Category Archives: Marine

Scotland’s boat show a roaring success

By | October 21, 2019

Thousands of visitors from across the UK, Ireland and even as far afield as mainland Europe headed to Scotland’s Boat Show 2019 (SBS19) as the show returned to Kip Marina, Inverclyde over the second weekend in October. With an expanded layout and a selection of new and pre-owned boats on view to tempt all tastes… Read More »

Code amber for Francis Joyon and IDEC SPORT

By | October 18, 2019

Francis Joyon has just moved to code amber, as he can see a favourable weather opportunity in the next 48 hours. He may set off on his attempt at the solo Mauritius Route record between Port Louis (Brittany) and Port Louis (Mauritius) on Saturday. This is the first Act in his new record-breaking campaign in… Read More »

Centrik ensures smooth sailing for Thames Clippers’ operational management

By | October 18, 2019

Thames Clippers has turned to powerful operational management system Centrik to overhaul its increasingly complex safety reporting, documentation, compliance and training processes. The successful London-based river bus service has seen rapid growth in recent years, adding five new catamarans to its now 19-strong fleet. With passenger numbers in excess of 4 million per year, the… Read More »

Award-winning Galeon 680 FLY to debut in Fort Lauderdale

By | October 18, 2019

The Galeon 680 FLY debuted at the Cannes Yachting Festival and won The World Yachts Trophy for best exterior design. “Galeon has once again demonstrated its courageousness to push the boundaries of design and innovation with the introduction of the 680 FLY,” begins Bob Burke, Galeon Brand Manager. “We are honoured that the industry has rewarded… Read More »

The new ultra-compact, affordable and waterproof GX1400GPS/E DSC VHF from Standard Horizon

By | October 18, 2019

Continuing to lead the market in compact, affordable and feature-packed DSC transceivers, Standard Horizon announces the arrival of the all-new GX1400GPS/E. Measuring just over 6 inches wide and a fraction under 4 inches deep, this remarkably compact and rugged marine radio is designed to fit into the most challenging of locations. The full waterproofing to the… Read More »

Fischer Panda UK showcases innovative Hybrid Drive Systems at METSTRADE

By | October 17, 2019

Fischer Panda UK’s broad range of hybrid and electric propulsion solutions will be on display at METSTRADE on the Fischer Panda (02.500) and Bellmarine (02.421) stands. Fischer Panda offer complete systems based around a choice of shaft motors, parallel hybrid drives or podded underwater motors, in addition to high voltage DC systems up to 100kW,… Read More »