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Waxy closed for renovations

Now that the FIFA World Cup matches are over, Waxy O’Connor’s Irish Pub on Southeast 17th Street in Fort Lauderdale has temporarily closed for a major …

Survey launched on welfare needs of superyacht crew

The International Seafarers’ Welfare and Assistance Network (ISWAN) is partnering with South Florida-based MHG Insurance Brokers to launch a survey of …

Prepare now to comply with EIAPP engine air pollution certificate

By Dorie Cox The EIAPP is a long acronym for a fairly simple document that confirms an engine meets current air pollution standards. The Engine International …

Andrews Avenue bridge rehabilitation starts downtown Fort Lauderdale

By Dorie Cox Rehabilitation on a bridge across the New River in downtown Fort Lauderdale should not disrupt marine traffic, according to members of Broward …

Secure at Sea: Cybersecurity laws lacking when it comes to yachts

Secure at Sea: by Corey Ranslem It is hard to realistically determine the number of cyberattacks that take place within a given time period. Many cyber …

Hacker hijacks email, steals $100,000 charter deposit

By Dorie Cox A client who enjoyed his previous Mediterranean charter wanted to do it again. He had the captain’s phone number and called to book the 50m-plus …

Smaller yachts can skip MI inspection

Private yachts between 12m and 24m and less than 20 years of age are no longer required to undergo a pre-registration inspection to fly the Republic of the …

Engineer OK after being found unconscious

By Dorie Cox A yacht engineer was treated for heat exhaustion off the coast of Fort Lauderdale on Monday (July 9) after fellow crew found him unconscious in …

Triton Networking resumes on the first Wednesday in August

After a relaxing summer hiatus, Triton Networking is back on the first Wednesday in August with Parker Yacht Management. Parker Yacht is a large custom yacht …

Winning bid on Indian Empress unpaid

The winning bidder in last Thursday’s court-ordered auction of M/Y Indian Empress has yet to pay for the 311-foot (95m) Oceanco seized in Malta in September, …

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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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