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MedAire launches new London Assistance Centre for yachts

26 September 2023, London, MedAire has today announced the expansion of its dedicated yachting medical and security assistance service to Chiswick, London More

IDEA Data Solutions GmbH

IDEA forms strategic partnership with YACHTNEEDS

IDEA partners with YACHTNEEDS to strengthen its yacht management capabilities More

Lateral Naval Architects

Daroca Design and Lateral Naval Architects present 83m Mirage

Daroca Design and Lateral Naval Architects have joined forces to create a yacht concept known as Mirage More

Gym Marine

Gym Marine publishes statistics on market share

As Gym Marine Yachts Interiors approaches its 10th year of trading, it has reviewed its industry position and impressive project portfolio More

Gym Marine

Designing for success - creating the perfect superyacht spa

Gym Marine Yachts Interiors has recently expanded its service offering to incorporate spa design services, with the launch of its sister company Coral Spa Consultants. This will be managed by Kayleigh Westgarth, who has worked as spa manager on superyachts up to 136m and overseen spa set-ups on various new-build projects, and has a wealth of experience designing functional and holistic spas to meet the growing expectations of superyacht clients. Over her 12 years working in the superyacht... More

Gym Marine

The trials and tribulations of supply contractors

To be working with the industry’s leading shipyards is a desire of many service providers across the superyacht sector, but how can supply contractors ensure a shipyard is as delighted to be working with them? We spoke to Gym Marine about what it takes to be a welcome sight at the shipyard door. The role of an owner’s supply contractor is very different to the role of an in-yard team, and each shipyard will have their own standards, guidelines, and expectations for supply contractors opera... More

Yacht Intelligence

Working with the best!

Yacht Intelligence is the chosen audio-visual supplier for many superyacht shipyards around the world More

Gym Marine

Gym Marine is delighted to announce the launch of Coral Spa Consultants

Coral Spa Consultants, part of the Gym Marine Group, will be managed by Kayleigh Westgarth and will allow the Group to expand its service offering and provide clients with spa design and specification services alongside Gym Marine’s successful gym design and equipment supply business. Initial offerings from Coral Spa Consultants include a spa starter pack, which will allow any yacht with the necessary space and skill amongst its crew to offer massage and spa treatments to guests, withou... More


Yotspot hits top spot in yacht jobs

A rapidly expanding business that links workers with superyacht jobs has registered its 100,000th crew member. More


Navigating the high risk of yachting accidents

As more people purchase yachts, more crew are required to work on charters and for private owners. It's natural to wonder if the accident rate is increasing. More


Pinmar Yacht Supply opens boutique chandlery in Marina Port Vell Barcelona

Pinmar Yacht Supply announces the opening of a new boutique chandlery and office space inside Marina Port Vell, Barcelona More


Sustainability In The Superyacht Industry

Sustainability in the superyacht industry extends beyond hardware and materials. Industry professionals and seafarers alike are taking an active interest in living and maintaining sustainable lifestyles aboard super yachts. Sustainable living is the new buzzword in the world of yachting, and for good reason. With the increasing concern over climate change and the need to reduce our carbon footprint, industry professionals and seafarers alike are growing ever aware of their impact on planet ea... More


Pinmar launches new strategy for the US superyacht market

Pinmar, the global leader in superyacht painting and coatings, has announced its new strategy to streamline operations in the USA, in response to an increasing number of yachts being bought and maintained in the US. Pinmar will consolidate its senior management and fixed workforce at Safe Harbor Savannah Yacht Center (SHSYC) in Georgia, which offers state-of-the-art facilities and will become a full-service hub for yachts over 55 metres. Drawing on its 40-year experience and s... More


The health of crew onboard superyachts: what does the data show us?

3rd March 2023, London UK - MedAire has just released data, providing insights into its global telemedical response service during 2022. Used by over 50% of the world’s largest superyachts, more than 7,000 yacht crew have access to the MedAire service. This allows them to receive emergency and routine medical advice assistance, from wherever they are in the world. Month on month, cases trended in volume, similarly to the previous year, with the exception of the busy Mediterranean yac... More


Battling The Cyber Security Threat At Sea

It’s no secret that staying safe while navigating the seas can be a perilous endeavor. But what is the yachting industry doing to battle cyber security for yachts? As with any online activities, there are measures that yacht owners and crew must take to ensure their data is secure and their vessels remain protected. Let’s take a look at some of these steps and explore how they help protect yacht owners and crew members alike. It is essential that yacht owners and crew take measures to protect... More


MedAire launches Enhanced Health Partner: its highest level of support

January 19 - London, UK - MedAire has today announced a new membership add-on that provides superyachts with medical rooms, complex medical equipment and onboard medical professionals with an increased level of support. The service provides strategic, clinical governance and helps superyachts to achieve best practice medical management within their operations. This comes at a time where shoreside medical care is seeing a strain on resources around the world, with increased waiting t... More

Tax Marine Spain

Owning a Yacht and its Financial Responsibilities

Owning a superyacht can be an exclusive and rewarding experience, but it also comes with financial responsibilities, including taxes More


Pinmar introduces electrostatic paint application to the US superyacht market

Pinmar, the leading superyacht refinishing company, has recently refinished two large superyachts in the USA using their highly successful electrostatic topcoat application method. This is a significant milestone as Pinmar is the first company to bring this technology into the US superyacht market. The company has been performing electrostatic topcoat applications for many years across Europe, bringing the many quality, environmental and working condition benefits to refit projects and th... More

ARPECA SPA elects new president

Mario Del Pistoia will take over from Paolo Ferretti, who recently passed away and is mourned by Viareggio’s entire nautical district More

Gym Marine

Gym Marine Yachts & Interiors establishes new Corporation in Fort Lauderdale, US

We are delighted to announce the official launch of Gym Marine Yachts and Interiors in Fort Lauderdale, USA, our third international entity. The full Gym Marine Yachts and Interiors range of equipment, and our world leading gym design service, is now available throughout all 50 states of the USA and Canada, both on land and at sea. We have expanded our custom manufacturing facility to enable local production for the US market, with our exclusive and customised pieces to be made in Hickory,... More

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