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  • Rightboat.com acquired

    ACQUISITION: Rightboat.com, one of Europe's leading online boat broker portals and sales networks, has announced the acquisition of Rightboat Ltd by Oxygen Marine Ltd, a specialist, technology focused investment business. 27 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • New Echomax products at Seawork

    NEW PRODUCTS: Echomax is extending its reach by adding five new products to its range, all of which will be on show at this year’s Seawork International exhibition. 27 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • Parkstone Bay Yachts Joins BRIG network

    PARTNERSHIP: Parkstone Bay Yachts has joined RIB specialist BRIG UK’s expanding partnership network of yacht brokers and new boat sales companies that sell BRIG RIBs to the UK market. 27 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • New CRT management appointments

    INLAND WATERWAYS: Two new senior management appointments have been made by the Canal & River Trust (CRT), writes Harry Arnold. 27 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • Paralympic medallist for Poole Boat Show

    BOAT SHOW: Paralympic Gold Medallist, Helena Lucas MBE, is set to make a guest appearance Poole Harbour Commissioners first Poole Harbour Boat Show in May. 24 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • PSP supports Poole’s first boat show

    BOAT SHOW: PSP Logistics is throwing its support behind Poole Harbour Commissioner’s first boat show taking place in May, and is set to exhibit with the hope of boosting growth in the area. 23 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • FLIR announces Raymarine eS Series

    NEW PRODUCT: FLIR Systems Inc has unveiled the new Raymarine eS series of HybridTouch multifunction displays. 22 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • Premier buys £800,000 dredger

    INVESTMENT: Premier Marina has invested £800,000 in a dredger to help take greater control of dredging at Brighton. 21 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • Seawork 3Si MPY nominations open

    SEAWORK: Mercator Media, organiser of Seawork International, says the nomination process is now open for this year’s 3Si Maritime Professional of the Year Award (MPY). 20 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • Top award for Ocean Safety Ned

    TOP NED: Yesterday’s ‘Sunday Times Business Section’ had a report on top Ned Award winners. And the company name of Ocean Safety sprang into view. 20 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • Bowling Basin regeneration

    INLAND WATERWAYS: Bowling Basin, at the western end of Scotland’s Forth & Clyde Canal, will be further regenerated as tourism and leisure destination with a £780,000 grant, writes Harry Arnold. 20 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • Clipper Telemed+TM christening

    CHRISTENING: ClipperTelemed+™, a joint venture between Clipper Ventures and Praxes Medical Group, has christened the yacht that will showcase its maritime-focused services globally during the 40,000 mile-long Clipper Round the World Yacht Race. 20 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • Yanmar Marine moves to Europe

    APPOINTMENT: Yanmar Marine International is relocating its marine recreation engine business from Osaka to Almere in the Netherlands and has appointed Mrs Shiori Nagata as its first president. 17 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • Discovery: two new boats at Jersey show

    BOAT SHOW: British yacht builders, Discovery Yachts, is set to showcase two new bluewater cruising yachts at this year’s Barclays Jersey Boat Show. 16 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • Digital Yacht offers bathymetry

    DIGITAL BATHYMETRY: Digital Yacht has developed a new wireless interface designed to send real time bathymetry from any NMEA compatible depth system, fish-finder or sounder, to Navionic’s SonarCharts Live charting app. 16 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • Sunshine sailing for industry regatta

    JMST/CREWSAVER: Five Sunsail First 40s took to the water off Langstone Harbour yesterday to contest the John Merricks Sailing Trust Regatta, sponsored by Crewsaver. 16 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • Fiddle & Bone reopening

    INLAND WATERWAYS: One of Birmingham’s best-known canalside entertainment venues, the Fiddle & Bone pub, reopened to the public in March, writes Harry Arnold. 16 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • Allen Brothers reorganises

    REORGANISATION: Following the sad death of Allen Brothers’ managing director, Kim Allen in March, Liz Adams has taken over the role and has reallocated roles within the team. 16 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • First boats enter Southern/RAF Haven

    MILESTONE: A major milestone was reached over the Easter weekend as boats entered the redeveloped Royal Southern and RAF Yacht Club on the River Hamble for the first time. 15 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • Overseas waterway holiday bookings up

    INLAND WATERWAYS: Overseas bookings for 2015 canal holidays in the UK are up, according to a leading specialist boating holidays agency, writes Harry Arnold. 15 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • 100 days to UK ACWS races

    ACWS countdown: There are now just 100 days to go until The America's Cup World Series, which takes place in Portsmouth from Thursday 23 to Sunday 26 July 2015. 14 Apr 2015 - Boating Business

  • McMurdo grabs ‘Deadliest Catch’

    TV SAFETY: McMurdo is to supply a range of its emergency distress beacons and man overboard devices as the official safety partner of hit reality series ‘Deadliest Catch’. 14 Apr 2015 - Boating Business