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Glendinning appoints Croatian distributor


Glendinning Marine, a US manufacturer of shore power and water hose handling storage systems as well as electronic engine controls, has chosen STAL as its distributor for Croatia.

American Magic

SeaDek in supply deal with America’s Cup challenger


SeaDek Marine Products in the US has been named Official Supplier of New York Yacht Club’s American Magic, Challenger for the 36th America’s Cup.

The 80m Bilgin 263 is the largest yacht built in Turkey to date

Bilgin Yachts joins SYBAss


Turkey’s Bilgin Yachts has joined SYBAss, the Superyacht Builders Association. Membership is only granted to a yard once it has built three superyachts over 40m (131ft) in length.


Galeon enters Australian market


Polish builder to make Australian debut with two models destined for Sanctuary Cove show

Cox Powertrain's CXO300 diesel outboard

Cox Powertrain appoints Florida distributor


UK-based Cox Powertrain has chosen Ring Power Corp as its exclusive distributor for Florida. The announcement was made at last week’s Miami International Boat Show, where Ring Power teamed with the British engine manufacturer to promote its CXO300 diesel outboard.


Miami show underlines Dutch builder's strong growth


In mid-February, Vanquish Yachts of the Netherlands opened a second US office – in Pompano Beach, Florida – then went to the nearby Miami Yacht Show to flaunt its fast-growing and diversifying portfolio of luxury aluminium motor cruisers and yachts.

Aquatic AV expands Croatian presence


San Jose, California-based Aquatic AV, manufacturer of specialist waterproof AV equipment, has appointed Oktogon as its exclusive distributor in Croatia.

Raceix CEO Aidan Foley, Gianguido Girotti, director general of Beneteau, and Raceix COO Stuart Walker

Raceix partners with Beneteau to bring game-changing technology to boaters


Group Beneteau signed a Development Partnership Agreement (DPA) with Irish marine technology company Raceix at the Miami International Boat Show last week.