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  • James Hewitt, general manager of Ocean Signal and UML
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    ACR Electronics expands leadership team

    2019-04-03T10:30:00Z

    ACR Electronics, the US safety and survival specialist, has made two key leadership appointments for its Ocean Signal and United Moulders Ltd (UML) brands.

  • Cape Charles Yacht Center
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    Cape Charles Yacht Center sold

    2019-04-02T14:54:00Z

    Front Street Shipyard of Belfast, Maine, has purchased the Cape Charles Yacht Center in Virginia, with an eye toward expansion and creating a premiere superyacht refit and service facility.

  • The Ferretti Yachts 720 will make its debut this summer
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    Ferretti Yachts 720 to have official debut this summer

    2019-04-02T13:40:00Z

    Italy’s Ferretti Yachts is to officially debut its latest creation, the Ferretti Yachts 720, this summer. The new project made a huge splash at the Cannes Yachting Festival 2018, when the first unit was sold off-plan.

  • Washington
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    USMCA shows signs of faltering in US Congress

    2019-04-02T12:35:00Z

    The deal reached last year with the Trump Administration, Mexico and Canada to replace the 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is showing signs of stalling in US Congress, according to The Washington Post .

  • Waikawa Marina extension
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    Green light for NZ marina extension project

    2019-04-02T10:53:00Z

    A 252-berth extension to Waikawa Marina on New Zealand’s South Island has received approval from the Port Marlborough Board.

  • Riviera will exhibit 11 yachts from 39ft-72ft at SCIBS 2019
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    Riviera’s Festival of Boating to be held at SCIBS

    2019-04-02T10:39:00Z

    Australian motoryacht builder Riviera has announced that its popular Festival of Boating is moving this year to the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show (SCIBS).

  • The third 43m Mangusta Oceano 43
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    Overmarine delivers new Mangusta Oceano 43

    2019-04-02T08:46:00Z

    Italy’s Overmarine Group has delivered Project Firenze, the third 43m yacht in its Mangusta Oceano series of displacement vessels, to its new owner. The official ceremony took place on Overmarine’s private quay in Viareggio following the successful completion of tests and sea trials.

  • Hill Robinson's new office is located at Gold Coast City Marina & Shipyard
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    Hill Robinson opens first Southern Hemisphere office

    2019-04-02T08:05:00Z

    In response to the growth in the Asia-Pacific yachting market, Hill Robinson Yacht Management has decided to open an office on Australia’s Gold Coast. The new office is located at Gold Coast City Marina Shipyard (GCCM), already a well-established hub for superyacht repairs, refits and berthing. It will ...

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    A big leap forward in propeller efficiency

    2019-04-01T15:27:00Z

    The new Sharrow Propeller claims a remarkable 9-15% increase in efficiency over the industry standard Wageningen B-series design and now has 20 patents to protect the concept

  • Kongsberg Maritime's offices in Norway
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    Kongsberg completes acquisition of Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine division

    2019-04-01T15:21:00Z

    Around nine months after it announced the sale of its Commercial Marine division , Rolls-Royce (RR) has today completed the £500m or so transaction to the Norwegian Kongsberg Group ASA. The division includes the links which RR had with the superyacht market including vessel and system design capabilities related to ...