Technical and Manufacturing
As the membership organisation for the leisure, superyacht and small commercial marine industry, we know how important it is to get the details right, first time.
That’s why our Technical team is on hand to support you. We can help you ensure that your business is being run in a safe and compliant manner. Our Technical team is on hand to answer any questions our members may have.
British Marine's Technical team is always busy dealing with the latest developments within the marine industry.
Current headline issues include:
23 Nov 2017
British Marine members have got two great opportunities to network with the composites and motorsport industries. Find out how and where.
23 Nov 2017
The latest ISO standard for scantlings determination of multihulls is open for industry comment. Find out more about this standard and how to submit your comments.
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.
08 Nov 2017
The EU is consulting on a new Code for small passenger ships. While this proposed Code is unlikely to impact on UK businesses given the UK's impending departure from the EU, it would welcome input from UK operators.
01 Nov 2017
An important message for all operators of domestic passenger ships. The Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) have released an update to Merchant Shipping Notice (MSN) 1869 - (M) Safety Management Code For Domestic Passenger Ships.
18 Oct 2017
The Marine Accident Investigation Branch (MAIB) has published updated guidance on the legal obligation to notify them of marine casualties and marine incidents. British Marine has provided the key requirements and who falls within scope, along with links to the full document, to enable members to know their responsibilities.
11 Oct 2017
British Marine provides important guidance on 'Major Craft Conversions' within the legislation of the new Recreational Craft Regulations 2017, for companies involved with the design, build, repair and sale of recreational craft within the EU.
27 Sep 2017
Crew safety legislation is changing. The Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) is consulting on new proposals and if your business has any involvement in the crewing, operation or management of yachts, you should read on and find out what's happening.
27 Sep 2017
The International Maritime Organisation is the global law maker for the marine and maritime industry. British Marine keeps a close eye on it and its legislation for the benefit of its members and the sector. Read on for an easy to digest review.
14 Sep 2017
British Marine is working on the development of two ISO standards, for seacocks and bilge pumps. We need your help to ensure these standards are fit for purpose, so that they better support you in meeting regulations' essential requirements.