News Archive

British companies steal success at ShowBoats Design Awards

18 February 2015

On Monday (23 February 2015) Britain stole the show at the prestigious Superyacht Design Symposim in Kitzbuhel, Austria.

Hand-drawing skill in the superyacht spotlight

17 January 2015

David Rowles, a third year student from Coventry University, scooped the top prize in the inaugural Superyacht UK Design competition at the CWM FX London Boat Show

Lifetime achievement honour for Piers Wilson in UK superyacht sector

17 January 2015

Piers Wilson is the deserving recipient of the inaugural Superyacht UK Lifetime Achievement, presented at the CWM FX London Boat Show.

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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.

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.