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Triton expo in Ft. Lauderdale on Oct. 10

October is a month of activities in Ft. Lauderdale including Ft. Lauderdale International Boat show. With yachts in town, old friends will be on the docks, but …

MTN in deal with new satellite for faster service

South Florida-based MTN Satellite Communications (MTN) will leverage the first Intelsat EpicNG satellite, Intelsat 29e, to provide more than 2 gigabits of …

Seakeeper debuts new gyro

Maryland-based Seakeeper has delivered its largest gyro to date, the M26000 to be installed on Jim Smith Boats’ hull No. 29. This 105-foot custom, …

System removes exhaust soot

Seattle-based Northern Lights, a marine power generation and propulsion company, has created a solution for removing soot and particulate matter often …

Muir replaces aluminum housing

Muir Windlasses Australia has launched its latest composite fiber housing to replace aluminum housings for its range of horizontal anchor winches. The idea was …

Robert Cury & Associates sell M/Y Symphony II

Robert Cury & Associates sold the 112-foot Westport M/Y Symphony II. The asking price was $4.4 million. The new owners plan to continue her in charter and …

World’s largest sailing yacht under construction

CNBC has reported that Russian billionaire Andrey Melnichenko is building the world’s largest sailing yacht, estimated at about 400 feet. It is being …

Heesen Yachts delivers two yachts.

Heesen Yachts recently delivered two yachts: the all-aluminum 35m M/Y Galactica Plus and the 47m steel-hulled M/Y My Secret, bringing to five the number of …

Ferretti Group appoints managing director

Ferretti Group has appointed Ferruccio Rossi as managing director to replace Giancarlo Galeone, who has ended his mandate after CEO Salvatore Basile’s …

Hill Robinson hires director

Hill Robinson has hired Franc Jansen as director of its France operations based in Antibes and as director of yacht management. Jansen has a background in …

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Bradford’s Paul Engle retires

Bradford’s Paul Engle retires

By Dorie Cox After 26 years at Bradford Marine, former president Paul Engle has retired. He was at the helm of the Fort Lauderdale …

Motoryacht Mine Games owner among seven dead in helicopter crash

Motoryacht Mine Games owner among seven dead in helicopter crash

By Dorie Cox Yacht owner and coal executive Christopher Cline died in a helicopter crash on Thursday, July 4, according to media …

Rules of the Road: USCG alert urges review of MOB procedure

Rules of the Road: USCG alert urges review of MOB procedure

Rules of the Road: by Capt. Jake DesVergers In May, the Inspections and Compliance Directorate of the U.S. Coast Guard issued a Marine …

MarineMax acquires Fraser

MarineMax acquires Fraser

Clearwater, Florida-based recreational boat and yacht retailer MarineMax has announced an agreement with Italian-based yacht builder …

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