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Saxon new VP at HMY

HMY Yachts, based in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, has hired Bob Saxon as vice president of the company’s yacht management, crew placement and yacht charter …

Spring in the Great Lakes

Entering the freshwater waterways of the Great Lakes brings many memorable sights, including hoards of mayflies in spring. Part of the dragonfly family, these …

NJ hires new broker in Thailand

Marcus Overman has joined U.S.-based Northrop & Johnson as a sales broker in its Thailand office. Overman has worked in the dealership and brokerage sector …

Intracoastal Waterway to be dredged

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded an $8.55 million contract to Cavache Inc. of Pompano Beach, Florida, to dredge portions of the Intracoastal …

Veteran Fraser broker Tom Allen dies

One of Fraser’s longtime yacht brokers, Tom Allen, died on June 17 after a stroke. Based in the Seattle office, Mr. Allen was one of the firm’s longest …

Latest news in the brokerage fleet: Bandido sells; Saint Nicholas, Rock.It listed

Yachts sold M/Y Bandido, a 137-foot (41.8m) Westport launched in 1989, sold in an in-house deal by Ocean Independence broker Chris Collins. Asking price was …

Volvo Penta unveils self-docking system

Volvo Penta has unveiled a self-docking system expected to be launched in 2020. In a live demonstration at the Gothenburg, Sweden, stopover of the Volvo Ocean …

Denison has new sales director

Rick Young has been hired as sales director at Denison Yachting in Fort Lauderdale. Young began his career in the marine industry in the early 1990s as …

Derecktor, Haack bid for Fort Pierce yacht facility

By Dorie Cox Two bids to develop a megayacht repair facility in Fort Pierce, Florida, are under evaluation. Derecktor Holdings Inc. and Fort Pierce Yacht and …

CW wins award for refit

French refit shipyard Compositeworks, along with Michela Reverberi Studio, won the Interior Design – Sailing Yacht Award at the 2018 International Yacht …

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Recent yacht fires a warning: Know your insurance details

Recent yacht fires a warning: Know your insurance details

By Dorie Cox No one wants to burn through a $20 million loss like the 102-foot M/Y Polar Bear in a San Diego shipyard in 2014. The …

France, Italy change Med charter VAT laws

France, Italy change Med charter VAT laws

By Sara Ammannati and Camille Penquerch January was a month of significant changes for charter activity in the Mediterranean following …

Crew Eye: A successful catch and release, times three

Crew Eye: A successful catch and release, times three

Chef Chris Parthemore, left, and First Mate Tom Robertson at anchor just outside Gustavia, St. Barts, in February. “Tom got the first …

Triton networks with Lewis Marine

Triton networks with Lewis Marine

Nearly 250 yacht captains, crew and industry folks stopped by Triton Networking with Lewis Marine Supply last night to check out the …

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