Category Archives: British Marine

The Green Blue nominated for World Sailing 11th Hour Racing Sustainability Award

By | October 29, 2018

On 25 October 2018, it was published that the joint environmental initiative of British Marine and The RYA The Green Blue has been shortlisted by World Sailing for the World Sailing 11th Hour Racing Sustainability Award. The World Sailing 11th Hour Racing Sustainability Award celebrates the effective execution or ongoing delivery of high-impact, highly-replicable sustainability… Read More »

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 »

Fischer Panda UK’s Neo generator duo voted BMEEA Product of the Year

By | October 18, 2018

Fischer Panda UK’s popular Neo generator duo has been named Product of the Year 2018 at the annual British Marine Electrical & Electronics Association Conference Day. The sister marine diesel generators, the Panda 4000s Neo and the Panda 5000i Neo, were voted as this year’s winner from the BMEEA shortlist of some of the industry’s… Read More »

British Marine release Technical Report 121

By | October 12, 2018

The Technical Report 121 contains updates on domestic, EU and International legislation, Compliance and Standards, MCA notices, HSE updates and funding opportunities. It is relevant for those who need to stay on top of technical, environmental and manufacturing legislation, standards and processes. In this edition there is an updated list of harmonised standards published by… Read More »

British Marine Expo launched for 2019

By | September 26, 2018

Responding to demand from members, UK industry association and boat show organisers, British Marine has confirmed that it will be organising an Expo in March of next year. This will provide an important B2B forum for companies in the leisure and small commercial sectors. Expo 2019 will be hosted in the Solent area, with the… Read More »

Apprentices top of the class at Southampton Boat Show

By | September 19, 2018

A graduation ceremony for apprentices, hosted by British Marine at Southampton Boat Show and featuring broadcaster and marine biologist Monty Halls, has been a celebration of the next generation of professionals entering the marine industry. The annual event, now in its eighth year, was open to all graduating apprentices from British Marine member companies and… Read More »

Get Afloat and challenge your family and friends on an all-new assault course like no other

By | September 14, 2018

At this year’s Southampton Boat Show visitors will be able to slalom, turn and paddle their way to the top of the leaderboard on our brand new, purpose-built on-water assault course. The Assault Course, in association with Heart, forms part of the Show’s ever popular Get Afloat feature run by the expert team at… Read More »