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Millions in tariffs steer U.S.-built yachts out of Med charter season

By Dorie Cox M/Y Laurel has had to cancel its summer charter season this year. Faced with a tax bill of at least $12 million to enter the 240-foot U.S.-built …

MIAMI19: It’s a bird, it’s a boat, it’s a flight on a seaplane

Photos and story by Dorie Cox A group of yacht industry people watched from the dock as the seaplane descended over an underway barge and steered clear of …

Lunch from the grill with RPM and DSOA

Engine-related industry professionals loaded up on burgers and hot dogs from the grill at RPM Diesel Engine Co and Diesel Services of America’s cookout on …

GPS users warned of potential April 6 glitch

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has warned that those who use older GPS devices may find themselves in troubled waters come April 6. This has to do …

NOAA to change channel depth values on raster charts

NOAA’s Office of Coast Survey recently announced plans to change the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) maintained channel depth values on raster chart …

Miami Yacht Show debuts downtown, returns to Island Gardens

Yacht captains, crew and the boating industry visit the 31st edition of the Miami Yacht Show at a new location. With a debut downtown on the Intracoastal …

Las Olas bridge to open this evening

By Dorie Cox UPDATE: Feb. 7As of 6:30 p.m. today, the Las Olas Boulevard and Commercial Boulevard bridges over the Intercoastal Waterway in Fort Lauderdale are …

Crew’s own records vital in getting paid after yacht arrest

By Dorie Cox When a yacht gets seized – arrested – for financial reasons, the subsequent jockeying for restitution often leaves yacht crew pay low on the …

Miami19: Miami Yacht Show’s move to downtown brings optimism

By Dorie Cox For most of the past 30 years, yachts tied to docks built along a narrow strip of waterway in Miami Beach for a brokerage show. There were few …

SeaKeepers partners with FIU to tackle microplastic pollution

The International SeaKeepers Society has teamed up with Florida International University to launch SARAH, an initiative designed to address the proliferation …

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Triton Expo 2019 draws big crowd

Triton Expo 2019 draws big crowd

As yachts begin to arrive in town for the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, more than 1,000 yacht captains, crew, and business …

Loon, Lady Rose take top crew awards

Loon, Lady Rose take top crew awards

Yacht crew were recognized for excellence in 21 categories during the Crew Awards by Acrew on Saturday. About 400 yacht captains and crew …

M/Y Lazy Z crew runs its way across the Atlantic for Bahamas

M/Y Lazy Z crew runs its way across the Atlantic for Bahamas

The crew of M/Y Lazy Z are on a mission to raise money for disaster relief in the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian. Since they cannot get to …

Cable Marine, Boat Owners Warehouse founder Elmer Strauss dies

Cable Marine, Boat Owners Warehouse founder Elmer Strauss dies

By Dorie Cox From boatyards to retail stores, Elmer Strauss built a collection of businesses that helped change the face of the yacht …

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