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Marine trade group helps create Florida’s first yacht apprenticeship program

The Fort Lauderdale-based Marine Industries Association of South Florida (MIASF) is working with the Florida Department of Education and Atlantic Technical …

Foreign Trade Zone part of inaugural broker event

By Dorie Cox Yacht crew and brokers from nine brokerage houses were on the job for the first charter broker show at Lauderdale Marine Center in Fort Lauderdale …

Miami-Dade orders new Metal Shark fire boats

The Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Department has ordered new fire boats from Louisiana-based shipbuilder Metal Shark to replace older models currently in operation. …

4Ocean, Delivery Dudes partner to cut plastic utensils

Global marine conservation company 4Ocean has partnered with Delivery Dudes to reduce single-use plastic pollution by changing consumer habits. The South …

USCG extends deadline for mariner credentials

By Dorie Cox Still facing a backlog of renewals after the partial government shutdown in December and January, the U.S. Coast Guard’s National Maritime …

Yacht fire contained at Cracker Boy in Riviera Beach

By Dorie Cox UPDATE: Local news reports that a yacht fire that started this morning at Cracker Boy Boat Works in Riviera Beach, Florida is being contained. …

Benetti hosts themed dinner

Captains, sponsors and Benetti executives enjoyed a Hawaiian-themed dinner on the sand at the 19th Benetti Yachtmaster in Key Largo, Florida. Capt. Mark …

Hill Robinson opens office in Palma

Yacht management company Hill Robinson has opened a new office in Palma de Mallorca. Director of the new office is Gary Miller, a marine engineer with …

19th Benetti Yachtmaster underway in Key Largo

The 19th Benetti Yachtmaster got underway yesterday with an update on the brand from Benetti executives, a primer on the different certifications yachts should …

Date change for marina, boatyard conference

The International Marina & Boatyard Conference (IMBC) has shifted the earlier announced dates for its 2020 conference. The event is now set for Jan. 14-16, …

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Newport19: Crew bring the sunshine to rainy Newport show

Newport19: Crew bring the sunshine to rainy Newport show

Yacht crew from more than 20 charter vessels shined through a rainy and misty Newport Charter Yacht Show last week at Newport …

EU tariff turns more charter yachts off Med

EU tariff turns more charter yachts off Med

By Dorie Cox A European Union tariff has disrupted summer plans for a number of yachts that typically charter in the Mediterranean. …

Final Christensen launched in Vancouver; yard moves to Tennessee

Final Christensen launched in Vancouver; yard moves to Tennessee

Christensen has launched the last hull to be completed and delivered from its Vancouver yard.  The 164-foot (50m) Jackpot, …

40m S/Y My Song not salvageable

40m S/Y My Song not salvageable

UPDATE:The 40m award-winning racing sloop My Song has been declared unsalvageable after falling off a cargo ship in the Med while in …

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