Archive for the ‘Bridge Briefing’ Category


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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Chart Correction and Storage | Week 15

Chart Correction and Storage Have you begun preparing for the upcoming season? We have space open on our chart correction schedule if you need your charts analyzed and corrected for the upcoming season. Not enough space to store your offseason charts and publications on board? We can store them in our air conditioned and fully insured locations […]

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New Marshall Island Requirements | Week 14

Marshall Island Requirements for Medical Care On Board Ship and Ashore The Republic of the Marshall Islands has issued Marine Notice 7-042-1 which lists the medical products and equipment you must have on board. The Marine Notice inlcudes all of the forms you need on board as well as a list of required publications. The following publications must be carried […]

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Palm Beach Boat Show is Here! | Week 13

Visit Bluewater at the 2018 Palm Beach Boat Show at Clematis Tent 531 The 2018 Palm Beach Boat Show is finally here! It’s one of the largest Boat Shows in the country and Bluewater will be there at Clematis Tent 531 for the entire show. Stop by and speak with Toni Barber, our Bluewater Sales Representative. […]

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New Publications NP136 Volumes 1 & 2 | Week 12

New NP136: Ocean Passages for the World supports the planning of deep-sea voyages on most major routes, with details of weather, currents, ice hazards and distances between major ports. Previously condensed into one volume, this new set of NP136 contains far more detail than the outgoing edition. Ocean Passages for the World includes: -Individual chapters covering […]

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New Garbage Record Books from Cayman and MCA | Week 11

New amendments to MARPOL Annex V come into effect 1st March 2018. These amendments have resulted in changes to placards, garbage management plans, and garbage record books. These record books are required for record keeping of all garbage, discharges, incinerations and more. Cayman Island Shipping Registry Garbage Record Book 2018 (Available 12th March) MCA Garbage […]

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Important NEW BA Chart for the West Indies | Week 10

The new BA 2943, published 1st March, 2018, replaces BA 486 and BA 1218 for the Caribbean. The chart has a 1:1,000,000 scale of the West Indies and covers Honduras, Jamaica, and Cuba. To order this chart please contact your Bluewater Superyacht Coordinator or email largeyacht@bluewaterweb.com       Publications – Week 10  / 2018 […]

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Off the Beaten Track | Week 9

  Were you able to catch the Yacht Info Seminar at the Miami Yacht Show this weekend? The expert panel of yachtsmen spoke about taking the road less traveled to destinations such as Antarctica, Papua New Guinea, Patagonia, Indonesia, Fiji, and highlighted cruising the Northwest Passage, including to Newfoundland and Greenland. As a perfect example, click […]

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New Edition Grand Bahama Island | Week 8

    We are pleased to offer the new BA 398 which includes Freeport Roads, Grand Bahama Island, and Freeport Harbour.   The latest edition of BA 398 has been fully revised to account for the strong hurricane season.   To order this chart or any other BA charts or publications please contact your Bluewater Superyacht Coordinator or […]

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