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FLIBS17: Test your mates

A final installment of nautical knowledge for you and your mates. What is “MARPOL”? How do you calculate a vessel’s gross tonnage? Which IALA …

FLIBS17: Gallery of crew

The sunny skies were picture perfect Friday, but have the chamois ready today. Weather reports indicate a chance of showers in the morning and a possible …

FLIBS17: Interior talents are on the table

By Dorie Cox The work of interior yacht staff is misunderstood. That’s what several stews said during two tabletop setting competitions that took place …

FLIBS17: Checking the Tide: Where’s your favorite spot onboard?

While working on a yacht, crew must have their favorite decks or rooms. Although not always accessible to them, we were wondering that if they owned the yacht, …

FLIBS17: Fraser honors captain of M/Y Keiki Kai

By Lucy Chabot Reed Capt. Trevor Usher was honored last night as Fraser’s Yacht Management Captain of the Year. Capt. Usher, in command of the 100-foot (30m) …

FLIBS17: Captain humbled to be recognized for helping others

By Lucy Chabot Reed Between jobs last year, Capt. Marvin Wilson spent six months volunteering as skipper on the 178-foot (54m) R/V Pacific Hope, a medical ship …

From the Bridge: Dockage, skilled workers, invested crew top yacht captains’ wish lists

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox As yachts grow in size and scope, so do captains’ wish lists. To learn more about their hopes for a better future in …

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: Project Ayla, Wildflour sold

Yachts sold Project Ayla, a 164-foot (50m) Heesen with an expected delivery date of April 2018, has been sold, with British brokerage Abberley Luxury Yachts …

FLIBS17: National Marine reverts to its roots, tones down annual party

By Dorie Cox For the past 15 years, captains, crew and industry professionals have made memories at National Marine Suppliers’ annual party during the Fort …

Bluewater to offer refit certification

Bluewater Crew Training and The Triton have partnered to develop a seminar series for the 2018 Refit Show, Jan. 10-11, 2018, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The …

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Yacht owner Paul Allen leaves legacy, big shoes to fill

Yacht owner Paul Allen leaves legacy, big shoes to fill

UPDATE By Dorie Cox When Microsoft co-founder and yacht owner Paul Allen died on Oct. 15, he left a legacy for the yacht industry, …

17 captains, crew honored with Acrew’s Crew Awards

17 captains, crew honored with Acrew’s Crew Awards

Seventeen yacht crew members were honored during Acrew’s inaugural Crew Awards in mid-October. The winners are: Engineer & ETO: …

National Marine Suppliers poker run 2018 rides for charity

National Marine Suppliers poker run 2018 rides for charity

More than 100 motorcyclists and car enthusiasts rode through the Florida Everglades for National Marine Suppliers' 11th annual Poker Run on …

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 …