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Monaco19: Porto Montenegro expects €500 million expansion

In a private event during the Monaco Yacht Show, Porto Montenegro marina announced it expects to invest €500 million in its property over the next 10 years. …

Monaco19: Canaries promote yacht visits

Tourism officials and marina executives from the Canary Islands were at the Monaco Yacht Show this week to promote a new cruising destination for superyachts …

Monaco19: FunAir launches Toy Island

Texas-based inflatables company FunAir has launched its newest yacht inflatable Toy Island during the Monaco Yacht Show this year. Already in use aboard M/Y …

Monaco19: Excellence wins big at MYS Superyacht Awards

M/Y Excellence, the new 80m Abeking & Rasmussen, took home two of the four honors bestowed at the sixth edition of the Monaco Yacht Show Superyacht Awards …

MB92 acquired by investment firm

Barcelona shipyard MB92 has been acquired by a European investment firm. Squircle Capital, a European alternative investment firm focused on private equity and …

The Boat Works adds lift

The Boat Works, a 55-acre shipyard in Queensland, Australia, has installed a 300-ton Marine Travel Lift at its new superyacht yard currently under …

Course, tour open for marina education

Registration is now open for the Association of Marina Industries’ Marina 101 course and Marina & Boatyard Study Tour on Oct. 27-29 in West Palm …

New shiplift at MB92 open

MB92 Barcelona has announced that its new 4,800-ton shiplift is open for business, with the first haul outs successfully completed in August.  Located in …

Babb Rawlings joins Northrop & Johnson

Northrop & Johnson has hired Babb Rawlings as a broker in its Fort Lauderdale office.  Rawlings spent his childhood in southern Virginia, boating and …

Wally designs innovative new sailing yacht

Wally has designed its first new sailing yacht since becoming part of the Ferretti Group. The 101-foot (30.6m) high-performance sloop also introduces the …

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Surveyor, former yacht engineer Mark Webb dies

Surveyor, former yacht engineer Mark Webb dies

By Dorie Cox An engineer and a yacht surveyor, Mark Webb died after complications from triple by-pass heart surgery in Fort Lauderdale. …

200 celebrate at Triton Networking with Maritime Marine

200 celebrate at Triton Networking with Maritime Marine

About 200 people enjoyed a Polynesian-inspired Triton Networking event last night at Maritime Marine in Fort Lauderdale. The team and …

Special delivery: Laurel crew transport no-longer-salty dogs

Special delivery: Laurel crew transport no-longer-salty dogs

By Dorie Cox; Photos by Purser Stephanie Hodges and Second Stew Shani Davies Cleaned up and rested, 10 dogs from the Bahamas Humane …

Veteran captain Achim Fischer dies in car accident

Veteran captain Achim Fischer dies in car accident

By Dorie Cox Capt. Achim Fischer died in Antibes on Nov. 26 as a result of a car accident. He was 72. A veteran captain of 30 years, …

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