American Charter Market Analysis

The largest, most prestigious, and only remaining in-water sailboat show in the world, the United States Sailboat Show (USSS) in Annapolis, Maryland, seems to have gone largely unnoticed by Europeans until just recently.

"The time is now" 1st Open Seminar for 2017 by RINA Academy Hellas

The first Open Seminar of RINA Academy Hellas for the year 2017, was delivered on 8 February, on-board “SS Liberty Hellas”, in Piraeus port. The seminar dealt with two important challenges that lie ahead for shipping, namely the Monitoring Reporting and Verification Regulation of European Commission (EU MRV Regulation) and the International Convention for the Control and Management of Ships' Ballast Water and Sediments of IMO (The BWM Convention).

Spectacular Opener in Antigua

With solid trade winds piping up to twenty knots and a three metre sea state, the south coast of Antigua delivered a memorable day of racing, for the first day of the Superyacht Challenge Antigua.