Category Archives: British Marine

Savage Lighting expands for a brighter future

By | December 11, 2017

In September, Superyacht UK (an association within British Marine) published the latest UK superyacht industry figures and they showed a fifth consecutive year of growth, with industry revenues up 1.7% to £615m. One British Marine member, Savage Lighting, a leading designer and manufacturer of lighting for the superyacht industry, has already reacted to this growth… Read More »

Make technical education work for UK marine industry

By | December 11, 2017

British Marine urges any member with an interest in the future technical skills required by the marine industry, to get involved with this Government consultation on the new T levels. The Government’s new T level study programme, working alongside apprenticeships, represents an excellent opportunity to help address some of the UK marine industry’s well documented… Read More »

British Marine reviews the Autumn Budget

By | November 24, 2017

Wednesday’s Autumn Budget was a safety first approach from the Chancellor of the Exchequer. This Budget statement was delivered against the backdrop of a lost Conservative majority in June’s General Election, a lack of perceived progress in the Government’s Brexit negotiations, some high profile Ministerial resignations following sexual harassment claims and an economy which appears… Read More »

Read all about it – British Marine Magazine autumn issue

By | November 14, 2017

The autumn issue of the British Marine magazine will be with members very soon, but if you just can’t wait for the postman, the online version is now available to download and share, exclusively for members. The 19th issue of this dedicated member magazine provides an update on British Marine’s ‘Futures’ project, which is looking at the challenges faced… Read More »

SYUK Technical Seminar 2018 – now taking bookings

By | November 13, 2017

The annual Superyacht UK (SYUK) Technical Seminar returns to the London Boat Show on 11 January 2018, with the keynote speech set to be delivered by a senior figure at Ben Ainslie Racing. Tickets are now available to be part of this important superyacht industry event. The SYUK Technical Seminar has become a must-attend event… Read More »

EU investigating new small passenger ship code

By | November 13, 2017

The European Union is developing a new Code covering small passenger ships under 24m in length. This Code is a result of the forthcoming removal of these ships from Directive 2009/45/EC on safety rules and standards for passenger ships. It is hoped that its development will pave the way for the use of the UK Maritime &… Read More »

British Marine activity at METS 2017

By | November 9, 2017

With METS less than a week away, British Marine provides a round-up of what it is doing and involved with at one of the world’s leading marine equipment shows. British Marine is providing full support to members exhibiting in the British Pavilion (Hall 3) and the Superyacht Pavilion, which has now taken over both Halls… Read More »

Exciting job roles at British Marine

By | November 2, 2017

British Marine, the membership body for the UK marine industry, is inviting applications for two exciting roles within its membership team. British Marine’s membership team is tasked with the retention and recruitment of member companies. The roles available are: Senior Membership Executive (based in the South) Regional Membership Executive (Midlands) Click on the links above… Read More »