West System demos at the London Boat Show

Press release from West:   West System International (WSI) has announced that it will be running a series of live demonstrations covering the use of WEST SYSTEM Epoxy Products at London Boat Show 2018. As well these demonstrations, visitors to stand LB090 will be able to discuss their projects face to face with WSI’s technical experts [...]

By | 2017-12-10T11:19:06+00:00 December 10th, 2017|Go-To News|0 Comments

International’s new antifouling coatings

From International Paint: Visitors to the upcoming METSTRADE 2017 event in the Netherlands will be first to see a new range of innovative antifouling products launched by AkzoNobel’s International brand. The event will stage the official launch of the latest additions to the company’s extensive range of high-performance yacht coatings. As well as streamlining the [...]

By | 2017-11-14T17:06:57+00:00 November 14th, 2017|Go-To News|0 Comments

Scanstrut overall winner at DAME Awards 2017

Amsterdam, Press release from British Marine: Scanstrut takes ultimate prize at DAME Awards 2017 British Marine member entries account for top prize, a category winner and three special mentions Out of 64 shortlisted entries came one overall winner, British Marine member Scanstrut, which took not only the prestigious Overall Winner award, but also the Category [...]

By | 2017-11-14T17:00:30+00:00 November 14th, 2017|Go-To News|0 Comments

Bespoke paint solutions from Awlgrip

Press release from Awlgrip:    Awlgrip has helped a yacht owner with a unique request: to match his 64ft yacht to the iconic Ferrari F12 Berlinetta Rosso. Working alongside professional applicator, Ruud de Groot and his team of Dutch yacht painting company, De Groot Jachtschilders, the team of professionals from Awlgrip developed the customized Ferrari red [...]

By | 2017-10-26T10:08:44+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Go-To News|0 Comments

Wifi for your boat instruments

   Press release from Team Surv:  Wi-Fi for your boat has come a long way. We don't just mean your connection to the online world, we're talking about connecting to the wealth of information from your boat's instruments. Imagine an encyclopaedia attached to the outside wall of your house. Useful? Yes. Convenient? No. Now imagine [...]

By | 2017-10-25T10:06:47+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Go-To News|0 Comments

New Sponsors for Antigua Classics

Antigua Classics will take place from April 18th to 24th 2018 From Antigua Classics Organisers: Herreshoff Marine Museum/America's Cup Hall of Fame: We are delighted to welcome on board our new sponsor for the Concours d’Elégance, the Herreshoff Marine Museum/America’s Cup Hall of Fame. Dedicated to the education and inspiration of the public through presentations [...]

By | 2017-10-25T09:46:03+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Go-To News|0 Comments

Bembridge Harbour Regeneration Plans – update

From Malcolm Thorpe, Bembridge Harbour It is widely known that our regeneration planning application was due to be presented to the Council's planning committee on 31st October, with a recommendation for approval by the planning officers.   As there is now a further delay, I believe an update is required. We have been informed that the [...]

By | 2017-10-25T09:55:13+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|Go-To News|0 Comments

Raymarine’s software can be updated while underway

From Raymarine: One of the best ways to get the most out of any marine electronics is to update software when it becomes available. Make this a habit and you’re sure to stay on the cutting edge—all without any additional investment. For boaters and anglers using Raymarine Axiom units, the new LightHouse 3.2 operating software [...]

By | 2017-09-22T12:28:31+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|Go-To News|0 Comments

34 Marine Apprentices Graduating at Southampton Show

From British Marine: Thirty four apprentices took centre stage on Tuesday (19 September) as British Marine, the membership organisation for the UK leisure, superyacht and small commercial marine industry, honoured them at its annual Graduation Ceremony at TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show 2017. In its seventh year, the ceremony celebrates graduating apprentices from all areas of [...]

By | 2017-09-22T10:59:43+00:00 September 22nd, 2017|Go-To News|0 Comments