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New Zodiac inflatable debuts

The Zodiac Open 5.5, an adventure-style rigid-hull inflatable boat, was launched by Z Marine North America, a subsidiary of Zodiac Nautic Group, on June 22 in …

Grants target lionfish in deep water

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission awarded $250,000 to five organizations this year to research and develop methods to rid lionfish from the …

USCG radio communications restored

The U.S. Coast Guard announced Thursday morning that its ability to monitor radio traffic offshore in South Florida had been restored after an overnight …

FLIBS producer moves to 17th Street

Informa Exhibitions, producers of the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, has opened a 7,700-square-foot Southeast U.S. base on Southeast 17th Street in …

Crew wow, win at Newport show

Head Chef Carolina Velandia of the 198-foot M/Y Blue Moon won the chef competition during the 35th edition of the Newport Charter Yacht Show last week. Theme …

Saxon new VP at HMY

HMY Yachts, based in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, has hired Bob Saxon as vice president of the company’s yacht management, crew placement and yacht charter …

MIASF elects board; presents annual awards

The Marine Industries Association of South Florida has re-elected Dean DuToit of National Marine Suppliers and Walter Duke of Walter Duke and Partners to its …

NJ hires new broker in Thailand

Marcus Overman has joined U.S.-based Northrop & Johnson as a sales broker in its Thailand office. Overman has worked in the dealership and brokerage sector …

Intracoastal Waterway to be dredged

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded an $8.55 million contract to Cavache Inc. of Pompano Beach, Florida, to dredge portions of the Intracoastal …

Veteran Fraser broker Tom Allen dies

One of Fraser’s longtime yacht brokers, Tom Allen, died on June 17 after a stroke. Based in the Seattle office, Mr. Allen was one of the firm’s longest …

Editor’s Picks

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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