Greg Copp enjoys the reassuring experience of driving the latest craft in Rodman’s Cruiser Fisher range in ‘testing’ conditions … When writing about a Rodman you generally preach to the converted. These tough no-nonsense boats, in particular the Cruiser Fisher range, have remained largely unchanged for two decades, and for good reason. The latest in […]
Episode 3 – The Boating News Show. This week we look at news from Seasure, Scanstrut, Ribcraft, SilverHook Powerboats. We then take a look at some cool kit from Jetboil, OverBoard – Waterproof Bags, Zhik, Typhoon International Limited, plus we announce last weeks winner and also have another competition this week with your chance to […]
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Powerboat & RIB Magazine is proud to announce an industry first! From Friday 25th September evening we launched “The Boating News Show” with Episode 1. The 30 minute weekly episode, aired on our YouTube channel and shared across our social platforms will give you a weekly dose off all things maritime news. This show will […]
Boat rental company Click&Boat have acquired Nautal, their main European competitor. With the acquisition of the Spanish firm, Click&Boat have reinforced their international leadership, especially in the UK, with more than 360 boats being listed for rental in the UK by Nautal. The move will also see Click&Boat responsible for new, popular areas for boat […]
Premier Marinas are offering boat owners savings on secure winter berthing at eight (Eastbourne, Brighton, Chichester, Southsea, Gosport, Port Solent, Swanwick and Falmouth) of the group’s nine south coast marinas, including a choice of two special winter berthing offers and seasonal boatyard discounts. Berthing prices start from £189 per month for boats up to 8m, […]
Gemini have announced that a management buy-out is in the final stages of being concluded. Gerhard Neethling, the current global sales and marketing manager, and Juan Oberholzer, Gemini’s current general manager, will be taking over the reins, with the former assuming the position of CEO and the latter becoming the company COO.  Gerhard Neethling has […]
Boats.co.uk have announced an agreement with Kawasaki to become the exclusive UK distributor of their new personal watercraft (PWC) range. After a six-year absence from the UK market, the appointment follows Kawasaki’s plans to reinforce their position at the centre of the recreational and extreme personal watercraft scene. As UK distributor, Boats.co.uk, trading under the […]
Building upon a partnership that spans more than a decade, SeaDek Marine Products and Chaparral Boats have finalised an agreement making the official Chaparral logos available on custom aftermarket SeaDek kits. While SeaDek non-skid products have come factory installed on many new Chaparral models for years, owners of late-model Chaparrals or those looking to add additional SeaDek flooring to […]
Simrad have announced a collaboration with the NGO Open Arms, a project dedicated to the surveillance and rescue of people in need of assistance in the Aegean and central Mediterranean. In order to support Open Arms in developing their work at sea, Simrad have recently equipped their sailing boat Astral with the Halo24 pulse compression […]
Following on from the successful launch of the Axopar 28 Cabin last year, RIB Shack Marine are now planning to bring their first Axopar 37 XC Cross Cabin into their shared boat ownership scheme in January 2021. With five Axopar 28s already in the fleet, ‘it is now time to go up another level,’ said […]
XOCEAN are aiming to transform the way subsea data is collected. The company provides turnkey underwater data acquisition services with its growing fleet of unmanned surface vessels (USVs), which deliver a combination of safety, versatility, efficiency and productivity. And thanks to Torqeedo’s electric propulsion systems, they are also nearly 100% emission-free. XOCEAN’s XO-450 USV is […]
Greg Copp tests the ALL NEW Ranger 25 by Ring Powercraft. This 400HP Powerboat is designed from years of motorsport pedigree. Read the full article in issue 160 of Powerboat & RIB Magazine or online here https://www.powerboatandrib.com/2020/05/12/ring-ranger-25/
We are excited to bring you a special PBRTV Live Session; interviewing live Jan-Erik Viitala; Founding Partner and Creative & Innovations Director of Axopar Boats / BRABUS Marine You don’t want to miss this Live Session. We chat about the birth of the company, Jan-Erik’s background, their different approach to the marine market, how they use the latest […]