Maritime & Marine

Keith hopes for plain sailing as he takes the helm of insurance provider Stoneways Marine

A ‘fanatical sailor’ from Poole is at the helm of a new yacht and marine business insurance provider. Keith Lovett,... READ MORE »

Biz News update with Brittany Ferries, Lester Aldridge, Dorset LEP and Dorset Gateway

Ferry company confirms Barfleur will not return this summer No ferry services will operate between Poole and Cherbourg this... READ MORE »

Marine electronics specialist buoyed by higher than expected sales revenues in first quarter

A Poole marine electronics specialist has bucked industry trends with a rise in first quarter sales revenues. Actisense saw its 2020... READ MORE »

Sunseeker International announces phased return to work for all staff from next week

Sunseeker International is implementing a phased return to work for all its employees starting from next week. The Poole-based... READ MORE »

Back afloat: Portland and Weymouth Marinas to reopen under new boatfolk brand name

Portland and Weymouth Marinas are to reopen this week under a new group brand name – boatfolk. Owners Dean & Reddyhoff... READ MORE »

World’s most famous ocean liner anchors off Dorset coast as Portland Port hit hard by crisis

She’s the flagship of Cunard, feted wherever she goes in the world and famous for her transatlantic voyages between... READ MORE »

Ferry good deal: Brittany Ferries powers ahead after becoming part-owner of Condor Ferries

Brittany Ferries has officially become the part-owner of Condor Ferries. The deal, announced last year, had been subject... READ MORE »

Launch your career in the best way with an apprenticeship at Sunseeker International

Sunseeker International, Poole’s biggest private employer and one of Britain’s largest superyacht builders, is looking... READ MORE »

Maritime UK South West to make a splash in collaboration with Cornwall Marine Network

A renamed maritime partnership, which includes Dorset, is planning to make quite a splash. South Coast Marine Cluster has rebranded... READ MORE »

Awards 1: Top honours for Sunseeker’s 76 Yacht at prestigious Motor Boat Awards

Global superbrand – and Dorset success story –  Sunseeker International has won a top award for its 76 Yacht.... READ MORE »