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Rybovich, Others to Benefit From ICW Dredging

Mega-size megayachts will be able to be serviced at Rybovich in about a year. It’s thanks to a just-approved dredging project, following a six-year effort by South Florida legislators and business leaders. The federal government issued the permits on November 7. About 3,500 linear feet of the Intracoastal Waterway (ICW) will be dredged. The anticipated […]

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Blue Haven Marina Receives Gold Anchor Award

How do you know if a marina you’re planning to visit adheres to high customer-service standards, besides word of mouth? You can check the Gold Anchor Award Scheme of The Yacht Harbour Association (TYHA). TYHA awards upwards of five Gold Anchors to marinas that voluntarily undergo its audit, mystery-shopper examinations, and questioning of berth holders. […]

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Free Dockage at The Marina at Christophe Harbour

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The megayacht marina at the private island community of Christophe Harbour has an enticing offer. You can receive three nights’ complimentary dockage at The Marina at Christophe Harbour ahead of its January opening. Megayachts measuring 98 to 295 feet (30 to 90 meters, respectively) are eligible for the deal at the St. Kitts locale. The […]

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Golfito Marina Village & Resort to Open in 2015

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Come next year, owners of megayachts to 350 feet (107 meters) will have a new place to dock. Golfito Marina Village & Resort in Costa Rica, which has been planned for some time, has started construction. Golfito Marina Village & Resort is in the city of Golfito. It lies on the southern Pacific coast of […]

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Pier Sixty-Six Marina’s Megayacht Capacity Rises

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The nearly 50-year-old Pier Sixty-Six Marina in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is wrapping up a renovation that has added berths and a number of improvements. Pier Sixty-Six Marina, located at the Hyatt hotel near Port Everglades, has been a favored tie-up spot for megayachts for many years. It’s also a vital part of the annual Fort […]

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