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Owner’s View: Are crew and brokers friends, enemies or both?

Owner’s View: by Peter Herm Captains, crew and yacht brokers have a complex relationship. I don’t pretend to understand all of the intricacies and …

Megayacht impounded over unpaid crew wages

M/Y Indian Empress, a 312-foot (95m) Oceanco owned by Indian multimillionaire Vijay Mallya, has been impounded in Malta following allegations that the …

Yacht caught fishing in marine park

A 70-foot sportfishing yacht was stopped and had its fishing equipment confiscated while fishing in a protected marine park in the Exumas. Exuma Cays Land and …

Triton networks with Zodiac, Lifeline

More than 160 captains, crew and industry professionals strolled around the warehouse of Zodiac of Fort Lauderdale and enjoyed the hospitality of parent …

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: Turquoise, At Last sell; Itasca, Antara listed

Yachts sold M/Y Turquoise, a 182-foot (55.4m) yacht built by Proteksan-Turquoise in 2011, sold by Fraser brokers Stuart Larsen and Georges Bourgoignie, who …

Crew Compass: Yachting sets stage for cast of weird, wonderful characters

Crew Compass: by Lauren Loudon Honestly, some of the people I have met over the past four years of working on boats are beyond bizarre. Some, on the other …

From the Bridge: Even with alcohol policy, captains’ judgment required

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox “What shall we do with a drunken sailor?” Captains have dealt with this issue for centuries. Lyrics from the old sea shanty …

Yacht manager faces retrial on manslaughter charges

Editor’s note: This story is developing and will be updated.   A retrial has begun for British yacht manager Douglas Innes on four manslaughter …

Taking the Helm: Causes of high crew turnover found at the top

Taking the Helm: by Paul Ferdais It’s no secret that one of the better ways to tell if leadership is considered good in an organization is to critically …

Yacht industry gasps after $70 million rape award

By Dorie Cox Three years ago, a brutal crime changed the life of a yacht stew forever. Last month, many pondered whether it would change the yachting industry …

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Triton networks with Maritime Marine

Triton networks with Maritime Marine

More than 220 yacht captains, crew and industry folks joined us for Triton Networking with Maritime Marine on the first Wednesday in …

Captain sentenced to three years in guest death

Update Dec. 4 Captain sentenced in guest death in propeller accident A yacht captain was sentenced to nearly three years in prison in …

Rules of the Road: Retain records to show fuel oil complies with ECA regulations

Rules of the Road: Retain records to show fuel oil complies with ECA regulations

Rules of the Road: by Capt. Jake Desvergers Longtime sufferers of this column may recall this topic being discussed back in early 2012. …

Engr. Craig Siedelhofer dies of liver cancer at 47

Engr. Craig Siedelhofer dies of liver cancer at 47

By Dorie Cox Engr. Craig Siedelhofer died Nov. 17 of liver cancer in Roanoke, Virginia. He most recently worked as relief engineer on …

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