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New Miami Mega Yacht Marina Revealed

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An age-worn marina on the Miami River would be reborn as an aquatic oasis for up to 16 mega-yachts as part of a development planned by property owner Homero Meruelo and his team of architects and engineers. The sleek revamp was presented to the Miami River Commission’s Urban Infill Working Group & Greenways Subcommittee on […]

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Caterpillar Introduces A New Engine And A New Pod Drive To Go With It

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The New Caterpillar C8.7 By Capt. Richard Thiel of Power & Motoryacht Magazine Some Engine builders are finding they need to partner up if they’re going to meet stringent new emissions regulations. When I heard from Caterpillar that it would display its new pod drive with its newest engine, the C8.7, at the 2013 Ft. Lauderdale […]

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2014 Yachting Global Order Book

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The 2014 Global Order Book is the definitive tally of yachts 80 feet (24 metres) and longer under construction. Each year the ShowBoats International presents a list of yachts in-build at shipyards throughout the world, with comprehensive global statistics and economic activity around large yacht orders worldwide. The annual report is published in full in […]

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A Sinking Ship – If The Boating Industry Doesn't Change Course It's Doomed

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Small minded thinking continues to plague the boating industry and if we don’t change courses soon we’re screwed.  Whether you are a small boat buyer, yacht owner, captain, working in the industry or just interested if we don’t change our direction quickly 20-30-40 years from now there may not be an industry. This week we […]

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Yacht Sales Interactive Advertising

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We recently launched our new interactive advertising program for all our used yacht listings.  It takes our print advertisements found in the industries most popular magazines such as Yachting, ShowBoats International and Power & Motor Yacht and allows a buyer to directly and quickly access the specific yacht they are interested in.  They access this […]

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2013 Fort Lauderdale Boat Show List Of Yachts

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Yatco.com put’s a great list together of nearly all the yachts that will be on display during the Ft. Lauderdale Boat Show.  It’s in an easy to download PDF format (4mb) which is something you can put on your mobile device and bring with you. The list is still be updated and we will keep […]

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