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    TYHA & MIA Launch new Global Gold Anchor Scheme at METS


    The Global Gold Anchor Scheme was launched at METS on 18 November and followed by a formal signing ceremony in London. The initiative is a joint venture between The Yacht Harbour Association (TYHA) and the Marina Industries Association (MIA) to bring together their respective Gold Anchor marina accreditation schemes. TYHA and MIA announced the commitment to the joint scheme in November 2014. Since then the parties have worked to develop the single global scheme combining the best features of …
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    Superior addition to Koki Fish Markets

    Four ultra-modern pontoons and gangways have made their way from Superior Jetties’ Gold Coast factory to the coast of Papua New Guinea, where they make a daily difference to the lifestyle and livelihoods of the locals.
    The Koki fish market is a Port Moresby landmark, adjacent to a busy produce market and a stone’s throw from the fascinating stilt village of Wanigela, hovering above the water of Collingwood Bay.
    Koki was an important Allied staging point during World War II, …
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    Superior Group Newsletter August/September

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    Waterscape shines at SIBS | Superior Scholarship | Superior bolsters Engineering division | Dux Anchorage celebrates great access | Chowder Bay | Melbourne Water | Broadwater Parklands Stage 3 | Boatstep

    Waterscape shines at SIBS

    The Superior team presented Waterscape at the recent Sydney International Boat Show, hosting a soiree with Pommery Champagne and Palm Products, and catering by Nick’s Seafood, for clients, contacts and media. Waterscape and its range of complementary rotomoulded furniture received …
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    Marina Scholarship Winners are Grinners

    The Marina Industries Association (MIA) is pleased to announce the winners of two scholarships for its forthcoming Advanced Marina Management and Intermediate Marina Management Courses to be help in Sydney and the Gold Coast. The courses are conducted annually by the MIA and recognised internationally through the Global Marina Institute.
    The winner of the Bellingham Marine Advanced Marina Management Scholarship is Juanita Erskine. She has been in the marina industry for 12 years and Harbour Master at Hope Harbour Marina …
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    Waterscape by Superior scoops Good Design Award

    Up against the marketing might of well-known global brands, Waterscape by Superior has been awarded the Good Design Award in the Lifestyle & Sport category at the Good Design Awards ceremony and gala dinner, 29 May 2015 at Darling Harbour.
    The Good Design Award® is regarded as one of the most coveted awards for design and innovation in the world. Entries must represent excellence in design at every level where judges carefully consider various factors including innovation, quality, functionality, sustainability …
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    Superior adds EDGE II to Birkenhead Point Marina

    A landmark within Sydney Harbour, Birkenhead Point Marina in Drummoyne is the largest privately owned floating marina on Sydney Harbour comprising 187 berths. Just 10 minutes by road or water to the Sydney CBD and an easy 30 minutes cruising to Sydney Heads, it is unique in its location adjoining a shopping centre, just off Victoria Road, one of the busiest arterial roads in New South Wales.
    Superior Jetties secured the job of refurbishing the marina and boardwalk at this …
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    Superior wins 2014 ISS Excellence in Innovation Award for Waterscape

    Waterscape by Superior has taken out the Innovation Award at the 2014 International Superyacht Society (ISS) Awards of Distinction. Representing superlative achievement with a focus on sustainability, the awards were presented 29 October at the 24th Anniversary of ISS’s Awards Gala in Fort Lauderdale, Florida during the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
    The Excellence in Innovation Award was accepted by David Hogan, son of Superior CEO, John and Jackie Hogan in front of an international audience of yachting brands and dealers, …
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    Exhibitor Space Filling Fast for 2014 Gold Coast International Marine Expo

    Exhibitor sites at the Gold Coast International Marine Expo are filling fast – already more than 60% of available space has been secured for Australia’s only “Working Boat Show” from October 17-19.
    Event and Marketing Manager Emma Milne said there had been a huge influx of registrations since exhibitor applications opened just over two months ago, confirming early indications that the 2014 Expo is shaping up as the most successful yet.
    “That’s a really fantastic response,” said Ms Milne. “This …
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    Gold Coast International Marine Expo helps Sailability grant FREEDOM

    There’s just one word that reminds Paul Dinniss why he first volunteered for Sailability Gold Coast: “FREEDOM”!
    “It’s the look of freedom on the faces of our clients when they are out on the water,” says Mr Dinniss, the charity’s current president. “It’s a great leveller – they are out of their restrictive world and they can be their own person – with the wind and the water on their side, they can do anything!”
    Hundreds of people have tasted …
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    Thrilling new Jetovator set for its Australian launch at Gold Coast International Marine Expo

    The world’s latest exciting water sports craze is set for its Australian launch both into and above the water at the Gold Coast International Marine Expo from October 17-19.
    The not-for-profit event’s organisers have confirmed that the Jetovator – the new personal water craft accessory that combines the acrobatic aptitudes of an aircraft with simplicity of riding a motorbike – will be featured for the first time in the southern hemisphere at the three-day Expo – Australia’s only “Working Boat …
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    Exhibitor applications open for 2014 Gold Coast International Marine Expo

    Applications have now opened for exhibitors to secure their space at the 2014 Gold Coast International Marine Expo – Australia’s only “Working Boat Show” – from October 17-19.
    Organisers of the not-for-profit Expo say it will again be an exhibition of all things aquatic and expect this year’s crowd will surpass last year’s record 21,000 people.
    “Already over 25 per cent of last year’s exhibitors have confirmed their spaces for this year and we will have many new attractions,” said …
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    Stand Up Paddle Board Hire

    Superior Watersports and Southport Yacht Club Hollywell branch have teamed up to offer a range of paddle boards for hire from $15.00 per hour. The Superior Stand Up Paddle Board is constructed using the latest rotomoulding plastic technics, which makes this board virtually indestructible. If you are in the market for a SUP we recommend you head on down to the SYC Hollywell location located behind Runaway Bay Marina and try it out.
     
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    New Safety Handrail System

    Superior has recently launched a brand new innovative safety handrail system called the EDGE, the EDGE is a rotomoulded seamless upright that comes in high visibility colours and can be installed in a matter of minutes. The EDGE is available to buy in kit form for the Superior UMD module range and will be available soon with a concrete mount and scaffold mount options.
    Standing 1.0m tall this product meets Australian and New Zealand standards and can be installed in …
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    Superior receives ISO 9001:2008 accreditation

    Superior has recently been audited and presented with the accreditation for ISO 9001:2008 from SAI Global. Superior, based at Arundel on the Gold Coast, has been in business for over 25 years.
    Superior manufactures and installs marine berthing systems throughout Australia and internationally, in addition to specialist industrial flotation systems for the energy and natural resource sectors.
    Superior’s Quality Management System is a software based program that graphically represents all the flowcharts and processes used to deliver quality assurance to …
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    Exciting new attractions dive into the 2013 Gold Coast International Marine Expo

    The 2013 Gold Coast International Marine Expo is brimming with new attractions including the Expo High Divers presented by JSW Powersports and the Club Marine cooking show with Bart Beek to name but a few.
    For the first time in Expo’s three year meteoric history there will be a range of seminars and demonstrations from wooden boat construction through to fiberglass construction of a new Riviera, as well as the immensely popular 50 Tonne Travel Lift Demonstration, and Quintrex factory …
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