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ICW channel clear, marinas await dredge

By Dorie Cox The Intracoastal Waterway dredge project that began north of Port Everglades has deepened the channel on the way to most of the marinas in the …

Uncertainty of U.S. election affects yachting, but it’s a cycle

By Dorie Cox Yachts and their support industry are affected by many types of global events including this month’s U.S. presidential election. It is a show …

New CEO in place at RMK Merrill-Stevens

By Dorie Cox Aaron Leatherwood has been named president and CEO at RMK Merrill-Stevens in Miami. He will oversee shipyard operations including vessel …

USCG seeks mariner input on Miami Main Channel waterway assessment

The U.S. Coast Guard is taking mariner input on waterway use in the Miami Main Channel and Government Cut. A Waterway Analysis and Management System (WAMS) …

Captains invited to Great Lakes seminar

The Great Lakes in North America cover 94,250 square miles and have 10,900 miles of shoreline. Yet in many ways are an undiscovered cruising ground for yacht …

Pumpkin regatta raises money

Fourteen teams of yacht captains and crew, shipyard employees and tenants, and friends in the yachting community, paddled on Oct.7 in the Pumpkin Regatta to …

Coast Guard signs final rule for the New River Bridge

By Lucy Chabot Reed After a six-month trial period last year, the U.S. Coast Guard signed a final rule on Aug. 22 for the Florida East Coast Railway railroad …

New rules ease business relations with Cuba

U.S. President Barack Obama issued a 12-page presidential policy directive on Cuba on Oct. 14 that is designed to solidify the changes his administration has …

New pub helps crew with PTSD

The Nautical Institute, in partnership with Human Rights at Sea, has published  “Managing Traumatic Stress – Guidance for Maritime Organizations” to …

ICW dredging to clear path for Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show traffic

By Dorie Cox The Intracoastal Waterway (ICW) dredge project that began north of Port Everglades in Ft. Lauderdale plans to stay out of the way of yachts …

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Surveyor, former yacht engineer Mark Webb dies

Surveyor, former yacht engineer Mark Webb dies

By Dorie Cox An engineer and a yacht surveyor, Mark Webb died after complications from triple by-pass heart surgery in Fort Lauderdale. …

200 celebrate at Triton Networking with Maritime Marine

200 celebrate at Triton Networking with Maritime Marine

About 200 people enjoyed a Polynesian-inspired Triton Networking event last night at Maritime Marine in Fort Lauderdale. The team and …

Special delivery: Laurel crew transport no-longer-salty dogs

Special delivery: Laurel crew transport no-longer-salty dogs

By Dorie Cox; Photos by Purser Stephanie Hodges and Second Stew Shani Davies Cleaned up and rested, 10 dogs from the Bahamas Humane …

Veteran captain Achim Fischer dies in car accident

Veteran captain Achim Fischer dies in car accident

By Dorie Cox Capt. Achim Fischer died in Antibes on Nov. 26 as a result of a car accident. He was 72. A veteran captain of 30 years, …

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