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85m ferry navigates 3-port route on its own

Helsinki-based Wärtsilä recently tested its automated dock-to-dock system on the 85m ferry Folgefonn, owned by Norwegian ferry operator Norled. The system …

Yacht Controller integrates with Garmin

Florida-based The Yacht Group has integrated its Yacht Controller information and control panel on compatible Garmin multifunction displays with OneHelm …

FarSounder joins NOAA in seafloor mapping project

FarSounder, a U.S.-based marine electronics manufacturer specializing in underwater acoustics, has recently joined the International Hydrographic …

New SPOT tracker has texting capability

The new SPOT X is a new two-way satellite messaging device that combines S.O.S. emergency notification technology with text messaging to provide safety …

New outdoor dome camera bubble-less

Siqura, a Dutch company that makes video surveillance systems, has developed a bubble-less outdoor PTZ dome camera with 40x zoom. The PD910 combines …

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 …

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Triton networks with Maritime Marine

Triton networks with Maritime Marine

More than 220 yacht captains, crew and industry folks joined us for Triton Networking with Maritime Marine on the first Wednesday in …

Captain sentenced to three years in guest death

Update Dec. 4 Captain sentenced in guest death in propeller accident A yacht captain was sentenced to nearly three years in prison in …

Rules of the Road: Retain records to show fuel oil complies with ECA regulations

Rules of the Road: Retain records to show fuel oil complies with ECA regulations

Rules of the Road: by Capt. Jake Desvergers Longtime sufferers of this column may recall this topic being discussed back in early 2012. …

Engr. Craig Siedelhofer dies of liver cancer at 47

Engr. Craig Siedelhofer dies of liver cancer at 47

By Dorie Cox Engr. Craig Siedelhofer died Nov. 17 of liver cancer in Roanoke, Virginia. He most recently worked as relief engineer on …

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