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Feedback sought for post-hurricane remapping

A month-long project to remap South Florida waterways affected by Hurricane Irma kicks off Jan. 19, led by Navionics, a Garmin Ltd. company that develops and …

Marine antenna maker opens U.S. office

Marine antenna manufacturer Glomex SRL has opened a North American office in Brooklyn, New York, and a warehouse in Dayton, Ohio. Glomex Marine Antennas USA …

Military orders ThrowRaft for rescues

ThrowRaft, the first U.S. Coast Guard-approved inflatable throwable personal flotation device, has proven valuable to the Texas Army National Guard, which, in …

Dutch shipyard unveils classed, 3D-printed propeller

A new 3D-printed ship propeller has passed rigorous testing and is now class approved, Netherlands-based Damen Shipyard Group has announced. The WAAMpeller, a …

Online course teaches how to deal with engine problems

The web-based training company Boaters University is offering a three-hour, online course in “Marine Diesel Maintenance and Troubleshooting.” The $350 …

Safe Harbor marinas join Seabin Project

Safe Harbor Marinas, based in Dallas, Texas, has joined the Seabin Project as aglobal pilot partner and plans to introduce the innovative anti-pollution …

Wartsila to supply engines for Sunstone vessel

A 341-foot (104m) exploration cruise vessel being built for Sunstone Ships Inc. of Miami, Florida, will be equipped with Wärtsilä engines and exhaust gas …

Alert system wins innovator award

A new software platform that provides real-time, onboard alerts for maritime uses received the Chattanooga Technology Council’s Early Innovator Award in …

Imtra to sell DHR navigation lighting in U.S.

Imtra, a Massachusetts-based company that manufactures and imports marine products, has signed a distribution deal with Den Haan Rotterdam to sell its …

Tecniq launches new compact LED fixture

Tecniq’s new compact D30 Surface Mounted Load Light produces 2,000 lumens of bright white LED light with a 64-degree by 51-degree beam angle that will …

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The Yachtie Glow: Control social media, or be controlled by it

The Yachtie Glow: Control social media, or be controlled by it

The Yachtie Glow: by Stew Angela Orecchio There is nothing inherently wrong with social media; it can be an excellent tool for checking …

Yacht owner Paul Allen leaves legacy, big shoes to fill

Yacht owner Paul Allen leaves legacy, big shoes to fill

UPDATE By Dorie Cox When Microsoft co-founder and yacht owner Paul Allen died on Oct. 15, he left a legacy for the yacht industry, …

17 captains, crew honored with Acrew’s Crew Awards

17 captains, crew honored with Acrew’s Crew Awards

Seventeen yacht crew members were honored during Acrew’s inaugural Crew Awards in mid-October. The winners are: Engineer & ETO: …

National Marine Suppliers poker run 2018 rides for charity

National Marine Suppliers poker run 2018 rides for charity

More than 100 motorcyclists and car enthusiasts rode through the Florida Everglades for National Marine Suppliers' 11th annual Poker Run on …