SuperYacht Industry News
In order to further advance the cost estimation and cost planning of complex and challenging projects, Nobiskrug and German Naval Yards Kiel decided to implement the cost management system CostFact. Besides smaller customisation demands, the implementation of CostFact is combined..
Numarine is delighted to reveal all details of its flagship M/Y Marla. The 32.5m superyacht, unit 1 of the new 32XP Series has been delivered last summer to its Owner, who stopped using it only a few weeks ago. The..
The construction of the ISA Alloy 43, the new semi-displacing aluminium yacht designed to offer luxury and comfort with the highest level of efficiency, is going on full-steam in the Ancona shipyard of ISA Yachts. ISA Alloy 43, whose sale..
Feadship has celebrated a major milestone in the construction of its fourth shipyard, located in a prime water-side location in the heart of Amsterdam. In the presence of invited guests, the first concrete was poured into the giant drydock, part..
Azimut Benetti is the largest network producing mega yachts. As the business unit Azimut Yachts is engaged in serial production, the design of a new yacht always means a long-ranging determination of cost and cost structure. In order to predict..
Marlink, backed by Apax-partners has signed a definite agreement to acquire 100% of the shares in Livewire Connections, a UK headquartered satellite communications service provider with focus on superyacht customers. The move follows the recent announcement that Marlink intends to..
GyroMarine designs and produces gyroscopic stabilisers made for the marine industry, specialising in the megayachting, military and offshore sectors with application to ships with length exceeding 50m. Headquartered in Tuscany, Rosignano (Livorno, Italy), the company is part of an industrial..
Moonen Shipyards in the Netherlands has signed the contact for a significant refit project which is due to start at the beginning of December. Originally launched in 2007, the 29m fast displacement superyacht Ciao (ex. Nilo) is back at Moonen’s..
Business is blossoming at Balk Shipyard. KK Superyachts decided to engage Balk for the refit of the 57m MY Dancing Hare (ex MY Lady Mona K, ex MY Lady Ghislaine) for an extensive work this winter. Dancing Hare is built..
At Metstrade, Steyr Motors celebrated the premiere of the SEC 4-cylinder; the world’s first monoblock common rail marine engine series. The new cylinder marks a seminal step in the Steyr Motors engine family. This is the first time that an..
At the Dame Design Award 2017 ceremony held at Metstrade in the RAI Amsterdam Exhibition Centre, the Besenzoni P400 Matrix helm seat won the marine industry’s most prestigious prize: the Dame Design Award 2017. The award was granted in the..
Harken has now produced a 27mm RIB seat rail system that has been tested to over 25kN, thus meeting HSC regulations. Scot Seat KPM Marine last year teamed up with Harken Industrial to provide their marine seats with a track..
Oceanvolt has just announced the Oceanvolt ServoProp at Metstrade. The patented Oceanvolt ServoProp Variable Pitch Saildrive combines a high efficiency saildrive with the most powerful hydro generator on the market. A unique feature of the ServoProp is the option of..
The shortlisted nominations for the third Boat Builder Awards for business achievement have been announced. With more than one hundred entries received, the 21 shortlisted companies named by the judges have already achieved some notable success at this stage, and..
TEAM Italia will again be exhibiting its new i-Bridge Air Wings at the forthcoming METSTRADE Show in Amsterdam. I-Bridge Air wings is the new, integrated nav com solution that controls and manages all onboard systems via 3D technology, multi-touch controls..
La Ciotat Shipyards, run by the local public owned company SEMIDEP-Ciotat (La Ciotat Shipyards), is announcing an investment of approximately 100 million euros in upcoming years, in order to become the global point of reference for megayacht refits and maintenance…
Vesper Marine’s deckWatch smartwatch app has been nominated for the prestigious DAME Design Award in the Lifesaving and Safety Equipment category. The winners will be announced at the upcoming METSTRADE in Amsterdam. “We are very excited to have the opportunity..
The world’s most southern superyacht regatta has released its 2018 notice of race. The New Zealand Millennium Cup attracts yachts with a penchant for adventure, and was first held as an accompaniment to the 2000 America’s Cup in Auckland. 2018’s..
Marlink has added satellite capacity for its yachting customers in the Caribbean and Mediterranean using its High Speed Zones service, ensuring that yachts have even more access to the highest quality communications services, for fast internet and high quality voice..
Porto Montenegro, based in Tivat, Montenegro, now offers captains and owners the opportunity to experience its state-of-the-art facilities, Montenegro’s landscapes and yacht-friendly legislation with a reimbursable visitor package. The world’s only TYHA Platinum Award marina is focusing on countries outside..
Ocean Alliance now represents M/Y Infinity Pacific for charter in Australia. This is the first time the 40m Mondomarine, an Italian-built alloy superyacht in Australia that was launched in 2007, is available for charter. The yacht is based on Australia’s..
Cramm is world leader in creating tailor-made yachting equipment. Over the years, the company has built a wide range of custom yacht equipment, such as folding boarding gangways, heavy duty cranes, passerelles, doors, hatches, platforms, balconies, and extra-wide boarding ladders…
MarQuip, leading expert in underwater exhaust outlets and water-cooled exhaust systems, is creating a marinised IMO TIER III-certified exhaust system for an accomplished Italian yard. Working in close cooperation with its partners, the Dutch company has developed a fully custom..
Luxury yacht manufacturer Princess Yachts has partnered with the world’s premier global emergency response service MedAire to launch 24/7 Emergency support with Princess Lifeline – a new international SOS service that will give all new Princess yachts and their owners..