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40m S/Y My Song not salvageable

UPDATE:The 40m award-winning racing sloop My Song has been declared unsalvageable after falling off a cargo ship in the Med while in transit to defend its …

IPM facilities tackle plastic

IPM Group has announced a “Plastic Free” campaign to reduce single-use plastics at the facilities of its member companies, including Marina Port de …

Fire destroys new yacht at Italian marina

A new 120-foot (36.6m) motoryacht went up in flames early June 16 in Marina di Carrara, Italy, according to local news reports.  There were no injuries, as …

Firefighters rescure worker on yacht in Dania marina

A worker at a marina on the Dania Cutt-off Canal had to be lowered in a rescue stretcher from the upper deck of a 100-foot yacht by firefighters after he was …

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 to see. Pictured with …

Sanlorenzo names LMC its North American service facility

Sanlorenzo has chosen Lauderdale Marine Center (LMC) in Fort Lauderdale as the company’s preferred service facility for the Italian yacht builder’s …

ACR offers Bluetooth MOB technology

Fort Lauderdale-based safety and survival specialist ACR Electronics has a new man overboard alarm system for cruisers and boaters that uses 5.0 Bluetooth …

Benetti delivers 63m Metis

M/Y Metis, a custom 206.7-foot (63m) yacht with steel hull and aluminum superstructure, was recently delivered to its German owner. Kurt Lehmann of Yacht …

USCG revises radar renewal requirements

In a revision to its regulations for merchant mariner credentials, the U.S. Coast Guard has removed its requirements for refresher courses, in certain cases, …

Dynamiq enters explorer range

Monaco-based yacht builder Dynamiq has announced its first in a series of explorer yachts – the 108-foot (33m) Global 330. An aluminum vessel with a beam of …

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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 …

New WhatsApp group launched for yacht captains dealing with COVID-19

New WhatsApp group launched for yacht captains dealing with COVID-19

San Diego-based YachtAid Global, in cooperation with AYSS Superyacht Global Network, has created a WhatsApp chat group called COVID-19 …

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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