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Owner’s column rightly points to captain-owner relationship

Peter Herm’s article, “Captains, boat shows are the perfect mix to feed the dream,” [Owner’s View, page A3, March issue] raises a number of interesting …

Yacht broker surprises, brings integrity to the deal

It’s not often I get inspired to write about anything, but recently I had an experience with a well known Ft. Lauderdale yacht broker that has changed my …

Obamacare affects all of yachting

Obamacare doesn’t only affect U.S. crew members, but the entire global yachting industry, including non-U.S. crew. Why? Because most U.S. and European …

U.S. crew can find insurance under ACA

There is a lot of confusion and concern with the ever-changing health insurance market and how it applies to crew members. Crew members live a nomadic …

Captains play large part in industry growth

Reading the recent article published by The Triton where captains appeared to make some resolutions for 2015 [From the Bridge: “Captains resolve to make …

Saving the goose and her golden eggs from All Aboard Florida

On a recent ride on Ft. Lauderdale’s New River, the first thing that struck me was the amazing variety and activity. Crowding the shores of the river are …

A sample of reality needed in train vs. river debate

By Capt. Chuck Limroth There are four major flaws in the computer simulation display for vessel traffic on the New River that All Aboard Florida presented at a …

Life, business can be forever changed from one bad call

By Joe Campana There I was, sitting in a pool at a well-known bar in Ft. Lauderdale during spring break in 1986. I was in my final year of college and taking …

Green crew can find help through agencies; beware of U.S. legalities

I read the From the Bridge story [“Captains get new crew on dock, not agencies,” page A1, November issue] and agree with most of what was said, …

Crew entitlement abounds

Regarding the story on entitlement, [“Captains deal with ‘entitled’ crew attitudes differently,” page A1, October issue] don’t think for one …

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Secure at Sea: The growing pains of cyber-security

Secure at Sea: The growing pains of cyber-security

Secure @ Sea: by Corey Ranslem When I heard about it, I was amazed but not surprised. The high-roller database at a major casino …

Crew Compass: Make time for yourself

Crew Compass: Make time for yourself

Crew Compass: by Lauren Loudon One thing that I’ve found difficult on boats over the years is making time for myself and doing things …

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: Bandido sells; Saint Nicholas, Rock.It listed

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: Bandido sells; Saint Nicholas, Rock.It listed

Yachts sold M/Y Bandido, a 137-foot (41.8m) Westport launched in 1989, sold in an in-house deal by Ocean Independence broker Chris …

Derecktor, Haack bid for Fort Pierce yacht facility

Derecktor, Haack bid for Fort Pierce yacht facility

By Dorie Cox Two bids to develop a megayacht repair facility in Fort Pierce, Florida, are under evaluation. Derecktor Holdings Inc. and …

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