Yacht Essentials

Chris Clifford recommends his essential products and services for the coming season in 2024

Clean air engineering! XEAMOS provides bespoke solutions for emission reduction of combustion engines for marine and non-road applications. They design, build and test the systems inhouse. This gives the flexibility and enables the team to create bespoke solutions for every setup. XEAMOS are experts on the topic of emission legislation and ready to put their knowledge into practice. The products include Dual Exhaust After Treatment Systems with Fuel Burner and Electric Heater, as well as Zero Soot and Zero NOx products. Established in 2000, Xeamos has become an industry leader in the highly specialised field of emission-reducing solutions that directly or indirectly contribute to a better environment. Clean air is the source of life for people and planet, and Xeamos innovation helps create a healthier world. They install ‘Emission After Treatment’ systems and make what suits you as a client best and the project at hand. This includes all aspects of IMO TIER III and EU Stage V legislation.
For more details Tel: +31 24 648 6015 or visit www.xeamos.com

MDBL Medical Insurance

Moore Dixon Brokers Limited
Since 2012, Moore Dixon Brokers Limited has provided health and medical insurances for superyacht crew. Moore Dixon Brokers offers the well-established Superyacht Crew Medical Insurance Plan (SCP) and now the Essentials Plan, a lower cost option to the SCP. Still rich in benefits, great client support and as always, a dedicated case manager. All case managers have over 10 years’ experience with Moore Dixon Brokers, which has an enviable renewal rate of over 98% year on year. Moore Dixon Brokers is part of Moore Dixon in the Isle of Man and Gibraltar, part of the Moore Global network with 609 offices across 112 countries. Moore Dixon Brokers is registered by the Isle of Man Financial Services Authority and has been ISO:9001 certified since 2018. 
For more details Tel: +44 (0)1624 662020
or visit www.mdbl.im

Spinera Professional Aquapark Pirates Rock delivers endless fun for mid-size yachts. Designed with both kids and adults in mind, this aquapark module offers an array of thrilling activities that guarantee endless fun on the open waters. It provides a complete entertainment package for children of all ages with the opportunity to slide, climb and jump. Let their imaginations run wild as they conquer the obstacle and splash into the refreshing waters below. This aquapark is also a perfect addition to enhance your yacht experience and complement other elements you may have as part of an extended beach deck. Set sail and create unforgettable memories with the Spinera Professional Aquapark Pirates Rock. Length: Tower 290 cm (incl. slide 410 cm), Width: tower 250 cm, Height: Tower 259 cm, quick to inflate and easy to pack down and store onboard.
For more details Tel: +49 8035 96 39 29
or visit www.spinera.com


With over 100 fine ships to their name, KM Yachtbuilders has established a strong reputation as a leading builder of outstanding explorer yachts. They stand for uncompromising craftsmanship and exceptional quality, which is why all the ships are built in-house, from A to Z. As one of the few complete shipyards left in the world, they hold all boat-building disciplines under one roof. Each department has its own expertise. Each expertise its very own specialists. Besides building new yachts, KM Yachtbuilders specialises in giving new life to yachts through refits, repair, maintenance, and finishing vessels of up to 100 feet. With a single contact point backed up by an experienced team of 50+ professionals, attention is given to not only the quality of the work, but also the experience throughout.
For more details Tel: + 31 (0)515 233 000 or visit www.kmyachtbuilders.com


The Isle of Man Ship Registry (IOMSR) is one of the world’s leading registers of ships and superyachts. With in-house technical expertise, IOMSR provides advice and regulatory oversight for ships and yachts, in a pragmatic and commercially sensitive manner. IOMSR offers high quality service at low cost. With 24/7 response and a growing network of surveyors they provide support to operations in a competitive global space. IOMSR became the first flag state in the world to reduce registration fees for commercial yachts and ships deploying green technology. IOMSR offers a 15% reduction on their annual registration fee for commercial vessel owners investing in biofuel, alternative fuels, fuel reduction and propulsion energy saving and/or shore-side energy technology.
For more details Tel: +44 (0)1624 688500
or visit www.iomshipregistry.com


With extensive experience as yacht captains and engineers, the puRO team has innovatively crafted a cutting-edge dock (fresh) water treatment system that guarantees impeccable water quality on board. Distinguishing itself from conventional water softeners, puRO utilises a full automation capability using Reverse Osmosis membranes all packed in a compact sleek design. This state-of-the-art technology not only saves considerable time for the crew but also consistently delivers outstanding results during every rinse or washdown. With a high production capacity of over 500 litres per minute, this system guarantees a constant supply of pure water on board at all times.
For more details Tel: +97 2542262494 or visit www.puro-systems.com

Spectro | Jet-Care

Spectro | Jet-Care are leaders in oil, fuel and hydraulic fluid laboratory analysis for the global superyacht industry and have a 47 year history of specialist knowledge and precision laboratory analysis services. Considered the ‘go to’ lab for the analysis of oil, hydraulic fluid, fuel, coolant and fire suppression water samples the superyacht focused service is available from ISO 17025:2017 accredited, laboratories based in the UK, USA and Switzerland. They also hold yacht management condition monitoring surgeries, have a strategic partnership with software platform provider, IDEA Data Solutions GmbH.
For more details Tel: +44 (0) 1256 704000
or visit www.spectro-oil.com

Yachtbeach Superior Pools redefine luxury on the open waters. The superior pool 8.20 measures an impressive 820 x 616 cm, while the superior pool 6.16 offers a slightly smaller yet equally luxurious option at 616 x 616 cm. Both pools feature a main pool for swimming with a protecting mesh and a small splash pool for family fun. Crafted with dropstitch technology, they ensure durability and stability even in rough waters. Yachtbeach also offers the fitting platform and toydock for these pools to expand your own water island. Elevate your aquatic adventures with the Yachtbeach Superior Pools.
For more details Tel: +49 17618 14 88 36 or visit www.theyachtbeach.com


With over 50 years’ experience in textile manufacturing in the world of luxury, Beltrami specialise in made-to-measure projects. Their bespoke service and flexible production chain allow the experienced workforce to create unique products, specially designed for each of their customers, even in very small quantities. The signature Autentica Fibra di Legno Beltrami, a complete range of bed and bath linen, obtained from the whitest core of birch wood from North European forests, is the ultimate luxury and sustainable solution for the marine environment. The Art of Made in Italy since 1965.
For more details Tel: +39 035 71 63 15 or visit www.beltrami.it


The 60 Open by Delta Powerboats delivers outstanding control, comfort and efficiency. This all carbon fibre chase tender has a range of 450nm and beyond at 30 knots cruise speed. The exterior arrangement includes social areas with seating for up to 20 passengers while the interior holds accommodation for six guests with a spacious owner’s stateroom forward along with two amidship twin or optional double cabins. The 60 Open is powered by twin Volvo IPS-800 or triple Mercury V12-600.
For more details Tel: +46 (0)8 667 21 40 or visit www.deltapowerboats.se