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  • Sir Robin still has what it takes

    ROUTE DU RHUM: British adventurer and Clipper Race founder, Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, has finished third place in French solo Transatlantic race, the Route du Rhum. 24 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • Canal industry and CRT talk sinkings

    INLAND WATERWAYS: After a number of full or partial sinkings of narrowboats in locks, the canal industry met with the Canal & River Trust (CRT) to establish a correct procedure for such occurrences, writes Harry Arnold. 24 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • METS 2014 sets new records

    METS 2014: This year’s METS reinforced its claim to be the world leading leisure marine B2B trade show by breaking all sorts of records. 24 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • Walcon set to end 2014 on a high

    ORDERS: Walcon Marine is seeing a rise in demand for both refurbished and new build contracts, reporting a strong order book for winter 2014. 24 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • CWM FX signs as LBS title sponsor

    LBS: With CWM FX agreeing a title sponsorship, the 2015 London Boat Show will become known as the CWM FX London Boat Show. 21 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • Supacat acquires BUKH Diesel UK

    ACQUISITION: Supacat Group has acquired BUKH Diesel UK and has signed a new distribution agreement with the Danish branch to offer a “comprehensive customer support service”. 20 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • Marine investors get into the zone

    Ireland’s Clare County Council says the zoning of more than 345 hectares of land along the Shannon Estuary will anyone looking at large-scale marine development “greater investor confidence”. 19 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • 3Si Group acquires Typhoon International

    ACQUISITION: Safety and Survival Systems International Ltd (3Si) has acquired Typhoon International, the world’s largest manufacturer of drysuits. 19 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • Jefa Steering wins DAME 2014

    METS: Bill Dixon, chairman of the jury, presented the DAME Award 2014 at the commencement of METS this morning to the Steering Traveller from Jefa Steering ApS of Denmark. 18 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • Skysol Mini launched

    METS: Oceanair’s Skysol Mini pleated blind has been designed specifically for portlights with cost and quality in mind. 18 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • Digital Yacht unveils new products at METS

    METS LAUNCH: Digital Yacht is launching five new products at METS 2014, taking place in Amsterdam this week. 18 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • Halyard heats up METS 2014

    PRODUCT LAUNCH: Halyard is launching a new thermal insulation product at METS 2014, taking place this week, designed for OEMs to help prevent heat loss on their marine exhaust systems. 17 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • Carla Demaria sets the tone for METS 2014

    METS 2014: Tomorrow - Tuesday - will see the opening of METS 2014 at the Amsterdam RAI, with this year’s keynote presentation being given by Carla Demaria. 17 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • Sherborne Wharf Birmingham site move

    INLAND WATERWAYS: Renovation work has started on the Fiddle & Bone Pub and adjacent Roundhouse site in Ladywood, on the main line of the BCN in central Birmingham, writes Harry Arnold. 17 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • New chief financial officer for Sunseeker

    APPOINTMENT: Hughes Jacquin has been appointed as chief financial officer at Sunseeker International. 14 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • ISS seminar speakers streamed live

    ISS: The 13th International Sailing Summit (ISS), taking place at METS 2014 next week, will, for the first time, stream live seminars. 14 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • CRT stoppage open days

    INLAND WATERWAYS: Following the success of last winter’s open days the Canal & River Trust (CRT) has begun a series of 16 events as part of its current five month, £45 million maintenance programme, writes Harry Arnold. 14 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • ISCC 2014 offers over 25 industry experts

    ISCC: Seize the opportunity to learn about, and influence, the superyacht coating processes industry. 13 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • IWA publishes Winding Hole specification

    INLAND WATERWAYS: Part of its current Winding Hole campaign, The Inland Waterways Association (IWA) has issued a recommended specification for locations where boats can turn on the inland waterways, writes Harry Arnold. 13 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • Where there’s a will there’s a way

    Research has shown that 60% of people don’t have a will and 47% of Britons admitted they have no idea how assets are distributed after death, says Paula Myers. But you need to control how your estate will be handled… 13 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • Love at first sight

    Boat loans are an essential element in the overall health of our industry. 13 Nov 2014 - Boating Business

  • Clipper Marine expands LBS presence

    LBS: Clipper Marine is set to exhibit at the 2015 London Boat Show (LBS) with a dedicated combined sail and power boat stand for the first time, ensuring a bigger and better presence. 12 Nov 2014 - Boating Business