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Crew Insurance: Are you confident you’re covered?

Crew Insurance: Are you confident you’re covered?

Many things can break on board a yacht, including the crew. So when a crew member falls down a hatch, contracts malaria, or runs over a snorkeler with the tender, it’s important to know how liability insurance coverage works. Yet, as with many things yacht-related, it can be confusing.

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Underwriters at the helm

Underwriters at the helm

When yacht owners shop around for insurance, they are faced with very high premiums and loss deductibles from underwriters who limit cruising grounds based on their risk assessment. In some cases, yacht insurance premiums have risen by at least 430.000000rom 2021 to 2022.

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The forever sought-after rotation

The forever sought-after rotation

Three words: Charter Rotation Position! These three words bring joy to the ears of many in search of their next vessel. Charter yachts provide the ability to earn extra cash, while rotations provide the extra freedom of time. Everyone wants it — but first, there are a few concerns to take into account.

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Pollution insurance required in U.S. waters

Pollution insurance required in U.S. waters

Operating yachts in U.S. waters requires compliance with a number of laws, regulations, and codes. Many of these requirements are met through various means, including vessel design, insurance, specific contractors, approved manuals, and safe operations. Applicability of these obligations...

Crew Finances: Navigating the obstacles

Crew Finances: Navigating the obstacles

A wandering life is a wonderful thing … except when it comes to taxes, residencies, and mortgages! With a little help from specialists, navigating the financial hurdles of a life on the move doesn’t have to be difficult.

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U.S. seizes Russian-owned superyacht Amadea

U.S. seizes Russian-owned superyacht Amadea

The U.S. has taken control of the Russian-owned M/Y Amadea, a 350-foot German-built yacht launched in 2016 that had been in Fiji since mid-April, awaiting judgment in an appeal filed by the yacht’s...

Pelagic permits

Pelagic permits

Permits and catch reports can be processed online by NOAA Fisheries. NOAA Fisheries, also known as the National Marine Fisheries Service, is an office of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration within the Department of Commerce. It has five regional...

The Tech Edge

The Tech Edge

Up-to-date navigation charts and hi-res data offer well-connected anglers an advantage. It is no secret that fishermen are, well, secretive — and superstitious. So it should come as no surprise they will go to great lengths to...

Tow me tender, tow me sweet, never let me go

Tow me tender, tow me sweet, never let me go

Elvis Presley knew it: No one wants the pain of loss. Especially the loss of the yacht’s tender while under tow. Although rare, lost boats are just one incident that puts a damper on the towing relationship.

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Press Releases

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Parts & Power Ltd. a sponsor of the 2022 USVI Charter Yacht Show

St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. Parts & Power Ltd. is an official sponsor of the 2022 USVI Charter Yacht...

ABYC Publishes Updated Boat Building and Repair Standards

ANNAPOLIS, MD (Aug. 1, 2022) – The American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) has published its 62nd supplement to Standards and...

Hamilton Marine International Names David Ross as US Division CEO

Hamilton Marine International has named David Ross as CEO of its emerging US Division.Former Owner, President and CEO of...

VIKAND appoints medical director to lead its healthcare program

Global Healthcare specialist VIKAND, has appointed Dr. John Howe as Medical Director to lead the company’s healthcare programme in...

Merger of leaders in maritime security expands risk technology solutions

To meet growing maritime risk concerns worldwide, Dryad Global and International Maritime Security Associates (IMSA) have merged their expertise in...

TESS electrical announces buyback, new division for marina services

TESS LLC, a South Florida based Marine Electrical company is excited to announce that General Manager and minority shareholder, Paul...

Miami International Boat Show reports successful return

With over 100,000 visitors and six locations, the 2022 event was a boon for the recreational boating industry over...

KICKER® Marine Audio Renews Sponsorship with Pro Angler Scott Martin

KICKER powers Martin’s soundtrack for the Bassmaster Elite Tour and the Scott Martin Challenge TV Show FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE...

AMI recognizes newly certified marina managers and operators

CMMs and CMOs honored at the AMI Conference & Expo Fort Lauderdale, FL—The Association of Marina Industries (AMI) Training...

“Ladies, Let’s Go Fishing!” announces new partnership and sponsors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  FT. LAUDERDALE, FL  –  The highly acclaimed "Ladies, Let's Go Fishing!" (LLGF) educational series...

Superyacht East Coast connects luxury audiences to elevated experiences on Canada’s East Coast

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   February 22, 2022 -- Superyacht East Coast, Eastern Canada’s  foremost authority on luxury yacht market...

Roscioli Yachting Center hires Dan Kingston as project manager

February 3, 2022 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dan Kingston, RYC Project Manager FORT LAUDERDALE, FL-Dan Kingston, a highly respected veteran...

Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show 2021 Reports Record-breaking $1.79 billion Economic Impact

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 2, 2022 FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – The Marine Industries Association of South Florida (MIASF), owners of the...

Tech startups invited to join Yara Marine X accelerator program

Tech startups invited to join Yara Marine X accelerator program Yara Marine X opens for applications and invites technology startups...

YACHTNEEDS Launches an Industry 1st

YACHTNEEDS Launches an Industry 1st, Superyacht Specific Marketplace Monaco-based YACHTNEEDS has launched YACHTNEEDS marketplace, the 1st of its kind...


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