Racing Cancelled Due to Thunderstorms

©Nico Martinez / Rolex TP52 World Championship Puerto Portals 2019

(Tuesday 27th August, Puerto Portals) – A series of thunderstorms put plans to rest on the third racing day here at the Rolex TP52 World Championship Puerto Portals 2019. The fleet of 11 boats was held ashore while a first squall blew through with strong winds, torrential rain and lightning. With another one forecast and tracked on the real time weather maps, racing was cancelled for the day.

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E-Melges 24 – August 2019

Maidollis Takes the Third Victory in a Row of the 2019 Melges 24 European Sailing Series in Scarlino; Bombarda Leads the Ranking Before the Final Event
From the first day of racing in Scarlino on, the reigning European Champions onboard Maidollis (Fracassoli-Fonda) set their own pace  to the whole 24-boats fleet and, with partial results of 1-3-3-2-1-6-2-1-DNC, grab the victory of the event with a race to spare.

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ibj e-newsletter

Welcome to the IBJ e-Newsletter

The IBJ e-newsletter is aimed specifically at the dry bulk cargo handling and shipping industry. It delivers regularly updated news on the bulk industry worldwide.

The newsletter includes the latest developments in bulk ports and logistics, shipping, equipment and commodities and is a must read source of news for busy executives in this important global sector.

International Bulk Journal is the magazine for the maritime bulk industry, established in 1981. IBJ’s highly experienced and skilled staff have decades of experience within the international shipping and freighting publishing business. They, along with a network of globally located freelance journalists and sales and marketing agents, create a magazine which has become essential reading in its sector.

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Hill Dickinson sponsors attendance at the Maritime Law Association of South Africa AGM and Conference

Hill Dickinson sponsors attendance at the Maritime Law Association of South Africa AGM and Conference

Hill Dickinson was delighted to sponsor the attendance at the recent Maritime Law Association of South Africa AGM and Conference, of Advocates Minikazi Mtati and Byron Jackson, both in their first year at the Durban bar. The conference was held at the Drakensburg Sun from 16th to 18th August.

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White Paper: Bringing Your Ship to Compliance with Bilge Regulations

Marine Log White Paper
White Paper: Bringing Your Ship to Compliance with Bilge Regulations
White Paper: Bringing Your Ship to Compliance with Bilge Regulations
The shipping industry worldwide is acting in good faith to comply to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Resolution MEPC.107(49) for pollution prevention equipment for machinery spaces of bilges of ships. Alfa Laval’s latest white paper on bilge water compliance issues and oily water separation offers readers insights into why compliance with bilge water regulations can be difficult. The paper also examines what maritime authorities, ship owners and operators, and bilge water treatment system suppliers can do to promote compliance.
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Scotland’s Boat Show: The Cruising Association sponsors the CA stage & hosts expert line-up

                                                
26th August 2019
The CA sponsors stage & speaker line-up
Scotland’s Boat Show 
October 11-13 2019
 
The Cruising Association (CA) is delighted to be hosting the line-up of talks and, for the first time, sponsoring the ‘CA Stage’ at Scotland’s Boat Show, taking place this year from October 11-13.
 

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MISSING 14yr old PADDLE BOARDER AT BEADNELL BAY AND LIFEBOAT FETE UPDATE

Seahouses RNLI Lifeboat Crews had just come ashore after giving a lifeboat display to the public on their annual fund raising Fete day on Bank Holiday Monday, 26 August 2019, when they were paged again at 15:10hr by UK Coastguard. This time it was for a 14yr old girl on a paddle board, who was reported missing at Beadnell Bay. It was 3am this morning when most of the crew had got to bed after their previous call to a yacht in distress the previous evening.

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Sled Slide Into Rolex TP52 World Championship Lead

©Nico Martinez / Rolex TP52 World Championship Puerto Portals 2019

(Monday 26th August, Puerto Portals) – Delivering a 1,1,2 from three of the four races sailed so far, Takashi Okura’s Sled team now lead the Rolex TP52 World Championship just one point up ahead of the 2017 World Champions Platoon of German owner-driver Harm Müller-Spreer.

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