News Archive

Pendennis Apprentices

Pendennis Celebrates Apprentice Achievements

17 January 2015

The Apprenticeship scheme at Pendennis Shipyard in Falmouth is renowned as one of the best of its kind, having received multiple awards from within the shipbuilding industry and recognition from national business awards.

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BMT Sponsor Shipwrights

01 January 2015

A University professor, composites yacht builder, inspirational single-handed deaf yachtsman, joiner shipwright and panel of experts chaired by an experienced journalist are among the eclectic line-up of personalities who were presenting at the 2014 Shipwrights Lecture

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Superyacht Heureka delivered

01 August 2014

The 45 metre yacht designed by Superyacht UK members Dixon Yacht Design and built at Holland Jachtbouw's has arrived in the Mediterranean, indicating she is now delivered to her owners.

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Superyacht UK 2013 Industry Survey

01 August 2014

Find out all you need to know about what careers are available, what training and certification you will need and what options you have to progress your career.

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Superyacht UK secretary’s Pendennis Cup report

06 June 2014

Once the racing was over, the yachts joined the many others, of all shapes and sizes that were gathering at Gyllyngvase Beach. The cliff walks and beach were crammed with people all waiting for the first sight of the Red Arrows. The Pendennis Team had arranged for Red 10’s commentary to be relayed to the yachts, we were soon enjoying the sight & sound of nine Hawk T1A's putting on a fabulous display

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LUMISHORE wins UK’s prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise

29 May 2014

Superyacht UK member Lumishore, the world’s leading manufacturer of high performance Underwater LED Lighting Systems, is the proud recipient of UK’s highest accolade for business success.

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Superyacht UK AGM and Networking event in Falmouth

13 May 2014

On Thursday May 8th Superyacht UK and over 80 of its members enjoyed Cornish hospitality at the Pendennis Shipyard and the Falmouth area.

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Captain John Percival

13 March 2014

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Captain John Percival on Sunday 9th March 2014. John was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2008, which had been under control until recent months, and he passed away peacefully in the early hours of Sunday morning with his family at his bedside.

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Cathelco news

05 November 2013

Seafresh Ocean Whisper - the quiet revolution in energy recovery watermakers. Many owners of sailing yachts would like to install a watermaker, but have been put off in the past by concerns over power and space requirements.Now Seafresh Desalinators are launching a DC powered energy recovery desalinator which measures just 70(l) x 35(w) x 25cm(h), weighs only 20kg and is so quiet that it is barely discernible over the sound of lapping water. Even better, it can be run from the yacht’s battery supply.

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Superyacht UK celebrate

01 November 2013

SYUK celebrated its 10th anniversary at the recent Monaco Yacht Show, with an aerial display from the Red Arrows, positive annual statistics and reported increased confidence in the sector following a successful show.