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A New Cruising Destination

Photo by Troy Gilbert

As boating season starts to heat up in the South, cruisers are pulling out charts and planning for that next great destination to chalk up on their calendars. Often overlooked are the sailing regattas held throughout the Southeast and Gulf …

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Finish Line Wins World Superyacht 2014 Neptune Award

Trinity Yachts is pleased to announce that Finish Line, its custom designed 120’ (36.7m) raised pilothouse superyacht with aluminum hull and superstructure, has won the World Superyacht 2014 Neptune Award in the Two-Deck Semi-Displacement category. The ninth annual World Superyacht …

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Mississippi’s Coastal Marina Expansion

New marina construction - Gulfport Small Craft Harbor - Gulfport, Mississippi. Photo Credits: Tony Gilbert

The Mississippi Coast is turning its gaze to the water for economic development. Three new public marinas are either complete or under construction, which all told will bring nearly 1,000 new slips to the area. Financed primarily using Federal Community …

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Trinity Yachts Delivers 120’7” (36.7m) FINISH LINE

Trinity Yachts, FINISH LINE, Hull T-058, Profile

On Display at the 2013 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, Trinity Yachts Stand Trinity Yachts is pleased to announce that following successful sea trials, Finish Line, its custom designed 120’ (36.7m) raised pilothouse superyacht with aluminum hull and superstructure, has …

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Gulf Coast Shipyard Group Formed

Trinity Yachts - TSUMAT in the Cradle

Trinity Yachts, LLC and TY Offshore, LLC announce the formation of the Gulf Coast Shipyard Group, Inc. concurrent with a new investment partner 28 May 2013, New Orleans, Louisiana & Gulfport, Mississippi: Trinity Yachts and TY Offshore are pleased to …

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NEWS: Amelia Island Yacht Basin Marine Store Opens

Employees are ready to help with a smile at the new Amelia Island Marine Store. Courtesy of Amelia Island Yacht Basin

AMELIA ISLAND MARINE STORE OPEN Amelia Island Yacht Basin at channel marker 13 on the ICW in Fernandina Beach, Fla., held a grand re-opening celebration in early November for their marine store and service center. Responding to the needs of …

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Trinity Delivers Superyacht Luxury – Lady Linda

Trinity Yachts' Lady Linda

Editor’s Note: This is the first of an ongoing series about boat builders in the Southeast. We will be featuring everything from runabouts and dinghies to mega yachts and mass market cruising vessels, all built right here in our local …

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Trinity Yachts’ Billy Smith Shares the REAL Fiscal Pulse

The megayacht sector in the United States is struggling. Yards are operating under capacity and contracts for new construction are virtually non-existent. Trinity Yachts, based on the Gulf Coast with facilities in Gulfport, Mississippi and New Orleans, Louisiana is one …

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Shipyards See Superyacht Purse Strings Loosen

Construction is in progress on Blank Check, Jarrett Bay Boatworks’ largest new build to date at 77’. Photo courtesy of Jarrett Bay Boatworks

Shipyards along the East Coast have felt the sting of the down economy since 2008, but many report signs of an upswing in business. While new construction of superyachts remains slow domestically, the market for refits and maintenance has seen …

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