News Archive

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.

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.

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.

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.