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  • Software updates for racing sailors

    Raymarine is another company that has launched its latest free update, this time to its LightHouse II operating system for its multifunction displays (MFDs). 30 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • Lowrance software updates

    Electronic chart provider Jeppesen has released its C-MAP MAX-N+ 2015 cartography, designed to deliver improved navigation for cruising boats and enhanced fishing content for users of Lowrance Gen2, Gen2 Touch, and Gen3 Multi-Functional Displays (MFD). 30 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • New app turns smartphones to comms device

    When heading out to sea, it’s always wise to have sufficient safety and navigation equipment on board in case of an emergency, writes Katina Read. 30 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • Boat owners are urged to ‘get creative’

    With the end of the 2015 yachting season rapidly approaching, boat tracking and internet connectivity company YB Tracking is aiming to give owners something to do through the dark winter months. 30 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • Latest new products are launched

    Icom’s latest product launch is its IC-M25 buoyant marine VHF radio that not only floats but also flashes if it is dropped in the water. 30 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • Glider Yachts chooses JL Audio

    JL Audio UK has been chosen by Glider Yachts to be its exclusive audio partner for its new SS18 Sports Yacht. 30 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • Judge: no infringement from Garmin

    With the marine electronics industry being fiercely competitive, it’s no great surprise that occasionally disputes arise over patents, writes Katina Read. 30 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • Aggressive role-out from Digital Yacht

    Since Digital Yacht was established as a stand alone entity five years ago, it has carried out an aggressive new product roll out, with the range now standing at more than 60 products, writes Katina Read. 30 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • Growing gigs

    SOUTH WEST: National Maritime Museum Cornwall, Help for Heroes and others have joined forces to develop a boatbuilding project to attract people to gig rowing, writes Katina Read. 30 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • Gul on the move

    SOUTH WEST: Wetsuit manufacturer, Gul Watersports Limited, has moved to new headquarters in Cornwall, writes Katina Read. 30 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • MarineNav provides flexible solutions

    Eurotask is the EMEA distributors for MarineNav’s range of marine PCs and monitors. 29 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • Navionics embraces wireless technology

    Navionics has expanded the functionality of its Plotter Sync, which allows users to update a chart and upload sonar logs direct from their boat. 29 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • Bainbridge increases its range

    Bainbridge has added to its electronics range with communications antennas and accessories from Pacific Aerials and marine audio visual equipment from Aquatic AV. 29 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • Low cost modules from Axon Components

    While there is still some call for all singing and dancing products, increasingly there is a move towards standardised ‘off the shelf’ rather than bespoke custom made. 29 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • Battery balancer saves money

    The service life of an expensive battery bank can be substantially shortened if there is charge imbalance so to prevent this, Victron Energy has a new battery balancer available from Barden. 29 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • Actisense continues to see growth

    Actisense saw growth across its whole product range in 2014, particularly in sales of its NGW-1 NMEA 0183 to NMEA 2000 Gateway products. 29 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • Good and bad news for TV watchers

    The demand for high quality television could not be greater in today’s marketplace, particularly since the birth of HD television and the explosion of channels. 29 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • AIS transponders are fitted as standard

    The AIS market has evolved at a rapid pace over the last few years with units fitted as standard alongside VHF and chart plotters. 29 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • SBS ticketing initiative

    BOAT SHOW: British Marine Boat Shows and Boats.co.uk have joined forces to trail a new ticketing initiative at the Southampton Boat Show 2015. 29 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • Pendennis; sales and profits dip

    PROFITS LOSS: Following Pendennis Shipyard’s £23m overhaul of its Falmouth base, the company says its sales and profits have taken a dip. 28 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • Boats.co.uk Poole teams with Sea Ventures

    PARTNERSHIP: Boats.co.uk is expanding its product offering after forming a collaborative partnership with Jeanneau sailboat distributor, Sea Ventures. 28 Aug 2015 - Boating Business

  • The Future of Yacht Recycling

    A yachting industry forum addressing the considerable challenges and opportunities presented by what has become known as 'End-of-Life Boats', will be held on Monday 16th November at the RAI Conference Centre in Amsterdam. 27 Aug 2015 - Boating Business