Following the pledge from the Port of Amsterdam and Dutch superyacht builders made at the 2018 Monaco Yacht Show to promote Amsterdam as a superyacht destination and create a northern European superyacht route linking Amsterdam, London, Hamburg, Copenhagen, Oslo and Stockholm; we wanted to share with you a comment from Dan Hughes, Chief Operating Officer of Camper & Nicholsons Marinas, the internationally renowned marina owners and operators who will design, commission, manage and operate the new Edinburgh Marina – the centrepiece of the unique £500 million waterside quarter development close to Edinburgh city centre.
Welcome to our September E-Update! There are just two months to go until our East Asian Seas (EAS) Congress 2018, which takes place from 27-30 November 2018. Exhibition registration ends this month, however online registration for individuals will continue until 30 October. One exhibition will be hosted by ACB, whom PEMSEA signed a new Letter of Cooperation with this month. In between newsletters, follow us on Facebook and Twitter (@PEMSEA) for the latest updates.
Ongoing commitment to shipping sector reinforced on World Maritime Day
ATPI Griffinstone today announces a partnership with London International Shipping Week 2019 (LISW). The commitment to supporting this prestigious global seafaring event comes on World Maritime Day today, as specialist marine and energy division of the travel management and events business, the ATPI Group, reinforces its position as an integral part of the shipping community.
- Dateline 05:00 UTC 27.9.2018 – Les Sables d’Olonne, France
|American/Hungarian skipper Istvan Kopar|
|Kopar’s Golden Globe Race yacht Puffin|
At 20:00 UTC on 26th September, Golden Globe Race HQ in Les Sables d’Olonne received a request from the manager of the 32ft sailing yacht Selene for assistance from any GGR yacht in the area because her skipper Kjell Litwin is running out of water.
- A record-breaking 171 new members were signed up by the Cruising Association during the course of the Show
- The first Saturday (15th September) was the busiest day with 22 new members joining the CA
- Record sales of over 100 CA Almanacs
[London: Wednesday 26 September 2018] The developer of the landmark Edinburgh Marina development has today confirmed that detailed planning consent has been received for its community health centre and local retail provision at Chestnut Yard in the heart of the £500 million waterside scheme.
Media update 15:00 UTC 26.9.2018 Les Sables d’Olonne, France
The Australian frigate HMAS Ballarat will be within helicopter range of Ile de Amsterdam at first light tomorrow (Thursday) and will commence operations to pick up Gregor McGuckin, one of two Golden Globe Race skippers dismasted during a fierce storm mid-way across the South Indian Ocean last Friday.