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Vesper Marine Plots Americas Expansion

Vesper Marine Plots Americas Expansion Marine safety products manufacturer Vesper Marine said it has appointed of a vice president of sales for Americas, and opened of its new U.S. office. As vice president of sales for Americas, Jason Young will focus on customer service and new account development.    Additionally, Vesper Marine has

New Fast Displacement Yacht is First with Hybrid Propulsion

New Fast Displacement Yacht is First with Hybrid Propulsion A new motoryacht built by built by the Netherlands’ Heesen Yachts is the world’s first Fast Displacement equipped with hybrid propulsion. Christened M/Y Home, the vessel is ultra-efficient, low fuel-burning and one of the quietest on the oceans.   There are two sources of power for propulsion: diesel mechanical and diesel electrical.

WAAMpeller: World First Class-Approved 3D Printed Ship’s Propeller

WAAMpeller: World First Class-Approved 3D Printed Ship’s Propeller A consortium of organizations are working toward a landmark achievement in the maritime sectors: creating the world's first class-approved 3D-printed ship's propeller.   As many sectors of the shipbuilding industry suffer due to overcapacity, it is this type of innovative leap that will -- if successful

Speedcast, Inks Comms Deal with Diamond Offshore

Speedcast International Limited has secured a long-term contract with Diamond Offshore, who will leverage Speedcast’s managed communications services across 10 offshore rigs and one shore-based facility.   “Diamond Offshore continues to adapt to the competitive nature of the industry,” said Tim Osburn, CIO, Diamond Offshore.

First User-Defined ECDIS

First User-Defined ECDIS Raytheon Anschütz introduces what it claims is the world’s first user-defined Electronic Chart Display and Information System, a system it will officially launch at NorShipping in Oslo. Raytheon Anschütz designed the new Synapsis ECDIS NX software based on direct input from customers. The software features

Glassman Joins VMAG

Glassman Joins VMAG Marine electronics, navigation and communication systems supplier Voyager Maritime Alliance Group (VMAG) said it has recruited Robert Glassman as a Senior Technical Sales Engineer as it expands its portfolio to provide turnkey marine technology for refits and new builds.   Glassman graduated from Palm Beach Community College,

Seakeeper Names Semprevivo COO

Seakeeper Names Semprevivo COO Marine stabilization company Seakeeper Inc. has promoted Andrew Semprevivo to Chief Operating Officer, effective April 10. A Seakeeper employee since the commercialization of the company in 2008, Semprevivo assumed various sales roles, culminating in his appointment as Vice President of Sales and Marketing in 2014.

Eastwood to Lead Shakespeare Marine

Eastwood to Lead Shakespeare Marine Bill Eastwood has been appointed business manager for the Shakespeare Marine Electronics product line of Jarden Applied Materials, a business unit of Newell Brands.   In his new role, Eastwood is responsible for the global sales and marketing of Shakespeare antennas and accessories, as well building

An Undeterred Determination to Be On the Water

An Undeterred Determination to Be On the Water From tragedy to triumph: A former college basketball star preserves a passion for the water thanks to Mercury Marine   Mercury Marine develops and manufactures technology designed to enhance the boating experience. The marine engines manufacturer recently teamed up with Belzona boats to “Go Boldly”

You know you've arrived when ...

You know you've arrived when ... You order your new 227-ft. Yacht Support vessel with its own helicopter hangar. Damen, an innovator in various marine sectors, has launched Game Changer, its latest 227-ft. (70 m) Damen, Yacht Support vessel with helicopter hangar. Available for the 2017 summer season, Game Changer is touted as a showcase
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New Fast Displacement Yacht is First with Hybrid Propulsion

New Fast Displacement Yacht is First with Hybrid Propulsion A new motoryacht built by built by the Netherlands’ Heesen Yachts is the world’s first Fast Displacement equipped with hybrid propulsion. Christened M/Y Home, the vessel is ultra-efficient, low fuel-burning and one of the quietest on the oceans.   There are two sources of power for propulsion: diesel mechanical and diesel electrical.

WAAMpeller: World First Class-Approved 3D Printed Ship’s Propeller

WAAMpeller: World First Class-Approved 3D Printed Ship’s Propeller A consortium of organizations are working toward a landmark achievement in the maritime sectors: creating the world's first class-approved 3D-printed ship's propeller.   As many sectors of the shipbuilding industry suffer due to overcapacity, it is this type of innovative leap that will -- if successful

New Generation Superyacht Designers On Deck

New Generation Superyacht Designers On Deck Superyacht designs are evolving rapidly, as new features are incorporated at a rate of knots; innovation is a design imperative, with owner hunger for the customized, the individual and the downright original seemingly impossible to satisfy.   For the upcoming generation of superyacht designers, a myriad of new design elements is on the horizon.

FDR’s Yacht Plies the Waters of San Francisco Bay

FDR’s Yacht Plies the Waters of San Francisco Bay President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s presidential yacht, Potomac, is once again plying the waters of San Francisco Bay after undergoing a maintenance drydocking at Bay Ship and Yacht in Alameda, Calif.   Long known as the “Floating White House,” she served as the presidential yacht until his death in 1945.

SeaDek Adds Installers in New Zealand

SeaDek Adds Installers in New Zealand Reporting a surge in international demand, SeaDek said it has added 10 new SeaDek Certified Installers in New Zealand. Working in partnership with SeaDek Certified Fabricator Batavian Rubber, the new Installers will be strategically located to provide custom SeaDek patterning and installation for boat builders, marinas and end-users.

Gercke to Christen AIDAperla

Gercke to Christen AIDAperla Lena Gercke will christen AIDAperla, the 12th member of the AIDA fleet, in Palma de Mallorca on June 30, 2017. In Germany, Gercke is among the most famous and successful models and presenters. The skyline of the old city of Palma will form the perfect backdrop when the night sky above AIDAperla is transformed

A Traditional Ship with a Contemporary Heart

A Traditional Ship with a Contemporary Heart Old photos show mid-nineteenth century sailing ships abandoned in the San Francisco Bay area by crews who caught gold fever. Some of these abandoned hulls lie under the modern day city of San Francisco. Over in Sausalito, just to the north of the famous Golden Gate Bridge, what may well be the spirit

Pettit Debuts Ultra-Slick Black Widow Antifouling Paint

Pettit Debuts Ultra-Slick Black Widow Antifouling Paint Marine coatings manufacturer Pettit Marine Paint has released its highest-performance racing finish yet – Black Widow. The slickest, fastest, ultra-smooth burnishable racing finish available, Pettit Paint Black Widow is also a powerful dual-biocide bottom paint that provides multi-season protection in all waters.

Fairline Yachts Announces Production Expansion

Fairline Yachts Announces Production Expansion British luxury boat manufacturer, Fairline Yachts, has announced it is set to expand its manufacturing capabilities by adding a new 17,000 square foot production facility at Oundle Marina - the boatyard’s original location when it was launched 50 years ago. Fairline’s year of Golden Moments has started successfully across the globe,

Rossinavi Launches Endeavour II

Rossinavi Launches Endeavour II  Italian yard Rossinavi has launched its new 49.9-metre superyacht Endeavour II during a ceremony attended by 300 guests and shipyard staff. Known as project FR032, the yacht is built entirely out of aluminium to a design by Team 4 Design.   Featuring exterior styling by Team For Design, naval architecture