British excellence dominates DAME Award finalists

By | October 19, 2018

More than a quarter of products nominated are designed and manufactured by British Marine members. The nominations for the prestigious DAME Design Award 2018 have been announced, with British design and innovation shining through as UK products account for 28.6% (18) of the 63 selected entries. As the world’s number one international design competition for… Read More »

ISP to show bespoke lifejacket manufacturing capabilities to superyacht sector at METSTRADE 2018

By | October 19, 2018

ISP (International Safety Products), whose global portfolio of marine safety products and services cover commercial, leisure and military markets, will be demonstrating its lifejacket range and bespoke design service to superyacht and leisure trade visitors at METSTRADE in November. ISP manufactures some of the toughest lifejackets to cater for the most demanding aspects of maritime… Read More »

HMS Queen Elizabeth showcases the best of British engineering

By | October 19, 2018

Fast jets might be stealing all the headlines as aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth conducts trials of the F-35 Lightning II off the east coast of the USA, but British engineering has also been celebrated by sailors, airmen and Royal Marines on-board. A Jaguar F-TYPE Coupe, wrapped as an F-35B fighter jet, has taken pride of place on the flight… Read More »

Shakespeare Marine announce world’s first inflatable emergency VHF Antenna has been shortlisted for the DAME – Design Award 2018

By | October 19, 2018

METSTRADE 2018 | 13-15 November 2018 | Stand 02.407 Shakespeare® Marine, world leader in marine antenna design, announces it is launching the world’s first inflatable emergency VHF antenna at METSTRADE 2018. The GALAXY-INFL8 can be rapidly deployed via an embedded canister or manual tube and inflates to 1.6 meters to offer a full 3dB high… Read More »

Superyacht costing £200million can ‘turn invisible’ to protect privacy of billionaires

By | October 19, 2018

The 106-metre Mirage will be totally clad in specially mirrored glass and will reflect the image of the sea back to onlookers, making it look as if the 4,200 tonne vessel has ‘vanished’ from as short a distance as 50 metres away. A boat designer has unveiled plans for the ultimate purchase for privacy-hungry billionaires… Read More »

The Christmas Floating Film Festival is back at St. Katharine Docks, London

By | October 18, 2018

St. Katharine Docks Floating Film Festival is back for Christmas, with a week-long extravaganza showing movie favourites that no festive period would be complete without, including Home Alone, Love Actually, Elf and The Muppet Christmas Carol. You are invited to snuggle down on bean bags with cosy blankets and enjoy the films with winter warmers… Read More »