Human submarine gets a slick trick

2018-06-06T00:51:11+00:00 June 6th, 2018|Go-To News|

A single-person pedal-powered submarine designed by students has been given a professional makeover by the experts at 3M The 2.8m submarine, built by students at the University of Warwick (which is about as far away from the sea as it is possible to be in the UK) received a professional makeover from 3M experts ahead [...]

Marina Managers professionalism recognised

2018-06-06T00:15:24+00:00 June 6th, 2018|Go-To News|

The following people have recently been awarded the internationally recognised Certified Marina Manager (CMM) designation by the Global Marina Institute (GMI), as recognition for their outstanding  professionalism within the marina industry. Simon Bryan CMM, Regional Director (Europe), Island Global Yachting Robert Parton CMM, Managing Director of Church Minshull Aqueduct Marina Suzanne Bell CMM, Marina Manager, [...]

Garmin’s AIS 800 and 315i marine radio

2018-05-30T18:08:16+00:00 May 30th, 2018|Go-To News|

Press release from Garmin   May 2018:    Garmin has announced two new additions with built-in GPS to its marine communication product line-up – the AISTM 800 transceiver with Class B/SO, and a VHF marine radio with Class D Digital Selective Calling (DSC): Model 315i . Both systems compliment the latest Garmin GPSMAP chartplotters and [...]

Crewsaver donates safety kit to three new Andrew Simpson Centres

2018-05-18T09:36:15+00:00 May 18th, 2018|Go-To News|

Press release from Crewsaver: As part of its partnership, created four years ago, Crewsaver continues to supply essential safety equipment and clothing to the Andrew Simpson Foundation (ASF) - including three new Andrew Simpson Watersports Centres (ASWC). Crewsaver is the ASF’s official safety sponsor and supports their mission of increasing sailing participation and improving the [...]

Raymarine’s New High-Performance Marine Radar

2018-05-15T11:52:40+00:00 May 12th, 2018|Go-To News, Kit|

Press Release: Raymarine's Magnum High-Performance Marine Radar Open Array Radar Brings Superior Target Tracking and Long-Range Identification for Blue Water Vessels WILSONVILLE, Ore. – May 9, 2018 – FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced today the Raymarine Magnum™ high-performance open array radar featuring superior bird mode and beam sharpening technology. Including many of the same [...]

Nominate someone who deserves a leadership award

2018-05-10T20:47:12+00:00 May 10th, 2018|Go-To News|

From British Marine:   Captain John Percival was an ambassador for on-board training and encouraging investment in a yacht’s crew. The yacht training centre he founded in 1996 at Hoylake, on the Wirral peninsula in Northwest England, aims to promote high standards in all levels of crew, in all departments, inspiring students to return to their [...]

Staff wanted at Arthur Beale

2018-05-09T15:07:00+00:00 May 9th, 2018|Go-To News|

Arthur Beale, the London Chandlery are looking for full time Sales Staff who know one end of a boat from the other, plus a bit! If you fancy working in a friendly expanding London Chandlers, or know of anyone who might be interested, then we would love to hear from you. A full job description [...]