Category Archives: Marine

Ashley Highfield leaves Johnston Press to join Oyster Yachts

By | June 19, 2018

A former newspaper boss has joined the board of a Hampshire yacht firm recently rescued from administration. Ashley Highfield (above) officially resigned from his job with Johnston, publisher of the Portsmouth News, on Tuesday following the firm’s annual general meeting. Details of his appointment at Oyster were revealed after Johnston Press confirmed on Tuesday it was… Read More »

Fairline’s new Hong Kong partner

By | June 19, 2018

Fairline’s new Hong Kong partner Fairline is pleased to announce a new dealer partner for Hong Kong and the Philippines, Simpson Marine, which will trade as Fairline Hong Kong. With almost 35 years’ experience and twenty offices in seven countries, Simpson Marine is Asia’s leading yacht sales and services company. The regional head office for the… Read More »

Maritime and Coastguard Agency – Marine Equipment directive

By | June 19, 2018

MSN 1874(M+F) Amendment 2 Marine Equipment directive, other approval & standards Guidance on procedures for obtaining type approval in conformity with the marine equipment directive and other UK procedures for type approval. MSN 1874 (M+F) amendment 2, Marine equipment, the marine equipment directive, other approval and standards PDF, 2.97MB, 255 pages Details This Notice gives… Read More »

Exposure Lights OLAS Tags on board for the 41st edition of the Three Peaks Yacht Race

By | June 19, 2018

Competitors in this year’s Three Peaks Yacht Race, the multi-sport adventure challenge of offshore sailing, running and cycling, are all benefiting by wearing the OLAS Tags from Exposure Lights as part of a newly announced sponsorship agreement with the event. The lightweight OLAS wrist Tags connect with the OLAS APP on a mobile device, creating… Read More »

Poseidon: an innovative new Monitor and Control System

By | June 19, 2018

Oceanic Systems (UK) Ltd is proud to launch Poseidon, the most advanced Alarm, Monitoring and Control System yet. Boasting state of the art vector graphics and PIN controlled user access, this system is becoming renowned for its simple user customisation capabilities. Oceanic Systems manufactures world-class marine systems for control and monitoring vessels, producing the latest… Read More »

The CA goes large at the TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show

By | June 19, 2018

CA House London: The Cruising Association, founded in 1908 and the largest British-based organisation catering exclusively to the needs of cruising sailors, returns to Ocean Hall at the TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show this year with a larger eye-catching 3m x 5m stand to welcome its members and attract even more cruising enthusiasts to discover the… Read More »