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News in the charter fleet

Camper & Nicholsons offers individual cabin bookings on cruises in Indonesia aboard the 150-foot (46m) S/Y Mutiara Laut. The company offers two double …

Recent yacht launches and deliveries

Feadship recently launched its new 317-foot (97m) M/Y Vertigo. Designed by Redman Whiteley Dixon and Chahan Interior Design, the steel yacht has an aluminum …

MIASF top exec to step down

Phil Purcell, a former shareholder and senior manager of Westport Shipyard, gave notice in mid-December that he will step down as executive director of the …

Yacht recently sold

M/Y O’Pari3, a 236-foot (73m) yacht delivered by Golden Yachts in 2015, by YPI broker Matt Albert representing both buyer and seller. It was listed for 70 …

Indonesia is well worth the effort to navigate bureaucracy, security

By Capt. Duncan Warner Southeast Asia, and specifically Indonesia, offers a baffling plethora of cruising grounds, volcanic atolls, dizzyingly steep drop offs, …

Toiletries for yachts available

AdBits, a yacht-focused promotions company, has introduced a line of high-end spa toiletries available with the yacht’s logo and custom label design. “For …

Marina, shipyard projects starting, finishing

w/art CUT: Ft. Lauderdale’s Las Olas Marina redevelopment faces a choice between a standard- and a megayacht-based plan. PHOTO/DORIE COX   Las Olas …

News in the charter fleet

M/Y Elysian (ex-Elandess), a 197-foot Abeking & Rasmussen from 2009, available in the Caribbean this winter and in the Mediterranean next summer, now …

New to the sales fleet

M/Y Illusion, a 182-foot (55.7m) Feadship from 1983, listed for $9.5 million with Northrop & Johnson brokers Kevin Merrigan and David Seal. M/Y Sanssouci …

Loving chef will always be remembered

By Alex Barnard Since the day we met on New Year’s Eve 2014, Jacques and I woke up in the same place all but a handful of times. But on the morning of Oct. …

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Shipyards, towboats and marine businesses go to court over New River closure

Shipyards, towboats and marine businesses go to court over New River closure

By Dorie Cox Many shipyard owners, towing and repair companies, and other marine businesses are fighting to stop the scheduled closure …

Captains listen, foster team work, and take responsibility with crew issues

Captains listen, foster team work, and take responsibility with crew issues

From quarrels between cabin mates to squabbles over a task, yacht crew occasionally have an issue onboard. Apart from firing someone, The …

IMO extends Manila Amendment refresher deadline

IMO extends Manila Amendment refresher deadline

I have written much in these pages over the past year concerning the 2010 Manila Amendments to the STCW Convention. And I am compelled to …

Why owners like, use and buy big boats

Why owners like, use and buy big boats

There are myriad reasons why owners choose to endure the significant cost of big-boat ownership. Some use their boats as a business tool, …

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