2019 PVA Great Lakes Region Meeting
October 23-25, 2019
Hotel Chicago Downtown, Autograph Collection
NFF top 10 finalists named
Moviemakers were hard at work the past 11 months crafting their Nordhavn films. In the end, there were 18 submissions to the Nordhavn Film Festival, which our panel of judges have narrowed down to 10. The movies competing for the title of Best Nordhavn Film are:
|Adventures In Nordhavn Comfort||Jim Frantz|
|A Nordhavn Love Story||Nicole Potter and Cody Sheehy|
|Aurora Saves||Denzil Baynes|
|Beyond Convention||Dougal Gardyne|
|Captain Andy & Friends||Gordon Turner and Nigel Macleod|
|Father to Son: A Legacy of Adventure||Adam Paskowitz|
|Flotilla, Fever and Smack: Collective Terms in
the Cruising World
|Our Nordhavn Life||Elizabeth Krenke|
|VivieRae II||Jean de Ridder|
|When Dreams Align||Brooke Palmer|
We recently had the opportunity to visit Elbow Cay, it is a gorgeous location with wonderful people. We wish them and the people of the Bahama’s the best in recovery efforts and hope to return soon. Should anyone be interested in donating, we recommend checking out Bahamas.com/relief for organizations the ministry is working with.
WheelHouse to exhibit at Newport, RI Charter Show
Celebrating more than 35 years in existence, the Newport Charter Yacht Show is a showcase of luxury charter yachts alongside a display of ancillary goods and services for the charter industry. This four-day event is dedicated exclusively to yacht charter professionals; agents, owners, brokers and captains in the dynamic, picturesque setting of Newport, Rhode Island. The Newport Charter Yacht Show is produced by Newport Shipyard, also the host to the Newport Brokerage Boat Show held concurrently with the Newport International Boat Show each September.
WheelHouse will be attending the 2019 University-National Oceanographic Laboratory System (UNOLS) Research Vessel Operators Committee Meeting (RVOC), which is being hosted by Scripps Institution of Oceanography.
WheelHouse provides an easy-to-use interface to manage maintenance related activities on a single vessel or fleet. This powerful vessel maintenance system enables the owner/operator; captain; crew; or engineer to maintain the material condition of their vessels using comprehensive Planned Maintenance that link documents, special tools, and required parts to the task. WheelHouse is a Software as a Service (Saas) application on cloud technology with off-line syncing operation through WheelHouse Underway. WheelHouse is utilized by a number of Universities in the UNOLS program to support the maintenance of their fleets.
(UNOLS) is an organization of 59 academic institutions and National Laboratories involved in oceanographic research and joined for the purpose of coordinating oceanographic ships’ schedules and research facilities. One of the primary functions of UNOLS is to ensure the efficient scheduling of scientific cruises aboard the 18 research vessels located at 14 operating institutions in the UNOLS organization.
A department of UC San Diego, Scripps Institution of Oceanography is one of the oldest, largest, and most important centers for ocean, earth and atmospheric science research, education, and public service in the world.Research at Scripps encompasses physical, chemical, biological, geological, and geophysical studies of the oceans, Earth, and planets. Scripps undergraduate and graduate programs provide transformative educational and research opportunities in ocean, earth, and atmospheric sciences, as well as degrees in climate science and policy and marine biodiversity and conservation.