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Triton Survey

Yachts give towns they visit much, directly and indirectly

There are a million factors that determine how much money yachts spend in any given community at any given moment: the time of the year, the time of the day, …

Triton Today Survey Who would you vote for in the U.S. presidential election?

Triton Today Survey: Does “Below Deck” portray yachting’s reality?

Triton Survey What was the last course you took?

Triton Survey What was the last course you took? Yacht crew seem to be continually taking courses to stay compliant, advance in their career or just add to the …

Triton Today Survey What do you think of Ft. Lauderdale?

Triton Survey: Captains report busy summer in both New England and the Med

By Lucy Chabot Reed We’ve visited with a few boats recently that are cruising New England this fall, which seemed a little late to us, considering New …

What’s missing at Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show?

Yacht captains share their thoughts about what would make the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show better. Click to read The Triton survey on the Fort …

Exhibiting a boat or not, captains attend and appreciate what FLIBS offers

As summer comes to a close, we all in South Florida are eager for the fall and the return of traveling yachts and crew. And, of course, we think about the …

Triton Survey: The more uniforms change, the more they stay the same

“Very formal,” responded a veteran captain of a yacht 161-180 feet. When we asked captains to recall the first uniforms they remembered wearing as part of …

Some captains have noticed trends in uniform style and material

Click first to read The Triton Survey on yacht crew uniforms. We asked captains if they’ve noticed any trends in crew uniforms. More options, better fabrics. …

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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 Shipyard owners, towing and repair companies, and other marine businesses will go before a judge later this month to stop …

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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