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Posted: 18th March 2017 | Written by: John Cook
France has now brought its social security laws in line with the mandatory requirements of MLC 2006 with Decree no 2017-307 which comes into force on 1 July 2017. Together with a major law firm, Lesia Group has studied the Decree to provide clarification on the implications of this new legislation for yacht owners and yacht crew.
Posted: 12th April 2017 | Written by: Securewest International
The High Risk Area (HRA) of the Red Sea, Gulf of Aden and the Somalia Coastline has been relatively benign for a number of years but a recent spike in piracy activity raises fresh concerns for the security of vessels transiting this region. Securewest International Maritime Intelligence Team has observed the surge of incidents since 1 February 2017 and present their conclusions and recommendations.
So you’ve planned your trip and you know which ports you’re going to visit. Now you need to book a berth for your yacht, find local services or suppliers, and get the low down on the best restaurants and local attractions. Instead of trawling through books and websites trying to find the local information you need, we have a better solution. We’ve taken the sweat out of it and done the work for you. Introducing our port and marina directory.
At the top of the page, you’ll see two drop down menus: one to select the country you plan to visit and another (optional drop down) to select the city. If you have more knowledge of the local area, you can also refine your search by entering keywords or a port name.
Once you’ve narrowed things down, click ‘Search’ and we’ll come straight back to you with a list of all the ports and marinas located in the area you’ve specified.
If you want to know more about a particular port or marina, simply click the orange ‘Enter port’ button and you will be directed to that port’s full listing, where you’ll find detailed information including:
- Full address
- Contact telephone number
- Emergency telephone numbers
- The port’s own website
- VHF channel(s)
- Maximum length, draft and beam
- Latitude and longitude coordinates
- Port plan
- Google map
For each port or marina, you will also find detailed information on the following:
- Port services (berth rates and bookings, facilities, bunkering, port regulations,
- Berths for sale
- Shoreside – a local directory of businesses in and around the port
- Local reviews and promotions
- Useful maritime and leisure apps
Using our port and marina directory couldn’t be easier, it’s a great resource and we hope it helps to make your upcoming trip run smoothly.