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Azimut Benetti training centers on management

Azimut Benetti Group’s yachtmaster event this year centered on megayacht management for captains. The 14th annual event for captains of Azimut Benetti …

Hodgdon infuses carbon-fiber hull

Maine-based Hodgdon Yachts announced the successful infusion of a 100-foot carbon fiber hull mold. The company said the mold to be used for a pre-preg carbon …

MYBA updates charter contract

The MYBA Charter Agreement, an industry standard for luxury yacht charters, was recently revised to include language that clarifies events preceding an …

Penny Mae takes on voluntary MLC compliance with help from Fairport

M/Y Penny Mae has become the first Marshall Islands flagged yacht less than 500 tons to become MLC 2006 certified.   All commercial ships and charter yachts …

New and brokerage yachts move

Moran Yacht & Ship has sold the 288-foot (88m) Lurssen M/Y Quattroelle. Now to its central agency listings for sale is the 102-foot (31m) M/Y Muse by Cerri …

New owner for Sea Tow in lower NY

Capt. Jack Schachner has assumed ownership of the Sea Tow Lower New York location, serving the boating areas of lower New York and Long Island, including the …

Trinity builder expands into port

Gulf Coast Shipyard Group, a manufacturer of ocean-going and inland marine vessels for commercial and military markets as well as the Trinity Yachts brand, has …

Hines named top charter broker for 2013

Terry Hines, charter marketing director for IYC, was named Charter Professional of the Year by the Florida Yacht Brokers Association. The award is given to …

Motoryacht Skyfall to be built by Sunrise

Legendary yacht owner John Staluppi, who names all his yachts after James Bond films, has signed a contract with Sunrise Yachts of Turkey to build the 68m M/Y …

Broker Perry Campbell joins Curtis Stokes & Associates

Broker Perry Campbell has joined Curtis Stokes & Associates and will be based in Palmetto, Fla., just south of Tampa Bay. Growing up on boats, he’s …

Editor’s Picks

Crew Compass: Working for liveaboards a seismic shift from charter life

Crew Compass: Working for liveaboards a seismic shift from charter life

Crew Compass: by Lauren Loudon People always ask me what it’s like to work on yachts? You must have some good stories, they say. …

Port state CIC inspections this fall to focus on emergency systems

Port state CIC inspections this fall to focus on emergency systems

The Paris and Tokyo MoUs on port state control will conduct a Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on vessel emergency systems and …

Yacht Moatize hits dock in Cairns

Yacht Moatize hits dock in Cairns

By Dorie Cox Capts. Brian and Sue Mitchell looked up from their dinner at a marina restaurant in Cairns in Queensland, Australia, to …

Deeper water to allow for larger yachts at Fort Lauderdale marina

Deeper water to allow for larger yachts at Fort Lauderdale marina

Photos and story by Dorie Cox Scoop by scoop, an excavator on a floating barge dug from the Intracoastal Waterway bed at Sunrise Harbor …

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