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This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.

Thames Clippers wins funding for sustainability and hybrid projects
Thames Clippers wins funding for sustainability and hybrid projects
Friday, 24 September 2021

London’s leading river bus operator, Uber Boat by Thames Clippers, has won Department for Transport (DfT) funding to support three projects to research and develop green river transport for the future, with an eye on hybrid engines, intelli...

Rolls-Royce and Overmarine continue cooperation with mtu technologies
Rolls-Royce and Overmarine continue cooperation with mtu technologies
Friday, 24 September 2021

Rolls-Royce and Overmarine have agreed to a new framework contract, which will run from 2022 to 2024 with the delivery of more than 60 mtu Series 2000 engines. The contract also includes the option for hybrid solution and an integrated ...

Superyacht unveils glass-bottomed ‘fly over’ pool
Superyacht unveils glass-bottomed ‘fly over’ pool
Friday, 24 September 2021

Tankoa Yachts has unveiled its new concept superyacht, Apache, designed by Alberto Mancini.

New owners for Cowes-based Kevin Mole Outboards
New owners for Cowes-based Kevin Mole Outboards
Friday, 24 September 2021

Kevin Mole Outboards (KMO), which deals in the sale, installation, routine service, and parts supply of outboard engines, has been sold to new owners.

Australia’s Marinas22 conference calls for papers
Australia’s Marinas22 conference calls for papers
Friday, 24 September 2021

The Marina Industry Association (MIA), which represents the interests of marinas, boatyards and industry suppliers in Australia and the wider Asia-Pacific region, is making a further call for papers for its Marinas22 International Conference &...

VIDEO: cargo ship’s head-on collision near miss
VIDEO: cargo ship’s head-on collision near miss
Thursday, 23 September 2021

Two cargo ships almost collided on the Huangpu river, Shanghai, with the near-miss caught on camera at the scene.

Shell to launch Singapore’s first fully electric ferry service
Shell to launch Singapore’s first fully electric ferry service
Thursday, 23 September 2021

Shell has placed an order for at least three fully electric ferries which, when operational, will be the first fully electric ferry service in Singapore, and a first for Shell globally.

The Ocean Race has first Italian-backed entry in over 20 years
The Ocean Race has first Italian-backed entry in over 20 years
Thursday, 23 September 2021

The Italia Sailing Team has been granted government support for The Ocean Race, making it the first Italian-backed entry in more than 20 years.

Southampton International Boat Show 2021 Celebrates a Successful Event
Southampton International Boat Show 2021 Celebrates a Successful Event
Thursday, 23 September 2021

Southampton International Boat Show drew to a close on 19 September with organisers, exhibitors, sponsors and visitors all hailing the show as one of the best yet.

‘Google Maps for boats’ offers new passage planning tech
‘Google Maps for boats’ offers new passage planning tech
Thursday, 23 September 2021

Marine technology company savvy navvy has released a new departure scheduling feature on its app, which enables boaters to see at a glance the best time to depart based on route, wind and tidal conditions. 

RYA Joining Points enjoy double commission in October
RYA Joining Points enjoy double commission in October
Thursday, 23 September 2021

Throughout October, clubs, training centres and marine organisations signed up to the RYA Joining Point programme will enjoy double commission for every new RYA member they introduce. 

Improved marina access on the River Shannon
Improved marina access on the River Shannon
Thursday, 23 September 2021

Leitrim County Council has recently improved shoreside access to its Carrick on Shannon public marina, replacing its existing fixed boardwalk with a new 340m long by 2.4m wide floating walkway.

Boardwalk upgrade improves marina access on the River Shannon
Boardwalk upgrade improves marina access on the River Shannon
Thursday, 23 September 2021

Leitrim County Council has recently improved shoreside access to its Carrick on Shannon public marina, replacing its existing fixed boardwalk with a new 340m long by 2.4m wide floating walkway.

RYA Joining Points enjoy double commission in October
RYA Joining Points enjoy double commission in October
Thursday, 23 September 2021

Throughout October, clubs, training centres and marine organisations signed up to the RYA Joining Point programme will enjoy double commission for every new RYA member they introduce. 

Fairline Yachts unveils re-imagined Squadron 68
Fairline Yachts unveils re-imagined Squadron 68
Thursday, 23 September 2021

Fairline Yachts, announces details of its new Squadron 68, set to launch in November 2021 and to be displayed for the first time at Boot Dusseldorf in January 2022.

Dromeas Yachts grows senior management  team
Dromeas Yachts grows senior management team
Thursday, 23 September 2021

High-tech semi-custom powerboat builder, Dromeas Yachts, has appointed Troy Penfold as production director.

VIDEO: Runaway boat circles dangerously close to shore
VIDEO: Runaway boat circles dangerously close to shore
Wednesday, 22 September 2021

A marine unit RIB chased down a runaway boat in St Petersburg, Florida, last week after the boat’s helmsman was thrown overboard.

E1 Series partners with Navico and unveils electric RaceBird
E1 Series partners with Navico and unveils electric RaceBird
Wednesday, 22 September 2021

Navico has announced a partnership with the E1 Series, the world’s first electric powerboating championship, and will integrate Simrad electronics and C-MAP chart technology in the championship’s RaceBird hydrofoil boats.

California coast turns into shipping ‘car park’ as ports still full
California coast turns into shipping ‘car park’ as ports still full
Wednesday, 22 September 2021

The southern California coastline resembles a container freight car park with a record number of ships being forced to drift off the coast as berth spaces continue to be full and ports are unable to welcome and offload them.

Brunswick buys electrical wire harnessing supplier
Brunswick buys electrical wire harnessing supplier
Wednesday, 22 September 2021

Brunswick Corporation has acquired SemahTronix, a global supplier of electrical wiring harnesses for advanced products in the marine, mobile, and defence industries.

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