Freight And Project Cargo Forwarding With Ace Trading & Logistics

Ace Trading & Logistics is an independent, privately owned company, which has been active in the international market. The company boasts of an all-round expertise in the field of Freight and Project Cargo Forwarding, with a core competency in the end-to-end movement of Heavy Lift and ODCs. The company also offers ship support services and…

Go Green with Natural Boat Cleaning Solutions

Keeping your boat clean is important but many boat cleaning products can be toxic and harm your boat as well as the environment and marine life. Fortunately, natural options are available to protect your boat and the waters it travels through. Green cleaning alternatives have been accepted all over and there are lots of good…

Dazzling Yacht: Restoring the Shine to Fiberglass

The outer surface of a fiberglass boat is normally a special resin called gelcoat. Gelcoat has little structural value – the underlying laminates of resin-saturated glass fabric provide that but gelcoat protects the hull and gives it its color and shine. When the gelcoat was originally sprayed into the hull mold, it-like any gel-took on…

Checkpoints While Dry Docking Your Boat

With boating season winding down, it’s time to start thinking about protecting your valuable investment. As with many things, the amount of time and effort you are willing to invest in maintaining your boat will have a definite impact on your boat’s performance next season. With proper investment now, you’ll save time, effort and even…

Caring For Your Sails

Caring for your sails ashore will maximise the life of your sail afloat. Before you store sails for an extended period you should prepare them correctly and inspect them for damage. We recommend that your sails should be serviced, washed and dried at the end of the season. Cleaning Sails • Clean sails on a…

How To Get Rid Of An Old Boat

Ever wonder what happens to boats when they get old? When a yacht has been pre-owned several times until it can be of use no more, what are the options an owner has in discarding it? You’ve probably never driven past or even heard of a boat junkyard. We’ve all seen a couple of storage yards…

Are You ‘Boat Smart’ Enough To Handle Power Boating?

Power boating is a fun and relaxing hobby so long as your boat is seaworthy and ready to launch. Simple checks can help make sure that it’s both. As one of the more powerful crafts on the water, you need to know when to give way and when it’s your right to stand on course…

How To Buy A Used Boat Without Getting Ripped Off!

Used boats, pre-owned boats, hidden treasure, yachts with experience! Whatever you call them, they are boats that someone else owned before. We all have the fears and nightmares of buying “used” and getting someone else’s problems. In reality a “useful” boat can be a very good deal—if you know what to look for and what to…

Incredibly Long-Lasting & Stable – BIC Boats For India

BIC Sport has been manufacturing water sport products for over 30 years. Long before ‘eco-friendly’ was a buzzword we began developing “clean” manufacturing processes by recycling wherever possible, eliminating gas emissions and conserving energy and water. From start to end of life-cycle, BIC Sport products are thoughtfully produced with preserving the environment we all share…

The Seabin Is Here To Tackle The Plastic Soup!

The ocean is filled with eight million tonnes of rubbish – enough to fill five carrier bags for every foot of coastline on the planet. But a new invention could tackle this problem, one port at a time. A pair of surfers from Perth, Australia, has invented a ‘floating bin’ that automatically sucks rubbish floating on the…

Tips For Boaters – How To Use Your Boat More Efficiently

We know that even the most seasoned boater has things to learn, so we put some interesting facts together to help boost your boating knowledge. We would love to have input from you also, so please feel free to add anything you have learned over the years in the comments below! A few first pointers…

Boat Storage Facilities Go Vertical With Latest Technology!

A marina often suffices and offers safe berthing of boats but many times indoor rack storage is desired by boat owners and marinas to protect vessels from extreme weather conditions. A machine launches boats which are stored in a dry-stack storage facility using forklifts, or boats which are towed on a trailer boat to the launching…

Boat Water Spot Removal Suggestions

You can wash and wax your boat all you want but it seems those pesky little water spots are inevitable. While regular washing, drying with a soft towel, and waxing are great ways to help prevent spots, there are measures you can take to remove them when they do appear. Before use of any of…

Detailing For Yachts With Meherab Vakil

We’ve all heard of detailing for cars, Meherab Vakil now introduces it for yachts! Get your boats looking spick and span, just the way they did when you first purchased them. Maintenance companies offer antifouling and all kinds of protection for the exterior of your boat, but what about the other areas? The interiors, the…

Choose The Right Boat Cover To Protect Your Boat

A good boat cover protects your boat by reducing moisture or sun damage coming in from the environment. The number one enemy of the interior of boats in the off season is moisture, second only to damage from sunlight. Boat covers with Ultra Violet coating can prevent the harsh rays of the sun from causing…

Monsoon Storage & Maintenance For Boats In India

Each year the fair season for boating begins around the 1st week of October and lasts till the end of May due to withdrawal of the south west monsoon in October and the arrival of the south west monsoon in early June. The boats during fair weather season (Oct to May) are moored in the…

Yacht Maintenance Checklist For The Monsoons

The boating season is winding down and it is time to start thinking about protecting your valuable recreational asset. The time and effort you spend now will have a definite effect on your boat’s performance, or lack of it, and certainly save you time, effort and money come next season. You should remember that your…

Do I Need A New Sail?

Your Sailmaker designed the ideal sail shape for your boat, the type of sailing you enjoy and your local conditions. The design was based on using a cloth that best suited your application when new. Over time your cloth has deteriorated, reducing its ability to resist the stretching forces on your sail and so loosing…

Litmus Starts Off With Repairs Of Boats & OBMs

Litmus Marine has recently expanded to offer a well equipped workshop for all kinds of yacht maintenance. They undertake AMCs for repair and maintenance of boats, obms and jetties. They have the largest display of Bumpers, Docks and boats they deal in. Pollycraft and Fun-Yak boats are available in India with Litmus Marine. Litmus Marine…