Category Archives: British Marine

Confidence high as British Marine supports exporting at boot Düsseldorf

By | January 19, 2018

British Marine returns to boot Düsseldorf this year (20-28 January 2018) to promote British excellence overseas and facilitate exhibiting and exporting for six-member companies. Following the 4.7% growth of UK marine industry exports to £924m in 2017, the membership organisation for the UK marine industry is taking a brand-new showcase stand at the event. This… Read More »

British Marine launches ‘Futures’ project on LBS opening day

By | January 12, 2018

British Marine launched its ‘Futures’ project, aimed at ensuring the leisure boating and watersports sector meets the needs of both its current and future customers. The project was presented by the membership organisation, along with its key industry partner RYA, on the opening day (Wednesday 10 January) of the 2018 London Boat Show. Leisure boating… Read More »

Brand new craft and technology at LBS 2018

By | January 5, 2018

Making their debut at the London Boat Show are more than 75 of the latest, highly-anticipated sail and power boats, innovative watersports craft, plus an array of exciting new marine equipment, gear and services for 2018. The new-five day London Boat Show, taking place 10-14 January 2018, will pack ExCeL London’s South Hall with over… Read More »

First ever: Adventure Park at London Boat Show 2018

By | January 4, 2018

The Adventure Park marks the latest interactive addition to the all-new Boating & Watersports Holiday Show set to entertain and wow visitors to the London Boat Show in January. Dedicated to promoting the world’s fastest growing watersports, it offers something brand new at this iconic event. A first ever at a UK boat show, it… Read More »

YouTube’s most famous sailing couple star at LBS

By | January 2, 2018

Online sailing sensations, Elayna Carausu and Riley Whitelum (aka Sailing La Vagabonde), will be flying into the UK to exclusively appear at the London Boat Show, sharing the secrets behind their fame and sailing adventures. As YouTube’s most famous sailing couple, the Australian pair have racked up a global audience of over 350,000 subscribers. Despite… Read More »

Latest MCA updates

By | December 20, 2017

British Marine would like to make members aware of the following Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) Marine Guidance Notes on: • The Maintenance of Lists of Crew Ashore • Use of Equipment to Undertake Work Over the Side on Commercial Yachts, Small Commercial Vessels and Loadline Vessels MGN 577 (M+F) Guidance on the Maintenance of… Read More »

Sponsorship at British Marine Stakeholder Reception 2018

By | December 18, 2017

British Marine is offering its members an exciting and valuable opportunity to sponsor a very special event – The British Marine Stakeholder Reception 2018. This invite only lunchtime event, held on Friday 12 January during the London Boat Show, is British Marine’s way of recognising all its strategic partners and stakeholders who contribute so much… Read More »

John Crevald…

By | December 18, 2017

John played a number of important roles within the Ship and Boat Builders National Federation (SBBNF), British Marine Industries Federation and British Marine spread over more than 60 years. His family business sold boats and equipment in Colnbrook and then alongside the River Thames at Straight Road, Old Windsor where he provided Service and Support… Read More »