SuperYacht Industry News
Tò-Kalòn, a 31m enclosed bridge motor yacht and Ingot, a 47m tri-deck motor yacht have been selected by the International Superyacht Society membership as finalists for the 2009 International Superyacht Society Design Awards in their respective categories. Both yachts were built..
Ancòra is the latest jewel manufactured by Baglietto in La Spezia, Italy. Ancòra, fully built in steel and aluminium, has a length of 42,75 m and a width of approx. 9 m. The external lines are slender, as set by..
This month Perini Navi has signed two important contracts for the sale of a 50m sailing yacht, and a 73.30m motor yacht of its Picchiotti-Vitruvius series. The Perini Navi Group, which has entered the motor yacht market only two years..
The Abu Dhabi Yacht Show (ADYS), the Middle East’s first and only show exclusively for yachts over 25 m long, will return from 25 to 27 February 2010 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre and Marina (ADNEC). There will..
Following an extensive ten-month refit, Feadship De Vries Makkum has re-launched Pegasus. Built in 1995 by Koninklijke De Vries Scheepsbouw in Aalsmeer as White Rabbit, she was bought by a new Greek owner in 2008 who decided to bring the..
Turkish RMK Marine recently launched Nazenin V. The elegant aluminium 52m ketch was launched on the new customized rail slipway at the yard. The new slipway can carry vessels of up to 60m in length and with a capacity of..
While Sea Force One, the first Admiral 54 superyacht built by AMY, keeps on receiving great appreciation from worldwide press and public, her 54 m sister ship is under construction at the Genoa facilities. The high resistance steel hull and the..
Phoebe, the first 99 Alu, is a stretched version of the 94 Alu in the shipyard’s Semi-Displacement Fast Yacht Series. Phoebe was hauled out of the construction hall in Moonen‘s main ‘s-Hertogenbosch facility on Saturday 6 June and lowered into..
Two long standing Sanlorenzo owners, a father and his daughter, celebrated the launch of their new semi-displacements yachts. The father is the owner of the stunning SD122-FX and the precious SD92 (Telli 3) is for his daughter. Both GRP navettas..
Dutch yacht builder Amels adds an all-new model to its highly successful Limited Editions range. The Amels 199 is designed with bold originality by Tim Heywood and a flexible interior styling by Nuvolari Lenard. At 1,045 GT, the Amels 199..
The Draconis Concept is the final thesis of Maila Speitkamp in the subject of industrial design at the University Duisburg-Essen in Germany. Maila convinced the highly respected professionals of the judging panel at the World Superyacht Awards on Saturday 16..
Under bright blue skies in May, the latest Cyrus 34, named Cipitouba II, had a splendid launch. The 34.50 m semi-displacement yacht has a beam of 6.95 m and a draft of 1.55 m. Her shallow draft allows to access many..
Late April witnessed the launch of the 56m aluminium ketch Riela, the 46th unit in the Perini Navi fleet. Designed by Perini Navi’s in-house naval architects together with New Zealander Ron Holland, the ketch boasts an ultra-light streamlined aluminium hull..
Princess Yachts International has signed the lease for a 15 acre waterfront site at South Yard, Plymouth. Part of the famous Devonport Naval base, this facility has been acquired to enable Princess to commence the construction of a new range of..
30 May saw the launch of Apache II, a 44m aluminium planing motoryacht built by Cantieri Navali Baglietto at the Varazze shipyard. Apache II has a top speed of 28 knots with engine propulsion of over 7,000 hp. The yacht..