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Sea-Fire nixes HFC-based equipment

Sea-Fire Europe recently announced it will no longer distribute equipment that uses HFCs (hydroflourocarbons). HFCs are a group of man-made gaseous agents that …

MSHS partners with ZF Marine

Motor-Services Hugo Stamp, a  Fort Lauderdale-based provider of power systems, has created a partnership with ZF Marine Propulsion Systems. A South …

Palladium debuts ‘smart’ breaker panels

Fort Lauderdale-based Palladium Technologies has created an automated electrical distribution system as an alternative to the large electrical breaker …

Rolls-Royce to release MTU hybrid propulsion systems by 2020

Rolls-Royce plans to release MTU hybrid ship propulsion systems by 2020. The propulsion systems will be made available for yachts, work boats, ferries and …

Teak Life UV comes in new tone

Sansin Corp., a Canadian manufacturer of marine-grade products for wood, has released a fifth tone in its Teak Life UV line of coatings. The new tone is called …

Intellian makes ‘future-proof’ VSAT antenna

Intellian, a Korean maker of satellite communication antenna systems with offices worldwide, has launched an 85cm, Ku-to-Ka band, convertible maritime VSAT …

Smart lock system redesigned for smaller yachts

The Remotekey Intelligent Locking System made by Smart Locks for Yachts is now available in an edition tailored to smaller yachts. The new edition is derived …

ACR Electronics upgrades production system

South Florida-based ACR Electronics, which designs and manufactures distress beacons and survival equipment, has upgraded its manufacturing facilities with a …

BLU3 launches ‘world’s smallest’ dive system

BLU3, a subsidiary of Brownie’s Marine Group, has launched what it calls the next generation of diving on the crowdfunding platform Kickstarter. NEMO is a …

Furuno calls new VHF radio a marine ‘multi-tool’

The Furuno FM4800 is a new all-in-one marine VHF radiotelephone with built-in Class D DSC, GPS receiver, AIS receiver, and simplified loud hailer with …

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Secure at Sea: Yachts tempt thieves, especially in South Florida

Secure at Sea: Yachts tempt thieves, especially in South Florida

Secure@Sea: by Corey Ranslem “I can’t believe that happened!” That’s usually the response you get when you hear about the …

Multi-yacht owner Paul Allen dies

Multi-yacht owner Paul Allen dies

Co-founder of Microsoft and large yacht owner Paul Allen died yesterday from complications of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. He was well-known …

New plans emerge for old Summerfield yard

New plans emerge for old Summerfield yard

By Dorie Cox The Hix Snedeker Companies of Daphne, Alabama, is scheduled to meet with Fort Lauderdale city officials in November to …

Yacht industry gathers for Triton Expo

Yacht industry gathers for Triton Expo

More than 800 captains, crew and industry professionals attended the Triton Expo in October at ISSGMT in Fort Lauderdale. Fifty businesses …

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