Association News

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Success for British boatbuilders at the IBI METSTRADE Boat Builder Awards 2017

16 Nov 2017

Find out which British Marine members tasted success at the 3rd edition of the IBI-METSTRADE Boat Builder Awards 2017, picking up four of the nine awards on offer.


SYUK Technical Seminar 2018 - now taking bookings

10 Nov 2017

The SYUK Technical Seminar returns to the London Boat Show in 2018. Find out more and details on how to book your tickets to this must-attend event.

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New HSPV Voluntary Code ensures balance between passenger safety and fun

21 Feb 2019

Press release

This week sees the launch of the new and improved High Speed Passenger Vessel (HSPV) Voluntary Code of Practice. It delivers an updated and simple guide to best practice of high-speed charters, passenger sightseeing and adventure trips.

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Get behind National Apprenticeship Week 2019

21 Feb 2019

National Apprenticeship Week takes place between 4 to 8 March 2019, find out how you can get involved.

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Now available: marine operator biosecurity toolkits

21 Feb 2019

The toolkits contain a variety of biosecurity resources to support the marine leisure industry in raising awareness of INNS and developing biosecurity site management plans.

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Tickets on sale for highly anticipated British Marine Expo

21 Feb 2019

Taking place on 26-27 March 2019 at the impressive St. Mary’s Stadium in Southampton, the Expo brings together some of British Marine’s most popular events with fantastic opportunities to learn, network and sell. Secure your place today.


Sign up: HMRC launches VAT webinars

21 Feb 2019

Ahead of the changes due from April 2019, HMRC will be delivering ‘Making tax digital for VAT’ webinars to provide advice for VAT-registered businesses.


ICOMIA releases its report from the IMO's 6th session of the subcommittee on SDC

21 Feb 2019

The report covers the IMO’s 6th session of the sub-committee on Ship Design and Construction held between Monday 4 – Friday 8 February. The items in the report are particularly relevant to the leisure and superyacht industries.

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Simon Owen to join Boating Communications Ltd

21 Feb 2019

Member news

Former Time Inc. UK Divisional Managing Director, Simon Owen, has been appointed Publishing Director of Boating Communications Ltd. which is the publisher of IBI magazine, the IBI website and the IBI Daily Newsletter.

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Office space to let at Marine House

21 Feb 2019

General News

British Marine has office space to let at its Marine House premises in Egham, Surrey.

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British Marine Expo 2019 tickets on sale this Monday

14 Feb 2019

British Marine Expo is the flagship trade event for the Association and is a 'must attend' for Britain’s marine professionals from across the sector.

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Export opportunity: Demand for marine leisure equipment in Brazil

14 Feb 2019

General News

A leading luxury yachts shipyard based in São Paulo is seeking UK suppliers of marine leisure equipment. Find out how you can get involved here.