24 August 2016

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Bureaucracy hits superyachts cruising Italy

Superyacht captains are becoming increasingly disenchanted with amount of clerical errors, unnecessary payments and red tape involved in cruising Italy

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MYBA explains revised Charter Agreement

Released in May, the 2016 amendments to the MYBA Charter Agreement have been attracting attention as the industry becomes aware of the revised contract.

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PSC announces Concentrated Inspection Campaign

Topics will include crew familiarisation with enclosed space entry and verifying the implementation of living and working minimum standards in line with the MLC.

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Sound as a pound

The weakening of the pound has enabled the UK's superyacht market to become increasingly price competitive. However, the positive elements of competitiveness must be offset against the realities of increasingly costly raw materials. 

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Brokers - Sailors or salesmen...?

A team of crew-turned-brokers arm themselves to shake-up the brokerage market with a unique strategy for catalysing sales.

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Made Smart in Amsterdam Made Smart in Amsterdam

This year’s Global Superyacht Forum will focus on smart solutions for our industry. What are the problems in our market? How can we work together to move our industry forward? More

Azur Yacht Coatings installs paint cabinAzur Yacht Coatings installs paint cabin

The cabin will be used for all refinishing of yacht parts including tables, doors, jet skis, and seabobs, plus all paint and varnish work on board. More

Do PWCs go far enough in mitigating risk?Do PWCs go far enough in mitigating risk?

A recent spate of lawsuits against personal watercraft manufacturers begs the question, can more be done to mitigate the risk of internal orifice injury? More

Multiple announcements at Burgess Multiple announcements at Burgess

Burgess has announced the sale of 47m Aquarius, its fleet for the 2016 Cannes Yachting Festival and the relocation of its London office. More

Thai government seeks royal decreeThai government seeks royal decree

The Thai government has recently submitted amendments to superyachting law for consideration under royal decree. More

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FarSounder Introduces 3D Navigation Systems through the U.S. Navy in Support of Foreign Military Sales

FarSounder, Inc. has been awarded a contract to provide FarSounder-1000 systems for two US Navy transferred OSPREY Class Mine Hunter Coastal (MHC) Vessels. The systems were sold by FarSounder's dealer Voyager Maritime Alliance Group of Ft. Lauderdale, FL More

New course launched in response to the IMO Ballast Water Management Convention

A new two-day course has been launched by Warsash Maritime Academy, part of Southampton Solent University, in response to the imminent ratification of the IMO Ballast Water Management Convention (2004). This intensive course will ensure that yacht captain More

Greatest competition Yachts choose STP Shipyard Palma for maintenance

For some weeks STP Shipyard Palma has seen parading through its facilities several racing boats, with the common goal of getting ready, repairing and performing maintenance, to give the best of themselves in various high level competitions that were celeb More

Tall ship Tenacious and its mixed ability crew reach journey’s end in Sydney

Jubilee Sailing Trust flagship “Tenacious” supported by GAC Pindar Superyacht Services every stop of the way from Southampton Sydney, Australia – A warm welcome awaited the tall ship Tenacious when she docked at Sydney last week, after c More

Other Angle Yachting update

OTHER ANGLE YACHTING are pleased to announce that they now enjoy the benefits of a privileged booking for two dry-docks and piers in Marseille at Palumbo Super Yacht Marseille. For more information on how Other Angle Yachting can assist with your refit an More

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