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Dorie Cox is editor of The Triton.

Crew rescued after sailboat dismasted in storm

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued the four-member crew of a sailboat that was dismasted in a storm Monday night more than 100 miles off Cape Lookout, North …

Engr. Craig Siedelhofer dies of cancer at 47

By Dorie Cox Engr. Craig Siedelhofer died Nov. 17 of cancer in Roanoke, Virginia.  He was 47. Mr. Siedelhofer began working on boats about seven years ago, …

New path for U.S. flag registry underway for large yachts

By Dorie Cox While a recent amendment to a U.S. law recognizing that a private yacht can be well over 300 GT may be good news to American owners of today’s …

Tritons spotted during Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

Camden Brady visited the Fort Lauderdale International Boat show for the second time in her one-and-a-half years and was spotted on the docks with a Triton …

Follow me: Trust, experience and preparation make for great yacht tow

By Capt. Dorie Cox Capt. Jamie Farnborough stood on the shipyard’s dock and peered around the empty slip. He wondered how best to dock the new 164-foot yacht …

Derecktor wins bid to develop Fort Pierce large yacht facility

Update Nov. 14, 10 p.m. Derecktor Holdings Inc. was chosen tonight to build and manage a Fort Pierce large yacht facility by a unanimous vote of St. Lucie …

Triton networks with Longbow Marine

About 200 captains, crew and industry professionals network with The Triton at Longbow Marine on Nov. 14 in Fort Lauderdale. Photos by Dorie Cox See these …

Realistic expectations guide yachts for Caribbean season

By Dorie Cox It was just more than a year ago that hurricanes Irma and Maria raged across the Caribbean. Yacht captains and owners, charter companies and …

FLIBS18: USCG, CBP works with yachting

By Dorie Cox Seven officers from U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) said they follow current rules and laws, but continue …

FLIBS18: Checking the Tide: Do you have health insurance?

Health insurance coverage seems to be a topic of concern for many outside of the marine industry. The Triton Today decided to ask how coverage works inside for …

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Joe Dargavage, vice president of the Association of Bahamas Marinas, gave attendees of last week’s Triton Virtual Networking event an …

New lift coming together at Derecktor Fort Pierce

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