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Marine lantern has AIS inside

The Sealite SL-155 series now offers high-intensity, medium-range marine lanterns with an integrated AIS system inside the lantern’s body. The compact, …

Furniture maker uses plastic waste in ocean

Van de Sant, a company based in Curacao specializing in furniture design and manufacturing, is tackling the growing tidal waves of plastic waste choking oceans …

New service offers accounting help for captains

An online system to help megayacht captains keep on top of expenses, budgeting and accounting was recently launched by Avaletta, a yacht accounting company …

LED lighting series has built-in dimmer switch

Miami-based Lumiron’s new Medison series TRX 100C lighting system contains 18 single-color LEDs with a built-in, finger-touch dimmer. Made from a solid …

First ship with IMO Tier III Wärtsilä engines launched

The L’Astrolabe, a 236-foot (72m) polar logistics vessel launched July 12, is the first vessel operating with the International Maritime Organization’s …

New multi-sensor camera aids navigation

FLIR Systems has added a new camera to its M-series platform – the FLIR M500 multi-sensor maritime camera. The cooled mid-wave, 640 x 512 thermal camera’s …

New MTN debuts premium connectivity service

Priva by Global Eagle, a new satellite connectivity service designed to serve “VVIP” clients across their assets — on land at their private villa …

New router offers unthrottled WiFi

Concord Marine Electronics has signed a deal with Marine Data Solutions to be the exclusive dealer and installer of their new MDS 101 Mobile Wireless Router. …

New MTU gas marine engine to be tested

CUTLINE: From left, Stefan Ballier, senior manager of ferry operations at the Constance utility; Norbert Reuter, head of the city of Constance utility company; …

Oil mist can cause onboard fire, detector an option to prevent

By Capt. Richard Kniffin A shout of “fire” is probably the most dreaded word to hear aboard any vessel. Fires are deadly and destructive, can be difficult …

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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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