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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 …

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 …

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 …

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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Which of your tasks on a yacht would you prefer not to do?

Which of your tasks on a yacht would you prefer not to do?

It comes as no surprise that the least liked tasks on yachts have to do with the sewage system. Jerold MacKinnon: Replacing black water …

Taking the Helm: First step for a good leader is staying quiet to listen

Taking the Helm: First step for a good leader is staying quiet to listen

Taking the Helm: by Capt. Paul Ferdais Something more and more common today is an inability or unwillingness to genuinely listen to …

Pinmar starts trial of sprayable filler

Pinmar starts trial of sprayable filler

Yacht finishing company Pinmar, paint manufacturer AkzoNobel and surveyors Wrede Consulting have partnered on a research project to …

Captain builds tender for users’ comfort

Captain builds tender for users’ comfort

Story and photos by Tom Serio He’s a big guy, with a big voice, and with big miles under his keel. Now he has big goals. Capt. …

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