Neyk luxury submarine in build |  | news

Neyk luxury submarine in build

Over eight years of research has gone into the first Neyk sub, in build and launching next year In build and with a launch expected next January, the Neyk luxury submarine is a collaboration between Ocean Submarine in the Netherlands, Rolls Royce, MTU and Bosch. Built in a modular construction form in high-yield steel to…

Captain’s Q&A: David Pott of The Wellesley |  | news

Captain’s Q&A: David Pott of The Wellesley

Age 35Place of Birth Nelspruit, South AfricaPrevious yachts Constellation, Maracunda, Sai Ram, Jems, Apoise, Nero, Domani, The Wellesley IICurrent yacht The WellesleyNumber of crew 14, but we run with 12 (rotational captain and chief engineers) What was your first taste of the sea?I was fortunate to grow up in a family that loved to travel….

The Riva 100 Corsaro: a ‘lucky charm’ for Ferrari |  | news

The Riva 100 Corsaro: a ‘lucky charm’ for Ferrari

The European debut of the Riva 100 Corsaro at the Monaco GP weekend certainly proved auspicious for Ferrari drivers Sebastian Vettel (above left) and Kimi Raikkonen, who finished first and second respectively in yesterday’s race. “The 100 Corsaro was Scuderia Ferrari’s lucky charm! Riva, official sponsor of Ferrari, and Ferrari celebrated the Monaco Grand Prix…

Sold! 44-metre Wally 145 |  | news

Sold! 44-metre Wally 145

Boasting naval architecture by German Frers, the Wally 145 is being developed for an experienced yachtsman. Built in advanced composite at the new shipyard set up by Persico Marine in Massa Carrara, the yacht is due to launch in May 2019. The interior has been developed by Wally with Droulers Architects and Studio Mario Sculli….

Latest Couach 3700 Sport unveiled |  | news

Latest Couach 3700 Sport unveiled

The restyled 3700 Sport, incorporating modern design ideas Couach has unveiled the latest renderings of the 37-metre Couach 3700 Sport. There are already six 3700 Sports on the water, but the yard wanted to update the design, the new incarnation of which it hails as “intelligent, modern and seductive”. “The Couach 3700 Sport is a…

Dynamiq unveils Porsche superyacht collaboration |  | news

Dynamiq unveils Porsche superyacht collaboration

The two companies have come together to unveil designs for the project. The 35-metre GTT 115 Hybrid is currently under construction at the Dynamiq shipyard in Viareggio and scheduled to appear at the 2017 edition of the Monaco Yacht Show. The yacht is the first to be built, with the Monegasque yard planning to build…

Feadship launch 35-metre Cid |  | news

Feadship launch 35-metre Cid

The yacht will undergo sea trials before being handed over in time for the summer. Cid is the latest yacht to leave the Feadship yard in Aalsmeer, the Netherlands. At 35 metres, she is one metre longer than, and a close sistership to, three yachts delivered last year, Kamino, Moon Sand Too and Avatar. Her…

Azimut Grande 35M unveiled |  | news

Azimut Grande 35M unveiled

New carbon-fibre 35-metre for Azimut, the flagship of the Grande range With exterior design by Stefano Righini, the Azimut Grande 35M, features a raised pilothouse and a carbon-fibre superstructure and hardtop. Key features include the 30 square metre sundeck, full-height windows in the bow and main-deck salon, and a spacious beach area with a pivoting…

74-metre CRN Cloud 9 delivered |  | news

74-metre CRN Cloud 9 delivered

The superyacht has been delivered to its new owners following the high profile January launch. Cloud 9 is now set for a summer season cruising the Mediterranean following successful sea trials and delivery to her new owners. One of the most memorable launches[1] of 2017, as the yacht went down the ways in January an…

Mediterranean Yacht Show success |  | news

Mediterranean Yacht Show success

Showcasing the charter scene in the Eastern Med, the 4th Mediterranean Yacht Show proved to be a spectacular success The 4th Mediterranean Yacht Show, a four-day event organsied by the Greek Yachting Association in the historic port of Nafplion, proved to be the most successful ever, with over 90 yachts in attendance, including the 58.6-metre…

Plans released for Noss on Dart Marina |  | avon

Plans released for Noss on Dart Marina

Premier Marinas is set to submit planning applications for a £75 million redevelopment of Noss on Dart Marina. One of the UK’s oldest shipyards and marina, the 37 acre site has a history that dates back to the 19th Century when Simpson Stickland and Company Ltd first established a shipyard. Boat building ceased in 1999…

On the water: Abeking & Rasmussen’s Aviva |  | news

On the water: Abeking & Rasmussen’s Aviva

Stunning 98-metre features exterior styling by Reymond Langton The 98.4-metre Aviva – the largest yacht built by Abeking & Rasmussen – has left the German yard on her maiden cruise. She has been spotted this week cruising off the Cornish coast, and she’s the fourth yacht launched under the Aviva name. The striking exterior is…

Turquoise delivers 47-metre Razan |  | news

Turquoise delivers 47-metre Razan

After her successful launch last year, the 47-metre Razan has been delivered by Turquoise Turquoise Yachts has delivered the 47-metre Razan, with exterior and interior styling by H2 Yacht Design. Razan, based on Turquoise’s existing 47-metre platform, was launched late last here. “This yacht is an important landmark in the company’s evolution,” says Mehmet Karabeyoglu,…

55-metre Heesen Antares sold |  | news

55-metre Heesen Antares sold

The yacht is the second in the same series to be sold in six weeks. Hot on the heels of the sale of Project Alida[1], which was announced at the end of March, is the sale of the in-build Project Antares. The 55-metre Fast Displacement Hull Form superyacht is the third in the series, which…

Pacific adventure for N&J’s Party Girl |  | news

Pacific adventure for N&J’s Party Girl

This 62.5-metre from Icon Yachts is available to charter through Northrop & Johnson The 62.5-metre Party Girl, launched at Icon Yachts in 2013, is available for charter this summer in Tahiti and Papua New Guinea through Northrop & Johnson. The yacht charters from $475,000 per week. She sleeps 12 guests in eight staterooms (two of the…

Canados 969 Coliseum takes shape |  | news

Canados 969 Coliseum takes shape

Canados’s 30-metre has been fully engineered, with a launch pegged for 2018 The engineering for the 30-metre Canados 969 Coliseum has been completed. The hull mould is also ready and the deck and superstructure moulds will be finished soon, with the yacht set for launch next year. Inside, the Canados 969 Coliseum has been designed…

Tankoa Vertige on sea trials |  | news

Tankoa Vertige on sea trials

Tankoa’s all-aluminium 50-metre, which launched in February, has been undergoing sea trials The 50-metre Tankoa Vertige, which launched earlier in the year[1], has successfully completed recent sea trails, according to the yard. The yacht beat her contracted top speed of 16 knots at half load in tests conducted in a choppy sea with one-metre waves…