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    Monaco strengthens Asia-Pacific marine links


    Two new partnerships have recently been agreed which strengthen the leisure marine sector links between Monaco and the Asia-Pacific region.

  • London's St Katharine Docks

    2019 London Yacht Show cancelled


    The organisers of the 2019 London Yacht Show, due to be held from May 8-12 at St Katharine Docks in the heart of London, have postponed this year’s event until 2020. According to a statement, the move will “ensure the delivery of a high-quality onwater show, with the scale and ...

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    Turkey: charter yachts update


    Foreign flagged charter yachts that cruise to Turkish waters not affected by the recent announcements

  • Cobalt Boats of Australia

    Cobalt and Bennington Australia open new Gold Coast headquarters


    Cobalt Boats of Australia and Bennington Boats of Australia have opened new national headquarters at Gold Coast-based shipyard The Boat Works. Both companies are now showcasing their latest models in a purpose-built, 350sq ft showroom and marina facility.

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    Pfeifer takes on new role in vehicle business


    Former Mercury Marine president moves to Oshkosh

  • Christian Brewer and Barton CEO Suzanne Blaustone

    Barton Marine appoints global sales manager


    Barton Marine, the UK-based deck hardware manufacturer, has announced that Christian Brewer is returning to the company as global sales manager after three years working as a yacht broker.

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    Report into Dutch boating sector warns of skills shortage


    An industry report into the training of boatyard workers in the Netherlands says weaknesses in schooling combined with a lack of forward-looking management make the Dutch sector insufficiently future-proof.

  • Spinlock

    Lusty & Blundell takes on Spinlock range


    Spinlock has chosen Lusty Blundell Ltd to serve as its new distributor in New Zealand. Products include the renowned Spinlock cleat, clutch and rope control range; the award-winning Deckvest Lifejacket range, harnesses and personal equipment; and a wide range of sensors specifically designed for performance sailing.

  • Mercury Marine's new president, Christopher Drees

    Brunswick names new Mercury president


    Brunswick Corp today announced that John Pfeifer, president of Mercury Marine, has stepped down from his role to pursue other opportunities. He has been replaced by Christopher Drees, president of marine parts and accessories at Mercury, with immediate effect.

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    Industry icon makes US$50m ‘transformational’ donation


    Bayliner founder and pioneer in mass merchandising of affordable boats donates US$50 million towards dementia research