24 October 2014
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Alewijnse Marine Systems opens superyacht refit and services at La Ciotat

System integrator, Alewijnse Marine Systems has signed a contract which will establish a refit and service department at La Ciotat, Chantier Naval...

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Calling all innovators!

 We have developed a brand new session on day two of this year's Global Superyacht Forum designed to give the floor to eight very clever ideas or innovations that are likely to shape the future. 

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Potential Sunseeker cuts part of 'sustainability' drive

Speaking to SuperyachtNews.com, Sunseeker's group executive director Sunny Thakrar explained that, while not set in stone, any jobs cuts would be in line with a strategic review that has highlighted the need for a 'sustainable' business model.

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Refit activity increases in Port Denia, Spain

The refit yard and marina complex, located on the Spanish coast, is expanding - with a 130m alongside berth now available, while the marina is nearly fully booked and the yard proceeds with refits, including major works on a 60m Feadship.

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Windward report identifies AIS as prime security threat

A report published by Windward into maritime data and identity theft has highlighted the threats posed to vessels by the misuse and exploitation of AIS transmissions and positioning data.

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Columbus 45S Hybrid now under construction More

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    Columbus Yachts

The key thing the GFC has taught us is that cash is king: you have to manage your cash and profit margins, and if you have to make cuts you have to cut early and deep.
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Pepón García-Nogués passes awayPepón García-Nogués passes away

Pepón García-Nogué, who was instrumental in establishing Marina Barcelona 92 as a force in the European refit sector, has passed away at the age of 56. More

New MTU yacht engine on display at FLIBSNew MTU yacht engine on display at FLIBS

The Tier III MTU 2000 M96 engine will be exhibited by the Rolls-Royce subsidiary at FLIBS. More

Aqualuma's latest superyacht-specific LEDsAqualuma's latest superyacht-specific LEDs

Aqualuma will launch its new 18 Series LEDs at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. More

Second Mangusta 110 soldSecond Mangusta 110 sold

The second hull in the Mangusta 110 series has been sold, and is now under construction. More

MedAire launches Sea to Shore appMedAire launches Sea to Shore app

MedAire has launched a new travel and medical safety app for superyacht excursions. More

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New Courses From The Maritime Skills Academy

The Maritime Skills Academy, Viking Recruitment's new training department brings HELM (Management Level) to their ever increasing portfolio of courses. The team at the Dover headquarters are excited to bring a variation of courses to the yacht industry. s More

Spectacular presentation of the AntiRoll roll damping system

Huge applause, fireworks and confetti accompanied the official unveiling of the first AntiRoll stabilization system on Friday 12th September at BurgEquipment in Oostburg, AntiRoll’s production partner. After intensive engineering and test phases in More

For Efficient Meetings Far away...at the heart of Palmarina Bodrum

The trend of “gathering for business purpose far away from the city” for the sake of ‘both leisure and efficient meetings’ has started to gain much more importance in the business world recently. The more business people have got i More

Palmarina Bodrum; First mega yacht project of Turkey

Palmarina Bodrum which has bought and re-constructed by Palmali Group at May 2011, opened at June 2013 as a first mega yacht project of Turkey, eager to offer high quality service in all manners, is continueing to host its local and foreign guests and sai More

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