Category Archives: Marine

ATPI Sports Events to partner the Clipper 2019-20 Round the World Yacht Race

By | July 17, 2019

The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race has announced a partnership with ATPI Sports Events to deliver a seamless travel experience for the Clipper Race organisers, Race Crew and their supporters, as the Official Travel Supplier to the 2019-20 edition of the event. Adam Knights, Regional Managing Director, UK, France, Benelux, ATPI Group, says: “The… Read More »

MAA celebrates 10th anniversary

By | July 17, 2019

On Tuesday 16th July marine marketing agency, MAA, celebrated its 10th anniversary. To mark the occasion the MAA team enjoyed lunch at the Island Sailing Club in Cowes, travelling in style from Gosport onboard Wetwheels Solent, one of the Wetwheels’ Foundation’s motorboats. The agency was set up by leading marine industry figure, Mike Shepherd, in 2009 and… Read More »

Lewis Haig named RYA Yachtmaster of the Year 2018

By | July 17, 2019

Young Scotsman, Lewis Haig, has been named as the recipient of the RYA Yachtmaster™ of the Year award 2018, for his exceptional demonstration of sailing skills during his RYA Yachtmaster™ certificate of competence exam. 19-year-old, Lewis was presented with the prestigious trophy by Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, President of the RYA, on Tuesday… Read More »

DP World snaps up Topaz

By | July 16, 2019

DP World has further diversified its range of business interests within the logistics and marine services sectors by buying the leading offshore vessel operator, Topaz Energy and Marine, from Renaissance Services and Standard Chartered Private for a reported US $1.79 billion. Topaz operates a fleet of 117 vessels, predominantly in the Caspian Sea, Middle East… Read More »

Bring flares whatever the weather, says RNLI

By | July 16, 2019

West Country and Wales lifeboat volunteers have urged boaters to bring flares “whatever the weather”. Ilfracombe lifeboat volunteers were called one day in late June to join The Mumbles RNLI in helping a motor cruiser that was struggling with hydraulic problems and two yachts in trouble in Oxwich Bay, on the Gower Peninsula. One of… Read More »

Yacht Sentinel launches new surveillance camera solution

By | July 16, 2019

Yacht Sentinel Ltd, a leading UK-based boat-monitoring manufacturer, announces the launch of Sentinel Cam, an innovative camera for any boat owners looking for extra peace of mind. Using Yacht Sentinel’s best-in-class user interface, Sentinel Cam allows users to ‘live stream’ at any time to see what’s happening on their boat and receive a 30-second video… Read More »

Aquamare Marine announced as US Distributor for Energy Solutions’ Marine Iso-Boost Transformers

By | July 16, 2019

Energy Solutions announces it has appointed Aquamare Marine as the US Distributor for its new Marine Iso-Boost Transformer range. Aquamare will be responsible for all sales, services and spares for the range in the USA. Aquamare Marine was established in 2009 and offers sales and support for the marine industry from its three office locations… Read More »

MS Amlin Go Round the Island 2019

By | July 15, 2019

MS Amlin Yacht, the boat insurance specialists have now been race partners of Round the Island Race for 17 consecutive years and is one of the longest standing partners in one of the largest yacht races in the world. On Saturday 29th June, many areas of the business took to the water, from three sponsored… Read More »