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BMT Nigel Gee to Support Ben Ainslie Racing’s America’s Cup Challenge

14 May 2015


BMT Nigel Gee, a subsidiary of BMT Group Ltd, and a leading independent naval architecture and marine engineering design consultancy, has been announced as a supporting technical partner to Ben Ainslie Racing (BAR) and the founder member of the Ben Ainslie Racing Technical Innovation Group (TIG).

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Globally-renowned designer joins Superyacht UK

14 May 2015

One of the world’s most sought after superyacht designers, Philippe Briand has become a member of Superyacht UK (SYUK) to capitalise on the innovation found in Britain.

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Superyacht UK Networking at SMMI

11 May 2015

Superyacht UK held their 2015 AGM and networking event at the new Southampton Marine and Maritime Institute (SMMI) Research and Innovation Services

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British quality highlighted during the Superyacht UK Tour of Excellence 2015

24 April 2015

The tour, organised by the BMF, gave nearly 20 international delegates the opportunity to visit and network with a number of key British companies who provide superior quality products and services for the Superyacht industry.

Below is a snapshot of what the delegates and businesses involved thought of the event:

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Lumishore wins prestigious Queen’s Award for Excellence for second year running

23 April 2015

Lumishore wins prestigious Queen’s Award for Excellence for second year running

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Superyacht UK Tour of Excellence underway

16 April 2015

The British Marine Federation (BMF) and group association Superyacht UK (SYUK) has been promoting British Excellence to a global audience on the Tour of Excellence this week

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Pendennis expands facilities & workforce

10 April 2015

Following the extensive facilities expansion at Pendennis Shipyard in Falmouth the yard has christened its 7,564m² non-tidal wet basin, welcoming 6 yachts into the new basin since May. Alongside the increase in capacity, the yard is on a recruitment drive, looking for 12 new apprentices and hosting an open evening for all trades on the 9th July at Pendennis.

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Superyacht UK reaches some of Europe's most affluent investors

10 April 2015

Howard Pridding, Chief Executive of the British Marine Federation (BMF), has today spoken to Guy Johnson on Bloomberg Television’s “The Pulse.” Reaching a business focussed audience of some of Europe’s most affluent investors; the interview highlighted the work that the BMF are doing to promote Superyacht UK’s work in Britain, the industry as a whole and the Superyacht UK Tour of Excellence which takes place next week (13-17 April 2015).

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SYUK at the London Yacht Jet Car Show

23 March 2015

Superyacht UK at the London Yacht Jet Car Show

Malahne Launch Pendennis

Classic Motor Yacht Malahne re-launches

15 March 2015

The 165ft / 50m classic motor yacht Malahne was re-launched on March 14th at Pendennis Shipyard, Falmouth, after a meticulous 30 month restoration, during which the project’s details have been shrouded in secrecy.