Maritime Weather Patterns Along South Africa

By Amanda Delaney – Senior Meteorologist, Weather Routing Inc.

South Africa has become an increasingly popular tourist destination due to recent economic success, as well as stunning natural beauty. As a result, many mariners have added South Africa to their international itineraries. However, the weather across South Africa is mainly influenced by the surrounding ocean currents, as well as the complex local topography. These weather patterns are highly variable depending on the season and can prove challenging to even the most seasoned mariners.

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M/Y JEMS Available for Charter at Reduced Rate

M/Y JEMS - Heesen superyacht

Sleek, fast, and supremely stylish, M/Y JEMS is a 44m Heesen superyacht. She is available for Mediterranean charters throughout June 2016 for the dramatically reduced charter rate of EUR 125,000/week.

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Girls on Deck: Connecting Female Exterior and Engineering Superyacht Crew

Female crew Female crew

ANTIBES, June 06, 2016 -Leading superyacht crew coach, Alison Rentoul, announced today that she has teamed up with Bosun Sophie Jordan to create Girls on Deck, which is an initiative designed to encourage gender equality within the luxury yachting industry and helps women to take on what were once seen as traditionally male roles - both on deck and in engineering.

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Rolls-Royce to provide innovative propulsion system to yacht builder Benetti

Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce has signed a contract with the Italian yacht builder Benetti to deliver a new generation of high performance, lightweight steerable thruster that makes comprehensive use of carbon fibre material for the first time.

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Feadship to open new superyacht facility in Amsterdam

Feadship - new construction - refit facility

Kaag, 30 May – Feadship has announced its intention to open a new construction and refit facility in Amsterdam. Having just seen the 101.50-metre Symphony win the World Superyacht Award, the decision reinforces the leading luxury motoryacht brand’s commitment to meet a growing demand for ever larger 100-metre plus custom Feadships. Due to open in 2019, the fourth Feadship facility will have the capacity to build Feadships of up to 160 metres in length.

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