SEA Yachting News
In this issue, we look at a SeaStar Solutions easy-to-install foot throttle (pg#14), Albatross Marine Design’s new solar passenger catamaran (pg#16), Krabi Tech-nical College’s yacht repair course (pg#17) &Thailand Charter Week (pg#18). Later we do Q & As with renowned sailor Jason Corall (pg#56) Ocean Marina Harbour Master Scott Finsten (pg#58).
Group Island Spirit continues its growth
This past year, Group Island Spirit has continued to expand & is now the largest full services bareboat charter company in Thailand. This has been accomplished through a series of strategic moves to grow into the Phuket yachting scene. CEO Ron Patston, explains.
A Pedigree Race Boat at a Great Price
Rob Williams of Southeast Asia Yachts takes a look at the new Dehler 30 One Design, an uncompromising offshore race boat designed for maximum performance, with single & double-handed capability, at a price that seems unbelievably low.
East Marine Asia Expanding & Going Green
East Marine Asia is getting a new look; it’s expanding and going green. To find out more, SEA Yachting spoke with Ian Lok, the company’s Marketing Manager & social media guru.
Shipping your yacht with Sevenstar
Every year more than half a dozen times yachts are loaded and discharged in Phuket, an operation that Sevenstar is performing every day of the year on cargo vessels in different ports around the globe.
Lagoon Escapade a tremendous success
The Simpson Marine organized Lagoon Escapade cruised through the stunning karts topography of Phang Nga Bay in early October, an excursion thoroughly enjoyed by all participants.
CAMARA C – timeless charm in the Andaman Sea
Built in 1961 by Yarrow & Co, a UK ship building company, the CAMARA C is a stunning “gentleman’s yacht”. Having recently completed an extensive refit, she is now available for charter in Phuket thru Asia Marine.
Rapido Trimarans relocates production arm in Vietnam
The internationally owned and managed Rapido Trimarans has relocated its production arm, Triac Composites. The new state-of-the-art factory has allowed Triac to launch its Rapido 60 ocean-cruising trimaran.