Author Archives: Peter Nash

Walcon Marine acquires Docking Solutions

By | May 21, 2018

Walcon Marine Ltd, the international market leader in the design, manufacture and installation of berthing facilities, marinas and yacht harbours, has acquired Docking Solutions Ltd, the Devon-based supplier of heavy-duty pontoons and commercial-grade bridges, from its parent company Baltic Wharf Ltd. “We are very pleased that Colin Bower and the Docking Solutions product range have… Read More »

Hundreds enjoy free waterfront festival in King’s Lynn

By | May 21, 2018

Last Sunday, hundreds of people took part in the Hanse Festival in King’s Lynn to celebrate the town’s maritime heritage. The day began with a flag parade through the town, with musicians and singers dressed in medieval costume leading the parade from Tuesday Market Place to King’s Staithe Square. Spectators followed the sound of music… Read More »

Marine Resources Recruitment to sponsor IBI Boat Builder Award for third year running

By | May 21, 2018

With the 2017 Boat Builder Awards being another incredible success, leading leisure marine and luxury yacht recruitment agency Marine Resources is proud to announce they are once again sponsoring the award for ‘Best Apprenticeship or Training Scheme’. The winners will be announced on Tuesday 13th November, at the prestigious annual Awards Gala Dinner attended by… Read More »

Clipper Round the World Yacht Race 10: Close finish after intense racing

By | May 21, 2018

There’s been little separating the majority of the Clipper Race teams for much of Race 10: The Garmin American Challenge and its finish was no exception with some positions decided by just seconds. After spending 18 days in close company, racing more than 3,000 nautical miles south from Seattle towards Panama, six teams crossed the… Read More »

Title Sponsor is confident TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show 50th Anniversary will be better than ever…

By | May 18, 2018

Title Sponsor is confident TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show 50th Anniversary will be better than ever… TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show is the undisputed premier UK Boat Show; with over 500 exhibitors last year. Over 110,000 visitors enjoy the south coast based Show that runs over ten days and with this year being the 50th Anniversary, both… Read More »

Ocean Safety supports new Wetwheels South East catamaran with £6k of safety kit

By | May 18, 2018

Wetwheels South East, based around the port of Dover, is now operational with over £6,000 worth of safety kit from Ocean Safety for their brand new boat which was successfully launched over the Easter period. The accessible motor boat was launched on 1st April 2018 and is equipped with a complete inventory of safety equipment… Read More »