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Admiralty Law, Anchors / Mooring Systems, Atmospheric Diving Systems, Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUV), CAD/CAM, Cargo Handling, Chemicals & Coatings, Classification Society, Coatings/Corrosion Control /Surface Prep, Corporate Communications, Crew/Personnel Management, Deck Equipment, Deck Equipment, Diving (Commercial), Diving Equipment, Dredging, Environmental / Emissions, Equipment (Below Deck), Hardware (Marine), Human Resources, Hydrographic equipment, Information Technology, Instrumentation, Lighting (Marine/Underwater), Machinery, Maintenance, Maritime Regulations and standards, Marketing (Marine), Naval Architecture/Marine Engineering, Navigation / Communication Equipment, Offshore Structures, Oceanography, Operations, Propulsion, Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs), Renewable Energy, Salvage, Security Services & Systems, Sensors & Transducers, Ship/Boat building and Repair, Shipboard Electronics & Automation, Simulators & Trainers, Software Sonar & Radar, Subsea Engineering, Subsea Structures, Subsea Robotics, Telemetry Systems, Transponders, Underwater Materials, Underwater Vehicles (manned), Vessels, Barges, Cargo ships, Cable ships, Dredgers, Fishing vessels (commercial), Ice breakers, Lake freighters, Military vessels, Offshore supply/crew ships, Passenger ships, Pilot boats, Police/fire boats, Pushboats, Rescue boats, Research vessels, Salvage vessels, Survey vessels, Tugboats, Utility vessels, Waste Treatment Systems, Weather Routing

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USN

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BRANSOM BEAN



THE BUSINESS OF SUPERYACHTS - BRANSOM BEAN

WHEN IS A PETERBILT LIKE A SUPERYACHT?

Posted to THE BUSINESS OF SUPERYACHTS - BRANSOM BEAN (by bransom bean) on December 14, 2009

I just discovered that December is actually quite a nice time to be in Monaco. The temperatures are certainly fresher than during the Monaco Yacht Show in September. And those supermodels hanging on the arms of their chubby, balding, middle-aged escorts seem to be somewhere else…

WHAT’S IT ALL ABOUT, WARREN?

Posted to THE BUSINESS OF SUPERYACHTS - BRANSOM BEAN (by bransom bean) on December 5, 2009

It’s been an ironic couple of weeks for superyachts and frankly, I don’t quite know what to make of it all. First Warren Buffett bought BNSF www.bnsf.com , then Nordhavn www.nordhavn.com finally sold it’s first 120 foot long, er, “trawler” joining…

WHEN THE DREAM GOES CRITICAL

Posted to THE BUSINESS OF SUPERYACHTS - BRANSOM BEAN (by bransom bean) on November 23, 2009

This according to the 14 November TELEGRAPH ( THE London TELEGRAPH that is www.telegraph.co.uk , not to be confused with the Macon, Georgia, USA TELEGRAPH www.macon.com ). The piece suggests that Abramovich is a perhaps a mite peeved that his…

SOVIET SUPERYACHTS IN THE SNOW

Posted to THE BUSINESS OF SUPERYACHTS - BRANSOM BEAN (by bransom bean) on November 14, 2009

Not much gets past my Rottweiler Spam Filter. But no matter how many times I classify the sender as “SAFE”, messages from the NRA (National Rifle Association) somehow always have to be rescued. Conversely, once in a while my faithful spam filter…

PERHAPS SOME SUPERYACHT THINGS NEVER WILL CHANGE

Posted to THE BUSINESS OF SUPERYACHTS - BRANSOM BEAN (by bransom bean) on November 7, 2009

Nestled in the sunset’s shadow cast by Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains, Nelly’s Ford,  (NOT referring not to a certain “un-stimulussed” US auto maker), Virginia, USA is just about as un-nautical place as you can be unless you count Sperry Marine’s…