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NV Charts updates Cuba series

NV Charts, a Dutch provider of charting products for navigation, has released updated all four Cuba chart sets. NV Charts’ four regions 10.1 through 10.4 …

Chartering in Spain triples after tax amended

At the end of 2013, the Spanish government amended the law relating to the matriculation tax, which made chartering in Spain prohibitive. The amendment …

Yachts The One and Barbie burn at marina in Turkey

  Two yachts were damaged by fire at Marmaris Yacht Marina in Marmaris, Turkey, yesterday (Jan. 4), according to several online sources. Motoryachts The …

Marine industry holiday festivities

Sevenstar Yacht Transport moves

Sevenstar Yacht Transport UK has moved to a bigger office since its merger with Complete Marine Freight (CMF). The new office in Southampton will combine a …

Seakeeper expands

California-based stabilization company Seakeeper has expanded its staff and added service and installation centers. Maryland-based Bryan Billic joins the …

SYBAss appoints new director

The Superyacht Builders Association (SYBAss) has appointed a new technical and environmental director to succeed the retiring Chris van Hooren as of Jan. 1. …

Former yacht purser starts accounts company

Former yacht Purser Paula McDonald has started a new company to help captains with their accounts and financial reporting. Yacht Books provides professional, …

New listings for sale

M/Y Axioma, a 73m yacht launched by Dunya Yachts in 2013, listed for 68 million euros with Russell Crump of YPI. M/Y Something Cool, a 210-foot (64m) Hakvoort …

Yacht boats and brokers in the news for November

Boats and Brokers news for November Recently sold M/Y Golden Compass, a 150-foot (45.7m) Picchiotti, by Philip Bell of Northrop & Johnson M/Y Galatea, a …

Editor’s Picks

Bow thrusters to epaulettes, yacht engineer values mentor’s lessons

By Dorie Cox Engr. Allen Dudley is mesmerized by Capt. Jim Horner’s skillful maneuvers at the helm of the 100-foot (30m) Benetti, M/Y …

Flag states address mariner, yacht certification expirations

Flag states address mariner, yacht certification expirations

By Dorie Cox As the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect mariners around the globe, flag classification societies work …

April issue now available exclusively online

April issue now available exclusively online

By Lucy Chabot Reed Due to distribution challenges related to COVID-19, the April edition of The Triton is now available exclusively in …

Yacht captains, crew aim to hold course during pandemic

Yacht captains, crew aim to hold course during pandemic

By Dorie Cox This is a glimpse into what yacht captains and crew are doing amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Very little has stayed the same …

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