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Dorie Cox is editor of The Triton.

PBIBS18: Bigger and better, Palm Beach International Boat Show opens

By Dorie Cox Everything is positive for this year’s 33rd Palm Beach International Boat Show, according to Chuck Collins, executive director of the group that …

PBIBS18: Yacht crew mental health warrants attention

By Dorie Cox Yacht crew mental health is an issue, according to presenters, as well as an audience, at a seminar during the U.S. Superyacht Association’s 5th …

Yacht crew speak up about rape, assault on board

By Dorie Cox This is a story of two injured crew, a stew and a deckhand. Both say they left good careers in yachting because of what happened to them at the …

Capt. Jim O‘Neill of S/Y Dance Smartly dies at 51

Capt. Jim O‘Neill of S/Y Dance Smartly died on Feb. 5. The cause and location of his death have not been reported. He was 51. Capt. O’Neill worked on the …

Triton networks with Zodiac, Lifeline

More than 160 captains, crew and industry professionals strolled around the warehouse of Zodiac of Fort Lauderdale and enjoyed the hospitality of parent …

App to track train over New River in Fort Lauderdale

A tracking app is scheduled for release to help mariners plan navigation interruptions caused by increased train traffic over the New River in Fort Lauderdale. …

From the Bridge: Even with alcohol policy, captains’ judgment required

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox “What shall we do with a drunken sailor?” Captains have dealt with this issue for centuries. Lyrics from the old sea shanty …

Buell named US director of yacht management for CNI

By Dorie Cox Rick Buell was named director of U.S. yacht management for Camper & Nicholsons earlier this year. Most recently, he was technical …

Yacht industry gasps after $70 million rape award

By Dorie Cox Three years ago, a brutal crime changed the life of a yacht stew forever. Last month, many pondered whether it would change the yachting industry …

Triton networks with Bluewater Crew Training USA

More than 100 captains, crew and industry professionals made new connections and caught up with news from old friends during Triton Networking with Bluewater …

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Yachts sold M/Y Rhine, a 131-foot (40m) Sunseeker launched in 2012, by Northrop & Johnson brokers Jim Poulsen and Gregg Dagge, who …

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MHG celebrates 30th anniversary

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Fort Lauderdale-based marine insurance company MHG Insurance turns 30 this year, and is marking its anniversary with a new office and …

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ABM gives Bahamas update

ABM gives Bahamas update

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

New lift coming together at Derecktor Fort Pierce

It’s happening, and it’s going to be big. That’s the sense one can get as they see the buildout of the new Derecktor Fort Pierce …

COVID, fires, lawsuits, obituaries among top stories of 2020

COVID, fires, lawsuits, obituaries among top stories of 2020

Yacht captains and crew -- as well as other yachting professionals -- found lots of news of interest on The-Triton.com last …

Ending weird 2020 in the Exumas

Ending weird 2020 in the Exumas

At the beginning of this pandemic, I went into panic mode and pondered what my options were, seeing as I expected this to totally stall …