Couach obtains the contract from SNSM
The Couach shipyard, based in Gujan-Mestras, renowned for its large pleasure yachts and military interceptors, has been selected by the SNSM to renew its rescue fleet. Together with naval architect Frederic Neuman, he won the competition against the Grand Large group and architect Pierre Delion. The contract for 70 boats in 10 years is currently under negotiation.
New acquisition for Alliance Marine
The French leader in equipment for pleasure boating and professional marine, the Alliance Marine group, continues to expand. He announced the acquisition of the Marseille-based company Sogeric. The marine paint distributor, which represents Akzo Nobel and the antifouling brand International, includes VDM-Reya, a subsidiary of Alliance Marine.
Solitaire du Figaro is looking for a sponsor
The 50th edition of the Solitaire du Figaro also marks the end of the partnership between the famous ocean racing event and the medical company Urgo. The organizers, OC Sport - Penduick, indicate that they are looking for a title partner for 2020 and subsequent editions.
April Marine signs with the Grand Pavois
April Marine has announced that it will become the major partner of the fishing area and the Grand Pavois Fishing competition. The yacht insurer is pursuing an approach that began with the sponsorship of a team of fishermen during the 2018 edition of the competition.
Les Sables d'Olonne on board to buy the Golden Globe Race
The city of Les Sables d'Olonne and its agglomeration have confirmed the hosting of the 2nd edition of the round the world sailing race in the traditional way. The local authorities also raised the possibility of buying the Golden Globe Race from Ocean Frontier Pty Ltd, for a total of 450,000 .