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Safeguard Helideck Certification obtain Aviation Inspection Body (AIB) status

29 June 2017

Safeguard Helideck Certification are delighted to announce that we have recently obtained Aviation Inspection Body (AIB) status, as authorised by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA).


Superyacht UK Young Designer crafts exclusive yacht for smash hit Sky Atlantic drama Riviera

23 June 2017

Our Superyacht UK Young Designer 2016, Dastinas Steponenas, has designed a yacht exclusively for Sky Atlantic’s ‘Riviera’ after Sky Atlantic approached us last month with this opportunity to promote young talent.

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M.Y. Hasna launch - excellence in elegance

07 June 2017

Monday, 5th June 2017: RWD is thrilled to announce the launch of Hasna (Project #813), the latest in an enviable portfolio of unique and tailor made Superyachts. Hasna embodies 73 metres of RWD’s all-encompassing original approach to yacht design, both inside and out.

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Adec Marine - Things to consider when naming your boat

21 March 2017

You may be struggling to decide on, or considering various different names for your new vessel. That’s why we have come up with this handy little guide on what you should consider when choosing your boats name.


Superyacht UK member wins National Apprenticeship Award

07 March 2017

A Cornish-based superyacht company and a regional college have triumphed at a national awards ceremony for their apprenticeship delivery. Beating off stiff competition from across the UK, Pendennis Shipyard and The Cornwall College Group (TCCG), landed the Apprenticeship Programme of the Year award at the TES FE Awards 2017.


The next generation of yacht designers are once again affirmed by Superyacht UK

13 January 2017

Christopher Karam, a student from Staffordshire University, scooped the top prize yesterday (Thursday 12 January 2017) in the Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2017, in partnership with Southampton Solent University.


Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2017, in partnership with Southampton Solent University, kicks off tomorrow

10 January 2017

Tomorrow (Wednesday 11 January 2017) marks the start of the 2017 Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition, in partnership with Southampton Solent University, at the 63rd London Boat Show. Nine students from across the country will be competing in this prestigious competition, putting the invaluable design skill of hand-drawing under the spotlight.

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Winner of the Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition on Placement at Pendennis Shipyard

23 June 2016

Following his win at the Superyacht UK (SYUK) Young Designer Competition in January at the London Boat Show 2016, Dastinas Steponenas has now joined the team at Pendennis Shipyard to undertake his four-week work placement prize at the Falmouth-based yard.

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IMO Report from MSC 96

31 May 2016

Report from ICOMIA following the 96th session of the Maritime Safety Committee held at IMO from the 11th to 20th May 2016.