• Port Tarraco Marina Certified as Authorised Economic Operator

    Posted: 19th February 2018 | Written by: Port Tarraco

    Marina Port Tarraco has been certified as an Authorised Economic Operator to bring great advantages to our clients. Port Tarraco is the main port of entry for Barcelona, located only 48 nautical miles to the south in Tarragona. The marina disposes of customs, immigration and maritime authority representation. The AEO is an internationally recognised symbol of quality that certifies that a company’s role is more secure and that its controls and procedures comply with European Union customs regulations.
  • Palumbo Shipyards Extend Towards The Black Sea

    Posted: 19th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    Palumbo Shipyards extends their network towards the Black Sea in order to provide top quality, complete services at competitive prices. With the opening of the new site in Costanza, Romania, the aim is to optimise and improve specific services for the engineering and offshore sector.
  • Introducing Big Data Europe from e3 Systems

    Posted: 15th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    Big Data Europe from e3 delivers 4G data like never before. It's the cheapest data afloat with rates as low as €2.5/GB; the more you use, the less you pay; with no limits on usage. Especially created to meet the ever-changing needs of guests, crew and everyone onboard, it comes with no monthly commitments, no need for inconvenient upgrades and downgrades and just one single card for Europe-wide coverage.
  • Doyle Sails Expands into Palma with Chris Sherlock at Helm

    Posted: 14th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    Chris Sherlock has been announced as the new co-owner and managing director of Doyle Sails Palma extending the global and local business development platform for Doyle Sails International. Chris Sherlock, world renowned superyacht Captain and Skipper of the many famous Leopard campaigns, has invested into the co-ownership of the Doyle Palma business together with Doyle Sails International.
  • 'Master Your Communication Skills' YPY Event

    Posted: 14th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    At this exclusive YPY event in Monaco, personal development coach Elena Velema will teach you how to reduce stress, feel confident, influence people and much more!
  • BWA Opens New Office in La Ciotat

    Posted: 13th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    Worldwide marine services agency BWA Yachting is pleased to announce a major expansion, as it opens a new office in La Ciotat, located inside La Ciotat Shipyards, one of the world's largest super-yacht refit shipyard with a unique range of services and worldwide connections.
  • Painting Waves for the Environment

    Posted: 12th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    In 2014, artist Rikki Tolenaere committed to 'Making 100 Waves' to highlight the importance of protecting marine ecosystems. Over the past three years, Rikki has painted over 80 waves and a percentage of the sale of each painting has been donated to Asociación Ondine, a marine conservation organisation based in Palma de Mallorca.
  • Nautech Appoints New Senior Project Manager

    Posted: 9th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    Nautech Group Shipyard is pleased to announce that Michael Germain will be joining the group in the position of Senior Project Manager. The appointment strengthens the dedicated and experienced team of project managers at Nautech Group Shipyard, who work closely with captains and owners to deliver refits on time and within budget.
  • Dynamiq has Quality Partner in Magma Marbles

    Posted: 8th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    Dynamiq aims to bring to the 30-50m yacht sector the same contractors and fine materials used on the largest megayachts. In Magma Srl, Dynamiq has found a marble supplier able to source rare stone of the highest quality and hone it with craftsmanship.
  • St Maarten Prepares to Welcome International Fleet

    Posted: 8th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    The St. Maarten Heineken Regatta (March 1-4) has been a Caribbean favourite for almost four decades. Already, 75 yachts representing 22 countries have registered to race in this year's 38th edition, which will be the first major event in St. Maarten since Hurricane Irma passed through in September.
  • St Maarten Prepares to Welcome International Fleet

    Posted: 8th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    The St. Maarten Heineken Regatta (March 1-4) has been a Caribbean favourite for almost four decades. Already, 75 yachts representing 22 countries have registered to race in this year's 38th edition, which will be the first major event in St. Maarten since Hurricane Irma passed through in September.
  • Panerai Transat Classique 2019 is in Production

    Posted: 2nd February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    The fourth Panerai Transat Classique yacht race will be held in early January 2019 between Marina Lanzarote and Christophe Harbour, St Kitts. A dozen sailboats, from 11 to 49 m, are already pre-registered, including two exceptional three-masted schooners. Twenty yachts, who have all been part of the beautiful history of sailing and ocean racing for more than 100 years, are expected in the Panerai Transat Classique 2019.
  • 'Sail the Andamans' Month Long Yachting Carnival

    Posted: 30th January 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    The Andaman Islands Yacht Carnival will run from February 20 to March 21 and to make participation easier “The Indian Embassies in Thailand and Malaysia have agreed to issue visas to participants of ‘Sail the Andamans’ who are non-residents of these respective countries,” reports R. Rathnam of Andaman Holidays and Asia Pacific Superyachts Andaman Islands.
  • Ammonite is the NZ Millennium Cup Champion 2018

    Posted: 26th January 2018 | Written by: Isla McKechnie

    The 2018 NZ Millennium Cup has come to a close and Ammonite has taken the series, with former 2016 and 2017 champion Tawera, hot on her heels. 'There’s no better place in the world to sail,' declared the first time contender's owner, Marcus Blackmore, at the prizegiving ceremony that concluded events in the Bay of Islands.
  • NZ Millennium Cup Day 2: Series Standing Shake-up

    Posted: 25th January 2018 | Written by: Isla McKechnie

    The third and fourth races of the 2018 NZ Millennium Cup saw tough competition with the addition of a series standing shake up. At the morning's briefing, former America’s Cup principle race officer, Harold Bennet, presented entries with three course options, ensuring the fierce racing of the day before could be continued with both short and long options depending on the breeze.
  • Superyacht Cup Palma 2018 is off to a Flying Start

    Posted: 25th January 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    The New Zealand Millennium Cup, which concludes tomorrow, marks the start of the superyacht racing season, not to mention the beginning of the countdown to The Superyacht Cup Palma, one of the most hotly anticipated events on the superyacht sailing calendar.
  • NZ Millennium Cup: S/Y Ammonite Shows Her Stripes

    Posted: 24th January 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    S/Y Ammonite has shown her stripes on the opening Orams Marine Race Day of the New Zealand Millennium Cup. Over two close races the first time entry made it clear she's here to win, with crew pulling off slick manoeuvres to see her hold onto her lead over Silvertip.
  • Millennium Cup Underway in Bay of Islands

    Posted: 24th January 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    New Zealand Millennium Cup 2018, the world's most southerly superyacht regatta, is underway, marked by a welcome function hosting owners, crew and sponsors of the event staged in New Zealand’s Bay of Islands.
  • Tight Race to the Finish at Phuket ASR Cup

    Posted: 22nd January 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    S/Y Aphrodite was awarded the ASR cup for the second year in a row, after exhilarating racing that saw S/Y Intrigue, S/Y La Numero Uno and S/Y Aphrodite neck and neck over the two days of the Asia Superyacht Rendezvous held at the Sala Phuket Resort, Thailand.
  • Inaugural Gustavia Yacht Club - Christophe Harbour Cup Race Announced

    Posted: 19th January 2018 | Written by: Onboardonline

    Taking place 25-27 February 2018, the Gustavia Yacht Club - Christophe Harbour Cup Race is a three-day pursuit race that will cover the 90 nautical miles on a return circuit between St Kitts and St Barths. Open to sailing yachts 50-ft and over, interested yacht owners are invited to register by 30th of January 2018.
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  • Port Tarraco Marina Certified as Authorised Economic Operator

    Posted: 19th February 2018 | Written by: Port Tarraco

    Marina Port Tarraco has been certified as an Authorised Economic Operator to bring great advantages to our clients. Port Tarraco is the main port of entry for Barcelona, located only 48 nautical miles to the south in Tarragona. The marina disposes of customs, immigration and maritime authority representation. The AEO is an internationally recognised symbol of quality that certifies that a company’s role is more secure and that its controls and procedures comply with European Union customs regulations.
  • Palumbo Shipyards Extend Towards The Black Sea

    Posted: 19th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    Palumbo Shipyards extends their network towards the Black Sea in order to provide top quality, complete services at competitive prices. With the opening of the new site in Costanza, Romania, the aim is to optimise and improve specific services for the engineering and offshore sector.
  • Introducing Big Data Europe from e3 Systems

    Posted: 15th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    Big Data Europe from e3 delivers 4G data like never before. It's the cheapest data afloat with rates as low as €2.5/GB; the more you use, the less you pay; with no limits on usage. Especially created to meet the ever-changing needs of guests, crew and everyone onboard, it comes with no monthly commitments, no need for inconvenient upgrades and downgrades and just one single card for Europe-wide coverage.
  • Doyle Sails Expands into Palma with Chris Sherlock at Helm

    Posted: 14th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    Chris Sherlock has been announced as the new co-owner and managing director of Doyle Sails Palma extending the global and local business development platform for Doyle Sails International. Chris Sherlock, world renowned superyacht Captain and Skipper of the many famous Leopard campaigns, has invested into the co-ownership of the Doyle Palma business together with Doyle Sails International.
  • 'Master Your Communication Skills' YPY Event

    Posted: 14th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    At this exclusive YPY event in Monaco, personal development coach Elena Velema will teach you how to reduce stress, feel confident, influence people and much more!
  • BWA Opens New Office in La Ciotat

    Posted: 13th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    Worldwide marine services agency BWA Yachting is pleased to announce a major expansion, as it opens a new office in La Ciotat, located inside La Ciotat Shipyards, one of the world's largest super-yacht refit shipyard with a unique range of services and worldwide connections.
  • Nautech Appoints New Senior Project Manager

    Posted: 9th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    Nautech Group Shipyard is pleased to announce that Michael Germain will be joining the group in the position of Senior Project Manager. The appointment strengthens the dedicated and experienced team of project managers at Nautech Group Shipyard, who work closely with captains and owners to deliver refits on time and within budget.
  • Dynamiq has Quality Partner in Magma Marbles

    Posted: 8th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    Dynamiq aims to bring to the 30-50m yacht sector the same contractors and fine materials used on the largest megayachts. In Magma Srl, Dynamiq has found a marble supplier able to source rare stone of the highest quality and hone it with craftsmanship.
  • V360 Marine to Host Immersive VR Event in Monaco

    Posted: 5th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    V360 Marine has confirmed that after the success of the company's virtual reality showcase in Palma de Mallorca in January, they will be hosting a second yachting industry event in Monaco on Thursday 15th February 2018. The Monaco event will display their latest projects for superyacht brokerage, charter, new-build and re-fit with live demonstrations of their technology as well as the V360 Marine team of experts on hand to answer any questions.
  • Oculus Technologies appoints Joris Saat as Director of Projects

    Posted: 1st February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    Oculus Technologies has named Joris Saat as their Director of Projects. This key appointment and new position marks the company’s continued commitment to investing in growth. It reflects their dedication to further strengthening their team with exceptional candidates as they expand their product range in the superyacht, cruise and aviation market sectors.
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  • PETER Diving System: Made in Mallorca

    Posted: 5th January 2018 | Written by: Onboardonline

    PETER Diving System is the ultimate luxury water toy, ideal for charter guests who would like to dive but do not hold the required licences. This multi-user device is lightweight, compact and perfect for families who wish to dive together with their young children.
  • Boxfish 360: The Ultimate 360/VR Underwater Camera

    Posted: 20th October 2017 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    What could be better than your charter guests being able to re-live their underwater experiences in a realistic way? Creating memories is the most important part of any trip and whether private or chartered every yacht owner and crew wants their guests to step off the boat with memories to cherish and share.
  • NAUTIQ: Yacht & Crew Information at Your Fingertips

    Posted: 5th September 2017 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    During the forthcoming Monaco Yacht Show Oculus Technologies will launch its brand-new product solution NAUTIQ, a smart communication tool for yachts taking service and safety to the next level, while making tasks easier and more time efficient for crew. The NAUTIQ box uses your phone as a portal, so wherever you go on your journey you'll remain connected to the yacht's environment!
  • Oculus Technologies to Launch YachtEye 3.0 at MYS

    Posted: 23rd August 2017 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    As we approach the 2017 Monaco Yacht Show, Oculus Technologies celebrates seven years of innovation and creation. The company began as a small two-man operation with its first infotainment project on one superyacht and now has installations on over 60 vessels in multiple sectors, a new office and three new products on the way!
  • New Digital e-Pilot for Superyacht Crew

    Posted: 29th July 2017 | Written by: David Store Navigational Management

    e-Pilot by David Store Navigational Management is a new website designed specifically for superyacht crew, allowing you to create personalised cruising guides, annotate and make notes online, doing away with the need for bulky books on the bridge.
  • Navionics Cartography for Third Party Mobile Apps

    Posted: 19th July 2017 | Written by: Emma Maule

    Navionics, the leader in content and location-based services for the recreational boating and outdoor markets, has released a software development kit (SDK) which enables iOS app developers to integrate their charts within third party mobile apps.
  • Radical Innovation of Sweden - Radinn's Wakejet

    Posted: 15th April 2017 | Written by: Karin Berner

    The Wakejet offers a new way to experience water sports, without the need of wind, waves or a boat. Wakejet means power without sound and speed without emissions and no need for oil change or maintenance.
  • The Hottest Yacht Toys on the Water this Summer

    Posted: 23rd March 2017 | Written by: Josh Richardson

    The Med season is just around the corner and, if you're busy reviewing your inventory of water toys, here are some hints from Josh Richardson at Superyacht Tenders and Toys on some of the hot favourites for this summer.
  • America's Cup Inspires Crewsaver’s ErgoFit 50N EX Lifejacket

    Posted: 13th March 2017 | Written by: Karin P. Berner

    With the America’s Cup fast approaching, high performance sailing is on everybody’s mind. In a new era of high tech sailing comes demand for personal safety equipment which led Crewsaver to develop their ErgoFit 50N EX, a revolution in buoyancy aid design.
  • Kymeta Poised to Disrupt the Satellite Communications Industry

    Posted: 9th March 2017 | Written by: Lindsay Sloan

    Kymeta, known for its revolutionary flat, electronically steered satellite antenna and is set to disrupt the satellite industry with two important announcements this week: The commercial availability of the Kymeta mTenna u7 satellite antenna and KyWay terminal, and a partnership with Intelsat to offer KĀLO™ Connectivity providing flexible connectivity for fixed and mobile applications in gigabyte packages.
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  • Mission Ocean: Plastic Pollution Workshops in Tenerife

    Posted: 6th February 2018 | Written by: Laura Beard

    The Mission Ocean team are on a world tour in their 42 foot catamaran with the sole aim of discovering more about the seas that sustain us. During a week-long stay in the Canary Islands there was no rest for Mission Ocean. A packed schedule of school visits meant that school children up and down the island learnt more about plastic pollution and were able to share what they have witnessed living beside the Atlantic.
  • Mission Ocean: Marine Life in Mallorca

    Posted: 2nd January 2018 | Written by: Laura Beard

    The Mission Ocean team have completed their first scientific expedition in the north of Mallorca, in partnership with Asociación Ondine. The objective was to gather data on the flora and fauna between Formentor and Soller which will be presented to the authorities in a detailed report with the aim of creating new designated Marine Protected Areas. Mission Ocean and Asociación Ondine also work to educate young people about protecting the oceans.
  • You Need Health Problems Overseas Like a Hole in The Head

    Posted: 29th November 2017 | Written by: Simon Dixon

    Since the 15th century, ships have had a duty of care towards their crew in the case that they fall ill, but in the past, surgery was more often hazardous than life-saving. Nowadays, what are the provisions for crew in this demanding and at times risky industry?
  • Why Use a Specialist Supplier when Purchasing for New Builds?

    Posted: 19th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    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 operations, and the ability to speak the same language as the captains they work with. Founder of SYTT, Josh Richardson, shares a view.
  • Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta 2018

    Posted: 16th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    Only two months remain before the 31st Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta. Running from 18 - 24 April this year, the regatta is a special event in the yachting calendar where serious sailing, laid back socialising and Caribbean camaraderie are the name of the game. Above all, however, the Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta is set apart by its appreciation of the power and style of classic yacht design.
  • What's Different about Dubai? DIBS 2018

    Posted: 15th February 2018 | Written by: Elizabeth Dann

    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.
  • Painting Waves for the Environment

    Posted: 12th February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    In 2014, artist Rikki Tolenaere committed to 'Making 100 Waves' to highlight the importance of protecting marine ecosystems. Over the past three years, Rikki has painted over 80 waves and a percentage of the sale of each painting has been donated to Asociación Ondine, a marine conservation organisation based in Palma de Mallorca.
  • NYC Eastern Caribbean Relief Fund Delivers 1st Round of Relief

    Posted: 1st February 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    The NYC Eastern Caribbean Relief Fund Inc. has announced the first round of recipients to receive funds valuing $125,000, which have been donated throughout the past 5 months. The Fund was created and funded by Island Global Yachting Ltd. and its parent company, Island Capital Group LLC in September of 2017 after Hurricanes Irma and Maria devastated parts of the Caribbean.
  • Change in Greek Law Affecting Charter Vessels

    Posted: 18th January 2018 | Written by: OnboardOnline

    The Greek government recently passed a new law which prohibits yachts not in possession of a Greek commercial licence from commencing and ending charters in Greek waters. The change is expected to affect the demand and supply of charter yachts in Greece this summer.
  • Miami Yacht Show & Miami International Boat Show

    Posted: 17th January 2018 | Written by: Elizabeth Dann

    February sees Miami overtaken by all things nautical as water taxis shuttle visitors between exhibition areas and even more superyachts than usual are reflected in the skyscrapers along Miami beach. Miami Yacht Show and Miami International Boat Show run simultaneously from 15 -19 February, infusing the quays with the buzz of boating and networking.
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