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Super Sailing Yacht IMAGINE II (AY40) by Alloy Yachts Sails!

August 23, 2010

Written by Chelsea Smith

The 44.18 metre super sailing yacht Imagine is a culmination of many years of experience – between Alloy Yachts, Dubois Naval Architects and the current the Owner. The owners close affiliation with America’s Cup, Volvo and TP52 racing has meant that racing technology has been transferred and blended into this classic superyacht. ... read full story

Smuggler Superyacht Tenders Making Global Waves

August 23, 2010

Written by Chelsea Smith

Smuggler Marine is making waves on the global superyacht tender market with their range of RIBs, fast gaining an international reputation as being the tender to have amongst superyacht owners. Based in Auckland, New Zealand, Smuggler Marine manufactures an extensive range of their Strata tender RIB’s from 4.3m to 11m in length. ... read full story

Rayglass Boats at the 2012 Olympic Games

August 20, 2010

Written by Eva Belanyiova

A number of Rayglass rigid inflatable boats have been secured by the 2012 organising committee as patrol crafts, as announced by the the Kiwi company's CEO Tony Hembrow. The boats are being considered also for use by Police, security forces and those responsible for patrolling the race courses during the 2012 Olympic Games. ... read full story

Vodafone sponsors New Zealand’s fastest trimaran, the 60’ ORMA.

August 20, 2010

Written by Chelsea Smith

When the TeamVodafoneSailing trimaran, a 60ft ORMA, hits the water in August it will be the fastest sailboat in New Zealand, and one of the fastest in the world. The TeamVodafoneSailing trimaran measures 18m (60 foot), and is as wide as it is long, capable of sustaining speeds of 40 knots – more than 74 kilometres per hour. ... read full story

Changing times for Integrated Marine Group, New Zealand

August 19, 2010

Written by Chelsea Smith

August was a very busy month for Integrated Marine Group of New Zealand. Not only are they now operating from a new office, they also have a new manager for their Yacht Support and Crew Placement division. ... read full story

Des Brennan to leave Yachting New Zealand

August 18, 2010

Written by Eva Belanyiova

Des Brennan, the current Chief Executive at Yachting New Zealand has announced recently, that he will be leaving his position. He was offer a job as the Marketing Director at New Zealand Trade and Enterprise, offering him new and exciting challenges in the future. ... read full story

Urban Voyage Studios for 3D superyacht solutions

August 18, 2010

Written by Eva Belanyiova

Urban Voyage is a New Zealand based design company offering 3D solutions to a wide range of businesses, including those involved with superyachts and yachting in general. ... read full story

Kiwi engineers design innovative superyacht heli-deck

August 17, 2010

Written by Mike Smith

Kiwi Engineers from the internationally renowned General Marine Services company have created an innovative and stylish new heli-deck for helicopter landings on a visiting superyacht. The Westhaven, New Zealand, based specialist marine engineering company was asked to help transform the superyacht’s existing heli-deck into one that could also double as an outdoor entertaining area or “party... ... read full story

Latest satellite technology on board of the VELUX 5 OCEANS race yachts

August 17, 2010

Written by Eva Belanyiova

State-of-the-art on board communication support package will be installed on each yacht for the 2010/2011 VELUX 5 OCEANS race. Every yacht will have the latest satellite broadband equipment with a given airtime provision per team as well as the latest camera set-up, to make sure there will be no action missed during this exhausting and challenging race. ... read full story

New superyacht heli-pad design from General Marine Services

August 17, 2010

Written by Eva Belanyiova

New and modern heli- deck for a superyacht has been designed by the renowned New Zealand company General Marine Services. ... read full story

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