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Crew award seeks nominees

The International Superyacht Society (ISS) is accepting nominations for its annual Awards of Distinction, honoring personal triumph from crew to the corporate …

Yacht lost in fire

A new Ocean Alexander 85 was destroyed in a fire on July 10 while moored at Roche Harbor Marina in Friday Harbor, Wash., for display and sale. The fire was …

Costa Concordia crew sentenced

Four crew members of the cruise ship Costa Concordia — but not the captain — were sentenced on July 20 in Italy to jail terms of 18-34 months each …

The San Diego International Boat Show

The San Diego International Boat Show in June held a captains briefing, featuring speakers from destinations including Mexico and Alaska as well as San …

Pirates convicted of murder

Three Somali men were convicted on July 8 of piracy, kidnapping and murder in the 2011 shooting deaths of four Americans sailing in the Indian Ocean off of …

Money to dredge proposed

A budget subcommittee in the U.S. Senate has recommended the  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers receive a record $1 billion in fiscal 2014 to dredge federal …

Post-Sandy NJ charts available

New Jersey-based Navionics has partnered with the Marine Trades Association of New Jersey, West Marine and other area businesses to organize the Remap New …

Winners of the 2013 ShowBoats Design Awards

Winners of the 2013 ShowBoats Design Awards were announced at a gala in Monaco in late June. Notable winners include the 42.5m power trimaran M/Y Adastra, …

New charter show starts in Thailand

Organizers of the Singapore Yacht Show have created a new charter yacht show, the first to be held at Phuket Yacht Haven in Thailand in mid-December 2014. The …

Fortuna to go back to donors

The Spanish government has decided to return a luxury yacht no longer wanted by King Juan Carlos to the business group that donated it to the monarch, …

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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 …

Multi-yacht owner Paul Allen dies

Multi-yacht owner Paul Allen dies

Co-founder of Microsoft and large yacht owner Paul Allen died yesterday from complications of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. He was well-known …

New plans emerge for old Summerfield yard

New plans emerge for old Summerfield yard

By Dorie Cox The Hix Snedeker Companies of Daphne, Alabama, is scheduled to meet with Fort Lauderdale city officials in November to …