Category Archives: Yacht Management

Hunt Yachts to build 80’ Sport Motoryacht

hunt-yachts-yachts-in-harbourHunt Yachts has announced it is about to build its largest ever yacht, a 80’ Sport Motoryacht. The yacht has been commissioned from a Hunt Harrier 25’ owner, who was so pleased with his new boat, that he decided he wanted a another one styled and built in exactly the same way, but this time over three times the size. Continue reading Hunt Yachts to build 80’ Sport Motoryacht

Hot Spots to Head to This Spring Once Your Boat is out of Yacht Storage

Beaches BahamasWe are hoping your boat has survived the recent winter storms, you have arranged any vital post winter yacht repairs and are now thinking about planning your first spring sailing trip.

Or perhaps your boat is still in yacht storage, but you want to be absolutely sure of where to head once she is back out on the water.

We at Becket & Co., a leading provider of yacht care services on the East Coast of the United States, the Great Lakes and the Gulf of Mexico, have put together the following list of destinations to consider for the first sailing expedition of 2014: Continue reading Hot Spots to Head to This Spring Once Your Boat is out of Yacht Storage

Want to build a yacht? Spring Boat Shows for Future and Existing Boat Owners

Boat Shows East Coast Build a BoatThe weather is warming up and the days are getting longer, it is time to start looking ahead at this year’s yachting calendar. A great way to get back in to the swing of things and dust off the cruising cobwebs is to go along and experience the amazing selection of boat shows being held across the country this spring.

Whether you already own a boat or you are about to purchase one, Becket & Co. offers a great portfolio of yacht management services nationwide. We can manage your yacht maintenance wherever your boat is moored. We have also helped many a client finally realize their dream to build a yacht, and we can do the same for you! We will assist you in choosing yacht surveyors and advise you in choosing the right yacht insurance for your particular needs. Continue reading Want to build a yacht? Spring Boat Shows for Future and Existing Boat Owners

Florida Sailing & Florida Yacht Management

Key West FL Fort Zachary Taylor

The East Coast of the United States is blessed with some of the best sailing in the world, with miles upon miles of stunning coastline and intricate waterways offering hours, days and months of fun in your boat.

And without doubt one of the beauties of this coast is that the sailing can be pretty much all year around if you are willing and able to travel in order to find the sun. Alternatively you might be fortunate enough to live in Florida where sailing is a year-round pursuit.  Continue reading Florida Sailing & Florida Yacht Management

Ten Steps to Winterize Your Boat

Boats in Marina at WinterThe days are getting shorter, the nights are getting colder and it’s time to start thinking about winterizing your boat before you put her into yacht storage.

So what should you do before you kiss goodbye to your beloved yacht for the winter season, and let her rest up for a few months?

Below are a few steps that we at Becket & Co. – premier yacht management experts on the East Coast – recommend you follow to keep your yacht in tip top condition over the winter months. Continue reading Ten Steps to Winterize Your Boat