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The Engineering Watchkeeper

The exact role of the engineering watchkeeper varies from vessel to vessel. A vessel's size, number of crew and weather are important factors, as are the expectations of the Chief Engineer or Captain. It can therefore be difficult to define a standard operating procedure (SOP) for a watch keeping engineer, but the fundamentals remain consistent to ensure safe passage and the well-being of everyone onboard.

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Tenders & Toys

Why Use a Specialist Supplier when Purchasing for New Builds?

2017 was quite the year for Superyacht Tenders & Toys who outfitted a number of high profile yachts and went on to win the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade. But more than luck, their success is built on a deep understanding of the practicalities onboard, from garage design to oper...

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Yacht Insurance for Dummies

The only item anybody buys in the hope they are throwing their money away is insurance, regardless of the asset or the risk. In the case of a large yacht, it’s natural to assume that the owner's insurance would cover all eventualities, but what does this mean for the yacht's crew? It's worth knowing...

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Sri Lanka...the Next Sailing Destination in Asia?

While Sri Lanka boasts the richly biodiverse Indian Ocean on every side, with famed views and whale watching, the country was not considered a worthy stop for yachts due to the lack of a fully-fledged marina. However, continuing efforts are underway to make “Sri Lanka the next sailing destination in...

Yachting Events

What's Different about Dubai? DIBS 2018

Since its inception in 2008, Dubai International Boat Show has not stopped evolving, just as the landscape and skyline around it has been transformed. Taking place from 27 February to 3 March 2018, the ambitious show has a new location this year at Dubai Canal in Jumeirah.

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    Superyacht Tenders & Toys

    Superyacht Tenders and Toys provides invaluable advice and assistance regarding choice, specification, options, build and integration. We provide the best value and packages in the industry offering a one stop-shop for all your tender and toy needs.


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    Sarnia Yachts

    Sarnia Yachts provides a complete range of services surrounding the acquisition, ownership and operation of luxury yachts. With ever-changing regulations, being up to date is essential to protect the yacht and its owner.


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    Riviera Wine

    Riviera Wine is the premier wine supplier for yachts, with Master of Wine, Louise Sydbeck at the helm and a network of contacts ready to leap into action to deliver the wines you need when you need them, along with personalised, expert advice.


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    Securewest International

    Securewest understands the requirements of the yachting sector, including security assessments, ISPS compliance, crew training needs and transit security services. We also provide tracking services 24/7 through our Maritime Assistance Centre.


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    Luxury Hospitality Academy

    LHM provides Luxury Hospitality Training and Leadership and Management training onboard your yacht or onsite at our fabulous facility, the Waterland Estate in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.


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    DYT Yacht Transport

    DYT is trusted in the industry as the only transport company offering a fixed schedule for yachts that need to be in a particular place at a particular time, for an event or charter pick-up. Custom carriers use the safe and convenient float-on/float-off method to make the Atlantic crossing a breeze.


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    WYCC Insurance

    Wherever you are in the world and whatever your nationality, fiscal residence and vessel’s flag, WYCC can provide comprehensive crew benefits. They now offer the first private policy alternative to ENIM for foreign crew working in France.


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    Moore Stephens

    Moore Stephens Crew Benefits (MSCB) is dedicated to helping seafarers find straightforward solutions for their long-term financial future, including medical, sickness and pension plans, and financial advice covering all areas. Personal service with a global perspective.


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    When it comes to yacht charters, rental of luxury chase boats or a support vessel for the mothership, the multi-lingual team at 212 Yachts, based in Cannes, provides an excellent and reliable service with integrity.


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    Navis Yacht Charter

    Navis Yacht Charter was founded in 1998 by a group of captains and maritime engineers with a wealth of experience - an ISO Certified and MYBA member company offering yacht charter services worldwide.


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    e3 Systems

    With successful sea trials of the Kymeta™ flat panel antennas and terminals successfully completed and a comprehensive suite of new technology and apps to showcase, get connected with e3Systems at the Antigua Charter Yacht Show this week!


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    BWA Yachting

    BWA: The yachting services provider with global presence and a local touch, helping owners with the increasing demands of managing modern superyachts. We provide captains, crew and managers with fully integrated global packages.


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    Dominion Marine

    Dominion is the industry leader in superyacht ownership and management with over 30 years experience and £1bn + assets under management. The company has expertise in VAT, yacht registration, payroll and crew management.


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    Fine Yacht Provisions

    Chez Laurent / Fine Yacht Provisions provides the finest seafood to yachts, villas and private clients along the French Riviera. The exacting standards of the father and son team ensure that all produce is fresh, local and of the highest quality.


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    Phuket Yacht Haven Marina

    Full service marina for yachts up to 100 m LOA, located ten minutes from the international airport with immediate access to the serene, stunning coast of Phuket Island and the iconic islands of Phang Nga Bay.


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    One Island Park Miami

    The newest marina in Miami caters specifically to superyachts up to 800' (244m). Guests will have complete peace of mind in this secure facility conveniently located on the MacArthur Causeway, with unparalleled access to Miami's beaches and entertainment destinations.


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    Porto Montenegro

    Porto Montenegro offers marina guests a full homeport solution amidst one of the world’s most spectacular cruising grounds. The prestigious marina offers all the amenities one could need shoreside, with deep-water berths accommodating superyachts of up to 250m.


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    Marina di Cagliari

    Marina di Cagliari in the heart of the old town is a modern and well connected marina that accommodates superyachts up to 55m in length.


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    Silo Marina, Auckland

    Located on the south side of Auckland’s Waitemata harbour, adjacent to the larger Westhaven marina, Silo Marina is the premier home for superyachts in the South Pacific, a gateway to the Hauraki Gulf and an ideal base for Pacific itineraries.


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    Marina di Villasimius

    Villasimius marina is located in the Capo Carbonara Protected Marine Area amidst stretches of sandy beaches on Sardinia’s southeast coast. Welcoming yachts of up to 60m, the marina's harmonious relationship with the sea and its natural surroundings is unsurpassed.


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    Marina Taina - Tahiti

    Marina Taina for yachts up to 60 m, is your perfect base for exploring the natural paradise of Tahiti and the islands of French Polynesia.


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    Rivergate Marina & Shipyard - Brisbane

    The award-winning Rivergate Marina is a certified Clean Marina and Customs and Quarantine Port with 105 deep water marina berths accommodating vessels up to 80+ metres.


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    Christophe Harbour - St. Kitts

    A naturally protected harbour, elite superyacht services, and world-class amenities make Christophe Harbour the Eastern Caribbean's next premier yachting destination.


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    Falmouth Harbour - Antigua

    Falmouth Harbour, co-host of the Antigua Yacht Show (4- 10th December 2017), is a specialist superyacht marina that welcomes yachts of up to 100 m.


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    The Marina at Marigot Bay

    The Marina at Marigot Bay is the most exclusive yachting destination in the Caribbean. Able to berth yachts up to 85m/ 280ft on dock and 100m/ 320ft in the harbour.


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    Marina Santa Marta - Colombia

    Santa Marta is perfectly positioned for adventurous cruises through the Caribbean, to nearby islands of Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao, up and down the Colombian coast and to the Pacific via the Panama Canal. Thanks to the protective sierra, Santa Marta is safe from the hurricanes that often wreak havoc in the Carribean.


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    Nelson's Dockyard Marina - Antigua

    English Harbour offers one of the safest and most beautiful natural anchorages anywhere in the Caribbean. 200 years of Royal Navy heritage and stunning beaches make Nelson’s Dockyard an extraordinary and unique destination


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    Golfito Marina Village - Costa Rica

    Surrounded by pristine rainforest and nestled in the peaceful, protected harbour of Golfito Bay, Golfito Superyacht Marina offers an unparalleled luxury experience.


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    Hall of Fame Marina - Fort Lauderdale

    Hall of Fame Marina is a gateway to the pleasures of life on the beautiful south coast in Florida. Whether you're in the mood for a cruise, sailing or sport fishing, a dive among the reefs, or a night on the town, you'll find this the perfect place to begin.


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    Port Hercule, Monaco

    Port Hercule is a natural bay at the foot of the ancestral rock of the Principality of Monaco, and one of the few, if not the only deep-water marina of the French Riviera. Port Hercule is also host to the Monaco Yacht Show from 28 September to 1 October.


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    Bahia Mar Yachting Center, Ft Lauderdale

    Bahia Mar is the perennial host of Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS), 1-5 November 2017, where you can view some of the largest, most spectacular superyachts from around the world.


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    Port de La Napoule

    For lovers of the sea and nature, Mandelieu La Napoule has plenty to offer, being situated at the edge of the Mediterranean next to the city of Cannes, between the Esterel Massif and the woodlands of the Tanneron.


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    OneOcean Port Vell

    OneOcean Port Vell is a world-class home port for superyachts, located in the heart of Barcelona. One of few city-centre marinas in the world, visitors can enjoy all that Barcelona and Catalunya have to offer, with the Balearic islands just a short cruise away.


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    Rybovich

    Rybovich is an oasis where guests feel comfortable living and interacting with team members, colleagues and friends. And when it comes to yard time - ask any crewmember who has spent time there - they seem to have the formula just right!


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