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Superyacht Forum 2020: One Industry - One Forum - One Mission

Superyacht Forum 2020: One Industry - One Forum - One Mission

  • By The Superyacht Group
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  • 16-06-2020

Once again, The Superyacht Group will organise the Superyacht Forum in partnership with METSTRADE. From 16th – 18th November 2020 in Amsterdam. ...

Plastic Soup Foundation: Our mission

Plastic Soup Foundation: Our mission

  • By METSTRADE
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  • 03-05-2020

‘Foundations for Ocean Health’, a new regular online feature from METSTRADE.
Welcome to this series of blogs, in which we plan to feature s...

The boating industry in 2019, a review by ICOMIA

The boating industry in 2019, a review by ICOMIA

  • By ICOMIA
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  • 09-12-2019

Udo Kleinitz, Secretary General of ICOMIA, presented key highlights of the global marine leisure market in 2019 at METSTRADE 2019. Kleinitz dives into...

SuperYacht Times on the importance of superyacht data

SuperYacht Times on the importance of superyacht data

  • By SuperYacht Times
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  • 13-11-2019

The superyacht intelligence market is always interesting to follow, but it does require more professionalism and should not just be a tool to make mon...

Sustainability: a core component of METSTRADE

Sustainability: a core component of METSTRADE

  • By The Superyacht Group
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  • 22-10-2019

Sustainability is top of the agenda at METSTRADE, highlighting the industry’s burgeoning focus on this vital subject. 

In just over four wee...

Absolute on expansion trail as award-winning production methods bear fruit

Absolute on expansion trail as award-winning production methods bear fruit

  • By IBI News
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  • 20-09-2019

Italian builder registers 18% year-on-year growth and spotlights significance of its ISS manufacturing system that picked up a Boat Builder Award in 2...

Award-winning collaboration extends to new Custom Line 106

Award-winning collaboration extends to new Custom Line 106

  • By IBI News
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  • 04-09-2019

Last year Ferretti, along with Francesco Paszkowski Design Studio and Mecaer Aviation Group picked up the inaugural award for ’Collaborative Sol...

Training takes centre stage

Training takes centre stage

  • By IBI News
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  • 26-08-2019

NZ Marine Industry Association continues to be a beacon when it comes to training and apprenticeship programmes with a total of 460 apprentices curren...

Boat Builder Awards 2019: Foilers on the innovation radar

Boat Builder Awards 2019: Foilers on the innovation radar

  • By IBI News
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  • 14-08-2019

Last year it was a dynamic new deck layout by Galeon that picked up the Innovative On-Board Design Solution award sponsored by Fusion. As foilers ente...

An interview with 'Rising Star' Dan-Bloice Smith

An interview with 'Rising Star' Dan-Bloice Smith

  • By IBI News
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  • 17-07-2019

Williams Jet Tenders’ Design Engineering manager, Dan Bloice-Smith, was named the inaugural winner of the Rising Star award at last year’...

Making superyachts truly 'super'

Making superyachts truly 'super'

  • By METSTRADE
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  • 10-07-2019

When it comes to leisure purchases, superyachts take the cake. And in line with their size, the business around them and the thousands of families tha...

Yard Ownership: Succeeding in succession

Yard Ownership: Succeeding in succession

  • By SuperYacht Times
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  • 04-10-2018

Although many superyacht builders are owned by big corporations these days, some yards are still family-owned. In the Netherlands, this applies to a f...

Superyacht yards and building to order or on spec

Superyacht yards and building to order or on spec

  • By SuperYacht Times
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  • 27-08-2018

The superyacht industry may seem small in comparison to other industries, but there are a surprising number of shipyards around the world building the...

HISWA Symposium Golden Jubilee year

The International HISWA Symposium on Yacht Design and Yacht Construction has reached its Golden Jubilee year, a unique milestone for an event of this ...

World Sailing invites your input on sustainability

World Sailing invites your input on sustainability

  • By METSTRADE
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  • 11-01-2018

Here is a chance to have your say on a major international sustainability initiative that will impact our leisure boating community!   

Last ...

ICOMIA's latest Recreational Boating Industry Statistics

ICOMIA's latest Recreational Boating Industry Statistics

  • By ICOMIA
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  • 21-12-2017

"Boating’s traditional markets in America and Europe solidified their role as the industry’s best-selling regions in 2016"
As usual the Bo...

Dangerous ideas at TSF

Dangerous ideas at TSF

  • By The Superyacht Group
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  • 03-11-2017

Creativity and strategic advisor Alf Rehn speaks to Rachel Rowney from SuperyachtNews ahead of his presentation at The Superyacht Forum.

Alf Rehn has n...

ICOMIA World Marinas Conference 2016 - Oscar Siches

As speaker at the ICOMIA World Marina Conference 2016, Oscar Siches was contributing to the session ‘A comprehensive approach on environmental p...