Upcoming Miami Boat Show

Upcoming Miami Boat Show

The Miami International Boat Show, one of Miami’s biggest events each year, has been running since the 1940’s and is heading our way again! This February, from the 14th to the 18th, we get to experience another amazing event for boaters and yachters from around the...
Hatteras New Luxury Yacht

Hatteras New Luxury Yacht

Hatteras Yachts is about to debut a new luxury yacht in the fall of 2013, the new 100 Raised Pilothouse! With Hatteras having some of the most luxurious yachts on the market, this is exciting news for yacht enthusiasts. This yacht is being envisioned as Hatters brand...
NFL versus Boat Show

NFL versus Boat Show

For Presidents’ Day in Florida, the city prepares for the Miami International Boat Show and the Coconut Grove Arts Festival, but for 2016 the NFL is requiring cities to agree to a possible Presidents’ Day Super Bowl. This conflict could mean trouble for the Super Bowl...
Adapting After the Harbor Strike

Adapting After the Harbor Strike

A week-long harbor strike at the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, that nearly caused total port closures, ended this Wednesday. Even with the harbor strike being ended there may still be future issues for major U.S. ports. The shipping world is changing, and the...
Worlds Roughest Waters

Worlds Roughest Waters

If you Google “Roughest Stretch of Water in the World”, 90% of the results will mention the Drake Passage. The Drake Passage is a 600 mile wide waterway that connects the Pacific and Atlantic oceans between the South Shetland Islands and Cape Horn, and considered one...
Mega-Yacht Bargains

Mega-Yacht Bargains

The occupancy levels at the Palm Beach docks are down this year with occupancy levels at only 89%, compared to last year’s 94%. The low occupancy is believed to be a mixture of the bad economy and hurricane Sandy’s timing. Though there are many yachts for sale Captain...
Drought Causes Boating Restrictions

Drought Causes Boating Restrictions

Due to water restrictions caused by drought, commercial boating traffic may be reduced or even halted by boating restrictions in an attempt to save water. The Missouri River is suffering from the worst drought that’s been seen in nearly 60 years and businesses...
Russian Navy To Fight Pirates

Russian Navy To Fight Pirates

A squadron of three vessels has been sent out from the Russian Navy’s fleet to combat piracy on the Easy African coast. The ships in this squadron are comprised of the oil tanker Irkut, the destroyer Marshall Shaposhnikov, and the rescue tugboat Alatau. The task force...
Did Sandy damage your boat?

Did Sandy damage your boat?

Just a day after Sandy gave a damaging visit to the New Jersey coast, hundreds of reports of damaged vessels have come in, along with reports of damaged marinas, boat clubs, boat yards, and infrastructure. With the numerous boats that have been beached, damaged or...
Is Your Boat Ready for Winter?

Is Your Boat Ready for Winter?

Is Your Boat Ready for Winter? While we at Ship Your Boat Now are blessed with tropical temperatures throughout most of the year, not all of our friends and client family enjoy the same warmth. The colder months are here for some of us and quickly approaching for some...