As January drew to a close, Feadship finally unveiled their highly anticipated 83.5 meter project Savannah, based on the aptly named 2010 Feadship concept Breathe. The fundamental aim of the project was to significantly reduce energy consumption through an innovative propulsion arrangement and efficient hull configuration. A challenging task in which Feadship, once again, boldly […]Read more "SAVANNAH"
In November 2010, the new Passenger Yacht Code (PYC) was introduced by the Red Ensign Group of maritime administrations, under the chairmanship of the Cayman Islands Shipping Registry. The code applies to yachts of any size, carrying between 13 and 36 passengers in private use and was developed to provide a more appropriate standardisation for […]Read more "THE PYC EFFECCT"
Within the last few years, the custom build sector of the Superyacht industry has conformed into a prominent and rather interesting trend – a trend of differentiation through unique and complex design. This is undoubtedly one of the splendours of the industry as the constant demand for diversity drives it forward, maintaining its stance at […]Read more "THE OPPORTUNITY COST OF MODERN SUPERYACHT DESIGN"
For a yacht which is worthy of incalculable respect, there couldn’t have been a more appropriate name. Solandge, meaning dignified, was launched last year as per the original schedule having been signed in 2007. The 85.1m Lürssen built yacht has five decks all with expansive outdoor space, which certainly hasn’t diluted her immaculate design. Espen […]Read more "Focus: Solandge"
The long awaited arrival of the Blush has added an exiting twist in Sunseeker’s long stemmed British roots. Now moving in a new technological direction, Sunseeker, has created a vessel which immediately grabs your attention due to the truly perplexing design, as well as the engineering and the detail of the interior which is definitely at the top […]Read more "SUNSEEKER 155"
The Family owned German Shipyard has undoubtedly left their mark on the Superyacht industry, where no concept is too far fetched or task too big. Founded in 1875, by Frederich Lürseen, a trained boatbuilder who pulled upon his nautical routes to create something spectacular. It wasn’t long before his trademarks of originality and exceeding quality […]Read more "LÜRSSEN"
Stella Maris, the star of the sea; she is known throughout the industry as the pinicle of yacht design and technology having been created with every possible need in mind along with a striking angular appearance. At 72.1 meters Stella Maris is the largest yacht to come out of the Italian yard VSY and really […]Read more "STELLA MARIS"
At 87m, the Lürssen custom built creation, Ace, gallantly boasts her stunning modern exterior thanks to Andrew Winch, who is responsible for both the interior and exterior styling. Winch has created a design that reaches into the future with a displacement hull that strongly differs from the norm with her prominent sweeping lines and rounded […]Read more "ACE"
Ocean emerald is a fine example of what makes the yachting world so exciting and different from all other industries. Built by Italian shipyard Rodriques Yachts in 2009, she is a modern masterpiece which suggests that unusual designs are not merely design concepts but staggering industrial achievements. Ocean Emerald is a ground-breaking vessel which demonstrates that […]Read more "OCEAN EMERALD"
It’s impossible to say that Madame Gu doesn’t demand the attention of all who are in her presence, with her striking Blue Hull and elongated bow; she is truly unique, Her LOA is 99m putting her at an impressive rank of 32 in order of the world’s largest yachts as well as being the largest […]Read more "MADAME GU"