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Lucy Chabot Reed is publisher and founding editor of The Triton.

EM now sole distributor of GF pipes

By Lucy Chabot Reed Fort Lauderdale-based Environmental Marine Services (EM) has become the sole U.S. distributor of Switzerland-based Georg Fischer pipes and …

Veterans launch new fire company

Three veterans of the yachting industry have launched Fire Water Marine Services, a fire equipment sales and service company, in Fort Lauderdale. Rob Bertolo, …

Marine trade group helps create Florida’s first yacht apprenticeship program

The Fort Lauderdale-based Marine Industries Association of South Florida (MIASF) is working with the Florida Department of Education and Atlantic Technical …

Denison family honored for legacy

Frank and Gertrude Denison, founders of Broward Marine, were posthumously honored Saturday night with the Golden Anchor Award from the Marine Industries …

New owner revamps, reintroduces Lewis Marine

By Lucy Chabot Reed Fort Lauderdale-based Lewis Marine Supply, a 62-year-old chandlery, hosted an open house on Thursday to welcome back old clients. With new …

Telemedicine company adds Fort Lauderdale staff

By Lucy Chabot Reed Susannah Hilton has joined Tampa Bay-based DigiGone as business development in the Fort Lauderdale area. She will represent its digiMed …

Crews, yachts help Waterway Soiree raise money for kids

The captains and crews from more than a dozen yachts at Bahia Mar Yachting Center turned on the charm and opened their yachts to guests Saturday night to raise …

Benetti hosts themed dinner

Captains, sponsors and Benetti executives enjoyed a Hawaiian-themed dinner on the sand at the 19th Benetti Yachtmaster in Key Largo, Florida. Capt. Mark …

New build teaches many lessons

By Lucy Chabot Reed Capt. Mark Gallaway, skipper of the recently launched 49m Benetti M/Y Elaldrea+, learned several things on his first new build experience. …

Triton Spotter: Key Largo

Capt. Christoff Spies fills the gap between seminars at the 19th Benetti Yachtmaster in Key Largo, Florida, in early May by soaking in the news from The

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Recent yacht fires a warning: Know your insurance details

Recent yacht fires a warning: Know your insurance details

By Dorie Cox No one wants to burn through a $20 million loss like the 102-foot M/Y Polar Bear in a San Diego shipyard in 2014. The …

France, Italy change Med charter VAT laws

France, Italy change Med charter VAT laws

By Sara Ammannati and Camille Penquerch January was a month of significant changes for charter activity in the Mediterranean following …

Crew Eye: A successful catch and release, times three

Crew Eye: A successful catch and release, times three

Chef Chris Parthemore, left, and First Mate Tom Robertson at anchor just outside Gustavia, St. Barts, in February. “Tom got the first …

Triton networks with Lewis Marine

Triton networks with Lewis Marine

Nearly 250 yacht captains, crew and industry folks stopped by Triton Networking with Lewis Marine Supply last night to check out the …

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