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Dorie Cox is editor of The Triton.

Like it or not, guns often onboard yachts

By Dorie Cox The recent arrest of a yacht owner with an unpermitted gun in New York prompted questions about firearms in yachting. We presented the topic to …

Rybovich dredging under way

Rybovich Superyacht Marina & Refit in West Palm Beach is nearing completion of construction work at its north yard, which will open 800 linear feet of …

Triton networks with IGY

The Wiener Wednesday gang joined The Triton for our networking and school supply-raising event at Ft. Lauderdale beach last night. More than 150 people …

Unique wisdom drives yacht chef’s passions

Yacht Chef Adora Wisdom was pregnant and craved comfort food. “I just wanted steak tacos, so I went to every taco place in a 30-mile radius,” she …

Tour of Tara – Crew of French research schooner work with world’s top scientists

Deckhand Julie Lherault pulls with all her might at a line attached to a wench on the deck of S/Y Tara, the French research schooner once owned by New Zealand …

From cheap sunglasses to mandatory safety glasses, eyewear a priority

From sun and safety glasses to binoculars and night vision glasses, yacht captains consider their eyesight a primary tool and work hard to protect it. …

Project foreman, engineer McCaskill dies in Bahamas

Project foreman and yacht engineer Michael McCaskill died of a heart attack while at work on a yacht in the Bahamas on July 27. His projects included the …

Bahia Mar plans withdrawn

A letter to withdraw plans to redevelop Bahia Mar Resort and Marina, home to the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS), was sent to the the city of …

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 …

Five days of Ft. Lauderdale boat show bring in $857.3 million

In five days, last year’s Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) generated $508.3 million in sales from show participants, according to a recent …

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Miami Yacht Show debuts downtown, returns to Island Gardens

Miami Yacht Show debuts downtown, returns to Island Gardens

Yacht captains, crew and the boating industry visit the 31st edition of the Miami Yacht Show at a new location, as well as a previous …

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: Preference sells; Carolina, Skylight listed

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: Preference sells; Carolina, Skylight listed

Yachts sold M/Y Preference, a 119-foot (36.4m) Tansu built in 2011, sold by listing brokerage Thompson, Westwood and White. TWW broker …

Palma shipyard helps train students of new university nautical program

Palma shipyard helps train students of new university nautical program

STP Shipyard Palma recently teamed up with the University of the Balearic Islands to offer students of the university’s new Master in …

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