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ABM gives Bahamas update

ABM gives Bahamas update

Joe Dargavage, vice president of the Association of Bahamas Marinas, gave attendees of last week’s Triton Virtual Networking event an …

New lift coming together at Derecktor Fort Pierce

New lift coming together at Derecktor Fort Pierce

It’s happening, and it’s going to be big. That’s the sense one can get as they see the buildout of the new Derecktor Fort Pierce …

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From The Bridge

From the Bridge: Captains offer tips on how to start, grow and make it in yachting

From the Bridge: Captains offer tips on how to start, grow and make it in yachting

COVID has changed everything about yachting. Cruising grounds closed; cruising itself was severely limited. Onboard operations changed in …

From the Bridge: Yacht owner trip cancellations mean work, not rest

From the Bridge: Yacht owner trip cancellations mean work, not rest

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox Each month a group of yacht captains gathers with The Triton for a private conversation about an industry …

From the Bridge: Crew dream of moving up, captains long to move down

From the Bridge: Crew dream of moving up, captains long to move down

From the Bridge: by Dorie Cox A group of yacht captains with experience at the helm of yachts from 100 feet to more than 250 feet …

Triton Survey

Triton survey comments: Crew weigh in on severance pay

Read entire Triton Survey here.A policy manual is not a legal employment agreement. I always work with an employment contract and I make …

Triton Survey comments on forms of self expression

Yacht captains offered these additional thoughts when it came to self expression and yachting, and often how they don’t match. Think …

Triton Survey comments on yacht noise onboard

Here are some tips that captains and crew offered for dealing with noise onboard: Walk softly, keep voice down, open and close doors …

From The Archives

Triton survey: Level of leadership depends on viewpoint

This month, we revisit the leadership issue. After discussing this topic at our captains luncheon this month, it was clear captains don’t …

Leadership skills coveted, not required, for captains

As long as I have been hosting these lunches, the issue of leadership skills among captains has come up. The skills aren’t required for …

Keeping to his pact owner continues SY Legacys recovery

Nestled in a marina near Key West, not far from where she laid for several years beaten and tattered from Hurricane Wilma in 2005, S/Y …

Capt. Pete Miller dies in shipyard accident

Capt. Pete Miller of M/Y Lohengrin was electrocuted in a shipyard accident in late November in Hong Kong. The accident involving shore …