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British Marine Trades Association

Marine companies honoured at British Marine Trades Association Awards dinner

11 Jan 2018

The British Marine Trades Association Awards Dinner took place on Wednesday 10 January. Find out which companies collected one of the prestigious awards on offer on the night.

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Inland boating to make an impressive return to London Boat Show 2018

06 Dec 2017

Inland boating is set to make an impressive return to the London Boat Show 2018 and British Marine provides more information on these exciting plans.

Canal & River Trust

CRT launches online mooring policy review

10 Nov 2017

The Canal & River Trust is reviewing its online moorings policy and this may have an impact on British Marine member businesses. Find out more about the plans and how members can get involved with British Marine's work on this review.

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British Marine Trades Association Awards Nominations 2018

23 Oct 2017

Nominations are now invited for the all the coveted awards up for grabs at the British Marine Trades Association Awards 2018. To find out more and how to nominate, read on.

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British Marine Trades Association Awards Dinner 2018

12 Oct 2017

The British Marine Trades Association Awards Dinner is returning to London in 2018, back by popular demand. Taking place at The Pearson Room, Canary Wharf on Wednesday 10 January, the dinner will play host to some much coveted awards from two British Marine associations. Read on for your chance to nominate a potential recipient.

British Marine News for your sector

Representation & Promotion

Where we've been and Who we've seen - 22 February

22 Feb 2018

General News

In this regular feature, British Marine provides an update on just some of the meetings from the past week that it undertakes as part of its role to represent and support its membership. This week's update includes the new Women in Maritime Taskforce, Hire Boat Code Working Group and the Intermediate Marina Managers course.


Latest IMO pollution and prevention report

22 Feb 2018

British Marine provides an update on the recent IMO Pollution Prevention and Response Sub-Committee meeting, which included topics of interest for the UK's superyacht industry. Find out more here.

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Mission to Miami

22 Feb 2018

Find out what went down in the USA, when British Marine and the Department for International Trade delivered a UK trade mission to the Miami International Boat Show.


Keeping your boat safe

22 Feb 2018

Member news

British Marine member, Datatag, provides a useful update on British Marine's official security and registration scheme - COMPASS. Find out more here.

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British Marine Roadshows - book your place now

22 Feb 2018

Book your place at one of the British Marine Roadshow events taking place in March and April across the UK and receive a reminder on British Marine services, get some great advice on GDPR and network with your fellow members. Click here for more information.

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Call for evidence - US visa issues

21 Feb 2018

British Marine is asking members which have experienced difficulties in obtaining B1 & B2 entry visas for the USA to get in touch. Find out why here.


ICOMIA Half Year Trend Report published

21 Feb 2018

ICOMIA has published its half year trend report. Find out which national marine markets are included and how British Marine members can download their free copy.

European Commission

Great investment opportunity at #BlueInvest 2018

21 Feb 2018

#BlueInvest 2018 is a European Commission project to connect marine companies with public and private investors. Find out more information about this exciting opportunity here.

Commercial Marine

Small commercial marine research project takes an important next step

21 Feb 2018

British Marine launches the next important stage in its investigation into the small commercial marine industry. Find out more here, including how to access the short survey which is vital to the project's success.

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Castle Semple Centre in Scotland helps sailors shine at RYA Sailability Awards

21 Feb 2018

Member news

British Marine member, Clyde Muirshiel's Castle Semple Centre, had cause for celebration at the National RYA Sailability Awards. Find out why.