VETUS Maxwell Showcases Latest Thruster Technology with Demo Days at Palm Beach Boat Show

Press Releases   •   Mar 22, 2019 14:01 GMT

Bow thruster specialist VETUS Maxwell is offering visitors to this year’s Palm Beach International Boat Show the opportunity to discover its superior solution for easy maneuvering. The VETUS demo-boat will be available throughout the show at Booth 636 to showcase the capabilities of the award-winning VETUS BOW PRO thrusters.

New Kongsberg Maritime application enables Bureau Veritas to successfully complete the first ever ‘DP Digital Survey’

Press Releases   •   Mar 21, 2019 11:26 GMT

Kongsberg Maritime, Bureau Veritas (BV) and offshore service provider BOURBON have announced the successful testing of a new solution for DP (Dynamic Positioning) system performance and redundancy audits – a first in the maritime industry.

Mastry Engine Center Appoints Electric Power Sales Manager as it Strengthens Range of Electric Propulsion Solutions

Press Releases   •   Mar 19, 2019 15:00 GMT

Leading marine power specialist Mastry Engine Center has announced the appointment of Nancy Frainetti as its new Electric Power Sales Manager.

ACR Electronics Launches Next-Gen ResQLink Personal Locator Beacons with Digital Display Option

Press Releases   •   Mar 14, 2019 13:01 GMT

ACR Electronics is launching its next-generation ResQLink™ Personal Locator Beacons (PLB) – the latest evolution of the world’s best-selling PLB. Incorporating first-hand feedback from survivors who have activated the beacons in real-life emergencies, the new ResQLink 400 and ResQLink View PLBs introduce user-friendly design innovations and add enhanced functionality.

Luxury Boutique Hotel and Spa to Launch at Karpaz Gate Marina in 2020

Press Releases   •   Mar 13, 2019 10:00 GMT

A luxury boutique hotel and spa will launch at award-winning Karpaz Gate Marina in North Cyprus in 2020.

Tone-Merete Hansen nominated as one of Norway’s most powerful tech women

Press Releases   •   Mar 08, 2019 10:30 GMT

Kongsberg Digital Senior Vice President for Maritime Simulation, Tone-Merete Hansen has been awarded a position on the list of Norway's 50 most powerful up and coming tech women.

Industry Looks to the Future as Doors Close on Successful Oceanology International Americas Show

Press Releases   •   Mar 08, 2019 10:14 GMT

Organiser Reed Exhibitions reports that Oceanology International Americas 2019 (OiA ’19), which took place in the San Diego Convention Centre, experienced significant growth on 2017’s debut North American event. A total of 174 exhibitors put on a cutting-edge display of technology, equipment and services for a total attendance of 3,133 visitors from across the Americas (against 2,968 in 2017).

YANMAR Reports Increase in Business in France

Press Releases   •   Mar 07, 2019 10:10 GMT

Significant strategic investment by YANMAR MARINE INTERNATIONAL in its operations and infrastructure in France has resulted in a strong increase in business and coverage in the country, according to early reports from the company.

Boat Builder Jim Betts is Announced as Latest Renowned Name to Back Ocean Rower Lia Ditton in Solo Pacific Challenge

Press Releases   •   Mar 05, 2019 13:55 GMT

Acclaimed boat builders James Betts Enterprises will build the Antrim-designed ocean rowboat for Lia Ditton’s historic bid to become the first person to row solo across the North Pacific Ocean from land to land.

Met Office joins Kognifai Partner Program to offer weather and ocean data on Kognifai

Press Releases   •   Mar 04, 2019 13:08 GMT

Met Office has signed a partner agreement with Kongsberg Digital to offer meteorological and oceanographic data to customers, independent software developers and other users of the Kognifai ecosystem in the maritime market.

Upcoming events 1 event

28 Apr 15:00

Dometic press event: Invitation to opening of Dometic Blinds Show Room in Puerto de Palma

Apr 28, 15:00 - 16:00 BST
MC Palma, Carrer de Porto Pi, 4, 07015 Palma, Illes Balears, Spain

About Saltwater Stone

Saltwater Stone Client Newsroom

Welcome to the Saltwater Stone Client Newsroom, a daily updated resource for editors and journalists featuring news releases, images and videos issued on behalf of our international client base.
Saltwater Stone is a specialist maritime communications agency working in the superyacht, recreational marine, shipping, offshore, subsea, fishing, renewables and naval sectors. We also represent clients active in the aviation market and satellite communications business.
If you are an editor or journalist wishing to receive Saltwater Stone client news releases direct to your inbox, please call us on +44 (0)1202 669244 or send us a message on


  • Saltwater Stone
  • Limosa House, 22 Strand Street
  • BH15 1SB Poole
  • United Kingdom