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Elandra Yachts Expands, Launches Finishing Department

Elandra Yachts Expands, Launches Finishing Department Elandra Yachts has added another layer of craftsmanship to its boat-building operation with the launch of a new in-house paint department at the Gold Coast plant, signalling further growth for the Australian luxury motor yacht brand. Renowned for the range of spectacular bronzed and golden hues gracing the hulls of its show-stopping vessels,

Vesper Marine Updates WatchMate Vision

Vesper Marine Updates WatchMate Vision Vesper Marine, a manufacturer of marine safety products, announced a free upgrade for its flagship AIS Class B transponder, the WatchMate Vision, streamlining usability, while adding new safety features and enhancements to the user experience.   Preinstalled on all new units, the update is also available at no charge for existing owners.

Voice-data Communications and HDTV in One System

Voice-data Communications and HDTV in One System PDQ’s OneSource System provides long range cell, wi-fi and high definition TV in one system for mobile users.   San Diego wireless company PDQ Connect has developed the OneSource system to provide cellular and wi-fi service, as well as HDTV using one antenna and one cable connection for all three services.

MAN Yacht Engines Earn Red Dot Award

MAN Yacht Engines Earn Red Dot Award MAN i6 six-cylinder yacht engine wins Red Dot Award for design; i6-800 and i6-730 accoladed by international jury for design quality   The MAN i6-800 and MAN i6-730 in-line six-cylinder engines have won the international Red Dot award for design quality.   Participants from 57 nations had registered about 5,

The Role of Simulation Software in Yacht Racing

The Role of Simulation Software in Yacht Racing The Team Helping Land Rover BAR to #BringTheCupHome: Interview with Cape Horn Engineering   Cape Horn Engineering was founded in 2007 with the vision of using the best available CFD tools for the design of racing yachts. They have been involved in several America’s Cup campaigns and their designs

Multimillion Dollar Improvements at Ocean Reef Club

Multimillion Dollar Improvements at Ocean Reef Club Over the past four years, private dock owners at the exclusive Ocean Reef Club in Key Largo, Florida have been replacing their fixed concrete piers with modern concrete floating docks. “It’s a decision that has proven to have a huge return for the club’s dock owners,” remarked Keith Miller, President

NSSL Global Launches CC-LITE

NSSL Global Launches CC-LITE Independent satellite communications provider NSSLGlobal has announced Cruise Control (CC) LITE, a new entry-level email management solution for the maritime sector. Created by NSSLGlobal, CC-LITE is compatible with both FleetBroadband and Iridium Open Port, meaning it can be integrated into a number of vessels across A1 to A4 regions.

ZC2 Remote Controller Simplifies Chartplotter Navigation

B&G, a sailing navigation and instrument specialist, has announced  the launch of the new ZC2 Remote Controller for intuitive command of on-screen navigation on Zeus2 series multifunction displays.   The B&G ZC2 Remote Controller centralizes navigational functions in multi-display environments. Featuring

Unveiling VQ48 in St Tropez

Unveiling VQ48 in St Tropez Vanquish Yachts expects to introduce the new VQ48 to the general public in June. The presentation will take place in bustling Saint-Tropez. The exact date, time and location will be disclosed soon but we’re on course for the last week of June. The launch is being organised in close cooperation with our Vanquish dealer in Saint-Tropez,

Torqeedo Expands Product Line in 2016

Torqeedo Expands Product Line in 2016 Torqeedo launches several new drive systems.  These electric boating additions expand the range of possible applications. The first Cruise Fixed Pod (FP) motors now offer sailors and powerboat enthusiasts pod drives with Torqeedo's industry-leading technology. These models deliver powerful thrust with the performance equivalent of a 5,
Shipbuilding News

FUCHS Provides Surface Technology In-house

FUCHS Provides Surface Technology In-house Blasting, painting and drying - FUCHS Fördertechnik AG, member of the DEUTSCHE YACHTEN, Superyachts Germany working group, can now perform all of these operations in-house. Moreover, since the founding of its subsidiary, FUCHS Oberflächentechnik GmbH, it can also offer its complete range of services to external customers.

Elandra Yachts Expands, Launches Finishing Department

Elandra Yachts Expands, Launches Finishing Department Elandra Yachts has added another layer of craftsmanship to its boat-building operation with the launch of a new in-house paint department at the Gold Coast plant, signalling further growth for the Australian luxury motor yacht brand. Renowned for the range of spectacular bronzed and golden hues gracing the hulls of its show-stopping vessels,

New Alternative to Antifouling Launched

New Alternative to Antifouling Launched Custom RIB and boat builder CD Nautica has launched a new antifouling product, ‘All Dip’, in collaboration with All Dipping International. ‘All Dip’ is to be used in conjunction with ‘Marine Dipping’, a new technique and alternative to antifouling the underwater hull of a boat.   ‘All Dip’ is a new,

BRP to Unveil New Outboards at Club Evinrude

BRP to Unveil New Outboards at Club Evinrude BRP announced that its next Club Evinrude event will be held on Sunday, June 26, 2016, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. “We wowed the Milwaukee crowd at our last Club in 2014 when we unveiled a new era of outboard engine technology, Evinrude E-TEC G2. In a similar fashion, we plan another announcement at

50 Years of DIMENSION-POLYANT Sailcloth

50 Years of DIMENSION-POLYANT Sailcloth Press Release- The sailcloth manufacturer celebrates its anniversary: 50 years of. The company from the work group DEUTSCHE YACHTEN, headquartered in Kempen near the German-Dutch border, has become a symbol of innovative fabric and laminates over the past 50 years. The expertise of the manufacturers

Amels 242 on Sea Trials

Amels 242 on Sea Trials  The 74-meter long luxury superyacht built at Vlissingen shipyard has started shipbuilder's sea trials. Amels is now recognised as one of the most successful superyacht builders in Holland.    "Even the chilly Dutch North Sea looks rather nice when graced by the gorgeous lines of the new 74-metre AMELS 242,

74-Meter Amels 242 in Sea Trials

74-Meter Amels 242 in Sea Trials Even the chilly Dutch North Sea looks rather nice when graced by the gorgeous lines of the new 74-metre AMELS 242, out for sea trials near the AMELS yard in Vlissingen, the Netherlands. With her long streamlined looks created by renowned British designer Tim Heywood, this hotly anticipated superyacht

Burger Boat Starts Build of Explorer Yacht

Burger Boat Starts Build of Explorer Yacht Burger Boat Company announced the start of construction on Hull 510, a custom 103'-06" (31.55m) full displacement steel and aluminum Explorer Motor Yacht.   The Owner and Designer, Luiz De Basto of Miami, Florida, USA, recently visited the shipyard in Manitowoc, Wisconsin to formally kickoff construction

18 New Ferries Needed for New NYC Ferry Service

18 New Ferries Needed for New NYC Ferry Service NYC Awards New Ferry Service Deal to Hornblower New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that the Citywide Ferry Service is on track to launch in 2017, with the selection of Hornblower, Inc. as its operator. The new service, which will include up to 20 boats and connect 21 New York City eighborhoods for the price of a single subway ride ($2.

New Hires at Front Street Shipyard

New Hires at Front Street Shipyard  Front Street Shipyard announced the hiring of two new personnel: Paul Lamoureux and Wendy Umla.   Named Service Manager at Front Street Shipyard, Paul Lamoureux joins the yard from Morris Yachts where he worked as manager for the mechanical and electrical department on new boats in production, interfacing