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Zürich authorities launch consultation on new marina for 420 craft


With the aim to reinvigorate Zürich’s lakefront, the Swiss city’s authorities have launched a public consultation on their plans to build a new marina with a berthing capacity for some 420 craft. As part of the project, the city is to build a new watersports centre on the Lake Zürich ...

Hurricane Sally

Millions in damage for Alabama marina, many face insurance woes in the wake of Hurricane Sally

2020-09-24T13:53:00+01:00IBI , by Tony Esposito

Hurricane Sally’s final financial toll has yet to be calculated, but is expected to be in the billions, as exampled by just one Alabama marina that suffered millions in damage and others may face insurance hassles due to the storm’s sudden, unexpected turn to the east.

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Greek marina handover period extended

2020-09-18T14:11:00+01:00IBI , by Manos Roudas

The Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF), also known as TAIPED, has extended the period of completion of the transaction that concerns Alimos Marina in Greece to Friday, October 30. The transaction concerns the transfer for the utilisation of the marina to Aktor Concessions and at the same time the ...

Hurricane Sally

Hurricane Sally destroys or damages marinas and boats along its path

2020-09-17T13:36:00+01:00IBI , by Tony Esposito

While now a tropical depression dumping massive amounts of rain, Hurricane Sally came ashore near Gulf Shores, Alabama on Wednesday, taking some by surprise and leaving boats strewn well inland or sunk at the dock. At least one marina was severely damaged and at least one man is missing.

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MDL Marinas launches new points-based loyalty programme


The UK’s MDL Marinas is launching a new points-based loyalty programme, Otium, to give customers a more personalised experience when accessing services provided by the marina group.

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Russian plans to boost leisure boating in Crimea take shape


Up to 13 marinas earmarked for development

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Auckland’s largest marina to undergo huge redevelopment


Westhaven Marina, situated in the heart of Auckland, is expanding both on shore and on the water


Three new UK projects to boost marine leisure activities


New multi-million pound schemes for southwest of England


New marina confirmed for Greek islands


Elounda Marina in Crete given green light


Gulf Star Marina completes US$20 million automated dry stack


Marina claims its the first fully-automated dry stack storage system in the United States

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Plan for new green marina on Phuket with 220 berths up to 70m


First hearing about project recently held

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Spanish marina operator obtains ‘Safe Tourism’ certification


Amarres Deportivos is one of few companies in the Balearics to be certified Covid-secure