Shipyard Nuova Jolly – Italy

Italian Passion

A perfect synthesis between construction technology and one skilful craftsmanship, constitute the fifth essence of each of our boats.

Exclusive and selected materials, assembled by hand and controlled by our craftsmen who make with care for over 40 years each of our creations to ensure you a new experience in navigation.

Live the exclusive thrill of navigating the real made in Italy.

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How to Make Safe S and U Turns in a RIB

Boating instructor Jon Mendez explains how it’s done.

Driving a fast boat safely will always involve making turns, either pre-planned ones to reach your destination or when avoiding other craft, debris or waves.

Practising turning the boat at speed so that you know how much helm, throttle and trim to use before it starts to skip sideways is crucial to avoid endangering yourself, your crew and your vessel.

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New Swedish RIB Fugu 29 – Review

Hailing from Sweden, this new RIB with a Petestep hull and rampant inboard power has Goldfish in its sights.

Motor Boat & Yachting deputy editor Jack Haines heads to Poole (UK) to put the Fugu 29 through its paces…

Fugu 29 specification
LOA: 30ft 0in (9.16m)
Beam: 9ft 0in (2.76m)
Draught: 1.8ft (0.55m)
Displacement: 2.8 tonnes (loaded)
Fuel capacity: 350 litres
Water capacity: N/A
Test engine: Single Mercury 370hp diesel
Top speed on test: 51 knots
Engine options: Single 350-430hp Mercruiser V8
Cruising speed: 20 knots
Cruising range: 338nm
Fuel consumption: 20.7lph @ 25 knots
RCD: B for 8 people

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Northstar Orion 8 RIB Walkthrough – Nautical Ventures

The Northstar Orion 8 is a luxury cruising tender with a maximum engine rating of 350 HP.

This class B, offshore RIB is ideal for use as a yacht tender or as a dayboat. The Evo-2 Stepped Hull design delivers stability, strength, and high-speed performance.

Carrying on the NorthStar tradition of attractive but minimalist designs, the Orion 8 will set the new benchmark in mid range cruising RIBs.

Loaded with impressive standard features, the Orion 8 includes:

  • Silvertex marine upholstery
  • large storage compartments
  • acrylic glove box with USB charging socket
  • twin flip-up seats
  • Hypalon tubes
  • hydraulic steering system
  • electrical plant with navigation lights and basic lighting
  • and much more …
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