Advantages of Owning a Boat in San Francisco

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San Francisco Bay California. Credit: MaxPixel

San Francisco is a hot spot for sailors with a unique sailing experience; the beauty of the bay, and the iconic architecture of the city. Whether you want your family to enjoy sailing together, have a relaxing time alone on the calm waters, or seeking a bit of thrill with some competitive sailing, here’s a quick roundup of the advantages of owning a boat in San Francisco. Continue reading

Superyacht-Maker Ferretti to Open China Plant

 

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Ferretti. Credit: NikoSilver / CC BY-SA 3.0

On 28th August 2012, the chairman and majority-owner of Shandong Heavy Industry Group-Weichai Group reported that Ferretti Group – the Italian yacht maker is planning to set up a plant in Qingdao, Shandong Province, China. Continue reading

J/108 Ready to Knock Out in 2012

Updated 26 Jan 2012

After a huge success of J/95 (The Cruising World 2010 Boat of the Year), the company, J Boat Inc. is prepared to lunch its new J/108 boat at the ‘Cruising World Sailboat Show 2012’. J/108 has a twin-rudder centreboard that helps enhance balance in the sea. Continue reading