ART Marine, a Middle East’s marine services company and importer and distributor of luxury motor-yachts, has embarked on a campaign called “Discover Yachting” , the aim of which is “to engage new audiences and highlight the surprising accessibility of the..
International Shipyards Ancona (ISA) built a new 63m motor yacht, that is now visible outside on the yard. This is the largest super yacht ever built by ISA and the first of three of over 50m, due to be launched..
There now is a new exclusive distributor of Princess yachts for Finland. Operating under the trading name of Princess Finland, this company will be run by owners Mikko Alanen, Managing Director and Mats Carlson, Technical Director, both of whom are current Princess..
21 & 22 June, just before the Superyacht Cup, the fifth issue of this event will take place in Palma de Mallorca. It will bring together industry leaders for networking and debate. The Future of Superyachts focuses on legal, financial,..
Complete Marine Freight has recently started operations in Palma with a new business aimed at all aspects of cargo handling for leisure craft, from the smallest race boat to the largest superyacht. In addition their new website has just gone..
Entries are now being accepted for this year’s Superyacht Cup in Palma and already more than a dozen yachts have registered. The event will take place June 23rd – 26th in the same central Palma location as in 2009. A..
Dockmats, provider of protective floor coverings to the Yachting industry launched a new website: www.dockmats.co.uk. Dockmats offers a range of products, including custom printed hard wearing dock mats featuring the yacht or company logo or cotton plus to keep dirt at bay.
Mascoat Products opened a new European office located in Waalwijk, The Netherlands. Mascoat: “This location will be a fully staffed Mascoat branch and responsible for European sales and support to provide the best in customer service and satisfaction.”
Fraser Yachts signed a contract for the construction of a new Proteksan-Turquoise 72.6m (238′) motor yacht was signed at the beginning of February. Fraser Yachts’s Nabil El Jammal in London and Stuart Larsen in Fort Lauderdale worked in close partnership..
At the Sanctuary Cove International Boat Show in Australia (May 20-23 2010) Riviera will announce the release of its new 43 ft open flybridge model with Volvo Penta IPS. Riviera explains that the model features a comfortable, sea-kindly hull and,..
The Maremiss 63 features characteristic lines and Italian design which give this yacht a modern charisma. Furthermore this 63 foot flare bowed steel motor yacht provides an array of options. This semi custom-built motor yacht, designed by Vripack Architects is built..
Kevin Glancy Ltd and Jonathan Fawcett Ltd – the finest tableware and linen suppliers to the superyachting world, who have complemented each other on projects for two decades, discreetly supplying over 280 luxury yachts – are formally merging. Appointed Glancy..
“Hainan is determined to grow its marine and yachting industries as a key component of a wider tourism strategy”, says Mr Luo Baoming, governor of Hainan Province, ahead of the first Hainan Rendez-Vous set to take place from 2 to..
The J Class Association is pleased to announce outline plans for a series of spectacular regattas in England during 2012 – the Olympic Year. This will be the first time in history that more than four of these imposing yachts..
Sanlorenzo recently launched its first steel hull megayacht – with an aluminium superstructure -the Sanlorenzo 44 Steel. The tri-deck megayacht, with its 44 m in length, is the new flagship of the Sanlorenzo fleet. The well-balanced exterior lines have been..
Diverse Projects‘ Build Project 08 was recently transported overland from its construction facility at Profab Engineering in Palmerston North, to Napier. It was one of New Zealand’s largest ever over land yacht movements.
The Perini Navi Group has announced its participation in the Abu Dhabi Yacht Show that will start in two day (25 – 30 February 2010). It is the first time that the Perini Navi Group will attend the Abu Dhabi..
Pendennis has started the new decade on a high note with the acquisition of Devonport Yachts Ltd (owner of the Devonport superyacht brand), which will now be established as a partner company to Pendennis with its head office in Falmouth.
Heesen Yachts is proud to announce the signing of a new contract for a 47m motor yacht, Hull Number 15747, for delivery in 2012. This new building contract is even more special for the Company since the client is Frans..
Heesen Yachts has announced the joining of the superstructure to the hull of construction number 15850, the second yacht in the new 5000 class. This 50m semi-displacement motor yacht is one of the few vessels of this length available with..
A newly expanded R&D Centre in Barcelona will enable Hempel to develop and customise products faster, respond to customer needs more efficiently and help customers conform to rapidly changing environmental legislation. Hempel officially opened the new R&D Centre at a..
Lantic Entertainment Systems, leader in bespoke multi‐zone entertainment systems for yachts from 60ft up to the largest megayachts, has announced that 2009 has ended with sales expanding and the rate of enquiry significantly up.
The 58.4m Kokomo was launched at the end of MCM’s 21st year in business. Designed by Dubois Naval Architects with interior by Redman Whiteley Dixon, she is set to be delivered by Alloy Yachts in late February 2010 – in..
As part of its ongoing Signature of Excellence enhancements, Holland America Line will install five Microsoft Surface units in Mix, its newest lounge venue with three specialty bars – Martinis, Champagne, and Spirits & Ales. Already in full operation on ms..
Curvelle takes energy efficiency seriously. Luxury Yacht Builder Curvelle, will exhibit at the Abu Dhabi World Energy Summit in January 2010 with its designs for a new part solar, part diesel powered Superyacht.