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Hurricane Action Plan with Bluewater | Week 25

Hurricane Season is Here   The Superyacht Services team at Bluewater Books & Charts has prepared a brand new Hurricane Action Plan to allow us to assist you from our Fort Lauderdale, USA or London, UK offices in the event that you need electronic or paper charts and digital or paper publications to reposition your […]

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Outfitting your Tender for the Med | Week 24

Outfitting your tender for the Med  Derived from official charts and private sources to provide navigational aids, spot soundings, depth contours, tides and currents, and detailed harbors and marinas. Detailed offshore coastal coverage of the Mediterranean Sea and the Iberian Peninsula make this the perfect choice for you tender.   Garmin’s VEU723L for Southern Europe is […]

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Get Involved: World Oceans Day | Week 23

“Our Oceans, Our Future”   World Ocean’s Day helps bring awareness to the public about the horrifying impact of plastic pollution and ways in which we can help restore the seas we love, and protect it from further harm.   WorldOceansDay.org has compiled an event list so that you can get involved no matter what part […]

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Cruising the Mediterranean | Week 22

Cruising the Med?   Preparing for your summer season in the Mediterranean is quite the task considering the vast array of charts British Admiralty has released recently. Luckily Bluewater has the tools to assist finding the charts you need.   All Mediterranean BA Charts Imray Charts, Guides & Electronic Charts   Admiralty NP131 Catalog Pages:   E […]

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NEW Pacific Superyacht Services Guide | Week 21

  New Superyacht Services Guide to the Pacific Superyacht Services has released a new guide specifically for the Pacific which includes recommended services for ports and cruising destinations from Panama, the Pacific Coast of the Americas, the Pacific Islands to New Zealand, East Coast of Australia, Papua New Guinea and Palau… some well known areas, others more […]

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NEW ISM Code from IMO | Week 20

  New ISM Code with Guidelines for Implementation Bluewater Superyacht Services is pleased to announce the publication by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) of the new International Safety Management (ISM) Code. The New 2018 edition of the ISM Code with Guidelines for its Implementation is an important publication that can assist Captains and Officers of […]

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Flags, Flags, and more Flags! | Week 19

  Update your Flags with Bluewater As you prepare for your summer cruising season Bluewater Superyacht Services can assist in your outfitting with a huge selection of ensigns, courtesy flags and signal flags. Bluewater carries the highest quality flags in a variety of materials and sizes to suit your needs. European & Mediterranean Flags Canadian […]

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Requirements for the Panama Canal | Week 18

  British Admiralty has announced important changes to charts required to transit the Panama Canal. Effective 26th April 2018 the 3 UKHO charts for the canal are being cancelled and replaced by 5 charts published by the Panama Canal Authority. CP 1 Panama Canal Atlantic Entrance and Ports CP 2 Panama Canal North Gatun Lake […]

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Medical Services by MSOS | Week 17

MSOS is the only Offshore Medical Service with a Hands on Approach   Bluewater is partnered with the UK based  Medical Support Off Shore (MSOS) to work with them in selling and maintaining the MSOS line of medical kits on board yachts. MSOS works with Bluewater Superyacht coordinators to advise customers on selecting the right medical […]

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Heading to Canada? | Week 16

Heading to Canada? CHS Charts are now Print on Demand at Bluewater Bluewater is an official distributer of CHS charts and now has print on demand capabilities. There is no longer a need to wait for shipping from across the country. In addition to carrying the entire CHS catalog of charts, we also carry CHS Sailing Directions and CHS Tide […]

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