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31 Jul 2013

Boat Show Season Kicks off Down-under.

Sydney Boat Show opens to the public tomorrow: Our agent in Australia works closely with the guys from Sunsail there and takes care of all our Australian clients.

Back in the northern hemisphere Reliance can be found at shows in Stockholm, Southampton, Annapolis, Istanbul, la Rochelle and of course Paris. A great time to meet up with old friends and clients and to meet new ones.

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Painkiller
20 Jul 2013

Chartering: The Passport to Freedom

Reliance Yacht Management provides delivery and logistical solutions to the world’s leading charter fleet operators. A new optimism within the industry sees chartering growing worldwide and becoming more accessable to a wider market.

Our colleagues at Coolbreeze yachts recently posted;

Coolbreeze

 

“Chartering: the passport to freedom on the high seas According to the travel industry and charter operators, chartering has well and truly become the new vacation staple for demographics as diverse as couples, groups of friends and families, capturing their imaginations with the allure of exotic locations and fleeting ownership of their own vessel.

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13 Jun 2013

Clients Comments are Essential

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Clients comments are essential to our business. It is our reward for a job well done. It drives us forward to keep our standards high.

We just delivered a a Lagoon catamaran from France to Ft Lauderdale to a very discerning corporate client who demands a high level of customer service. When their leading broker says,
” boat looked great and owner seemed very happy when he viewed it yesterday with wife and business partners.
Good Job.” this shows we are getting things right. Our Captains are the best and the management support is spot on.

This testimonial and others can be seen at http://www.relianceyachtmanagement.com/category/testimonials

07 Jun 2013

Preventing Outboard Thefts

Outboard SensorThere can be little worse than spoiling a day’s boating than discovering someone has stolen your outboard motor. Dealing with the loss, the insurance and cost of the excess or replacement can only result in a ruined weekend at least. One only needs to Google “theft of Outboards” to quickly learn how prevalent the problem is. There are very few Boat Owners that have either had personal experience of a theft from their boat or know someone who has. (more…)

28 May 2013

INMARSAT PHASE OUT THE D+ SERVICE

INMARSAT have announced their  D+ network services will be retired by 30th December 2014.

It is estimated 40% of vessels above 500GRT installed with IMO, SOLAS X1.2.6 Ship Security Alert Systems operate on the D+ service as a standalone system and will be required to upgrade their SSAS transceivers by 2014. Skywave communications and Satamatics (now Honeywell) are the only manufacturers of the INMARSAT D+ transceivers. (more…)

10 Apr 2013

Easter Island

Is this the most remote place visited by delivery crew?

Mariah Easter IslandVeteran delivery Captain Steve Dewhurst could not stop at Pitcairn Island due to heavy seas and continued on to Easter Island where he arrived yesterday.

Steve and his crew are delivering the beautiful Catana 582 Mariah from Raiatea in French Polynesia to Florida.

This will complete a double Pacific crossing for Steve. His previous delivery was a yacht from France to Brisbane

 

Next stop Galapagos

14 Mar 2013

M/Y Grace Kelly

Reliance Yacht management has been been appointed central agents for the beautiful Superyacht Grace Kelly.

Based out of Gibraltar she is able to cruise Spain, the Balearics, Morocco and the Canaries

 A video can be seen here.

Grace Kelly

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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