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Dynamic Yacht Platform

Dynamic Yacht Platform heralds in a more efficient and customised design process

The ship design and engineering firm C-Job Naval Architects is moving the superyacht ‘fixed-hull platform’ concept a step further. With input from DNV GL, they are developing a dynamic platform for 50- to 80-metre yachts that works for various hull shapes, saving builders and owners construction time and cost. A significant challenge when building...
Dyneema

Gleistein switches its entire portfolio of products to bio-based Dyneema fibres

With immediate effect, Gleistein is switching its entire portfolio of products made with Dyneema to be manufactured exclusively from bio-based Dyneema fibres. These fibres possess exactly the same trusted strength and reliability of their conventionally sourced counterparts, yet contribute substantially to climate protection due to their renewable, bio-based raw material. This results in a...
Lynx Yachts

Lynx Yachts announces cooperation with U-Boat Worx

Lynx Yachts is proud to announce the cooperation with the world’s largest builder of private submarines, U-Boat Worx. Nowadays it is even more important to combine forces and create synergies by using each other’s strengths, resulting in an even more successful product which maximises the end user’s unique experience. This also involves the deep...

New address Yellow & Finch Publishers

Yellow & Finch Publishers are happy to announce the move to a new office space on the Boulevard in Vlissingen.  Our new address is: Yellow & Finch Publishers Boulevard Bankert 290 4382 AC  Vlissingen The...
Saab Seaeye Falcon

Saab Seaeye Falcon: eyes underwater

For superyacht owners, eyes beneath the waves, provided by intelligent underwater robotic vehicles, is a valuable resource. Global yacht security company, MarineGuard, include the Saab Seaeye Falcon underwater robotic vehicle as part of their security system for superyachts. Proven in defence and marine science operations, the Falcon can examine a yacht’s hull millimetre by...
project Skyfall

Heesen’s project SkyFall: let construction commence!

Heesen is delighted to announce that construction of project SkyFall officially began on 1 October at the shipyard in Oss. The owner’s representative laid a 450 BC Greek coin on the keel to commemorate the start of the build of this unique yacht, which will be tailored in every detail to suit the owner’s...

Maritime Charity Golf Event Raises EUR 4,150

On Friday 28 August 2020, the 10th annual Maritime Golf Event took place at Golfclub Grevelingenhout in Bruinisse, the Netherlands. The event was organised by Yellow & Finch Publishers in favour of the Nationaal Fonds Kinderhulp charity organisation.  More than 70 professionals from the maritime, offshore and port industries got together to enjoy an...
Custom Line

Custom Line reaches another milestone: four new yachts sold in a month

The Custom Line wins over new enthusiasts every day, a fact confirmedby the recent sale of a remarkable four new yachts in July alone: a Custom Line Navetta 42, a Custom Line Navetta 37, a Custom Line Navetta 33 (displacement line) and a Custom Line 120’ (planing line). The sale of boats totalling 150m...
Schottel

New Logica Yacht features powerful SCHOTTEL Pump Jet between rudders

Logica 183, recently launched at shipbuilder Logica Yachts’ facilities in Viareggio, Italy, is equipped with one electrically driven SCHOTTEL Pump Jet type SPJ 57 (150kW). The extremely compact pump jet provides maximum manoeuvrability to the 56m-long yacht. The SPJ is the perfect propulsion solution for any vessel with limited space requirements and high demands...
Heesen

Heesen’s biggest assembly to date has taken place at the shipyard in Oss

Heesen’s biggest assembly to date has taken place at the shipyard in Oss. The hull and superstructure of 80m Project Cosmos are now joined together. Heesen’s reputation as one of the most high-tech and high-quality superyacht builders in existence has been confirmed once again. Another step forward in the construction of the 80m Project...
METSTRADE

Let’s meet again…at METSTRADE 2020

This year more than ever we are looking forward to welcome our exhibitors and visitors on 17-19 November in RAI Amsterdam, to connect and catch-up with the global marine industry! Due to COVID-19, METSTRADE is going to look a little different this year. But, METSTRADE 2020 is still on track! With the new ‘Safe,...
TEAM ItaIlia

32 Superyachts with TEAM Italia integrated I-Bridges

TEAM Italia confirms yet again the outstanding results it has achieved in more than twenty years in business, with over 500 projects in the 30m to 100m range. 32 superyachts with TEAM Italia integrated bridges will be launched this year. Some of this year’s most interesting models are the 70m Benetti FB273, which has...
LANA

LANA delivered and available for charter

Imperial is proud to announce the delivery of LANA (Benetti, 107m), remarkable superyacht built in collaboration with Italian shipyard Benetti and ready to set new standards. Imperial acted as Owner’s Representative and Build Supervisor, and will continue as Operational Manager. LANA is now exclusively listed for charter with Imperial, ready for luxury journeys in...

Monaco and Informa announce a secure, not-for-profit event in 2020

The Principality of Monaco and Informa confirmed they are working together to deliver an intimate, not-for-profit Monaco Yacht Show in Port Hercule in September 2020, with full details to be announced in the coming weeks. The proposed event will employ the highest standards of hygiene and cleanliness and be dedicated to supporting the speedy...

Oceanco’s latest 109m motoryacht enters outfitting phase

The 109m is Oceanco’s first new build to take advantage of the recently acquired construction & refit facilities in Zwijndrecht, the Netherlands. Here, her first phase of construction was successfully executed on schedule under stringent and enhanced safety restrictions. The new build has now made its way up the river to Oceanco’s facilities in...

New bespoke superyacht order for Van der Valk

Dutch builder Van der Valk has received an impressive new order to build a fully custom 34-metre motoryacht. To optimise efficiency and meet a wide range of very specific requests from the clients, the yard has brought together a team of four leading players from the Dutch superyacht sector for the design, naval architecture...

Vripack goes back to nature with Futura

When Dutch design studio Vripack set about designing Futura – its 66m fossil-free yacht concept – the focus was to capture wildlife’s innate ability to freely propel through air and water. “That’s the beauty of naval architecture,” says co-creative director Marnix Hoekstra. “First and foremost, you should mimic nature in the sense that you...

CL Yachts has successfully launched CLB88

The award winning CLB88, first announced at FLIBS 2019, has launched successfully at CL Yacht’s production facility this week. Developed in collaboration with international designer Jozeph Forakis, this yacht is designed to fulfill the needs and desires of the family with a heart for adventure. The newest flag ship of the CLB series, the...

Nobiskrug gives first look of 62m superyacht

German superyacht builder Nobiskrug has unveiled its latest 62-meter Project 794 superyacht Project 794 while it was moved from Kiel shipyard into the superyacht hall of the Rendsburg facility for outfitting. The yacht’s journey between the two shipyards started from Kiel Fjord with a passage through the locks, into the Kiel Canal continuing to...
Sunreef Yachts

Sunreef Yachts’ electric cat of the future

The 80 Sunreef Power Eco is the avant-garde of eco-responsible motoryachts. A fully-customisable luxury catamaran, this craft uses the latest innovations in the industry to achieve outstanding energy efficiency. Thanks to Sunreef Yachts’ light and ultramodern solar power system covering up to 200m², the 80 Sunreef Power maximises solar energy generation with up to...
Bilgin

Bilgin’s first 80m passed its first sea trial

Built at Bilgin Yacht’s main facilities in Istanbul in February 2020, the first hull of Bilgin 263 series, Tatiana -with model name NB75- has now entered sea trials phase. Being the largest yacht ever built by a Turkish shipyard so far, the superyacht has more than met performance expectations during the sailing in Istanbul....
Dynamiq

Dynamiq reinvents the 50m class with its new GTT 160

The Dynamiq range of configurable superyachts is set to grow after the yard revealed the first details of its forthcoming GTT 160 project. The avant-garde, full-aluminium 49.5m vessel represents what Dynamiq thinks is essential for modern superyachts – cool looking, efficient and focused on sport and well-being. The GTT 160 is aimed at today’s...
Moonen

Revolutionary spray filler system used on Moonen YN199

Dutch shipyard Moonen Yachts is proud to announce a new update in the construction of the 36m superyacht YN199 with the ongoing filling and fairing application utilising a revolutionary new spray filler developed by AkzoNobel. The application of Awlgrip’s Awlfair SF (Spray Filler) marks a world-first in the superyacht steel hull category. Developed by...
Lynx Yachts

Brand new project and sale for Lynx Yachts

Lynx Yachts is delighted to announce the sale of a brand new model, which has just been signed and is due for delivery in 2022. It is the first project of a new yacht category, the company has conceived to respond to a growing market demand in recent years for an intermediate model between...
Amasea

New Amasea 84 to Set New Standards for Modern Luxury Catamarans

A revolutionary project from Amasea Yachts, a new player on the luxury catamaran market, is preparing to make waves in the yachting world. After several months of development, the company has presented a scale model of the Amasea 84, and newly released images of the catamaran confirm its status as one of the most...