• Marina damage

    Whirlwind hits Turkish marina


    Marmaris Yacht Marina, one of Turkey’s largest marinas located on the south coast, was damaged by two whirlwinds on Wednesday. Several boats and docks were damaged, but no injuries were reported.

  • News

    Israel launches plans for nine new marinas


    The Israeli government has major plans to expand the country’s stock of marinas. The plan, being initiated by the Transportation Ministry, involved the construction of nine new coastal marinas and the upgrading of existing facilities, according to a report in the Haaretz newspaper.

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    Meeco Sullivan, Suntex complete Vero Beach expansion


    Suntex Marinas and Meeco Sullivan have completed expansion of the former’s Vero Beach Marina; the second Florida project and fourth overall the two companies have completed in 2018.

  • PalumboMalta

    Palumbo Malta Superyachts expands facility offering


    Completes testing on new 16-wheel, 420 ton travelift

  • News

    Panama City to end marina rental, create fund to rebuild following hurricane


    Panama City, Florida leaders are getting creative in how to rebuild the two city-owner marinas following Hurricane Michael, which devastated the city in October.

  • Dubai Harbour

    D-Marin joins Middle East grouping to boost Dubai as global yachting hub


    A new joint venture partnership, designed to further boost Dubai as a global yachting hub, has been signed between D-Marin, Dubai Holding and Meraas. This brings together a clutch of marinas in Dubai with D-Marin’s network of 11 marinas across four countries in the Eastern Mediterranean.

  • News

    Auckland faces serious marina berth shortage


    Auckland, the centre of New Zealand’s sizeable yacht and boating industry, is facing a serious shortage of marina berths. According to The New Zealand Herald, local boat owners are really struggling to find berths with the next America’s Cup scheduled to be held in the city in 2021.

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    Ft Lauderdale poised to approve US$25m marina project


    The Ft Lauderdale, Florida, city commission last week approved zoning amendments that clear the way for a vote of final approval for a US$25m mixed-use marina project, which is scheduled for 20 November.

  • Hulhumale Marina and Cruise Terminal

    First Maldives marina to open early in 2019


    The Maldives is readily known for its beauty and considerable potential as a superyacht cruising area, but while it has a number boat and yacht mooring locations, the country is still without a proper marina. This is set to change over the next couple of years with a new 30-berth facility opening

  • Burnett Heads

    Australian marina development moving ahead


    Water-based development and harbour dredging are currently underway for the first phase of a proposed 318-slip, state-of-the-art marina facility being constructed at Burnett Heads on Australia’s Coral Coast.