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    Kudos for Hull Vane from a French naval giant


    French defense giant Naval Group has model-tested the Hull Vane and says the below-the-transom wing “significantly improves” powering, seakeeping and stealth capabilities of naval vessels and cuts their fuel consumption.

  • Axopar Jan-Erik Viitala

    Axopar looks to major expansion over next two years

    2019-11-13T14:55:00Z IBI , by David Robinson

    Launch of new Axopar 37 at Boot Düsseldorf to play a key role

  • MJM Yachts

    MJM Yachts makes US$12m investment in North Carolina


    MJM Yachts, the Boston, Massachusetts-based builder of “eco-friendly motoryachts”, is creating a new shipyard in Washington, North Carolina with a US$12m investment and the promise of creating more than 200 jobs over the next five years.

  • International Superyacht Summit

    3rd International Superyacht Summit to be held in Dubai


    Under the patronage of Dubai Ports World subsidiary P O Marinas, the third edition of the International Superyacht Summit is to take place in Dubai next year from March 11-12.

  • Crest Pontoon

    Strong Q1 for MasterCraft Boat Holdings


    MasterCraft Boat Holdings Inc marked a strong start to its 2020 fiscal year, reporting gains in revenues, net income and adjusted EBITA among its first quarter results.

  • KVH FOG group

    KVH reports softer third quarter results


    Mobile connectivity and inertial navigation system manufacturer KVH Industries posted total revenues of US$39.3m in its 2019 third quarter results, while celebrating the shipment of its 10,000th VSAT system.

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    Rolls-Royce and Sunseeker sign frame agreement for MTU engines


    Rolls-Royce and UK boatbuilder Sunseeker International have signed a new frame agreement for the supply of MTU yacht engines. The contract, signed during the Ft Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS), runs until the end of 2022 and covers a total of over 90 MTU Series 2000 V10, V12 and V16 ...

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    UK SY tender manufacturer to present at Cornwall Marine Conference


    Henry Ward, the design director of Cockwells Modern Classic Boatbuilding in the UK, a leading bespoke superyacht tender builder based in Mylor, will make one of three presentations at the annual Cornwall Marine Conference. The event is being held on November 14 at the National Maritime Museum in ...

  • MB92_La Ciotat-2

    Two global firms win La Ciotat shiplift design-build contract


    La Ciotat Shipyards in the South of France has awarded the design-build contract for a new 4,300-tonne shiplift to a partnership between French company Matière and US-based Bardex Corp.

  • News

    Mechanical Products appoints new sales rep


    Mechanical Products Company (MP), the US-based circuit breaker specialist, has added IMDS to its team of sales representatives.

  • USA Pavilion

    Party with the USA at METSTRADE


    The nearly 90 METSTRADE exhibitors from the US will host a reception on Day Two of the 2019 international trade conference in Amsterdam on 20 November.

  • Informa-Andrew Williams

    No London Yacht Show until at least 2021


    There will be no London Yacht Show in 2020. This was confirmed to IBI by Andrew Williams, president, Maritime for Informa, the owner and organiser of the event following its takeover of the former London On-Water Show in 2018. Informa is also the owner and organiser of other leading ...

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    NZ sets up Marine Electrification Fund


    New Zealand has set up a Marine Electrification Fund to encourage the use of electric propulsion and has announced the first recipients of four grants. These are for passenger ferries and the world-famous Shotover Jet canyon river ride boats.

  • Bubble barrier diagram

    Amsterdam ‘Bubble Barrier’ traps plastic but not fish, boats


    In a global first, an environmental project has been launched in the Port of Amsterdam that uses a curtain of rising air bubbles to trap plastic waste preventing it from reaching the North Sea.

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    Lund launches two new 2020 models


    The Tyee 1875 and Tyee 1975 are packed with fishing features

  • Maldives Marine Expos Marine Technology session

    Maldives Marine Expo 2020 gets new dates, location


    Since it started in 2014, the annually-held Maldives Marine Expo (MME) has made consistent progress each year and this is planned to continue for the 6th edition in 2020 when it is hoped to find a new location that will allow the on-water show and the exhibitor stands to all ...

  • 74-Sport-Yacht

    Sunseeker yacht ‘arrested’ at Ft Lauderdale show; Builder issues statement


    US Marshalls boarded the 74ft yacht as FLIBS came to a close

  • Lumishore

    Lumishore appoints VP of sales


    LED lighting specialist Lumishore has hired Bob Hamilton to serve as its vice president of sales. In his new position, Hamilton will be responsible for driving sales efforts and increasing market penetration throughout the Americas.

  • Maritimo at FLIBS

    Double-digit sales success for Maritimo at FLIBS


    Australian yacht-builder Maritimo has reported double-digit sales at this year’s Ft Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS), resulting in a strong end to a year in which the brand set out to strengthen its presence in the US market.

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    Ticket to success


    Could buying a ticket to the 2019 Boat Builder Awards in association with Raymarine, transform your business?