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Palma Club de Mar to undergo €60m transformation

2020-05-22T09:24:00+01:00

Work began this week on a €60m upgrade to Club de Mar Marina in Palma de Mallorca, one of the major marinas in this leading Mediterranean yachting destination. The project is currently the largest on a public space within the marine recreational sector in Spain using private capital.

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Ireland eases lockdown, allowing marinas to reopen

2020-05-18T16:06:00+01:00

Safety concerns raised with government over COVID-19 steps

With 1,100 berths, Alimos Marina is one of the Mediterranean's largest facilities of its kind

Greek government signs Alimos Marina concession

2020-05-14T13:48:00+01:00

As the COVID-19 lockdown in Greece recedes, Alimos Marina, the largest marina in the Balkans with 1,100 berths, has entered a new era after the long-awaited concession agreement was signed between representatives of the Greek state, ETAD (State Property Assets), HRDH and Aktor Concessions.

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UK marina group to reopen marinas in England on Wednesday

2020-05-12T14:01:00+01:00

Boatfolk, the new brand name that brings together Dean & Reddyhoff and Quay Marinas in the UK, is to begin reopening its marinas in England on Wednesday following the relaxation of travel and leisure restrictions in the country.

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St Thomas approves transfer, expansion for two marinas

2020-05-01T14:37:00+01:00

The St Thomas, US Virgin Islands Coastal Zone Management Committee (CZM), meeting by video conference, has approved a pair of marina plans aimed at helping the facilities recover from the twin impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and being ravaged by two hurricanes within two weeks in 2017.

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New Fiji marina appoints sole fuel provider

2020-04-29T10:58:00+01:00

Nawi Island Ltd is in talks with Mobil Oil (Fiji) to supply fuel to yachts at its marina

With 1,100 berths, Alimos Marina is one of the Mediterranean's largest facilities of its kind

Privatisation of Greek marina moves forward

2020-04-28T13:04:00+01:00

Alimos Marina will be turned into a modern tourist port

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US marina claims $3m in damages from shipping line

2020-04-21T14:22:00+01:00

The Port of Kalama in the US state of Washington has tripled its damage estimate to US$3m, and has filed suit against SM Line Corp (SM), owner of the container ship alleged to have damaged facilities and privately owned boats when it passed the marina at excessive speed early in ...

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New marina projects planned for Bahamas and Costa Rica

2020-04-03T14:58:00+01:00

South Abaco island and Puerto Limon to get new facilities

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UK marinas retain Five Gold Anchor status

2020-03-31T10:24:00+01:00

Port Hamble Marina, Hamble Point Marina and Mercury Yacht Harbour all paised for their atmosphere and quality of services

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New Fiji resort commits to sustainability

2020-03-27T11:50:00+00:00

The developers of Nawi Island embark on innovative ways to safeguard the environment

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€300m Ayia Napa marina due for completion ahead of summer Med season

2020-03-26T14:31:00+00:00

The latest Cypriot marina development, the €300m Ayia Napa marina, is close to completion and will be ready in time for the Mediterranean summer season, although with the coronavirus pandemic it is not sure how that season might be impacted upon.