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Princess Yachts announces Chris Gates has stepped down

13 Jun 2019

Member news

Having enjoyed 30 successful years at the helm, British Marine member, Princess Yachts, has announced that Chris Gates is stepping down as Managing Director. Chris, who will transition to a role as Special Adviser to the Executive Chairman, helped the company on its voyage to becoming a key marine manufacturer with global recognition as a luxury brand.

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R&D tax relief advice from Smith & Williamson

13 Jun 2019

Member news

Research & Development (R&D) tax relief applies to more business processes and design work in the marine industry than many companies are claiming for.

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British Marine spotlights World Oceans Day

06 Jun 2019

General News

To mark World Oceans Day, Lesley Robinson, CEO of British Marine, discusses how the environment will form a key part of the Association's new National Agenda. Lesley commented: “British Marine are delighted to be celebrating World Oceans Day 2019 this Saturday (8 June). Protecting and conserving our oceans is high on the national agenda, and very much on ours too. We understand and value our responsibility, and that of our members, to safeguard the environment, which is why the environment is such a key area of focus in our new ‘National Agenda’.

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Don't miss out: One week left to enter the Maritime UK Awards 2019

06 Jun 2019

General News

The Maritime UK Awards will be the first truly national maritime awards in the UK, organised by industry, for the benefit of industry. They are open to companies from across the breadth of the maritime sector, including shipping, ports, services, engineering and leisure marine industries; celebrating a thriving sector, worth £37.4bn to the UK economy.

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The Green Blue celebrates Boating Wildlife Awareness Week 2019

06 Jun 2019

General News

To mark The Green Blue’s Boating Wildlife Awareness Week 2019, along with World Oceans Day, The Green Blue is reminding marine businesses how to encourage boat participants to get the best experience out of their wildlife encounters by acting responsibly and cautiously to minimise the risk of disturbance while keeping participants and their boats safe.

Dean & Reddyhoff and Quay Marinas announces merger

Dean Reddyhoff and Quay Marinas announces merger

06 Jun 2019

Member news

British Marine members Dean & Reddyhoff and Quay Marinas have announced that they have signed contracts to merge their businesses. The deal is expected to complete in the next three months and the combined business will operate the second largest number of coastal marinas with the widest network around the coast of the UK.

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Ramtech Electronics Limited take on the Three Peaks Challenge

06 Jun 2019

General News

British Marine member, Ramtech Electronics Limited seeks support to raise money for charity by conquering the Three Peaks Challenge.

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British Marine publishes the new apprentice record of achievement for marina and boatyard operatives

06 Jun 2019

General News

British Marine has created an apprentice record of achievement for the marina and boatyard apprenticeship standard to help training providers deliver it and for apprentices to use.

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ICOMIA releases the latest LOGOS quarterly report

06 Jun 2019

General News

The LOGOS quarterly update is a comprehensive review of the discussions, reviews and decisions that have been carried out by the European Commission in the past three months.

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MCA releases second consultation on implementation of the review of Domestic Passenger Vessels “Grandfather Rights”

06 Jun 2019

General News

This second consultation on the review of “Grandfather Rights” seeks your views on the proposals as revised since the first consultation. These requirements are intended to be applied retrospectively to the Domestic Passenger Fleet.

 

 

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