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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…

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..

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 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..

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..

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..

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..

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..


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..


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,..


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..

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..


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..


Alewijnse Delivers Complete Portfolio on AMELS 60

AMELS has contracted Alewijnse Marine to perform the complete electrical systems installation on the first two vessels of its new range of limited edition superyachts, the AMELS 60. The twin contracts mark a significant milestone in the long-standing working relationship between..

New Super Yacht Filler

The lives of super yacht builders and applicators are about to be revolutionised with the launch of an innovative new Awlfair SF from AkzoNobel’s Awlgrip brand at METSTRADE 2019. Awlfair SF is the latest high-performing filler technology from the Awlgrip..

Next Generation Rod Rigging from OYS

OYS will launch their new series of rigging design – the N-Series at METSTRADE 2019. The new range will focus on sustainability, extending the lifecycle of the product and the reduction of waste through the yacht’s life cycle. The N-Series..

Getzner Unveils Vibration Isolation for Ships

At METSTRADE in Amsterdam, Getzner Werkstoffe is demonstrating how high-tech materials increase comfort on yachts and ships. For decades, the elastic polyurethane Sylomer produced and developed by Getzner has been successfully used on yachts and ships. The material has become..

Dometic Showcases Portfolio at METSTRADE

At this year’s METSTRADE, Dometic group will showcase its entire marine portfolio including SeaStar Solutions and Dometic Blinds (formerly Oceanair) offerings, all consolidated into one Dometic brand. Following the integration of acquired companies SeaStar Solutions and Oceanair, Dometic will showcase..

Smart Shading and Privacy Solutions

Vision Systems will exhibit its Electronically Dimmable Windows (EEDWs) including a curved multizone dimmable solution, a complete privacy solution and a dimmable window with integrated transparent touch panel and mood lighting. Vision Systems’ solutions meet the rigorous requirements of the..

Smart Marine Locks Revolutionises Key Management

A digital, keyless access system is set to revolutionise the way superyacht owners and captains manage the security of their vessels. Smart Marine Locks have created a unique wireless locking system which can now be used internally and externally thanks..

TETRA Crew Radio Solution

Channel 28 will be carrying out the first ever demonstrations of its brand-new TETRA radio solution for crew radios at this year’s METSTRADE show in Amsterdam. This is the latest addition to Channel 28’s ever-expanding cComm solution, which provides the..


The METSTRADE Show is the world’s largest B2B trade exhibition for leisure marine equipment. Focussing on innovation, market developments, and on-site networking, the METSTRADE show provides a broad range of marine opportunities and industry debate all under one roof. Taking..

First Hybrid Yacht Propelled by Schottel Azimuth Thrusters

CCN’s 31-metre motor yacht Vanadis is the first hybrid yacht propelled by Schottel azimuth thrusters (type STP). It is powered by a propulsion system consisting of diesel engines with in-line electric motors. The vessel was built by the Italian shipyard..

Yellow & Finch Publishers Partners with CARGO Magazine

Yellow & Finch Publishers is partnering with leading airfreight publication CARGO Magazine. The aim of the collaboration is a more frequently published magazine, offering content which will appeal even more to its readership. CARGO Magazine initiator Raoul Paul of CargoHub..

DAMEN Signs 75-metre Bespoke Yacht Support

Dutch yacht builder DAMEN is delighted to announce a new order for a 75-metre bespoke support yacht. She will be the largest DAMEN Yacht Support built to date when delivered in 2022. The customised inhouse design is based on the..