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Irish marine firm is confident of strong enquiries after the first four days of Southampton Boat Show 2016
Marine Trade
The 48th Southampton Boat Show kicked off to a fantastic first four days over the weekend with strong sales results being reported and Irish boat firms are among the winners in boat brokerage business. An impressive 23 brands made their…
New launch (from left to right) Jean- François Lair, Beneteau, Gianguido Girotti, Beneteau, and Dame Ellen MacArthur christen the new Beneteau Sense 57 at Southampton Boat Show
Boat Sales
The new Beneteau Sense 57, which makes its UK debut at the 2016 Southampton Boat Show, was christened by Dame Ellen MacArthur, on the opening day of the show, Friday 16th September 2016. Ancasta, the UK’s largest Beneteau Sail dealer, is presenting the Sense 57…
Michelle Keegan launches this week's Southampton Boat Show
Marine Trade
British Marine Industry leaders are calling for the sector to be core part of the UK Government’s Industrial Strategy. The announcement comes as Southampton Boat Show is underway and attracting significant numbers for the annual industry south coast celebration. The majority…
Michelle Keegan at the Southampton Boat Show
Marine Trade
The Southampton Boat Show kicked off this weekend with special guests, Michelle Keegan and the British Sailing Team in attendance. Running until Sunday 25 September, the Show will showcase the very best that the international boating world has to offer.…
This year the CH Marine Autumn Series will commence on Sunday, October 2nd
Royal Cork YC
The CH Marine Autumn Series at Royal Cork Yacht Club is rapidly approaching writes Kieran O'Connell. A highlight of the Cork Harbour sailing season the event attracts large numbers of sailors from a wide variety of clubs from around Ireland.…
Toppers racing off Kinsale in County Cork
Topper
Kinsale Yacht Club hosted the Munster Topper Championships for the first time this weekend. A fleet of 47 boats took to the water on Saturday morning. A strong easterly breeze and heavy seas provided challenging conditions for the sailors and…
British Marine Unveils Unique Research into Britain’s Boating Community
Marine Trade
British Marine has today (3 August 2016) released important new research exploring the profile, behaviour and purchasing dynamics of UK boating enthusiasts and boat owners. It covers recreational boating and watersports from both private owned and hire/charter across inland and…
Southampton Boat Show, Britain's biggest boating festival
Marine Trade
The Southampton Boat Show 2016 (16-25 September) is set to showcase a variety of exciting new attractions, brands, boats and product debuts at this year’s Show. It will also herald the first Show for new British Marine Boat Shows’ Chairman,…
Upffront.com are promoting lighter, faster, safer sailing through the use of new technology i.e. composite materials, strops and soft connectors
Marine Trade
The speed and simplicity of purchasing online and dramatic improvements in the efficiency of the logistics industry are changing traditional purchasing practices. One such company at the forefront fo this change is Upffront.com, a comprehensive online purchasing platform for performance…
New British Marine President David Pougher
Marine Trade
UK Marine industry figure David Pougher takes over the well respected role of British Marine President from Fiona Pankhurst who has held the position since 2014. During her time as President, Fiona led the organisation forward and was instrumental in…
CH Marine's Life Jacket Awareness Week Includes RNLI Safe Check
Marine Trade
Starting this Saturday is CH Marine's Life Jacket Awareness Week. The Cork yacht shop has got special offers, competitions and helpful information all about life jackets & safety equipment. The week kicks off with a visit by the RNLI Lifejacket…
A range of power and sailcraft displayed by MGM Boats at Dun Laoghaire marina yesterday
Marine Trade
Dun Laoghaire Marina, MGM Boats and Frank Keane BMW celebrated the start of the 2016 boating season at the weekend, showcasing a range of 'the finest' boats and cars available in Dublin. A number of both new and used craft…
Torqeedo's Cruise 10.0R, is equivalent to a 20HP combustion engine
Marine Trade
Torqeedo, market leader in the fast growing electric outboard motor industry, will debut its innovative new electric motor at this year’s Seawork International exhibition in Southampton in June. In Ireland, the engine is available through Union Chandlery. The new generation,…
Western Marine showrooms at Bulloch Harbour on Dublin Bay. The marine chandlery firm is relocating after 48 years
Marine Trade
Western Marine of Dalkey in County Dublin celebrates fifty years in business in 2016 and marked its last day at its waterfront showrooms earlier this month. The landmark Dublin Bay premises has been sold and the long established Irish marine firm is…
A range of apprenticeships are available through British Marine
Marine Trade
British Marine launches its exciting new campaign today to help raise the profile of the varied and rewarding career opportunities within the marine industry. Designed to increase the number of young adults choosing careers within the sector, particularly amongst those…
Best Marine Charity (L-R) Christine Law Tall Ships Youth Trust and Fiona Pankhurst British Marine
Marine Trade
Last week six outstanding British Marine members and two inspirational individuals were recognised for excellence within the industry, winning the categories they were finalists for at the prestigious British Marine Awards 2016. Now in its third year, with the largest…

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