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Edmiston recruiters join YPI Crew

Yacht crew recruitment agency YPI Crew has acquired the recruitment division of long-standing British brokerage firm Edmiston & Company. As of Jan. 1, …

Acrew Superyacht Winter Games scheduled

Porto Montenegro has announced the Acrew Superyacht Winter Games 2020, a two-part sporting and entertainment event for yacht captains and crew throughout the …

IGY expands in Spain

International marina management company Island Global Yachting has taken over the management of a superyacht facility in Málaga, Spain.  In partnership …

MIASF names Lori Wheeler vice president

Lori Wheeler is now vice president of the Marine Industries Association of South Florida. Formerly MIASF director of operations, her promotion was announced …

Spanish yard adds 300-ton mobile boat hoist

Varadero Valencia shipyard in Spain has launched a new 300-ton mobile boat hoist, doubling the yard’s lifting and launching capacity, according to a company …

IYC’s Grzeszczak to head sales for Admiral Yachts

Frank Grzeszczak Sr. of IYC has been appointed head of sales for Admiral Yachts in the Americas. Admiral, the flagship brand of the Italian Sea Group, was …

Iridium announces partners for new GMDSS service

As part of an initiative to provide global maritime distress and safety system (GMDSS) services to mariners in the first half of 2020, Iridium recently …

Latest in the brokerage fleet: Framura 3, Silver Lining sold; Lady Moura listed

Yachts sold M/Y Framura 3, a 164-foot (50m) Codecasa launched in 2013, sold by joint listing agents Fraser and Edmiston & Company, and IYC, which brought …

NOAA offers webcast on accessing paper charts

Beginning at 2 p.m. (EST) on Thursday (Jan. 9), the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will hold a webcast on how to obtain NOAA ENC-based …

Marina Bay upgrades docks

Marina Bay Yachting Center in Fort Lauderdale recently unveiled four new floating AccuDocks that can accommodate vessels up to 150 feet.  According to a …

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Fort Lauderdale requires face covering

Fort Lauderdale requires face covering

Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean Trantalis issued an Emergency Declaration today requiring people to wear a face covering in the city of Fort …

Yacht captain missing from own boat

Yacht captain missing from own boat

Capt. Bob Peel, a longtime yacht captain, has gone missing. Living and cruising aboard his personal vessel, the 54-foot (16.5m) S/Y …

Captain urges all crew to follow COVID rules; virus spreads without knowing

Captain urges all crew to follow COVID rules; virus spreads without knowing

By Lucy Chabot Reed The captain of a 130-foot Westport docked at a marina in South Florida called this week to express concern at what …

Yacht captains share what COVID-19 has done to their world

Yacht captains share what COVID-19 has done to their world

By Dorie Cox and Lucy Chabot Reed As information changes quickly for yacht crew in a COVID-19-pandemic world, The Triton reached out to …

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