It took longer than expected but South Africa finally has some flags at sea – five ships on the local ship register managed by SAMSA
Southern Wind Shipyard looks set to innovate its way into the post-Persico era with a new custom 100ft superyacht and a 90ft catamaran.
Catamaran specialists St Francis Marine look set for a shake up under the helm of new managing director Rob Brennan
A facility with 13 moulding machines and a fully equipped metal processing section, nestled in one of the country’s boat building hubs; a tour of the BG Boat Parts facility.
June was baby boom month for Cape Town boatbuilders, with impressive new hulls launched and others nearing their due date.
About 200 maritime industry guests provided a much-needed injection of festive cheer at last month’s SABBEX Legends and Trailblazers event in Cape Town.
Manufacturer of Companion Way doors to the Catamaran boat building industry currently in use on catamarans all across the globe.
Cape Town’s Fuad Jacobs helped establish a boatbuilding legacy that continues to this day.
SABBEX gets schooled by Michelle Van Petegem from Currency Partners SA
A major sewage leak at Durban harbour has prompted a health scare at one of South Africa’s premier marinas, Point Yacht Club.
Emeritus Professor Doug Butterworth has been honoured by Japan for his role in managing their Tuna fishery.
Durban shipbuilder sees contract as springboard to regional growth.
Former Shosholoza crew member intends asking tough questions.
If it was science fiction it would be funny – an alien weed creeping up on a quiet inland yacht club, and swallowing it.
Well-known policeman vlogger Craig Bowman chases wind in SA
Can you make money with sailing vlogs? Craig Bowman, of “Cruising Off Duty”, visits Cape Town
Another milestone for Balance Catamarans and Nexus Yachts who have just launched the last of their 601 series.
Local entrepreneur plans to offer much more than a booze cruise with the introduction of classic boat charter trips
Two Oceans Marine to build more vessels to replace outdated local fleet
A recent front page newspaper report highlighted Tag Yacht’s economic woes. Company director Tim van der Steene gives his version of events.