SuperYacht Industry News
JRC and Alphatron Marine are pleased to announce the signing of a VAR agreement with Speedcast International Limited, a provider of remote communication and IT solutions, for Inmarsat’s Global Xpress and FleetBroadband portfolio. With this official agreement in place they..
There was a real sense of pride in the air among the assembled workforce as the first Moonen Martinique came out of the main building hall at their last week. As she was launched into the water by a giant..
Hylas Yachts is proud to introduce the H57, a bluewater sailing vessel that brings the builder’s core values to accomplished sailors seeking a mix of proven construction, updated technology, and crisp fresh lines. The H57 is designed by Dixon Yacht Design..
Marel Electronics, FarSounder’s dealer in Greece, recently commissioned a FarSounder-500 on a refit project of a 120m superyacht. Marel was contracted to supply, connect, integrate, and commission the system. Chalkis Shipyard in Greece mounted the sonar directly on the hull..
Heesen is delighted to announce that YN 18350 ‘Project Maia’ underwent a technical launch and was christened Omaha on 20 April 2018 at the shipyard in Oss. At 50m, Omaha is the first in the new 50m steel class. Heesen..
Palumbo Superyachts, yachting division of the Palumbo Group, is pleased to announce the sale of the new 50m motoryacht under the brand Columbus Yachts. The owner, who already owns a motoryacht built by the Group, again chooses Palumbo Superyachts to..
MarQuip has opened new premises in the Netherlands. Designed to enhance the company’s ability to offer fully-custom services while increasing its independence from sister-company Discom, the new MarQuip location features the very latest software and engineering tools. The new facility..
The superyacht fraternity is waking up to the growing threat that drones pose for privacy, safety and security on board their yachts. Recent years have seen a massive advance in drone endurance, range and payload capacity whilst the price has..
Another milestone at Royal Huisman: the hull of the three-masted schooner under construction since June 2017, has been turned at the shipyard’s facilities in Vollenhove. With an impressive overall length of 81m and a sturdy plumb bow – making her..
This year’s larger show area at the Palma Superyacht Show will bring about some exciting infrastructural changes, such as the construction of a floating bridge. The temporary bridge, which will connect STP shipyard to Palma’s iconic fisherman’s dock, will allow..
M/Y Elaldrea+, a 49m displacement yacht and part of the Custom product line with exterior lines designed by Horacio Bozzo and interiors by the Benetti Style Department, has been launched. Elaldrea+, a sophisticated yacht with a contemporary design, was successfully..
Imperial is proud to announce the signing of a new 77m length superyacht in collaboration with the reputable German shipyard Nobiskrug. Imperial will act as Owner’s Representative and Build Supervisor of this vessel scheduled for delivery in Spring 2021. The..
Rosetti Superyachts has officially presented two new additions to its custom collection of classic superyachts, supply vessels and expedition yachts designed by Tommaso Spadolini. Since unveiling its first 85m Supply Vessel concept to wide acclaim, Rosetti Superyachts (RSY) has been..
The Monaco Yacht Show has joined forces with the second edition of the Monte-Carlo Gala for the Global Ocean, which will be held on the terraces of Opera Garnier on the opening day of the Monaco Yacht Show, Wednesday 26..
Webasto and WhisperPower have entered into a Global Distribution Partnership Agreement, which was driven by Webasto Thermo & Comfort’s desire to add electrical power products and systems to its product offering and the ambition of WhisperPower to rapidly expand its..
Yellow & Finch Publishers is a full-service publishing house geared to the maritime world. It is based in Vlissingen, the Netherlands. We turn out a trendsetting portfolio of independent international business magazines focused on the maritime industries. With Y&F Communication..
The 106.7m three-masted sailing yacht Black Pearl is unlike any yacht the world has ever seen. This unique and complex vessel is the realisation of a discerning owner’s vision. She is the result of an elaborate and successful collaboration on..
At the Japan International Boat Show 2018, recently held in Yokohama from 8 March to 11 March, Yanmar Marine displayed their new diesel engine assembled with Transfluid’s hybrid system. This is the final act after two years of tests and..
Heesen is thrilled to announce the sale of YN 19480 – Project Cosmos – an 80.07m all-aluminium FDHF motoryacht for delivery in April 2022. This is the second contract sealed by the pioneering Dutch shipyard in 2018, reaffirming the positive..
Williams Jet Tenders has upgraded its MiniJet 280 for 2018, with the already high-performance tender now equipped with a 50hp BRP Rotax Ace 900 engine. This upgrade promises increased acceleration and improved handling, even when fully loaded at passenger capacity. Existing..
Artificial intelligence is changing the world around us, and this year has seen yachts and yacht management companies begin to take advantage of it. Software used by yacht accounting firm, Avaletta, is saving industry proponents time with its computer systems..
Tuhura, Oceanco’s latest project, is recently unveiled at the Dubai Internationa Boat show by His Excellency Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council, Vice President and Chairman of Dubai International Marine Club – Mina Seyahi, and Senior Advisor to..
Superyacht builder Oceanco has awarded RH Marine with the contract for the electrical & automation system integration and overall electrical system responsibility of Oceanco’s new 100+ meter yacht. Both parties consider this collaboration to be the start of a productive long-term..
Sirena Yachts chose the 2018 Miami Yacht Show to unveil further details of their new flagship, Sirena 85, that marks the entering of the superyacht market. The construction of this 26m long superyacht has already started at the Turkish shipyard…
SEA\LNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, today announced that it has launched a new free-to-access online tool to improve understanding of the current, and rapidly evolving,..