These organisations make the 2023 Boat Builder Awards possible

Headline partner



Raymarine develops and manufactures a complete range of electronic navigation and safety solutions for the recreational, boating and light commercial marine markets. Designed for high performance and ease of use, the award-winning products are supported by a global network of dealers and distributors. Best in class support are integral to Raymarine, working with boat builders and partners to deliver renowned customer service to both their dealers and end customers. The Raymarine product lines include chartplotters, onboard connectivity, instruments, auto-pilots, thermal imaging, sonar, communications, satellite TV, software and digital switching.


Category partners



Sponsor of: Sustainability Project of the Year

ePropulsion, a global leader and market challenger in marine electric propulsion systems and services, provides innovative electric outboards, pod drives, inboard, and customized OEM services across the world. This pioneering brand is at the very forefront of the industry and is recognised across the world for its exceptional product quality, performance, and technological innovations.



Marine Resources

Sponsor of: Eco-focused Boat of the Year Award

With 18+ years of experience in the marine industry, Marine Resources is recognised as one of the top recruitment specialists around the globe, offering a completely tailored service to suit the specific needs of clients for both permanent and contract roles – from helping clients to define their brief, identifying the right candidate, and utilising a unique database of thousands of active and passive candidates internationally. 


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HP Watermakers

Sponsor of: Breakthrough Launch of the Year

Since 1995 HP Watermakers have been producing a wide range of fully automated desalination plants, water loading filtration systems and purified drinking water distribution systems for the yachting industry. With Part-NET interface HP Watermakers has been the first and still the only company, integrating desalination plants to all the MFD systems available on the market, for an easiest management of the desalination process directly from the plotters. Worldwide presence assured by a sales and service network in over 50 countries and HP Watermakers’ own bases in USA, Dubai, South Africa and Maldives guarantee a global distribution and a fast technical service.




Sponsor of: Innovative Design Solution Award

Fusion® is passionate about enhancing time on the water with world-class marine audio entertainment products. Their range of marine stereos, speakers, subwoofers and amplifiers are built to last on board season after season — delivering quality, high performance and exceptional audio on the water.



Sleipner Side-Power

Sponsor of: Lifetime Achievement Award

Established in 1908, Sleipner are a technology-driven company, focused on creating world-leading products and solutions of uncompromised quality to improve safety and comfort at sea. Our dedication to boating and innovation ensures that our products are the benchmark for the industry, today and tomorrow.




Sponsor of: Collaborative Solution between a Production Boat Builder and its Supply Chain Partner – for boat builder or shipyard companies producing yachts under 24m

Established in 1935, Ultraflex is a leader in steering and control systems for the marine industry. With full manufacturing capabilities in Italy and USA, Ultraflex can support all sectors of the marine industry. As part of a global Group, Ultraflex has solid resources to draw upon for new product development in hydraulics, electronics and many other technologies.