B&G has been appointed an Official Sponsor by Skandia Team GBR and is supplying a complete suite of electronics for the RIB that will work with the crews to help them prepare for major events in Weymouth and Portland – the venue for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic sailing competitions.
The winner of the “BMEA Product of the Year”, sponsored by Boating Business was B&G’s new Zeus multi-function navigation system. Designed specifically for sailing, Zeus provides sailors with easy access to unique features for sailing navigation and allows total control of navigation on-board.
As METS closed on 18th November, the numbers looked good. This year the show boasted more exhibitors than previous years with 1,320 companies exhibiting, of which 190 were METS virgins. There was also a record number of visitors streaming through the doors with 18,861 people from around the globe coming to check out what’s new for next year, during this three day event. So, what was on offer from the marine electronics sector?