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Next Triton Event: Triton Networking at Trac Ecological

We will gather for Triton Networking on the first Wednesday in April at the Dania Beach manufacturing facility and offices of Trac Ecological, makers of …

Christensen moves to Tennessee

By Dorie Cox From Vancouver, Washington, to Tennessee is a big trip for shipyard equipment and several yachts. But a move that Jim Gilbert, president of …

Nominations for 2019 crew awards now open

Nominations are open for Acrew’s 2019 Crew Awards, an annual international program recognizing captains and crew who excel in their work on board megayachts. …

Creative chefs sear, sous vide, steam, shine to stand out in yacht industry

Story and photos by Dorie Cox Crew agencies, CVs, online searches and networking consume the time of job-seeking yacht crew. Two yacht chefs in Fort Lauderdale …

Front Street owner takes over operations at Cape Charles Yacht Center

Starting this month, boatyard operations at Cape Charles Yacht Center at the mouth of the Chesapeake in Virginia, are controlled by JB Turner, president and …

Triton networks at Sirocco in March

March Triton networking brought about 200 captains, crew, and industry to Sirocco Marine in Fort Lauderdale. The third Wednesday had tasty food and beverages, …

From the Bridge: Satellite technology a make-or-break issue

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox Satellite domes and antennae top most large yachts, and satellite-enabled devices are everywhere on board. Announcements of the …

Crew Eye: Off to the mountains

Chief Stew Jessica “Sweets” Proctor, first photo on left, and Stew Anna Klerer are below deck on M/Y Elixir, a 180-foot (55m) Amels. Proctor, who is from …

Crew Compass: Crew friendships require space to have a bad day

Crew Compass: by Lauren Loudon Finding the balance between being friends and colleagues is a sketchy topic when yachting is concerned. I’ve written …

Triton Spotter: The Abacos

Several staff at Harbourview Marina in Marsh Harbour, Abaco, in the Bahamas check out the latest yacht crew news in The Triton, courtesy of Capt. John Wampler. …

Editor’s Picks

Crew Compass: Working for liveaboards a seismic shift from charter life

Crew Compass: Working for liveaboards a seismic shift from charter life

Crew Compass: by Lauren Loudon People always ask me what it’s like to work on yachts? You must have some good stories, they say. …

Port state CIC inspections this fall to focus on emergency systems

Port state CIC inspections this fall to focus on emergency systems

The Paris and Tokyo MoUs on port state control will conduct a Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on vessel emergency systems and …

Yacht Moatize hits dock in Cairns

Yacht Moatize hits dock in Cairns

By Dorie Cox Capts. Brian and Sue Mitchell looked up from their dinner at a marina restaurant in Cairns in Queensland, Australia, to …

Deeper water to allow for larger yachts at Fort Lauderdale marina

Deeper water to allow for larger yachts at Fort Lauderdale marina

Photos and story by Dorie Cox Scoop by scoop, an excavator on a floating barge dug from the Intracoastal Waterway bed at Sunrise Harbor …

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