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  • BRS acquires Yachting Partners International (YPI)

    09/2008 – On September 2008 the 2nd,  BRS Yachting (a subsidiary of the BRS Group) has announced its first major expansion with the acquisition of the premier yacht brokerage company Yachting Partners International (YPI). This deal confirms the intention of the BRS Group and of Bertrand Vogèle, Managing Director and shareholder of BRS Yachting, to […]

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  • Cavendish White joins OCEAN Independence

    04/2008 – Today, the OCEAN Independence Managing Partners Peter Hürzeler and Nicholas Dean announced the successful acquisition by OCEAN Independence of long-standing industry associate, Cavendish White. The friendly amalgamation of Cavendish White and OCEAN Independence results in the formation of one of the industry’s largest brokerage companies, managing an impressive Central Agency list of yachts […]

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  • The New Jeanneau Sun Fast 3200

    06/2007 – A ‘FUN’ BOAT FOR THE TRANSQUADRA 2008! Designed by Daniel Andrieu, the Sun Fast 3200 has already attracted a number Transquadra sailors as well as owners from northern Europe (Sweden, Norway etc). The official introduction and launch of the prototype are due to take place in July 2007. Built using the most up-to-date […]

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  • Boat Asia 2008 at Marina at Keppel Bay

    Boat Asia 2008 will be held at the newly opened Marina at Keppel Bay from 24 to 27 April 2008. As the region’s leading boat and luxury waterfront lifestyle event, Boat Asia 2008 has become the top-draw, annual event for new owners of luxury boats as well as the thousands of boating enthusiasts from around […]

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  • Portrait VPLP: Van Peteghem/Lauriot-Prévost

    25 candles and challenges The naval architects Marc Van Peteghem and Vincent Lauriot-Prévost are celebrating a 25-years collaboration. Started in 1983, this firm has now 25 employees working on 2 differents sites and 2 different concepts: racing and cruising. Well-known since the mutlihull Pierre 1er, the winner of the Route du Rhum in 1990, and […]

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  • Portrait Dominique Demachy

    08/2007 – Freedom and good fun. Dominique Demachy reached Pointe à Pitre on November 21st 2006, completing the Route du Rhum on board Gifi before heading to the Paris Boat Show, where Nauticnews met the award-winning skipper, who lives in Villeneuve-sur-Lot in the south-west of France. You just finished your first Route du Rhum? Yes. […]

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