SuperYacht Industry News
Laurent Giles is celebrating its 90th anniversary and 1,400th yacht project in 2017. Based in Lymington, Hampshire, Laurent Giles was founded by Jack Laurent Giles in 1927, quickly establishing himself as a pioneer in new design and construction techniques. Laurent..
With immediate effect, Balk Shipyard is now the first AntiRoll installation facility in Northern Europe. For Balk Shipyard this adds an additional branch to their existing range of refit services. For DMS Holland it means they are able to offer..
During Europort Turkey, taking place from 5 – 8 April in Tuzla – Istanbul, a special trade mission from Iran will come over to visit the exhibition and have meetings with potential business partners. Delegates include buyers from the shipbuilding..
The ceremonial keel laying of a next Nobiskrug superyacht project took place at the shipyard’s premises in Kiel. After gathering of the guests and the yard’s team and following a short address of the management, an 80t block-section was lifted..
FLIR Systems announces two new compact additions to its popular M-Series marine thermal cameras for recreational boating, the FLIR M100 and M200, and introduces its latest generation of Raymarine multifunction displays (MFDs). The M100 and M200 thermal cameras provide enhanced..
IMS Shipyard continues to invest in order to cater to the wishes of the yachts that are here or that are coming. This year the yard has invested in a paint booth. The booth is 18m long, 6m wide and..
To continue its commitment to client-focused ship design and engineering services, C-Job Naval Architects is reorganising its management team. As of 1 March 2017, Basjan Faber will replace Job Volwater as the company’s Managing Director. Mr Volwater will move into..
Van der Valk Shipyard is celebrating its golden jubilee in 2017 and will mark 50 years of quality yacht building by opening a new and larger construction hall in the spring. This exciting development will be seamlessly integrated with the..
The Bilgin 123, Tee-Dje, one of the last examples of Bilgin’s extraordinary cold-moulded hulls, is back at the luxury yacht builder’s facilities in Istanbul for a refit. A team of 40 Bilgin craftsmen are working on this extensive refit project…
Christensen Shipyards celebrated the joining of Hull 38’s keel and cabin at the company’s yard in Vancouver, Washington just in time for Valentine’s Day. This newest Christensen milestone marks the transition of the 50m full-volume yacht from two separate production bays..
Recent trials carried out in the Caribbean and Mediterranean Sea have demonstrated the high connectivity throughput capabilities of Marlink’s new dynamic Sealink VSAT High Speed Zones. Livewire Connections and e3 Systems, Marlink’s Service Provider Partners in the superyacht segment, have..
The Baltic 130 My Song has triumphed as a double winner in the ShowBoats Design Awards 2017 after being judged the Most Innovative Sailing Yacht and winning the Best Exterior Design and Styling award at a gala ceremony in Kitzbuhel,..
Oceanco’s Jubilee is the largest yacht ever built in The Netherlands. At 110m length over all, a 16.4m beam and just over 4,500t, this yacht has a sleek and original profile that will surely turn heads wherever she travels. With..
Heesen Yachts is delighted to announce that the owner of Project Nova (YN 17850) has appointed Italian designer Cristiano Gatto as interior stylist. Sold in June 2016, Project Nova is the world’s first Fast Displacement with hybrid propulsion. The client,..
Videoworks, an Italian system integration company, has opened its Dutch subsidiary, Videoworks Europe BV, registered at the Chamber of Commerce of Amsterdam, with legal residence and operations office in Aalsmeer (Raadhuisplein 3), in the north of Holland, a region renowned..