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Fernandina Harbor Marina Rebuilding, for Next Summer

In September 2016, Hurricane Matthew ripped through the Atlantic, causing significant damage from the Caribbean up through North Carolina. In Florida, while the storm weakened to a Category 2 and stayed offshore, it still severely impacted areas. Amelia Island, near the Georgia border, was one of them. Fernandina Harbor Marina, situated on the island, was Continue reading


Chicago’s 31st Street Harbor Earns Fabien Cousteau Blue Award

Westrec Marinas and the Chicago Park District received the International Superyacht Society’s Fabien Cousteau Blue Award for their newly opened 31st Street Harbor. Able to accommodate yachts and megayachts to 200 feet, the 31st Street Harbor has the amenities owners and crew want, including a fuel dock. It’s also in a good location, about a Continue reading


Bermuda’s First Megayacht Marina

The Royal Naval Dockyard in Bermuda is one of its most-visited sites. Located on the western end of the island, in Sandys Parish, it once served as England’s largest naval facility outside of the United Kingdom. It played a key role in the War of 1812, serving as the departure point for British naval ships Continue reading