Category Archives: Marine

Advanced Superyacht Fenders on show at METS 2019

By | October 23, 2019

Manufactured in Europe, from a military grade, high-tensile polyester laminate, DEFENDA Superyacht Fenders offer unbeatable strength and abrasion resistance. “Following extensive material and process analysis, we re-engineered every element of our fenders to create the most advanced product range on the market,” says Simon Billington, Managing Director. “Our construction methods utilise state-of-the-art cutting and welding… Read More »

The 48 Wallytender makes its US debut

By | October 23, 2019

The all-new 48 Wallytender will make its American debut at the upcoming Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) from 30th October to 3rd November. The 48 Wallytender offers fold-down bulwark sections to increase the swim platform and has a retractable passerelle that doubles as a swim ladder, while the on-deck aft seating can be reconfigured.… Read More »

Fourth time’s a charm as Largs Yacht Haven gets top marks once again

By | October 22, 2019

Largs Yacht Haven, Ayrshire, has been awarded the industry’s top accreditation, the Five Gold Anchor award, for the fourth time in a row. The Gold Anchor award scheme rates the quality, level of service and overall standard of a marina’s offering. Marinas are assessed every three years meaning that Largs Yacht Haven has now carried… Read More »

Preparations for Brexit in Brittany

By | October 21, 2019

Brexit will have a big impact on cruising sailors, introducing more bureaucracy and administrative burdens, particularly for cruising sailors who sail for extended periods of time in EU countries. Two of the most important changes that have been identified by the Cruising Association’s Regulations and Technical Services Group (RATS) relate to the need for travel… Read More »