Onboard’s December full Newsletter: Onboard December Newsletter
In early November one of our directors, Andrew Stubbs attended the Fort Lauderdale Boatshow in the USA. At the show he found a great deal of confidence from consumers in the US boating market to be alive and thriving as opposed to the previous year when there seemed to be a fair bit of hesitance in the boating market.
MAN took this opportunity to launch their new V12 2000 Hp engine. MAN also showed their dominance in the 56 to 70 foot range of vessels with a great number of new boats being powered by MAN engines.
Another hot topic discussed heavily and at length with various suppliers and installers, STABILISERS! Many different opinions lots of interesting outlooks on the latest creature comfort in marine.
Australian Super Yachts also had a presence at the Fort Lauderdale Boatshow where they were encouraging Super Yacht’s from all over the world to attend Australia and have regular maintenance and refit carried out here in our now world-class facilities. Seven Star Yacht Transport and Gold Coast City Marina were also hosting a few parties and drinks encouraging the world to come and see what Australia has to offer in the growing marine industry.