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COVID, fires, lawsuits, obituaries among top stories of 2020

Yacht captains and crew — as well as other yachting professionals — found lots of news of interest on The-Triton.com last year.  Not surprisingly, half of the top 10 stories…

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Restoration of Hurricane Hole begins

Construction has begun on the restoration of Hurricane Hole marina on Paradise Island in the Bahamas. Renamed Hurricane Hole Superyacht Marina at Paradise Landing, the iconic destination has been reimagined…

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A look at and inside Pendennis

Let us first set the scene, as the location of this shipyard is very much a part of its DNA. Cornwall is a county in England, right at the southwestern…

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Veteran captain joins Derecktor Fort Pierce

UPDATED Capt. Glen Allen, who spent the past 13 years with Fleet Miami, has taken a position as sales manager with Derecktor Fort Pierce. Capt. Allen’s primary role will be…

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Pinmar starts trial of sprayable filler

Yacht finishing company Pinmar, paint manufacturer AkzoNobel and surveyors Wrede Consulting have partnered on a research project to develop the application methodology for the new Awlfair SF spray filler product…

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Yacht captains share what COVID-19 has done to their world

By Dorie Cox and Lucy Chabot Reed As information changes quickly for yacht crew in a COVID-19-pandemic world, The Triton reached out to hear from the captains in charge. As…

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Crew Eye: Captain at work underwater

Capt. Kevin Davidson went deep to film and photograph hammerhead sharks off Bimini in the Bahamas in February. His job was to take still photos to add to footage from…

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Refit Matters: New traditions evolve from refit challenges

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Refit Matters: by Jon Wilson The great traditions of the maritime industry have flourished for good reason. Starting with the most fundamental one – the navigational rules of the road…

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Andrews Avenue Bridge openings restricted

A two-hour advance notification is now required to open the Andrews Avenue Bridge over the New River in downtown Fort Lauderdale between 10:30 p.m. and 6 a.m. through late April…

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Latest in the brokerage fleet: Global sells; Elements listed

Yachts sold M/Y Global, a 220-foot (67m) workboat built by U.S. yard Bender in 1982 and converted into an expedition yacht by Shadow Marine in 2007, sold by United Yacht…

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