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Introtweet winners

Introtweet triumphant at the Taunton Deane Business Awards

11 Jul 2019

Member news

British Marine members and training providers, Introtweet Ltd, is delighted to have recently been awarded 'Best Growth Business' at the Taunton Deane Business Awards, as well as being finalists in the 'Business of the Year' category.

apprenticeships

Apprenticeship Standard for Marine Surveyor now available

11 Jul 2019

As part of the apprenticeship reforms, the Apprenticeship Standard for Marine Surveyor is now fully approved and published. This level six apprenticeship teaches the apprentice how to inspect vessels, their structure, machinery, equipment and systems, to ensure compliance with established and known standards and regulations and rules for construction, stability, outfitting, equipping, safety and operation.

BMLTV Guide launch

British Marine London and Thames Valley launches new River Thames Guide

11 Jul 2019

British Marine regional association, British Marine London and Thames Valley (BMLTV) has launched an updated River Thames Guide Booklet for 2019. The guide is designed to help you make the most of your time on the water.

The Careers and Enterprise Company

Get involved with The Careers & Enterprise Company

11 Jul 2019

General News

British Marine members are invited to get involved with The Careers & Enterprise Company with a range of roles available to suit a variety of companies.

Scotland

Scottish Government proposes new Marine Protected Areas for Scotland

11 Jul 2019

Scottish Government has opened a consultation on four new Marine Protected Areas in Scotland. The areas proposed are North East Lewis, Sea of the Hebrides, Shiant East Bank and the Southern Trench.

Clean Maritime Plan

UK Government releases Clean Maritime Plan, setting maritime zero-emission travel strategy

11 Jul 2019

The UK Government has announced today (Thursday 11 July) that all new vessels for UK waters ordered from 2025 should be designed with zero-emission capable technologies, in ambitious plans set out by Maritime Minister, Nusrat Ghani, to cut pollution from the country’s maritime sector.

logo - mgp Manufacturing growth programme

Get a grant to improve your manufacturing process

11 Jul 2019

General News

Boatbuilders, marine engineers and marine equipment manufacturers are just some of the businesses who can benefit from newly available grants through the Manufacturing Growth Programme (MGP).

RSG guidelines

New RSG guidelines published

03 Jul 2019

Member news

The new RSG Guidelines, focused entirely on the new Recreational Craft Directive 2013/53/EU, are full of useful information and is an invaluable publication for interested parties.

Welsh Government

Positive news from the Welsh Tourism Barometer

03 Jul 2019

General News

The Welsh government has released their annual report on tourism in Wales and things are looking good!

 

 

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