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Triton Expo 2017

The Fall Triton Expo brought together more than 750 captains, crew and industry professionals last night to network and meet with 42 yacht-related businesses …

Plea comes for medical supplies to aid in Caribbean

By Lucy Chabot Reed When YachtAid Global called after two hurricanes swept over the Caribbean, Rebecca Castellano pulled out all the medical supplies and …

Rules of the Road: Tricky tonnage measurement not about weight

Rules of the Road: by Capt. Jake Desvergers Tonnage is an important topic in the maritime and yachting industry. Tonnage forms the basis for numerous items, …

Caribbean panel reports strong recovery efforts

Business owners, agents and yacht industry representatives from the Caribbean came to the Monaco Yacht Show on Sept. 28 to deliver this message: Please come …

Owner’s View: Lesson learned from Irma: Insurance doesn’t replace skill

By Peter Herm Hurricane Irma taught me some new lessons. I learned there are basically two types of preparation strategies: one counting on insurance; the …

Deckhand on M/Y Lady Sara dies in Monaco

Deckhand Brandon Fisher, known as Six Seven to the crew on M/Y Lady Sara, died Sept. 26 in Monaco. He was being treated for tonsillitis, but the cause of his …

MYS17: Scenes from the Monaco Yacht Show

Triton associate editor Susan Jobe is on the docks during the Monaco Yacht Show this week. The show runs Sept. 26-30. Jobe is sharing news and photos during …

Crew can test their fire fighting skills in FlameOut 2017

By Lucy Chabot Reed Three marine industry companies are hosting a first-ever firefighting challenge for yacht crew. The inaugural FlameOut 2017 will pit the …

MYS17: Fraser honors yacht captains, crew at Monaco Yacht Show

Capt. Paul McWilliams of M/Y Latiko was awarded Fraser’s Charter Captain of the Year on Thursday night at the brokerage firm’s annual awards dinner in …

In St. Thomas, storms bring magic, take power

By Carol Bareuther Some of the prettiest days in the Caribbean are those in the 48 to 72 hours before a massive hurricane makes landfall. This was certainly …

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Acrew announces 2019 Crew Award finalists

Acrew announces 2019 Crew Award finalists

Finalists for Acrew’s 2nd annual Crew Awards have been announced. The finalists will be presented to an independent and anonymous panel …

News in the brokerage fleet: Alia project sells; Admiral new builds listed

News in the brokerage fleet: Alia project sells; Admiral new builds listed

Yachts sold Project Al Waab II, a 180-foot (55m) new build from Alia Yachts designed by Vripack, with delivery scheduled for summer …

Spin event raises $5,000 for charity

Spin event raises $5,000 for charity

Young Professionals in Yachting raised more than $5,000 for the Children’s Diagnostic and Treatment Center in Fort Lauderdale on Friday …

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. …

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