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Former captain makes for smooth handover

Capt. Jonathan Parmet is at the helm of M/Y Audrey’s Place and an alarm is sounding. It’s a low pressure gauge reading in the engine room. The …

Port Everglades to expand, add berths

The Florida Seaport Transportation and Economic Development (FSTED) Council approved $16.5 million for Port Everglades to lengthen a cruise berth and to extend …

Fire damages history S.C. town

More than a half-dozen historic buildings were damaged or destroyed by fire on Sept. 25 in the small waterfront town of Georgetown, S.C., on the Sampit River, …

Australians challenge America’s Cup

The day after Oracle Team USA retained the America’s Cup in late September, Australia winemaker and sailor Bob Oatley challenged the defender for the …

Piracy down globally, up in Indonesia

The International Maritime Bureau (IMB) Live Piracy & Armed Robbery Report 2013 has reported at least 10 maritime piracy incidents in the first two weeks …

America’s Cup yacht to get recycled

Boeing and Oracle Team USA, winner of the 34th America’s Cup, are collaborating to recycle 7,000 pounds of carbon fiber from USA-71, a yacht built for …

Freighter completes Northwest Passage

A massive freighter completed a voyage through the hazardous Arctic Northwest Passage for the first time in late September, according to a story by the Reuters …

School to R&D on emissions

Maine Maritime Academy has been awarded a federal grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation for $1.4 million — the largest in the school’s …

NOAD format changes

The U.S. Coast Guard no longer accepts advanced Notice of Arrival/Departures (NOADs) filed online with the InfoPath Template 6.0 or 6.1, Workbook 7.0, and OCS …

Spain drops fee on chartering

Spain legislators have voted to drop the maximum length exemption of 15m for vessels, basically eliminating the matriculation tax for charter yachts. Yachts …

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Owner’s View: The essence of command

Owner’s View: The essence of command

Owner’s View: by Melvyn Miller The hardest thing to teach new managers is that the essence of management is to convince or coerce …

Veteran captain joins Derecktor Fort Pierce

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UPDATED Capt. Glen Allen, who spent the past 13 years with Fleet Miami, has taken a position as sales manager with Derecktor Fort …

Detroit firm acquires Luke Brown

Detroit, Michigan-based KAM Yacht Sales has acquired Fort Lauderdale-based brokerage firm Luke Brown Yachts. Founded in 2006, KAM Yacht …

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