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Captains host ethics forum

Organizers of a proposed Yacht Captains Association are organizing a captains seminar to be held in the days before the Ft. Lauderdale boat show. The speaker …

Samspon Cay goes private

The Sampson Cay Club in the Exumas, which closed for renovations Aug. 1, will remain closed to the public. The island and all its amenities, including marina, …

Seminar covers insurance issues

Ft. Lauderdale Mariners’ Club is hosting its 24th annual marine seminar on Thursday, Oct. 30, the day before the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show …

Green Turtle deepens

Dredging work at the Green Turtle Club in the Abacos began in late August. When complete, the channel entrance into White Sound will be 10 feet at low water. …

IMO fixes BNWAS rule

Lloyd’s Register released an alert in September about bridge navigational watch alarm system (BNWAS) requirements for vessels built before July 2002. New …

Turkey may buy Savarona

The government of Turkey looked into buying in mid-September the yacht that was assigned to the founder of modern Turkey, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, and turn it …

Russia reopens Arctic base

Russia has reopened a Soviet-era military base in the Arctic, part of a drive to make the northern coast a global shipping route and secure the region’s …

LPG cylinders recalled

The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration has issued an emergency order mandating a recall of cylinders manufactured by The Lite Cylinder …

MLC guide revised

Isle of Man-based yacht service and support company Döhle Yachts has updated its guide to the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC) to incorporate changes …

New symposium set for Oct. 3

The first Fort Lauderdale Yacht Symposium is planned for Oct. 3. The full-day symposium will feature more than 30 speakers in panel discussions on topics …

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