Inmarsat unveils plans for new comms network Orchestra

Inmarsat unveils plans for new comms network Orchestra

Inmarsat has unveiled plans for its new communications network Orchestra. The network will bring together existing geosynchronous (GEO) satellites with low earth orbit satellites (LEO) and terrestrial 5G into one integrated solution, in the largest ever transformation of its Inmarsat’s

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A new ‘hydrogeneration’ of yacht

A new ‘hydrogeneration’ of yacht

“We do not just want to use the latest technology on the yachts we build – we want to advance the status quo. And, in order to change things, you have to be active. That is why we have teamed

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Insolvent Nobiskrug to be purchased by FSG

Insolvent Nobiskrug to be purchased by FSG

Nobiskrug, the German shipyard which filed for insolvency three months ago, is being taken over by Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG), which is part of global investment holding company Tennor Group. The contract, agreed on Friday (July 16th), means FSG will be

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TowPro’s real-time tender tracking

TowPro’s real-time tender tracking

TowPro, the latest product from TSM Systems, provides real-time tender tracking from the bridge to prevent superyachts from losing their tow. The technology has been developed in response to a growing market for superyacht tenders which has seen the vessels

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Navier’s America’s Cup inspired debut design

Navier’s America’s Cup inspired debut design

Silicon Valley startup, Navier recruited Oracle Team USA’s principal design engineer for the 35th America’s Cup, Paul Bieker, as lead naval architect for its debut model, Navier 27. Navier is led by two Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) engineers with

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Flagship: ‘What a time to be in business’

Flagship: ‘What a time to be in business’

The survival of the most adaptable is the reality facing businesses right now in every industry, as economies begin to adapt to life post-Covid. Superyachting, whilst usually more sheltered than other sectors in times of crisis, when faced with a

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Invictus to debut two models at Cannes

Invictus to debut two models at Cannes

Cannes Yachting Festival 2021 will see the debut of two new Invictus Yacht models, the SX200 and TT460. The Italian yard is planning to exhibit seven hulls at the show planned for September 7th-12th in Cannes, southern France. The new

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Marine Max increases financial capacity

Marine Max increases financial capacity

MarineMax has increased the amount, and extended the term, of its credit facility. The facility now provides America’s largest boat retailer with $500m of borrowing capacity, further increasing its liquidity and financial flexibility. The enhanced credit facility has a three-year

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Sustainable yachting: Data is key

Sustainable yachting: Data is key

“To be able to change something, you first have to be able to measure it,”  Mark Bamford, director, Credit Suisse told Superyacht Investor’s (SYI) Town Hall. “The ability to measure the carbon dioxide impact of a vessel is being brought to the superyacht

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Silent 60 to debut at Cannes

Silent 60 to debut at Cannes

Silent Yachts’ new SILENT 60 solar electric catamaran is due to debut its first public appearance at the upcoming Cannes Yachting Festival 2021. The yard is planning to organise sea trials during the show as well if they’re permitted. The

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