Leading marine software brand navigates renewed partnership with global sailing race

By | March 26, 2019

The Clipper Race has renewed its partnership with TIMEZERO by MaxSea, returning for a third consecutive edition as the Official Navigation Software Supplier. The eleven strong fleet of 70 ft ocean racing yachts will be equipped with TZ Professional for the 40,000 nm circumnavigation. TZ Professional is renowned for its famous routing algorithm, Weather Routing… Read More »

Shipyard Supply Co. announces strong performance in the first six months of trading

By | March 26, 2019

Superyacht deck equipment specialists, Shipyard Supply Co. (SSCo), has announced the company has grown an average of 306% per month since it was set up in August 2018.  Responding to demand, SSCo has developed its custom product offering and has recently recruited a new project assistant, Dave Jeffreys. Shipyard Supply Co. commercial manager, Luke Porter,… Read More »

Marine Accident Investigation Branch: Current investigations

By | March 26, 2019

1. Current investigations Vessel’s name (IMO/PLN) Accident/incident type Date of incident *Status of investigation Cherry Sand (6811059) Fatal injury to a crewman on a dredger during a berthing operation in Rosyth, Scotland. 28/02/19 Under Investigation Investor (OB569) Capsize and foundering of a UK registered fishing vessel while east of Ardnamurchan Point, Scotland. 03/02/19 Under investigation… Read More »

Setback for CNN sailing broadcast

By | March 26, 2019

Published on March 25th, 2019 – Aspirations to increase the popularity of sailing through the wider reach of broadcast television suffered a setback with this announcement from two-time Olympic gold medallist Shirley Robertson, above. The CNN Mainsail segment has been a part of CNN’s sporting line-up for 15 years, and for the past 13 years,… Read More »

Bainbridge selects Sprenger

By | March 26, 2019

Bainbridge – the UK’s only marine, sail making, cover making and watercraft distributor, has announced that it is now offering the Sprenger range of Blocks & Rigging to its customers. This range sees a new departure for Bainbridge, as it has previously only offered a small range of entry level products in this product area. … Read More »

British Marine Expo, in association with HPi Verification Services

By | March 26, 2019

Event date: 26/03/2019 to 27/03/2019 The inaugural British Marine Expo, in association with HPi Verification Services is the first of its kind, bringing together some of the association’s most popular events with fantastic opportunities to learn, network and sell. Delivering a two-day schedule of talks, seminars and networking opportunities, this flagship trade event is a must… Read More »

British Marine Expo Exhibitor Spotlight: Fendacentre

By | March 25, 2019

Fendacentre talks to Marine Industry News ahead of the British Marine Expo on the 26th & 27th March where they will be exhibiting to the trade in the Marine Showcase which is supported by the British Marine Trade Association: What product or service does Fendacentre offer and where is it available? Designed and manufactured in… Read More »