Sled Cruise To Croatian Classic Coastal Win

Sibenik 52 SUPER SERIES Sailing Week

(Thursday 24th May, Sibenik) – After a beautifully scenic 30-nautical-mile coastal race tour of the islands off Sibenik, third place across the finish line sees reigning TP52 World Champions Platoon step up to lead the hotly contested first regatta of the 2018 52 SUPER SERIES season, the Sibenik 52 SUPER SERIES Sailing Week.

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New Seastreak high-speed commuter ferry part of NY Harbor resurgence; Massachusetts and Rhode Island offshore wind projects move forward

New Seastreak high-speed commuter ferry part of NY Harbor resurgence
May 24, 2018 — Ferry service is undergoing a renaissance in New York City and yesterday it crowned its queen when Seastreak, LLC, Atlantic Highlands, NJ, commissioned the 600-passenger M/V Seastreak Commodore, the largest U.S. Coast Guard Subchapter K high-speed ferry operating in the U.S.

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Successful testing programme with enhanced Wärtsilä’s navigation systems promotes operational safety and efficiency

Image caption: The Nacos Platinum system’s conning page showing also the Eniram Trim functionality.

The technology group Wärtsilä is utilising its strong in-house capabilities to create further advances in operational efficiency and safety for ship owners and operators. The latest in the company’s drive towards harnessing innovative and creative technologies to build more sustainable and cost-efficient shipping took place in a successful testing programme onboard the cruise ship ‘Costa Atlantica’, belonging to Carnival’s Costa Crociere fleet. The testing enabled the crew to have better understanding of the ship’s trim, thereby enhancing both safety and efficiency. This has been made possible through the combined use of Wärtsilä’s Eniram Trim and Nacos Platinum systems.

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NORAUTO with Franck Cammas at the GC32 World Championship

NORAUTO, GC32. 10 May, 2018.

What a line-up! This week (from 23-27 May) these 10-metre flying catamarans, unanimously favoured by the international sailing elite, have converged on Lake Garda for the first World Championship in the history of the GC32 Class. Skipper Franck Cammas, winner of the GC32 Racing Tour in 2016 with NORAUTO, returns to this exceptional event after competing in Bermuda last year in the America’s Cup with Team France. With the continued support of NORAUTO, Europe’s leading car maintenance company, Franck is back on the GC32 series this season surrounded by his loyal crew, Olivier Herlédant, Arnaud Jarlegan, Matthew Vandame and Devan Le Bihan.

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Nikki Beach Global To Open Nikki Beach Costa Smeralda In June 2018

The first and original global luxury beach club brand is set to launch its second location in Italy

Global luxury lifestyle and hospitality brand Nikki Beach is set to open its newest location in Costa Smeralda, Italy. Nikki Beach Costa Smeralda is situated on the beautiful bay of Cala Petra Ruja in Sardinia, Italy. With a private and secluded beach, postcard-worthy landscape and panoramic sea views, the location will be an oasis like no other. Costa Smeralda is known as one of the most exclusive destinations in the world with translucent turquoise seas and sandy coves.

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Melges 20 World League Circuit Returns to Scarlino

Marina di Scarlino, Italy (May 23, 2018) – It’s only been a month since the first Melges 20 World League event in Forio d’Ischia took place and since, both Charleston, South Carolina and Sagamy Bay, Japan have awarded major trophies. This weekend, the Melges 20 returns to Scarlino, Italy to play out the second event of the 2018 European season.

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