The term ‘millennial’ causes much consternation among those involved with crew recruitment, management and development. Who exactly are we referring to when we talk about millennials? Onboard they are probably the majority of your crew and, in some cases, all of it. So if you’re struggling to understand what makes this new Generation Y tick, it’s probably time to find out.
The cries of broken hearts echoed around Malta in March of 2017 as the widely adored Azure Window tumbled into the sea. Fast forward a year and as diver after diver dons their wetsuit to catch a glimpse at this fallen formation, the nature of tourism at this particular location has changed drastically – but how has the rest of Malta fared?
Fraser CEO Raphael Sauleau was elected president of the Large Yacht Brokers Association (LYBRA) on Thursday 12th July 2018 in Monaco. Elections are held every three years, and the new board is composed of the following members: President – Raphael Sauleau, CEO of Fraser; Vice President – Stefanos Macrymichalos, CEO of IYC; Treasurer – Jonathan Beckett, CEO of Burgess and Secretary – Eric Blair.
The UK has some of the tightest financial regulations in the world, but the offshore environment still lacks the same level of client protection. Many superyacht crew have fallen prey to bad financial advice, so Johanna O'Brien of Beacon Global Wealth Management highlights five important points to consider when choosing a financial adviser.
Crew members on a German flagged Greenpeace vessel have been leading protests against a waterborne nuclear power plant – dubbed a potential ‘floating Chernobyl’ – which was towed to the Russian Arctic from the port of St Petersburg in April this year.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The location of this expanding superyacht marina in the middle of the Costa Brava is unbeatable, making it popular with water sports and snorkelling enthusiasts and ideal for cruises to the Balearic Islands, Barcelona and the South of France.
Porto Montenegro offers a full homeport solution amidst spectacular cruising grounds. The prestigious marina has all the amenities one could need shoreside, with deep-water berths accommodating superyachts of up to 250m. An exceptional 50m corner berth is on sale now.
Anzio is the ancient port of Rome with a distinguished pedigree of summer residents counting Emperors among their number. Nowadays, the relaxed atmosphere and lengths of golden beaches make Marina di Capo d'Anzio a coveted stop, at the heart of Italy.
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.
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.
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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