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Cotton Crews opens in Palm Beach

Lauren Cotton announced the opening of Cotton Crews in Palm Beach County, Fla. as a full service boutique yacht crew placement agency.   “The  purpose …

Interlux offers paint app

The Interlux Boat Paint Guide is now available in digital format. The company launched the free app for Apple and Android smartphones and tablets to navigate …

MTN launches live event streaming

Florida-based MTN Communications has launched MTN OceanCast, a high-definition system for live event streaming from maritime vessels. The program offers an …

Brokerage industry news

Anita for $2.3 million with Tom Allen in Seattle, the 92-foot (28m) NY Launch M/Y Olympus (built in 1929) for $1.75 million with Brian Holland in Seattle. New …

West Marine offers grants

California-based West Marine is now accepting applications for its Marine Conservation Grants program in which it awards up to 10 grants up to $5,000 for …

MPV hires managing director

Barcelona-based Marina Port Vell (MPV) has hired Marcel Brekelmans as managing director. A Dutchman, Brekelmans has spent many years as a project and managing …

RPM gets new system for injectors

Ft. Lauderdale-based RPM Diesel has acquired the MAKTest KO4000 CARS common rail system, an advanced system designed to enhance the common rail injector repair …

New site matches captains with owners, boaters

A group of South Florida marine executives has launched a Web-based service that offers captains to would-be renters. The concept for BoatSetter has been more …

Newman joins Martek

Martek of Palm Beach, a marine electronics engineering and support company based in Stuart, Fla., has hired Scott J. Newman as director of superyacht sales. …

Rigger gets patent

California-based Colligo Marine has been awarded a U.S. patent on its quick release line guides that allow for the easy removal of furler drive lines for …

Editor’s Picks

The Yachtie Glow: Control social media, or be controlled by it

The Yachtie Glow: Control social media, or be controlled by it

The Yachtie Glow: by Stew Angela Orecchio There is nothing inherently wrong with social media; it can be an excellent tool for checking …

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 …