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New ‘Below Deck’ needs crew

Bravo announced March 15 that its popular reality TV show “Below Deck” will soon set sail. Like the original “Below Deck” television series and …

U.S. Virgin Islands gets new CBP port director

Todd Bellew has been appointed U.S. Customs and Border Protection port director for the U.S. Virgin Islands, according to a recent agency news release. Bellew, …

News in the charter fleet: Rarity, Steel with Hill Robinson

M/Y Rarity, a 180-foot (55m) Rossinavi built in 2008, available for summer charter in the Mediterranean through Hill Robinson. M/Y Steel, a 180-foot (55m) ice …

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: Three Forks sells; T6, Balaju listed

Yachts sold M/Y Three Forks, a 161-foot (49m) Christensen launched in 2009, sold by Fraser broker Josh Gulbranson, who represented the seller, and IYC broker …

RMK’s Miami yard adds electronics division

RMK Merrill-Stevens has announced plans to add an electronic systems division at its Miami shipyard, and has hired electronic systems integrator David Gratton …

Benetti delivers Eurus, Good Day

Benetti has announced the Feb. 28 delivery of Eurus, the fourth unit of the Delfino 95 line, and Good Day, the fourth unit of the Mediterraneo 116 line. Both …

David Walter Yachts partners with Italia Yachts USA

Italia Yachts, a Venezia, Italy-based builder of sailing yachts, has announced a new partnership with David Walter Yachts to represent Italia Yachts throughout …

First Benetti Diamond 145 sold

Benetti has sold the first of its Diamond 145 line, a 44m displacement yacht first presented during the Cannes Yachting Festival in September. BP001 is being …

News in the brokerage fleet: Atlas sells; Mizu, Qing listed

Yachts sold M/Y Atlas, a 167-foot (51m) Codecasa launched in 2011, sold by Camper & Nicholsons broker Arne Ploch, with the buyer introduced by Burgess. …

Sunseeker founder dies

Sunseeker International founder Robert Braithwaite died on March 7. He was 75. Sunseeker CEO Christian Marti announced the news on the company’s website: …

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Stew Cues: Table seating, service order dictated by varying factors

Stew Cues: Table seating, service order dictated by varying factors

Stew Cues: by Alene Keenan Some of the most frequently asked questions I get regarding mealtimes are how to seat the guests at the …

Top Shelf: Sunchoke Vichyssoise with Smoked Salmon and Golden Quail Egg

Top Shelf: Sunchoke Vichyssoise with Smoked Salmon and Golden Quail Egg

Top Shelf: by Chef Timothy MacDonald All that glitters is not gold. But when in desperate need to elevate a dish to new heights, gold, …

Former Chief Stew Johanna Mueller dies

Former Chief Stew Johanna Mueller dies

By Lucy Chabot Reed Johanna Mueller broke into yachting the old fashioned way. While working at a hardware store, her work ethic shone …

Engineer’s Angle: Rapport in repair relies on client-tech respect

Engineer’s Angle: Rapport in repair relies on client-tech respect

Engineer's Angle: By JD Anson Hiring and dealing with contractors can be a nightmare, or a dream. After spending significant time on …

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