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Princess Yachts in the UK say that have 'strong order books' after confident performances at the Cannes and Southampton boat shows, and currently marking its 50th anniversary, figures published today show that Princess Yachts has successfully weathered one of the…
Marine Trade
Wessex Bristol has announced its acquisition of Fairline Boats Limited from Better Capital PPC. The acquisition of Fairline is in line with Wessex Bristol’s strategy to invest in luxury brands and to grow its presence in the luxury boating industry.…
Marine Trade
#MonacoYachtShow – This is a special year for the Monaco Yacht Show as the prestigious event celebrates its 25th anniversary.  The 2015 show, likewise of the previous quarter century is host to the world’s most exclusive gathering of extraordinary large…
Marine Trade
The 2015 edition of the Grand Pavois La Rochelle, organised by the association Grand Pavois Organisation was a great hit as much for the many new products on show (more than 100 new boats exhibited out of the 750 present)…
Marine Trade
Did Southampton Boat Show 2015 that ended yesterday mark the end of the recession for the Irish Marine trade? That depends on who you talk to but if numbers are any evidence to go by there was plenty more Irish…
Water Safety
#WaterSafety - There's never a good reason to go out on the water without a lifejacket. But as TheJournal.ie reports, the Irish Coast Guard still hears plenty of excuses. Chief among them is the old chestnut, "I have lifejackets on…
Krugels Retiring, New Directors Appointed To Rossbrin Boatyard in West Cork
Marine Trade
#rossbrinboatyard – After 31 years in business at Rossbrin boatyard in Schull, West Cork, Edmund and Erika Krugel are retiring at the end of the month, handing over to James Murphy and his partner Bernadette Wilcox. Murphy has been with…
Iconic Business With Sailing Connection Returns To Dun Laoghaire Harbour
Marine Trade
#TradeNews - A local business that began with one sailor's enthusiasm over 20 years ago has now moved back to a Dun Laoghaire location under another another sailor's renewed vision. Martin Byrne, a former Commodore of the Royal St George…
Northern Boat Show Launches At  Liverpool's Mersey River Festival
Marine Trade
#liverpoolboatshow – The Northern Boat Show is a festival of boating at the heart of the International Mersey River Festival. This three-day boat show will showcase world class sailing boats, power boats and marine products and services, all set against…
Ultimate Cruiser Jacket From Henri Lloyd
Marketplace
#sailingjacket – As the name suggests from Henri Lloyd, the Ultimate Cruiser Jacket has been 'engineered' to be the ultimate in cruising apparel, available in both men's and ladies fits this range offers all the comfort, features and durability the…
Domestic Growth Offsets Difficult Export Boat Market Says UK Trade Body
Marine Trade
#Trade - Irish yacht brokers were among a range of smaller firms enjoying some buoyant trade at last week's London Boat Show. And it's this growth within the domestic UK and Ireland market that's keeping the marine industry afloat as…
Irish Yacht Brokers Enjoy Buoyant Start To London Boat Show
Marine Trade
#londonboatshow – Strong opening weekend visitor numbers are a positive feature of the London Boat Show that has already produced some early sales results for two Irish yacht brokers at the Xcel–based event in East London. Last year's event pulled in around…
Coleraine Marine Firm, Tony's Marine Service (TMS), Celebrates 25 Years in Business
Marine Trade
Tony's Marine Service (TMS), a Northern Ireland marine engine and boat service specialist is celebrating 25 years in business in 2015. Located in Coleraine on the North Coast of Northern Ireland, TMS was founded in 1990 by local man Tony…
BJ Marine's New Pwllheli Office to Give 'Unrivalled Presence on the Irish Sea'
Marine Trade
#Bjmarine – In a busy year for BJ Marine on both sides of the Irish Sea, the leading Irish boats sales firm has opened a new office in Pwllheli, North Wales to "give an unrivalled presence in the Irish Sea", according…
Irish Boat Firm BJ Marine Report €600k Sales From Southampton Boat Show
Marine Trade
#boatsales – Last week's Southampton Boat Show resulted in new boat sales totalling €600k for one Irish boating firm who say the four new craft sold – in an equal split between sail and power boats –  will be coming home…

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