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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 …

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 …

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 …

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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Lionfish Challenge eliminates 23,000 fish

Lionfish Challenge eliminates 23,000 fish

During the fourth annual Lionfish Challenge, held May 18 to Sept. 2, 23,451 lionfish were taken out of the ocean. There were 349 people …

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 …

Latest in the charter fleet: Balista with NJ; Excellence with Denison

Latest in the charter fleet: Balista with NJ; Excellence with Denison

M/Y Balista, a 153-foot (46m) Cantieri Di Pisa in 2013, available for winter charter in the Bahamas and Caribbean, and summer charter in …

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 …

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