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Post-Tatoosh Incident, Paul Allen Planning Reef Remedy

Tatoosh made international headlines last month when her anchor damaged a Cayman Islands’ coral reef. Now, owner Paul Allen has offered restoration assistance. Allen and his company, Vulcan, have offered to send coral-restoration specialists to work alongside the Cayman’s Department of Environment. He and the company additionally have submitted a plan to the same department Continue reading


#CelebBoatNames Goes Crazy on Twitter; Thanks, Lindsay Lohan

If you’re a social media user, no doubt you’ve seen some crazy—and funny—topics suddenly start trending. Today is one of those days for us. The hashtag #CelebBoatNames began trending in the United States earlier this afternoon. And well, we couldn’t resist sharing some of the best posts. First, some background. The #CelebBoatNames trend was started Continue reading


Jan Kulczyk, Owner of Phoenix 2, Dies Unexpectedly

Widely cited as Poland’s richest man, Jan Kulczyk (below), also the owner of high-profile megayachts, died on July 28, following heart-surgery complications. The 65-year-old Kulczyk was the owner of Phoenix 2, delivered by Lürssen in 2010, and Phoenix (now known as Aurora), delivered by the same yard in 2004. With an estimated worth of $4 Continue reading