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lesley robinsonDisrupted times offer great opportunity, provided you are prepared and bold enough to drive the agenda. This is why we have embraced an ambitious and exciting vision – a thriving industry delivering amazing on water experiences for everyone. It summarises our realistic ambition for British Marine’s members out to 2025 and beyond.

To drive that vision into reality, British Marine has created its first National Agenda. It is an achievable and measurable plan that has been carefully crafted by our executive team in close collaboration
with elected member representatives.

We promise that:

  • The National Agenda is an assertive plan that is being implemented now and against which we will regularly measure, report and update.
  • British Marine’s deep skills and resources will be directed towards areas of most impact for members.
  • Members will be placed front and centre of all British Marine activities with service that is personalised to needs, easily accessible and always available.
  • Quality will pervade everything we do, to provide the best membership experiences and influence the raising of standards across the whole industry.

Summarising, our Mission is to deliver outstanding services, representation and products to promote the sustainable success of our members.

This National Agenda is a clear declaration of British Marine’s determination to play a significant and measurable role in supporting you, our members. I commend it to you as our pole star for a bright
future and look forward to your input and engagement in coming months.

Lesley Robinson

CEO, British Marine

Download our full National Agenda here

 

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23rd edition of the Ship Captain’s Medical Guide has now been published

12 Dec 2019

General News

The Ship Captain’s Medical Guide (SCMG) is intended primarily for use on vessels where there is no medical professional, such as a doctor on board. It provides assistance and direction for crew members when it becomes necessary for them to assess and treat trauma and medical illness.

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Remembering George Hulley

12 Dec 2019

British Marine was saddened to learn of the recent death of ex-British Marine President and retired Board Member, George Hulley, last week.

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Registration open for eagerly awaited British Marine Spring Expo 2020

11 Dec 2019

Registration for 2020’s British Marine Spring Expo is now open, including a host of free and paid for events. Delegates can secure their place online at britishmarine.co.uk/bmexpo.

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ICOMIA releases the latest LOGOS quarterly reports

05 Dec 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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The motorsports industry invites the marine industry to Autosport International

05 Dec 2019

General News

As part of its ongoing partnership with the Motorsports Industry Association (MIA) and following on from our two earlier successful events held at Thruxton Motorsports Centre and Southampton International Boatshow, powered by Borrow A Boat, British Marine is excited to offer its members the third event in this year’s collaboration. The exclusive opportunity to showcase your company, its capabilities and meet with hundreds of leading executives spanning the international motorsports industry, media and Government organisations at the acclaimed Autosport International 2020.

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Superyacht Tenders and Toys celebrates being ranked in the Top 100 of the Sunday Times Virgin Atlantic Fast Track 100

05 Dec 2019

Member news

British Marine member, Superyacht Tenders and Toys (SYTT), is celebrating being ranked 95th in the 23rd annual Sunday Times Virgin Atlantic Fast Track 100.

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100 years of great British boatbuilding

05 Dec 2019

Member news

2020 marks a mammoth year for UK yacht manufacturer and British Marine member, Windboats, with the celebration of 100 years of building world-class sailing and motoryachts. This milestone, reached by only a handful of marine businesses is a cause for celebration of the company’s history, its global success and its exciting future.

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New list of language requirements for the owner’s manual of RCD vessels

05 Dec 2019

General News


The EU Commission has released a list of the language requirements for the owner’s manual of Recreational Craft Directive (RCD) vessels which are exported to the EU.

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ICOMIA releases its Small Craft Standards bi-annual Bulletin

05 Dec 2019

General News

The ICOMIA Small Craft Standards Bulletin is a comprehensive bi-annual review of the changes, discussions and publications of small craft standards that have taken place in 2019.

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British Marine publish Technical Report 124

05 Dec 2019

General News

The Technical Report 124 contains updates on all regulatory changes over the last quarter. In this edition, there is a new Industry Code of Best Practise for water supply in marinas and boatyards, a raft of updated Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) documents for commercial vessel operations and an update of the transition of the new non-road mobile machinery (NRMM) regulation for inland passenger vessels.