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New developments in marine technology

Device texts where others can’t Maine-based DeLorme, a developer of personal satellite communications and navigation technology, has launched its newest …

Golden fleet off to save coral reefs

Capt. Steven Breen will guide the 220-foot M/Y Golden Shadow on its next scientific journey, a four-year expedition to gather and share data on the state of …

The secret success of non-traded REITs

I have been using non-traded REITs in client portfolios for about three years now. The reason simply is for diversification, which is a must for savvy …

Marine Industry Cares Foundation raises money for charities

Marine Industry Cares Foundation raised $150,000 for charities with an annual spin-a-thon held in April in Ft. Lauderdale.  More than 600 spinners, riders …

Hood gets certified

Florida-based Elmridge Protection Products has been awarded NIOSH certification for its iEvac Smoke/Fire Hood. The hood can be worn to help an individual …

YRM announces two pending patents

Yacht Repairs and Maintenance (YRM) of Ft. Lauderdale has two patents pending for its tender/jetski chocks. The half-moon chock and the full-round chock are …

Lopez leads Grateful Palate provisioning

Ft. Lauderdale-based The Grateful Palate has promoted Hector Lopez to director of yacht provisions. Lopez oversees a team of professionals and a …

E3 Systems expands in US

E3 Systems has opened a Ft. Lauderdale office and appointed David Horacek U.S. vice president for direct sales. Horacek previously worked with Linkscape. …

Palladium appoints European manager

Palladium Technologies has appointed Mike Perkins its business development manager for Europe. Perkins had announced his retirement in August. “We have …

Swart joins MHG

Ft. Lauderdale-based MHG Insurance Brokers has hired Clayton Swart as business development manager. Swart, a former yacht crew, will be responsible for …

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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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