Category Archives: British Marine

British Marine looks at the UK-EU Withdrawal Agreement

By | November 30, 2018

British Marine’s Head of External Relations, Andrew Harries, outlines what the Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration mean and looks at the challenging timetable ahead for the UK. But before setting out more of the detail, it is worth noting that on Wednesday (28 November) the UK Government published its economic analysis of what the various… Read More »

RYA and industry representatives meet HMRC to discuss red diesel situation

By | November 23, 2018

Following the ruling by the European Union Court of Justice against the UK’s use of red diesel by private pleasure craft, representatives from the boating community and boating industry – the Royal Yachting Association, British Marine, the Cruising Association, the Inland Waterways Association – met with HMRC officials on Tuesday, 20 November to discuss the… Read More »

Success for British manufacturers at the IBI – METSTRADE Boat Builder Awards 2018

By | November 19, 2018

Published on 15 November, 2018: British Marine members had a fantastic night at the IBI – METSTRADE Boat Builder Awards 2018, which took place on Tuesday (13 November) at the National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam, with numerous members picking up awards on the night. Princess Yachts’ innovative communications campaign for the new Princess R35 won the… Read More »

RCD Awareness course

By | November 16, 2018

This RCD Awareness course includes the latest legislation and issues on the Recreational Craft Directive. Increase your knowledge of the latest legality on the RCD, to ensure compliance in this important area. Are you up to date with the requirements of the RCD? Get information on the latest legislation and issues within the Recreational Craft Directive. Event… Read More »

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 »