GAC Pindar: a step ahead as Brexit looms

By | March 25, 2019

With Brexit day looming and with a likely delay until June, GAC Pindar has some important advice for the marine industry and sailors on how to prepare for cross border events this summer.  Given the protracted negotiations in Westminster, it is clear that it is more important than ever to come to the right people… Read More »

South Devon Marine Academy appoints ADPR to help inspire the next generation of the marine industry

By | March 25, 2019

Communications agency, ADPR, has been brought on board to help South Devon Marine Academy raise awareness of its marine training courses. Based on the banks of the River Dart, the South Devon Marine Academy is located in a fully operational boatyard and students have the opportunity of operating on a tidal river with access to… Read More »

Tecsew welcomes UTC Portsmouth guests

By | March 25, 2019

Tecsew welcomed work experience students from UTC Portsmouth last week. The South Coast based boat cover business has been impressed by Year 12 students Patricia, Alec and Joe, due to their ability to pick up new tasks and software quickly and efficiently. Directors John & Ally Bland said: “It has been fantastic having Patricia, Alec… Read More »

Shakespeare and Seasafe combination

By | March 25, 2019

Marine antenna company Shakespeare, is enjoying international success with its latest inflatable unit, designed in tandem with marine safety manufacturer, SeaSafe. Since its launch in November, the Galaxy Infl8 emergency antenna has received almost 3,000 orders worth £400k (2,000 of them in the US) and won a host of awards including the DAME Award for… Read More »

Southern Spars & Future Fibres Rig package integration

By | March 25, 2019

Thanks to North Technology Group’s “Engine Above Deck” concept and their unique bespoke design suite, sourcing both spars and rigging from Southern Spars and Future Fibres is an obvious choice. Together they provide a fully integrated and optimised rig package where the entire sail and rig plan works cohesively and there is a comprehensive understanding… Read More »

Busy season planned for Solent Sunbeam class in 2019

By | March 25, 2019

The 96-year-old Solent Sunbeam classic keelboat fleet has a busy racing and social schedule lined up for the coming sailing season, starting on Saturday 30th March 2019 with an afternoon race around Chichester Harbour. Based at Itchenor Sailor Club, the class offers competitive and sociable Thursday evening racing, specific weekend regattas, and a number of… Read More »