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Brig USA named No. 2 distributor worldwide

Brig USA has signed 15 dealers in the past 11 months, making it the No. 2 distributor worldwide for the Kharkov, Ukraine-based boatbuilder of rigid-hull …

Rolls-Royce to release MTU hybrid propulsion systems by 2020

Rolls-Royce plans to release MTU hybrid ship propulsion systems by 2020. The propulsion systems will be made available for yachts, work boats, ferries and …

Indian Empress draws €35 million bid day before second auction

The M/Y Indian Empress may have a buyer at last. Sea Beauty Yachting Limited offered to pay €35 million for the 311-foot (95m) yacht, launched by Oceanco in …

Teak Life UV comes in new tone

Sansin Corp., a Canadian manufacturer of marine-grade products for wood, has released a fifth tone in its Teak Life UV line of coatings. The new tone is called …

Turkish yard plans mini-series based on new build

Turkish shipyard Alia Yachts has delivered the custom-built, 102-foot (31m) Virgen del Mar VI to its owner. The full-displacement yacht is 235 gross tons with …

Typhoon slams Philippines, Hong Kong

Typhoon Mangkhut ran over the Philippines on Saturday and Hong Kong on Sunday, leaving at least 80 dead in landslides and flooding. Dozens more were still …

USCG contest seeks water rescue ideas

The U.S. Coast Guard has created a competition to find safety solutions that will make it easier to find and rescue people in the water. The Ready for Rescue …

Yacht fire at Lurssen yard

A large yacht under construction caught fire in Lürssen’s production shed at the Bremen-Aumund shipyard in Germany on Friday. The company issued this …

Latest in the charter fleet: Christina O, Force Blue

News in the charter fleet M/Y Christina O, a 325-foot (99m) passenger vessel originally launched in 1943 by Canadian Vickers Limited as a frigate in the Royal …

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: Azimut, Viking sell; Moon Sand listed

Yachts sold M/Y Persistence, an 85-foot (26m) Azimut delivered in 2009, sold by listing agents Peter Quintal and Juno Prudhomm of Denison, and Allied Marine …

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Secure at Sea: Yachts tempt thieves, especially in South Florida

Secure at Sea: Yachts tempt thieves, especially in South Florida

Secure@Sea: by Corey Ranslem “I can’t believe that happened!” That’s usually the response you get when you hear about the …

Multi-yacht owner Paul Allen dies

Multi-yacht owner Paul Allen dies

Co-founder of Microsoft and large yacht owner Paul Allen died yesterday from complications of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. He was well-known …

New plans emerge for old Summerfield yard

New plans emerge for old Summerfield yard

By Dorie Cox The Hix Snedeker Companies of Daphne, Alabama, is scheduled to meet with Fort Lauderdale city officials in November to …

Yacht industry gathers for Triton Expo

Yacht industry gathers for Triton Expo

More than 800 captains, crew and industry professionals attended the Triton Expo in October at ISSGMT in Fort Lauderdale. Fifty businesses …