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An unexpected visitor to a yard not yet opened

By Tom Serio The ink had barely dried on Derecktor Shipyards’ agreement to develop industrial waterfront in Ft. Pierce into a megayacht refit shipyard when …

Triton networks with Ocean Wine and Spirits for the holidays

A slightly chilly night brought out nearly 100 people for Triton Networking with Ocean Wine & Spirits on Las Olas in Fort Lauderdale on the third Wednesday …

Life got her ready for yachting, and vice versa

Story and photos by Tom Serio Mermaids have been part of many a folklore, just like unicorns. But mermaids do exist and can be found at The Wreck Bar at B …

Former Hilton now 17th Street Yacht Basin

The Hilton Marina in Fort Lauderdale has been bought by Brookfield Asset Management and renamed 17th Street Yacht Basin. It is the first marina on the west …

The Triton networks with Admiral Canvas

About 200 captains, crew and industry professionals networked with an international flair under mod lighting during The Triton networking with Admiral Canvas …

FLIBS18: Scene on the docks

The day was warm and the docks were busy under overcast skies on Saturday at the 59th annual Fort Lauderdale International boat Show. Large yacht crew kept …

FLIBS18: Scene in the Oasis

Even though Fort Lauderdale International boat Show is in the United States, yacht crew from around the world try not to miss their favorite pastime – …

FLIBS18: Dockmaster profile: Las Olas’ Matt Domke

By Tom Serio Running a public municipal marina for the city of Fort Lauderdale is a little different from running a private marina, according to Matt Domke, …

FLIBS18: M/Y Namaste named best of show

By Tom Serio New to the U.S. market is yacht builder Mangusta’s latest offering, the Oceano 42 M/Y Namaste. As part of a contest hosted by NBC Sports …

FLIBS18: Show debuts on NBC’s sports network

By Tom Serio Keep an eye out for a film crews from NBCSN, the NBC Sports Network, during this year’s 59th Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. Camera, …

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Newport19: Charter show opens today

Newport19: Charter show opens today

Crew from more than 20 yachts worked hard to keep the raindrops at bay at Newport Shipyard this morning as the annual Newport Charter Show …

Crew Compass: Cruising  brings joy in places we had not expected

Crew Compass: Cruising brings joy in places we had not expected

Crew Compass: by Lauren Loudon Being offered a new job is always an exciting time and, as I’ve mentioned previously, there are …

Engineer’s Angle: Engineer key to safety on a yacht

Engineer’s Angle: Engineer key to safety on a yacht

Engineer's Angle: by JD Anson Whether tied to the dock or a thousand miles from shore, the safety of boat and personnel are of …

Crew Eye: Detail is the name of the game for yacht chefs

Crew Eye: Detail is the name of the game for yacht chefs

Crew Eye: Photos by Stuart Pearce Chef competitions highlight the intricate details of the work of top-tier yacht chefs for the public …

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