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Dredging planned for Ft. Lauderdale

Plans are in place to dredge the Intracoastal Waterway (ICW) north of Port Everglades in Ft. Lauderdale after this year’s Ft. Lauderdale International …

Stew cleans up with bikini clad crew

By Dorie Cox Stew Stephanie Wahnish said she incorporates the beauty of yachting two ways with her Ft. Lauderdale-based cleaning business, Bikini Boat Wash. …

Pier 66 Marina to reopen with megayacht focus by Ft. Lauderdale show

Ft. Lauderdale’s Pier 66 Marina is scheduled to reopen in October with more than double its dockage for yachts larger than 150 feet. Previously the …

Walker shifts between cars, boats

Charles Walker crosses the Intracoastal Waterway each day as dockmaster of both Pier 66 Marina and Hilton Ft. Lauderdale Marina (formerly Fort Lauderdale …

Optimize practice drills for safe yacht and crew

The recent sinking of a South Korean ferry prompted us to wonder how yacht crew prepare for emergencies. Most captains and flag states require fire-fighting, …

All options welcome to combat fires onboard

Fires on yachts are dangerous, costly and messy, and this keeps the firefighting industry innovating new technology. As an introduction to both high- and …

Triton networks with Mega Yacht Mart

Whether spring cleaning or bargain hunting, add networking to the list and join The Triton and Mega Yacht Mart on the third Wednesday of the month. The …

Mate injured in moped accident

Mate Morgan Taylor, 25, was hospitalized Wednesday night after a motor scooter accident in Ft. Lauderdale.   “She is still critical with swelling to the …

Schmidt is captain onboard and on the field

Ben Schmidt is two types of captain. He earns his living as yacht captain of M/Y Running on the Waves, a 118-foot Gulf Craft. But he fuels his passions as …

Southern Boating’s Skip Allen is remembered

The founder and chairman of Southern Boating magazine, George Lyle “Skip” Allen, died on March 23 after a short battle with lung cancer. He was 84. Mr. …

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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 …