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About Lucy Chabot Reed

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

Triton Networking Sept. 19 with Alexseal

Join us for Triton Networking on the third Wednesday in September (Sept. 19) with Alexseal Yacht Coatings. With U.S. operations based in Charleston, the German …

Triton Networking with Neptune Group

Triton Networking visits the offices of placement agency and charter marketing company Neptune Group Yachting. Founded by industry veteran DJ Parker, Neptune …

Trucks gone from Broward Shipyard

Large tractor-trailer trucks that used to cross through Broward Shipyard on the Dania Cut-off Canal in South Florida have been rerouted to a lane behind the …

Here’s hoping Pier South includes marina plans as well

Publisher’s Point: By Lucy Chabot Reed I’ve been reporting on the yachting industry for about 15 years now, and I have seen fantastic marina …

Triton Expo date, location set for October

The date and location for the 2018 fall Triton Expo are now secure: Wednesday, Oct. 10, in the north parking lot of ISS-GMT, the marine travel agency, just off …

Designer, builder, broker, sailor David Walters remembered

David Walters, founder of the brokerage firm David Walters Yachts and designer and builder of the Cambria series of cruising yachts, passed away of a brain …

‘Excellent’ waterways make for ‘great’ voyage into America’s Upper South

By Lucy Chabot Reed The four-member crew of M/Y Sensation, a 112 Westport, took the vessel from Fort Lauderdale to Nashville, Tennessee, in early June to …

Viking opens Fort Lauderdale office

Viking Crew US celebrated the opening of its office in Fort Lauderdale with a grand opening party last night (July 10). Like the other offices of UK-based …

Renovation plans for Pier 66, The Sails take a step forward

By a vote of 4-1, Fort Lauderdale city commissioners last night approved a development agreement with Tavistock Development Company, owners of Pier 66 and The …

Triton Networking resumes on the first Wednesday in August

After a relaxing summer hiatus, Triton Networking is back on the first Wednesday in August with Parker Yacht Management. Parker Yacht is a large custom yacht …

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Acrew announces 2019 Crew Award finalists

Acrew announces 2019 Crew Award finalists

Finalists for Acrew’s 2nd annual Crew Awards have been announced. The finalists will be presented to an independent and anonymous panel …

News in the brokerage fleet: Alia project sells; Admiral new builds listed

News in the brokerage fleet: Alia project sells; Admiral new builds listed

Yachts sold Project Al Waab II, a 180-foot (55m) new build from Alia Yachts designed by Vripack, with delivery scheduled for summer …

Crew Compass: Working for liveaboards a seismic shift from charter life

Crew Compass: Working for liveaboards a seismic shift from charter life

Crew Compass: by Lauren Loudon People always ask me what it’s like to work on yachts? You must have some good stories, they say. …

Port state CIC inspections this fall to focus on emergency systems

Port state CIC inspections this fall to focus on emergency systems

The Paris and Tokyo MoUs on port state control will conduct a Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on vessel emergency systems and …

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