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  • Siren MTC Connected Boat
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    Siren Marine, DealersCircle connect to expand reach of Connect Boat

    2019-09-30T07:30:00Z

    Siren Marine and DealersCircle have signed and agreement that will make the New Port, Rhode Island provider of Connect Boat telematic technology available through DealersCircle business management platform.

  • Majesty 120
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    Gulf Craft adds new 37m Majesty 120 to its superyacht range

    2019-09-30T07:00:00Z

    Middle East yacht-builder Gulf Craft announced at the 2019 Monaco Yacht Show that a new 37m (121ft) tri-deck Majesty 120 has been added to its superyacht range. The new model was launched by Mohammed Hussein Alshaali, Culf Craft’s executive chairman.

  • Cybersecurity
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    VBH, Atlas Cybersecurity announce superyacht security partnership

    2019-09-30T06:00:00Z

    Dutch systems integrator Van Berge Henegouwen and Atlas Cybersecurity of the US have joined forces to ramp up security on superyachts for owners, their families, guests and crew.

  • Sunseeker 116
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    Sunseeker establishes Superyacht Division; confirms £60m funding

    2019-09-27T14:38:00Z

    At the Monaco Yacht Show, where last year it announced its partnership with ICON Yachts in the Netherlands to build its new 161 flagship, Sunseeker International says it has progressed its superyacht ambitions further by setting up a dedicated Superyacht Division.

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    Balk hires COO, ups new-build and bare hull business; triples capacity

    2019-09-27T13:45:00Z

    Determined to widen its business base, refit specialist Balk Shipyard of the Netherlands is developing spiffy 50m yacht projects, ramping up bare-hull building and tripling construction capacity.

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    US powerboat registrations down in July

    2019-09-27T13:22:00Z

    New powerboat registrations in the US dropped under half a percent through July on a rolling 12-month year-over-year basis and down 2.4% on a rolling three-month year-over-year basis, according to preliminary data from the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA).

  • Sao Paulo Boat Show
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    Signs of growth at Sao Paulo show

    2019-09-27T13:17:00Z

    The largest indoor boat show in Latin America, the São Paulo Boat Show, attracted an audience of more than 36,000 people who came to view the products of 102 exhibitors and 110 boats. During the six-day event, which ended on Wednesday, September 24, the organisers reported revenues of around US$42m ...

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    Just one week left to get nominations in for 2019 Boat Builder Awards

    2019-09-27T13:07:00Z

    The clock’s ticking with deadline for entries set for Friday, Oct 4

  • Sunreef 49m
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    Imperial Yachts client contracts for 49m SY catamaran from Sunreef

    2019-09-27T12:58:00Z

    A contract for a 49m (161ft) superyacht catamaran, which will be the largest superyacht to be built so far in Poland, has been placed with Sunreef Yachts by a client of Imperial Yachts. The order was announced at the Monaco Yacht Show and the craft is scheduled to be delivered ...

  • HISWA Holland Yachting Group
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    Dutch superyacht lobby weighs its future course

    2019-09-27T12:42:00Z

    Suddenly, in its 50th anniversary year, HISWA Holland Yachting Group’s (HHYG) 26 members are at a fork in the road. Either stay in the lobby of Dutch superyacht makers and suppliers or join the much bigger Netherlands Maritime Technology (NMT) lobby.

  • St Petersburg International Boat Show
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    St Petersburg show attracts strong crowd

    2019-09-27T07:00:00Z

    This year’s St Petersburg International Boat Show in Russia was one of the largest in terms of the number of visitors and participants. Some 65 boats and yachts of various lengths (primarily from 5m-25m) were displayed at the show, which ran from September 5-8.

  • Skyfall
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    Heesen Yachts sells 59m full custom project

    2019-09-27T06:00:00Z

    Heesen Yachts says it has found a buyer for a 59m full-custom, all aluminium yacht that has a top speed of 37kt and is known as Project Skyfall.

  • Feadship director Henk de Vries
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    Feadship director to deliver METSTRADE keynote speech

    2019-09-26T15:40:00Z

    Feadship director Henk de Vries, a leading figure in the superyacht world, will deliver the keynote speech at this year’s Breakfast Briefing at the METSTRADE Show in Amsterdam. De Vries will bring his inimitable style and decades of experience to the event as he speaks to an audience of 600 ...

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    New marina planned for Uruguay

    2019-09-26T15:20:00Z

    A new marina is to be constructed in Punta Carretas, a district of Uruguay’s capital Montevideo, on the South Atlantic shore. Under the plan, the investment will total around US$17m.

  • Sea-Fire
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    Sea-Fire forms strategic partnership with Fire Ranger

    2019-09-26T15:10:00Z

    US fire suppression specialist Sea-Fire Marine has forged a strategic partnership with Fire Ranger, a leading provider of fire and safety equipment services for recreational and commercial vessels. The two companies will share co-branded booth space and collaborate on providing onsite fire protection equipment and demonstrations at major Florida boat ...

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    YPI sold to Singapore investment group

    2019-09-26T15:04:00Z

    Superyacht services provider YPI (Yachting Partners International) has been bought from the French commercial shipping brokerage house, BRS, by Mercantile Maritime Investments (M MI), the investment division of the Singapore-headquartered group, for an undisclosed price.

  • HISWA Holland Yachting Group's Marcel van der Spek
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    HISWA Holland Yachting Group dissolves

    2019-09-26T14:05:00Z

    Dutch superyachts quit trade lobby; join national maritime group

  • Correct Craft Bill Yeargin
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    Correct Craft CEO to chair recreation advisory panel

    2019-09-26T12:40:00Z

    Bill Yeargin will serve on the US Interior Department’s Outdoor Recreation Advisory Committee

  • Wallypower 165 superyacht
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    Ferretti announces new superyacht models

    2019-09-26T12:32:00Z

    Italy’s Ferretti Group has presented more information about its financial performance and new products from its Superyacht Division to be launched over the next three years. One of three divisions within Ferretti, the Superyacht Division currently encompasses four brands – CRN, Custom Line, Pershing and Riva – with a fifth, ...

  • Building in progress Carriacou
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    Caribbean chandlery expands

    2019-09-26T06:00:00Z

    Budget Marine, one of the Caribbean’s biggest boating retailers, is constructing a new outlet in Carriacou – an island located 23 miles off the coast of Grenada. The full-service, 2,100sq ft store is being built in Tyrell Bay Marina and is due to open in January 2020.