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AYSS names Drewelow chairman

Mark Drewelow, owner of C2C in San Diego and founder of YachtAid Global, has been named chairman of the Association of Yacht Support Services (AYSS) for the 2012-2013 year. He…

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Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show events

Oct. 29, Monday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. YachtInfo Industry Seminars, Captains Briefing and Cocktail Partyat Bahia Mar, ballroomSessions cover topics including changes to STCW, what to do when the yacht is…

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Common deficiencies noted by port states

As traveling vessels face Port State Control (PSC) officers to verify compliance with governing conventions, Lloyd’s Register has noted common issues for vessels to focus on to better prepare. In…

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V-Kool hires manager

V-Kool has hired a new estimator/project manager, Scott Ballou. Ballou has a bachelor’s degree in business management and has been working as a charter captain in the Virgin Islands for…

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Globe Wireless announces CrewCash and ShipMoney

Globe Wireless announced an exclusive worldwide sales and marketing relationship with CrewCash to offer comprehensive prepaid solutions to the commercial maritime industry. CrewCash and ShipMoney is a new prepaid Visa…

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Ocean to manage Maltese Falcon

Ocean Management announced their appointment as the ISM and ISPS manager of the 88m M/Y Maltese Falcon. Delivered in 2006, Maltese Falcon has a revolutionary sail system, the Falcon Rig,…

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Nautic Crew expands recruitment

Nautic Crew International has expanded the crew placement team with the appointment of Robin Smith, a professional recruiter with extensive recruitment background in the luxury yacht industry. Smith worked on…

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Popular charter captain dies onboard in N.C.

Capt. William Shannon Crook — known in the Bahama- and New England-charter circuits as Capt. Shan — died Saturday morning (Oct. 13) on board his command, the 88-foot M/Y Lady…

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No time, no energy, no interest? This is the workout for you.

Full work days, countless tasks and little downtime are not an excuse to overlook health and fitness. Cleaning, repairing, tending to guests, entertaining, laundry and cooking; combined with little sleep,…

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Companies offer comprehensive yacht services

Hill Robinson International, Neptune Group Yachting, and Bradford Marine announced Comprehensive Yacht Services for yacht owners, captains and crew. The alliance between the three yacht service companies will enhance each…

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