Superyacht News: ATOLLVIC SHIPYARD SPONSORS WORLD SUPERYACHT ...
Atollvic Shipyard, specialists in the construction, refit and repair of luxury sail and motor yachts, is proudly partnering with organisers of the World Superyacht Awards 2010 by sponsoring the category for the Best Sailing Yacht in 30m to 44m size range. The 5th annual ceremony of the World Superyacht Awards, taking place on Saturday 22 May at London’s Guildhall, will see Atollvic celebrate the best of the best in superyacht build and design. Strategically positioned in Vigo on the north-west coast of Spain, Atollvic’s new-build team combines a highly skilled group of designers with [suite...]
Date: 2010-02-01 12:53:00
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The World's Largest Superyacht Currently Under Construction
The motor yacht Eclipse is currently under construction and is set to become the world’s largest yacht when she is completed and delivered later this year. The details of the superyacht are kept extremely private, but rumors are flying that the owner of the world’s largest yacht is Russian billionaire Roman Abrahamovich. The Eclipse first hit the water in June 2009 and is currently being built at the Blohm + Voss Hamburg shipyard in Germany with interiors by the world-renowned London company Terence Disdale Design. The length of the world’s largest superyacht is estimated to be between [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-20 17:41:19
Southern Wind Announces Plans For New 94ft Sailing Superyacht ...
Fresh on the heels of the success of Southern Wind’s mini-series of 78 foot sailing yachts comes the announcement that a brand new 94 foot (28.64 m) superyacht SW 94 is undergoing construction at the builder’s shipyard in Cape Town, South Africa. The yet to be named yacht has a targeted launch date of the late summer of 2010. Keeping with Southern Wind’s innovative designs, the hull is being constructed with a three part mould made from materials including carbon fiber and Kevlar which allows for a lighter overall weight when combined with its infusion technique. The yacht’s deck is [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-28 15:00:47
March 2010 Market Report » Superyacht Market Intelligence
“New construction clients are still difficult to find, but there are some clients out there for really large projects.” Robert goes on to comment on the refusal by banks to return to making finance available and stresses that the clients he is talking to are cash buyers who are self-financing the purchase of their yachts. “Quite simply, the yachting industry needs the major banks to be involved and to do what they are in business to do, to loan money to solid individuals who will pay them back. For me one of the safest loans must be to the likes of the individuals who are buying and [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-09 15:27:23
New 62m Benetti superyacht Bistango joins Burgess' charter fleet
Currently in the final stages of construction at the Livorno shipyard of Benetti, Bistango will be available in the Mediterranean this summer for her inaugural charter season. The luxury charter yacht offers accommodation for 12 guests in one large master suite, 1 VIP cabin on the bridge deck, 3 double cabins, 2 of which have a pullman berth, and 1 twin on the lower deck. Situated forward on the main deck, the master suite comprises of a dressing room, office and lounge, his and hers bathrooms and a raised bedroom with opening doors to the foredeck area. Bistango will run with 14 crew, led by [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-19 08:54:00
Yacht ECLIPSE, Cape Town South Africa and the 2010 FIFA World Cup ...
She is about to be delivered to her new owner after five long years of ground breaking design, development and construction by Blohm + Voss, Terence Disdale and management by Blue Ocean Yacht Management. Superyacht ECLIPSE boasts many unique and unusual features being a new superyacht of the highest quality and size. There are an unknown number of technological advancements on the private yacht but what is known is that she has facilities for three helicopters. She also has powerful exterior yacht design and a dramatic interior by Britain’s Terence Disdale. Just as the yacht’s interior [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-19 12:07:30
Superyachts Windrose and Valquest for sale at Yachting Partners ...
Matt Albert, Sales and New Construction broker at Yachting Partners International is certainly keeping busy as news arrives that he’s signed two Dutch-built sailing yachts for sale, the regatta-winning 46m Windrose and the brand new 40.75m Valquest. Windrose was delivered by Holland Jachtbouw in 2001 and refitted in 2007. This superyacht has a spacious main saloon with seating and dining, a large pilothouse saloon, a roomy divided cockpit and a conveniently sheltered deckhouse. Accommodation is for eight guests in a master suite, two equally-sized twin-bedded cabins, one bunk-bedded cabin [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-29 12:06:22
World's Biggest yachts-Jobs on Yachts- & Depression du Transport ...
By bjPublished: 24 novembre 2009Posted in: Luxe Fashion, ShippingTags: Abramovich, Alloy Yachts, APL, CMA CGM, CSCL, Evergreen line, Feadship, Ferretti group, Hapag-Lyod; Cosco, Hodgdon yachts, IYG, luxury boats, luxury hotels, luxury yachts, Maersk, Mediterranean shipping Company, Mega yachts, mode luxe, Monaco, NYK, Oceanco, Perini Navi, Royal Van Lent, SEAL superyachts, Superyachts, Trinity yachts, Warren Yachts ENGLISH- YACHTS : There is no better way to experience an unsurpassed taste of freedom, luxury, elegance and style than in a sumptuous yacht on the Côte d’Azur in July or [suite...]
Date: 2009-11-24 08:01:50
Gamma 20: The First Yacht In Mini Superyachts Series « OceanShaker.com
Vripack, a world leader in naval architecture, has designed a yacht for Gamma Yachts‘ Mini Superyachts series. Called Gamma 20, this steel yacht measures 22.10 m (73.00 ft) and uses the Smart Kit construction method. The Gamma 20 will come with an elegant exterior, a 360° wheelhouse with a panoramic view and spacious room for up to 8 persons, including two crew members. The fly bridge will also have a wet bar with grill and steeling console wherein guests can spend a relaxing time under the sun. Inside the yacht will be a dinette, salon and a galley. The engine rooms will also comprise [suite...]
Date: 2010-02-25 11:58:10
International Yacht Collection (IYC) Showcases its Most Recent ...
Trinity Yachts purchased IYC in 2007 to provide a continuum of services to its customers from new yacht construction to repairs, brokerage, charter services and more. Dedicated to integrity, honesty and passion, IYC/Trinity Yachts have excelled as demonstrated by their large presence in Monaco this year. Trinity Yachts is also showcasing its own 50m aluminum Tri-deck megayacht "Mine Games" at the 2008 MYS. About International Yacht Collection: IYC is a global, full service yachting company offering brokerage, retail charter, charter management, yacht management and crew placement from its [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-13 15:26:22
The Latest New Superyachts Available for Luxury Yacht Charters ...
Liara was built using advanced high-tech composite construction. She is a light to moderate displacement superyacht that will perform at Superyacht Rallies whilst providing lavish comfort for cruising. This 30m sailing charter yacht sleeps seven guests in three cabins and boasts an attentive and personable crew. Liara’s interior is understated, yet contemporary. There is an abundance of wood trim and natural textures and lighting throughout. Lovely timber detailing means a cool ambience and the designers have maximized living space without compromising functionality. LIARA’s main saloon [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-08 03:56:55
Top 9 Most Expensive Luxury Yachts in the World | Most Interesting ...
The Yacht was originally built for mobile phone magnate Craig McCaw. It was built at Rendsburg in Germany by Nobiskrug and delivered in June 2000. Design and Construction was done by Kusch Yachts. Tatoosh was purchased by Paul Allen in 2001 at cost of $100 million. Tatoosh’s features include: * Five decks; * a master Greg suite, a saloon and other rooms on the top deck; * a saloon with a French limestone fireplace, a dining area, staterooms and a ladies’ powder room on the main deck; * a shaded six-foot (max. 1.6 m) deep swimming pool with adjustable floor in depth, located aft [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-20 00:55:35
Emocean Marina, small-yachts manufacturer rises in recession ...
Date: 2010-04-24 10:40:23
Superyacht BIG FISH Launched in New Zealand
McMullen & Wing proudly announce the launch of their latest new build explorer yacht BIG FISH. The mega yacht was moved from her construction shed over the previous weekend and positioned on the slipway and she touched the water shortly after 8am. Over the next 3 weeks the hardtop of yacht BIG FISH and her mast will be fitted, with the hand over to the owner in May. The striking contemporary design of yacht BIG FISH is from Gregory C. Marshall Naval Architects. She is a 45m large volume steel and aluminum motor yacht that exemplifies the highest standards of design, construction, [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-01 01:13:53
Baltic Yachts 34m luxury sailing yacht
It is understood the Baltic Yachts 34m sailing yacht is reaching her final stages of construction and is due for launch soon. This Baltic Yachts 34m luxury sailing yacht has elegant teak on her cockpit floors and her deck & coachroof blends with the modern lines of the deck geometry. A coaming protected sitting and lounging area is located aft of the modern styled coachroof. The protected recessed entertainment area is clear of winches and sail handling equipment, providing safety and comfort to the yacht’s guests when cruising or racing. With the majority of the winches located aft near [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-16 06:44:40
34m sailing superyacht nearing completion at Baltic Yachts
The yacht is currently being built at Baltic Yachts’ facilities in Finland and is reaching its final stages of construction. Elegant teak on the cockpit floors, deck & coachroof blends with the modern lines of the deck geometry. A coaming protected sitting and lounging area is located aft of the modern styled coachroof. The protected recessed entertainment area is clear of winches and sail handling equipment, providing safety and comfort to the yacht’s guests when cruising or racing. With the majority of the winches located aft near the steering wheels, the yacht can be efficiently raced [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-15 12:37:18
60 metre SuperYacht Mimtee launched by CRN
Amongst the guests present at the launch ceremony, other then her owners and family, were the employees involved in her construction and design, as well as the management of the Ferretti Group. Lamberto Tacoli, Vice President Sales and Marketing of the Ferretti Group and Chairman of CRN S.p.A. said: “We are particularly proud to launch our fifth 60 metre hull which is a great success not only for CRN, but for the entire Ferretti Group which, once more, distinguishes itself for excellent quality and for being in the forefront of the international nautical sector, confirming the strategy of [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-14 16:16:53
The 24m Sailing Yacht Diva Touched Water « OceanShaker.com
Aegean Yacht launched the sailing yacht Diva, the 43rd vessel to be built by Turkish shipyard. The construction of the 24m yacht started in 2009 and 12 months later this luxurious sailing boat touched water for the first time. This steel hulled superyacht offers the ideal balance between perfect performance characteristics and comfort. The Diva’s breadth is 7.65m that’s why living space of the yacht is very spacious. The large aft open deck (48 sq. m.) offers a huge sun bed and a beautiful table for up to 12 guests. The living area of the new sailing superyacht is comprised of full-beam [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-27 12:08:43
Super Yacht News: Oceanco Changes Ownership
Hot on the heels of the announcement that Eel Kant was to leave the post of Managing Director at Oceanco comes news that the Dutch superyacht builder has been acquired from its Greek owners by a private investor based in the Sultanate of Oman. The new owner is Mohammed Al Barwani, who has interests in oil, gas, manufacturing, and minerals in Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific through MB Holding Company LLC as well as investments in various other diversified assets. Marcel Onkenhout, former Deputy Managing Director of Oceanco, who has been with the company for 16 years, has been [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-29 13:34:00
Proteksan-Turquoise Launched The 58.2m Luxury Superyacht Baraka ...
Proteksan-Turquoise Yachts Inc. is a yacht building company, established by the two leaders of Turkish Boat building Industry; Proteksan Yachts Inc. and Turquoise Yacht Construction in 1997. This union constituted the pioneer of luxury yacht builders in Turkey with worldwide recognition and impressive fleet at sea. Specification of superyacht Baraka: Overall Length: 58.20 m W.L. Length: 53.15 m Beam: 9.60 m Draft: 3.60m Displacement: 860.00 tons Propulsion : 2XCAT 3512B 2X1911 KW/hp Speed : 17 knots max, 15 knots cruising Fuel Capacity : 140 M3 Range : 4000 NM @ 14 knots, 5000 NM @ 12 [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-23 11:34:10
OCEANCO CHANGES OWNERSHIP
Currently under construction at Oceanco are three equally extraordinary yachts over 80 meters, a fourth is in the planning phases, and various other designs and proposals are on the drawing boards. Plans are underway for construction of a new shed that can accommodate yachts up to 110 meters in length. Barwani, with a Bachelor of Science degree from Miami University of Ohio and a Masters degree in Petroleum engineering from Heriot-Watt University in Scotland has a firm grasp of projects and systems. He states, “that Oceanco will not only continue to construct outstanding yachts, but it is [suite...]
Date: 2010-04-29 11:35:16
Fraser sells 72.6m new-build NB54 Proteksan-Turquoise superyacht ...
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Date: 2010-03-02 15:49:26