Category Archives: Marine

Superyacht costing £200million can ‘turn invisible’ to protect privacy of billionaires

By | October 19, 2018

The 106-metre Mirage will be totally clad in specially mirrored glass and will reflect the image of the sea back to onlookers, making it look as if the 4,200 tonne vessel has ‘vanished’ from as short a distance as 50 metres away. A boat designer has unveiled plans for the ultimate purchase for privacy-hungry billionaires… Read More »

The Christmas Floating Film Festival is back at St. Katharine Docks, London

By | October 18, 2018

St. Katharine Docks Floating Film Festival is back for Christmas, with a week-long extravaganza showing movie favourites that no festive period would be complete without, including Home Alone, Love Actually, Elf and The Muppet Christmas Carol. You are invited to snuggle down on bean bags with cosy blankets and enjoy the films with winter warmers… Read More »

Nominations for DAME Design Award

By | October 18, 2018

The jury of the globally recognised DAME Design Award 2018 competition yesterday revealed 63 products from a total field of 127 entries have been nominated to enter the final rounds of judgement. The nominated products show a broad diversity of submissions, from simple components and equipment used in watersports, through to complex systems for power… Read More »

AkzoNobel delivers higher profitability as a focused paints and coatings company

By | October 18, 2018

On October 17, 2018, Akzo Nobel N.V. published results for Q3 2018 (AKZA; AKZOY) Decorative Paints return on sales1 up at 12.1% (2017: 9.4%) with 5% positive price/mix driven by pricing initiatives Performance Coatings return on sales up at 12.2% (2017: 10.3%) with higher selling prices contributing to price/mix up 7% Volumes were lower, partly… 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 »