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Boats and Brokers

Former chef joins Northrop & Johnson

Lies Sol has joined Northrop & Johnson as a broker in its Thailand office. A native of the Netherlands, Sol has worked for more than a decade as chef, …

Arcadia launches two yachts

Italian shipyard Arcadia Yachts has launched A105 hull No. 3 and A85 hull No. 16. Both yachts, launched in May, reflect what the yard says is its investment in …

Latest news in the charter fleet: Nomad with Hill Robinson

M/Y Nomad, a 228-foot (69.5m) Oceanfast launched in 2003, available for charter in the Red Sea and the Mediterranean this summer through Hill Robinson Yacht …

Benetti delivers 35.5m Good Day, 29m Baya

Benetti has delivered the fourth hull of its Mediterraneo 116 line and the fifth hull of its Delfino 95 line. M/Y Good Day, a 116-foot Mediterraneo delivered …

Van der Valk launches Jangada 2

Dutch yard Van der Valk recently launched the fifth and largest of its raised pilothouse custom line motoryacht. The 105-foot (32m) Jangada 2 is undergoing sea …

Latest in the brokerage fleet: New Heesen sells; Dorothea III listed

Yachts sold YN19055 Project Castor, the latest in Heesen’s 180-foot (55m) FDHF Steel class, sold by Luxury Yacht Group broker Rupert Connor, who brought the …

Longtime captain joins Merle Wood

Capt. Brent Holleman has joined Merle Wood & Associates as a South Florida broker specializing in sales and charter of yachts from 40 feet to 150 feet. …

Foreign Trade Zone part of inaugural broker event

By Dorie Cox Yacht crew and brokers from nine brokerage houses were on the job for the first charter broker show at Lauderdale Marine Center in Fort Lauderdale …

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: Excellence V sold; Solo listed

Yachts sold M/Y Excellence V (to be renamed Arience), a 199-foot (61m) Abeking and Rasmussen delivered in 2012, sold by joint central agents Merle Wood & …

Fotilas wins brokers award at Superyacht Show

The 2019 Richard Earp Memorial Brokers Award was presented to Vassilis Fotilas on May 8 at the Superyacht Show in Barcelona. Fotilas has been a broker with …

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Triton Networking with Ronnie’s at UMC

Triton Networking with Ronnie’s at UMC

Just days after the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, more than 200 yacht captains, crew and business professionals gathered for …

Be wary of CBD quality, source, THC levels

Be wary of CBD quality, source, THC levels

By Alene Keenan Most people have heard about CBD by now, but it is surrounded by controversy. Much of the confusion is due to the fact …

Agent’s Corner: S. Florida airports best when flying in on B1/B2

Agent’s Corner: S. Florida airports best when flying in on B1/B2

The Agent's Corner: by Laura Garcia-Bartenfelder There are so many different aspects to receiving and traveling on a B1/B2 for crew …

Engineer’s Angle: Fuel for both yacht, tender attractive

Engineer’s Angle: Fuel for both yacht, tender attractive

Engineer's Angle: JD Anson Whether taking the boss shopping in St. Tropez or dragging kids for miles on a banana in the Bahamas, …

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