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MCM comments on 39 metre Alloy launch

Friday, 26 October 2012

At 10h10 exactly, on the 18th of October 2012 Alloy Yachts slid the completed 39 metre motoryacht, AY44 into the Henderson Creek for its first journey to the Auckland Waterfront. AY44 is 39.16 metre long with a beam of 8.9 metre and a draft of 2.7 metre. She is designed by Rene Van Der Velden and an interior created by Redman Whiteley Dixon. Read More

MCM reports positive results from Monaco Yacht Show

Friday, 5 October 2012

MCM reports positive results from exhibiting at Monaco“The annual pilgrimage to the Monaco Yacht Show was a busy time for all of us from MCM, having had meetings not only with vendors, designers and industry insiders, but also very in-depth and interesting deliberations with prospective clients..". Read More

Crystal Yacht Management set up by experienced team

Friday, 28 September 2012

A new yacht-management set-up has started its activities in Genoa, Crystal Yacht Management is fully dedicated to technical management activities and ISM Code compliance. A long experience in Ship management of sophisticated vessels is now available to the superyacht industry taking advantage of the ideal location just a few meters away from Marina Porto Antico, Marina Genoa Airport and from all the facilities available to this industry in Genoa. Read More

MYS Preview Video: A visit to Dutch Maritime Partners

Monday, 10 September 2012

Recently Dutch yacht industry veterans Duncan Schaaf and Arne Feenstra of the Amsterdam based management company Dutch Maritime Partners (DMP) announced that they had been awarded the contract to manage the 62-metre superyacht Icon. SYT’s Maarten Janssen visited the company and spoke with the founders. Read More

Andrew Weir Yacht Management provide services to superyacht Ace

Friday, 10 August 2012

Andrew Weir Yacht Management was chosen to handle various services when the 87 metre Lurssen Ace arrived at Portland Harbour the other week. A call to the London offices of AWYM saw all hands on deck for the imminent arrival of Ace on the Dorset coast. AWYM had to make sure that all was in place for the hand over. Read More

Hill Robinson appoints new Director

Thursday, 2 August 2012

Hill Robinson has announced the appointment of Franc Jansen as Director of Hill Robinson, France based in Antibes as of 1 August 2012. Well known in the industry Franc brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Hill Robinson team. Franc’s back ground is in commercial shipping and he holds qualifications both as a navigation officer and as an engineer. Read More

New director of Yacht Management-Europe at IYC

Tuesday, 19 June 2012

IYC has appointed Fabien Roché as Director of Yacht Management-Europe, a newly created position based in IYC’s Monaco office. This is a critical step in IYC’s widening global presence and indicates the firm’s dedication to placing key personnel close to clients to meet the exacting demands of the global superyachting marketplace. Read More

Dominion Marine Technical Services team expands

Thursday, 10 May 2012

The team at Dominion Marine Technical Services (DMTS) has recently grown in accordance with demand. Chris Allix, director and founder of Dominion Marine Corporate Services told us why: “As it is a requirement in the UK MCA Large Commercial Yacht Code (LY2) that all commercial yachts, over 24m and under 500GT have an effective Mini-ISM system on board...Read More

Amels 212 superyacht receives Green Passport

Thursday, 3 May 2012

Groundbreaking recognition from Lloyds Register for Ocean Management’s Green Passport initiative, implemented on the new Amels 212. She will become the first superyacht in the world to be awarded a Green Passport by Lloyds Register. The initiative for putting the yacht forward for the Green Passport came from Ocean Management. Read More

New faces at Affinity Management Services

Tuesday, 17 April 2012

Affinity Management Services Limited has announced the appointment in March this year of Andrew Morgan to the Board of Directors. Andrew has been with the company since 2008 and previously held the position of Yacht & Aircraft Manager. Read More

62 Metre superyacht Icon now under DMP management

Wednesday, 11 January 2012

Only recently Dutch yacht industry veterans Duncan Schaaf and Arne Feenstra launched a new management and consultancy company in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Dutch Maritime Partners (DMP). They now proudly announce that they have been awarded the contract to manage the 62-metre superyacht Icon, launched by the Icon shipyard in Holland. Read More