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YACHT DESIGN & NAVAL ARCHITECTURE

Laurent Giles

‘Established in 1927 Laurent Giles is one of the oldest names in yacht design. With over 1400 designs under their belts they offer a unique breadth of experience in all types of yacht design and naval architecture.

From initial concept development and technical support to class and flag approval, structural design and through build support, Laurent Giles can work with you throughout your project to ensure its success.’

MARINE DESIGN ENTERPRISE

Tillberg Design of Sweden

Founded in 1964, Tillberg Design of Sweden is a world leading marine design enterprise. The company’s global reference list includes some of world’s most creative and prestigious projects, including Private Yachts, Explorer Ships and Ocean Liners. The team of 120 architects and designers in Sweden, Poland, Miami and Singapore create award winning designs that span from cutting edge contemporary to timeless and classic.

Tillberg Design of Sweden

WORKING WITH WORLD LEADING SHIPYARDS

LUXURY ADVENTURE TRAVEL

Cookson Adventures

Founded in 2009, Cookson Adventures has pioneered the concept of world firsts in luxury adventure travel. From organising the first manned submersible dive in Antarctica to carrying out crucial conservation work in the Galápagos Islands, the company is putting innovation at the heart of extraordinary journeys.

Through its worldwide network of dedicated experts including scientists, marine biologists, conservations, and award-winning photographers, adventures are designed for people with a curiosity and thirst for exploring without sacrificing the highest levels of comfort and safety

LUXURY SUBMARINES

Triton Submarines, LLC – Sebastian, Florida, USA

Triton Submarines is the world-leading private submersible manufacturer delivering luxury deep submersibles and tourist submarines to large private yachts, commercial tourism operations, the boutique cruise ship industry, marine research institutions, oil & gas, security, and archeological initiatives. The company senior staff has over 400 years of dedicated civil submarine experience with over 90 vehicles and Triton pilots have made over 30,000 dives in manned submersibles. Triton offers 11 different models and the brand is featured regularly in global news channels, in print, on-line and international TV networks having reached over 3.2 billion people in 2019 alone with an advertising equivalency of $65 million.

In 2011, a Triton 3300/3 piloted by a Triton senior pilot and staffed with scientists, documented a giant squid underwater for the first time in history which provided the basis for documentary specials by BBC, Discovery Channel and NHK. Triton’s filmed much of the 3-part Great Barrier Reef BBC Special as well as Blue Planet II, the latter becoming the most watched documentary in history. In 2015, Triton signed a contract to design and engineer the world’s deepest diving, fully certified manned submersible and in 2018-2019 the Triton 36,000/2 has successfully made dives to the deepest spot in each of the five oceans, including the deepest dives in human history to Challenger Deep at 10,928 meters (35,853 feet). The expedition will be the subject of a five part Discovery Channel series. In August 2019, Triton completed the first manned dives to RMS Titanic in 15 years, extensively documenting the wreck with 4k video for a National Geographic special to be released in 2020.

PAINT MANUFACTURER, SUPPLIER AND SPECIALISTS

AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. Experts in the proud craft of making paints and performance coatings, setting the standard in colour and protection since 1792. Their world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, AWLGRIP, Sikkens and Interpon to name a few – is trusted by customers around the globe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, they operate in over 80 countries and employs approximately 46,000 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high performance products and services our customers expect.

YACHT MANAGEMENT

Salt Superyacht Management

Delivering the ultimate in discreet, personal superyacht management, services & yacht Sales.

DPA/CSO YACHT SERVICES

SOLAS Yachts

‘SOLAS Yachts was established in April 2016 to provide a range of bespoke services to the Superyacht Industry. These range from providing temporary cover for those Management Companies with only one ‘Designated Person Ashore’ (DPA) and one ‘Company Security Officer’ (CSO) to random work place ‘Drug Testing.’

ASSET FINANCE

Arc & Co

‘Asset finance advisors focused on arranging funding for private clients who already own or are planning to buy yachts, business jets, classic cars and fine art.’

LAWYERS

Penningtons Manches Cooper

Thomas Cooper, a specialist law firm known for its work in shipping, maritime law, commodities trade and international arbitration, has merged with top 50 UK law firm Penningtons Manches. Shipping will remain a sector of core focus for the new combined business, which will be known as Penningtons Manches Cooper.

BRANDED UNIFORM & WORKWEAR – REFIT – NEW BUILD – UNIFORM MANAGEMENT

Taylor Made Designs (TMD) – complete Uniform and Workwear solutions for refit, new build projects and fleet management

‘Uniform Management and Consultancy. One source for all brands and requirements. Significant cost savings and efficiencies. UK based showroom. Stress free. Working with Build Captains & Crews, Owners Reps, Project Managers, Interior Managers & Consultants, Chief Stews, Pursers, Captains, Yards, Management Companies… anyone ordering uniform, workwear, branded gifts and event giveaways’.

YACHT REFIT/PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Palma Refit

Palma Refit, based in Mallorca, is a superyacht refit company offering refit solutions, technical support and valuable local knowledge. We extend a transparent, modern & flexible refit support structure tailored to specific refit requirements with an open book policy for substantial & undisguised cost savings.

FINE LINENS

Heirlooms

‘Blending the finest materials, creativity, skilled craftsmanship and meticulous attention to detail, for discerning clients who demand and expect the very best.’

AV & IT

Ideaworks – AV/IT/LIGHTING

‘We guide our clients through the complex and ever-changing maze of competing technologies. We design, install and support integrated systems around how they live their lives. The breadth of services we offer and the depth of experience we bring to a project are unrivalled throughout the industry.
Our focus is always on delivering the best long-term outcome for our clients. What does that look like? Effortlessly simple to use with rock-solid reliability.’

SURVEYORS

MaxTech Coatings Consultancy – Superyacht Paint Specialist Surveyor

‘Independent yacht paint specialist surveyor with nearly 40 years experience’

MARITIME SERVICES INTERNATIONAL

General Marine Surveyors & Training

‘Maritime Services Internationals marine surveyor offer a complete range of Marine Surveyor, Consultancy, Investigation and Legal support services for all types of floating vessel and structure. Established in 1992, they now service a global client base within the Marine, Legal and Film industries. With a network of marine surveyors in 37 countries, we are able to offer a truly fast and professional response worldwide.’

CREW TRAINING

Maritime training academy- General Marine Training

‘The backbone of safety and efficiency of ship operations rests on the people manning and operating the ships. It is our commitment that only the best trained talent is selected and retained to provide optimum service on board our managed vessels to achieve customer delight.’

YACHT CREW / RECRUITMENT

wilsonhalligan – Yacht Crew Recruitment

‘wilsonhalligan was formed in 2006 to provide exclusive yacht recruitment for superyachts and private households.

wilsonhalligan offers the latest yacht jobs and shore based jobs, for roles including Captains, Officers, Deckhands, Interior Crew, Engineering, ETO’s, Chefs and Household Staff.  We offer a personalised yacht recruitment service, tailored to our clients’ needs.’

INSURANCE

Have complete peace of mind, Spencer Buley work with the very best insurance providers in the business of luxury assets. From New Build, to Crew, Hull and P&I, one of our reputable insurance providers will ensure you are well looked after.

SECURITY & SECURITY SYSTEMS

Security to our Clients is a number one priority, from panic room design and installation to security systems, privacy surveillance using the latest technology and armed guards and divers. We work with the very best at all levels.

FOREIGN EXCHANGE

Monex Europe – Foreign exchange company

Monex Europe is the European arm of Monex Holdings Group, recognised as one of the largest commercial foreign exchange specialists in the world. Trading as a Group making $191bn in foreign exchange transactions per annum, Monex operates throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Africa. Focused on providing a secure, personalised, efficient and flexible trading service to help corporate and private clients mitigate currency risk.

MEDICAL

RDT, a Philips company

Tempus IC2 provides fast access to the medical help you trust should illness or injury strike incorporating the latest medical device technologies used in civilian critical care and demanding military applications. It transmits real-time voice, video and the critical vital signs routinely measured in an ER to land based doctors for the best remote diagnosis and treatment support available. Taking the guesswork out of a medical evacuation, with market-leading robustness, context-sensitive help screens and ease of use at its core. Tempus is the only fully integrated patient monitor of its kind designed and approved for non-medical and intermittent users and ensures you have the
best possible medical set up on board fulfilling your duty of care. Tempus technology is on board over 500+ superyachts, 2500+ aircraft and trusted by numerous militaries, shipping companies and governments.

BESPOKE INTERIOR AMBIENCES

Viveur – ‘Artisans of Ambience’

Viveur creates ‘ambiences’, total immersive experiences including control of temperature, humidity, airflow, scent, sound, colour and brightness. Working with shipyards, interior designers and project management companies, we aim to bring a fresh perspective to the superyacht market by designing the mechanical systems in harmony with the interior.

SOURCING ARTS & ANTIQUES

Etherantiques

Etherantqiues source arts, antiques and rare one of pieces for the worlds most discerning clients. Offering a completely personalized and private service.

RESIDENCE & CITIZENSHIP PLANNING

Henley & Partners

Henley & Partners is the global leader in residence and citizenship planning. Each year, hundreds of wealthy individuals and their advisors rely on their expertise and experience in this area. The firm’s highly qualified professionals work together as one team in over 30 offices worldwide.

WEALTH MANAGEMENT

Reedman Wealth Management

As a Chartered Financial Adviser and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Insurers, Tim Reedman of Reedman Wealth Management, a Partner Practice of St. James’s Place Wealth Management, offers expert financial advice to UK resident officers and crew. From crew starting out in the industry to senior officers with complex needs; with 28 years of industry experience, Tim’s technical knowledge and ongoing commitment to client care allow for smooth navigation through the complexities of long-term financial planning.

The Partner Practice is an Appointed Representative of and represents only St. James’s Place Wealth Management plc (which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority) for the purpose of advising solely on the Group’s wealth management products and services, more details of which are set out on the Group’s website www.sjp.co.uk/products. The ‘St. James’s Place Partnership’ and the titles ‘Partner’ and ‘Partner Practice’ are marketing terms used to describe St. James’s Place representatives.

LEADERSHIP, MANAGEMENT AND CREW COHESION SPECIALISTS

Crew-Glue

“Crew-Glue provide the finest leadership, management and crew cohesion training for super yachts, luxury resorts, private residences and estates.”

COMMUNICATIONS

MIMO Connect

MIMO Connect is a business constructed of experienced yacht connectivity professionals, with skill sets from shore side support, engineering and to onboard IT experience. MIMO Connect has been created to deliver robust and high speed 4G & VSAT connectivity to its clients, delivering real life and tested unrivalled speeds, security and user friendly systems. The bespoke aggregation as standard with each 4G device is configured to ensure maximum data delivery and user experience.

The technology was developed and deployed originally for the military, then moving into the public transport sector, banking and now maritime. The unit is military grade approved, therefore each unit is delivered with a 12 month warranty and option to extend by a further 4 years, a 5 year warranty is unheard of in the technology sector, but delivers confidence in the robustness of the system. Due to the conditions the unit has been built for, the versatility this delivers to the engineering team for installation is endless, giving the client choices rather than just the standard AVIT rack installation.

MIMO Connect, whilst a new business to the yacht sector, the team have years of real life land side and onboard connectivity experience. This experience is priceless to ensure all possible needs of the client have been thought out from onboard crew usage and system maintenance through to guest user experience, across both VSAT and 4G connectivity platforms.

Farfalla Marine

SUPERYACHT SALES & SUPPORT

Farfalla Marine Group

Bespoke superyacht services company with sales offices and dealerships in London, Hong Kong, Ho Chi Minh City, Halong Bay, Phnom Penh, Bangkok and Phuket

We are proud to represent Dominator Yachts and the superb Gulf Craft family of luxury yachts and recreational power boats in a number of countries around the world.

Farfalla Marine Group’s expertise and professional partners encompass all aspects of superyacht management and chartering, including crew placement and recruitment, insurance, yacht registration, administration and full logistical support from a dedicated team providing the highest level of support and guidance to owners and captains

All new yachts supplied through Farfalla Marine Group dealerships are delivered with a full 12 months Management Package, Advanced Crew Training and AGlaze marine sealant treatment, giving a higher resilience to UV damage and enhanced protection against the harsh conditions caused by sea and salt. At Farfalla Marine Group we pride ourselves on our exceptional customer service – a client once, a friend forever!

ART ON SUPERYACHTS AND ART EDUCATION

Pandora Art Services

Art On Superyachts is dedicated to the protection and preservation of owners’ valuable fine art in international waters. Our founder Pandora Mather-Lees, an Oxford-educated art historian, has 20 years of experience in the commercial arts and education sector globally

We are a training company and consultancy assisting with onboard art collections. Our clients are captains & crew, owners’ representatives, yacht managers, insurers, yards and industry professionals wishing to avoid costly accidents and legal prosecution as part of their responsibility to the owner.

Knowing the basics of art appreciation is a bonus for crew members. However, understanding materials and environmental damage are critical in preserving value. Onboard surveys are conducted for documentation, legal risk and insurance purposes.

The only Art Management course for yachts, The Practical Care of Art Collections is a vital tool to have in your portfolio of skills, since yachts over 40m were developed to onboard priceless feature pieces which sometimes exceed the value of the vessel itself.

Luxury Lifestyle Partners

LUXURY LIFESTYLE MEMBERSHIP

Privatus Club

PRIVATUS CLUB welcomes you to the world’s greatest golf courses and exclusive experiences beyond golf.

Privatus Club has partnered with Spencer Buley Group to provide the ultimate luxury lifestyle membership.

By joining Privatus Club, means you have immediate access and bypass membership to the most iconic, world class golf courses. All members need do is book and pay the ground fee.

Members gain global access to the worlds most exclusive private members clubs in major cities around the globe at no additional cost ‘Beyond 19’ – one membership gets you global access to all this and more.

Contact Chris Game, Privatus Club CEO, who can also explain more about the dedicated yacht memberships as well as individual memberships Privatus provide. chris@privatusclub.com +447393580273

EVENT MANAGEMENT

Raggy&Boo Events

Hampshire based creative agency offering Event Management Services that prides itself in offering the highest level of professionalism and creativity suitable for all budgets. With over ten years experience in creating events in the UK and abroad, Raggy&Boo Events has an abundance of experience, unique ideas and knowledge of the industry and venues to make events stand out.

JEWELLERY AND TIMEPIECES, LEATHER GOODS AND HOMEWARE

William & Son

There is a quite specific and especially British take on the finer things in life, and that is what William & Son has always been about. Our founder, William Asprey, a seventh generation member of the Asprey family, wanted to create a place with a commitment to excellence and authenticity, in all its forms, and that is what we have done. Each department has its own specialist, which means we can source and curate everything that we do. From the finest jewellery and timepieces, leather goods and homeware, impeccable clothing and accessories for the field.

We’re a place dedicated to using the highest quality British craftsmanship and materials, and most definitely to the charms of unexpected innovations. That’s why we partner with every new generation of artists, artisans and designers, to ensure that traditional crafts not only survive, but are constantly reinvigorated. From unique commissions to personalisation. From something to make a celebration, large or small, always rather more than routine. By remaining true to our founding principles, we’ve earned a Royal Warrant, an international reputation and, most importantly, a loyal clientele who visit us at our home in central Mayfair.

LUXURY SIMULATION

Pro Racing Simulators Limited

Pro Racing Simulators Limited was founded in 2012 with the goal of supplying turnkey simulation packages to both business and consumer sectors. We offer an extensive ‘off-the-shelf’ product range but specialise in bespoke luxury installations. At our core is our highly skilled team of designers and engineers who are focused on tailoring the perfect product for a client’s requirements. PRS is at the forefront of simulation technology and design. Our client list features some of the world’s biggest brands who trust us to deliver the ultimate in performance, build quality and ease of use.

MEDIA PARTNERS

Superyacht TV is the first international television channel dedicated to the world of luxury yachts, broadcasting from Monaco to the World. This unique channel offers exciting coverage on superyachts, including features on their designers and creators, tenders and toys, events and super socials, exclusive yachting destinations and every luxurious element of life-on-board. Superyacht TV is free-to-view and fully supported by the yachting industry. Watch us on satellite, on cable and online at www.superyacht.tv

SuperYachtTimes.com is the leading superyacht website, updated daily with the most relevant and interesting superyacht news and information. In addition, we also publish the quarterly newspaper, The SuperYacht Times, in which we provide readers around the world with compelling superyacht stories and unique features from some of the industry’s most influential players, all accompanied by crisp, fresh photography.

Superyacht Charities

Always looking to give back and leave the planet in a better condition than when we entered, Spencer Buley Groups first chosen charity of choice is the Superyacht Charities which we wish to continue to support long term and invite our members to the charities fabulous events throughout the course of the year.