Category Archives: Marine

Sonihull appoints Darren R Jones as new Non-Executive Director

By | June 17, 2019

Jones’ appointment reflects the strong growth of the Sonihull brand within the Leisure Boating, Commercial Marine, Offshore Oil & Gas, and Aquaculture sectors as a provider of antifouling systems that don’t use biocides and have no poisonous environmental legacy. Jones is a Chartered Director and strategic consultant with decades of board-level experience within small and… Read More »

Alex Thomson awarded top honour by French Embassy

By | June 17, 2019

British skipper, Alex Thomson, has been awarded the prestigious French National Order of Merit (“Ordre national du Mérite”) by French Ambassador to the United Kingdom, Jean-Pierre Jouyet. In recognition of his services to the sport of sailing during a career spanning more than 20 years to date, Thomson was given the rank of Knight (“Chevalier”)… Read More »

A new look for Marine Resources

By | June 14, 2019

After more than sixteen years of operation, Marine Resources are excited to announce the release of a new brand identity, which includes a new logo, colours, font and redefined values. Marine Resources has a new client-friendly website and refreshed social media channels. Since the company was founded in 2000, it has kept the same company logo,… Read More »

Float: A lifesaving piece of advice

By | June 14, 2019

The latest fatality figures show that last year, 128 people lost their lives at the UK coast. Just over half (55%) ended up in the water unexpectedly – many of them walkers and runners who slipped, tripped and fell in. With Respect the Water back for its sixth year, the RNLI are sharing its advice… Read More »

Advanced generator replacement technology Integrel now available

By | June 14, 2019

A new partnership at Triskel Marine means its advanced generator replacement technology Integrel is now available throughout the Mediterranean, North America and the Caribbean. International distributor, Integrel Solutions, will work alongside the UK-based company to enable sailors around the world to transform the way they create power afloat. Commercial Director at Triskel Marine, Trevor Howard,… Read More »

Antigua Sailing Week supports Youth Day at Cowes Week

By | June 14, 2019

Cowes Week Limited, organisers of Cowes Week, the world’s best-known sailing regatta, is delighted to announce that they have partnered with another famous sailing regatta, this time from the Caribbean, Antigua Sailing Week, to further support young sailors at the event. CWL have previously announced their youth initiative which offers discounted entry fees to boats… Read More »

DAME 2019 charities announced

By | June 13, 2019

Every year, the organisers of the METSTRADE Show donate the combined registration fees for the DAME Design Award to selected charities as a way of giving back to society. After a tied vote between the members of the Exhibition Committee, there will be two good causes in 2019: Sailing4handicaps and the Little Optimist Trust. The… Read More »

Portsmouth Guildhall plays host to industry leading Maritime Conferences

By | June 13, 2019

Portsmouth Guildhall is quickly establishing itself as the UK’s leading venue for maritime conferencing, with three key events in the industry recently hosted. In February, The Society of Maritime Industries held their annual conference focussing on the implementation of a national shipbuilding strategy with speakers from the highest echelons of the industry and government at… Read More »