be able to nominate across 10 award categories via the quick and simple online nomination tool at www.boatbuilderawards.com.

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Case study - Videoworks and Domotics onboard Wider’s Cecilia

Videoworks in Italy is at the vanguard of integrating onboard visual and audio entertainment tech with lighting and cybersecurity systems

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Calling investors: Is this the future of engine design?

A New Zealand R&D engine builder has developed a new marine diesel with an innovative hose-less design. Now, they’re looking for investors to bring the engine to market

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Seating - Part 1

Watch consumers shopping at any boat show and you see the same scenario play out time and again. A couple or family approaches a boat and, after a few minutes of gazing at the exterior, they step aboard and sit down. If they get back up again quickly, it is ...

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Outboards

As cars become greener, more electrified and even self-parking, are boat owners expecting the same afloat?

Upcoming Events

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Wind & Water (Gdynia)

18-21 July, Gdynia, Poland

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Sydney International Boat Show

1-5 August 2019, NSW, Australia

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Open Yard

23-25 August 2019, Orust, Sweden

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Market Focus: Germany, Sweden|Norway, Japan, Kuwait

Sector Focus: Materials & Machines, Marine Seating

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NAUTIC-PARIS SHOW 2019

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Why you should be there!

Published as a supplement to the Apr/May issue of IBI Magazine

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IBI International Show Calendar

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2019 IBI Boat Show Calendar available to view or download here

2019 IBI International Boat Show Calendar