Super Yacht Posts

The posts in this section are about the super yacht industry.

Only a few weeks since MY Glaze's Voyager award for its cruise of Northwest Australia, another Kimberleys yacht has been cited at the top of Boat International magazine's list of the 21 best charter yachts in remote destinations. Built in 1965, the 42m vessel Anda originally worked the much colder waters of the North Sea as a buoy tender for the Norwegian coastguard. Re-modele ...

Ships operating in high latitudes are likely to benefit from the new Iridium Next satellite network and Cobham Satcom's new Sailor 4300 unveiled at last week's Nor-shipping show.

If you've visited a maritime trade show in the last year or so, you may have noticed something unusual among the familiar crop of white, mushroom-topped satellite antennas on some of the tech stands. You might have spotted a strange, new, minimal form. In fact you may not have seen the low profile shape at all had it not been surrounded by excited sales people, be-dazzled cus ...

49m yacht and Acutec customer Glaze has won the prestigious Boat International Voyager Award for a trip around Australia's rugged and remote Kimberley coast last year. Competition was strong with Glaze beating off two other nominees for the most inspiring super yacht cruise itinerary of 2016. The top award was one of several presented at a glittering ceremony at Palazzo Vecchi ...

It's exciting to be officially opening our new base in WA this week. We love Fremantle with its nautical heritage and ideal location, putting us that bit closer to our customers and suppliers in the West. As well as offshore, WA is bustling with activity in the cruise, government and commercial maritime sectors. If you are in town, please drop in and meet the team! ...

The world's fastest Aluminium yacht and the world's most decorated football player put in an appearance together at the Singapore Yacht show today. The event was captured by our Dominic Bond. Giggsy is tricky to spot on the helipad of the 77m long, Western Australia-built yacht Silver Fast. I'm sure Manchester United fans won't have any trouble picking him out though. ...

What does a ship comms technician do in their spare time? Go and look at ship comms technology obviously. Mark took this excellent 360 on USS Midway after his visit to a yacht in Mexico last week. ...

This was stormy the scene over the back of the tender for our technician as he went ashore from a yacht anchored off Ao Po Grand Marina, Phuket, Thailand this week. The visit to complete a PM on dual TVRO and dual VSAT systems. ...

Congratulations to our customer Beau Geste and all the team, for their 5th place finish yesterday in the Sydney Hobart! https://www.facebook.com/BeauGesteRacing/ ...

Welcome to the opening ceremony of the Thailand Yacht Show attended by the Deputy Prime Minister. — at AO PO GRAND MARINA ...

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