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Christensen ready to launch 50m Silver Lining
Christensen is getting ready to launch their first 50m yacht following the company's change in...
Benetti unveils Henrik Fisker-designed superyacht
Benetti has revealed the latest superyacht project, created in collaboration with the noted...
Restoration completed on coral reef damaged by Paul Allen’s Tatoosh
The Department of Environment (DoE) and Vulcan Inc. on April 1st announced that over 1,592 hard and...
Project Akoya launched at Heesen
Heesen Yachts has launched Project Akoya at a private ceremony on April 1.The exterior was designed...
The 133m Serene sold for €350 million
According to an article by Forbes, Russian billionaire, Yuri Sheffler, who amassed his fortune...
45m Domani launched at Benetti shipyard
Benetti is proud to announce that the 45m superyacht Domani has been launched, following a ceremony...
Admiral launch the first 50m C Force superyacht
Admiral Yachts has launched the C Force 50 superyacht Ouranos, just a week after the 55m...
Refit of Nimbus underway at Moonen
Moonen has recently announced that its yacht Nimbus is undergoing a refit. Launched 5 years ago,...
Admiral preparing to launch 50m C Force yacht
After the launch of the 55m Quinta Essentia last week, Admiral is getting ready for the first 50m C...
The Oceanic 76 entered construction at Canados
Canados has announced that the smallest of the Oceanic series has entered construction. Measuring...
Overmarine delivers the fourth Mangusta 94
Overmarine has delivered the fourth Mangusta 94 superyacht to her owner. Everybody involved in the...
63m Admiral yacht sold
The Italian Sea Group and its brand Admiral have announced the signing of a new build project....
First Numarine 32XP yacht under construction
Numarine has announced that the first hull of the new 32XP Series is under construction. Together...
Baglietto to launch the first 46m hull in its Fast line
Baglietto is proud to announce the 46m hull #10221 will be launched in about a month, marking the...
Somali pirates face trial over 2011 fatal yacht hijacking
Seven Somali men, accused of hijacking a French yacht in the Gulf of Aden, appeared in Paris court...
Holland Jachtbouw’s 46m sloop undergoes sea trials
The 46m Skade, launched by Holland Jachtbouw's yard near Amsterdam, has been pictured undertaking...
Amels 242 Project Freefall starts sea trials
Project Freefall, the very first hull of Amels 242 Limited Editions range, is starting her sea...
The 77.4m Legend launched at Icon Yachts
The 77,4m yacht Legend has been launched at Icon Yachts in Harlingen, the Netherlands. With naval...
55m Quinta Essentia hits the water
The Italian Sea Group shipyard announced the launch of their latest superyacht, the 55m Quinta...
70m Perini Navi's superyacht Sybaris is out of the shed
Perini Navi’s new 70m sailing yacht Sybaris has left the shed. The aluminum ketch has been...
Benetti delivers the 40m yacht Chrimi III
Italian yacht builder Benetti has delivered the 40m yacht Chrimi III, the seventh hull in its...
70m Galactica Super Nova sees daylight at Heesen
Galactica Super Nova, the largest Heesen yacht yet, has seen daylight for the first...
Construction update on Moonen's Matica
Moonen has recently announced the latest construction update on the 32m Matica. This model belongs...
Dynamiq D4 39 to debut at the Monaco Yacht Show
Jetsetter, the first D4 39m superyacht, having now been under construction for just over a year, is...


The first Riva 88 Folgore launched
The new Riva 88 yacht is the first model to be launched by the Shipyard in 2020. The yacht was launched on Monday, 25th May in La Spezia, where the production facility dedicated to the 76-to-110-foot models is based.The Riva 88’ Folgore is the result of the collaboration between Officina Italiana Design, the studio founded by Mauro Micheli along with Sergio Beretta, the Product Strategy Committee headed by Engineer Piero Ferrari, and the Ferretti Group Engineering Department.According to Alberto Galassi, CEO of Ferretti Group "Riva 88’ Folgore looks like a vessel just back from a journey into the future: she is a dazzling flash of style, she is strong, she is performing, she is innovation. The launch of the first new model in 2020 represents a new Renaissance for the Ferretti Group, which restarts from Riva, brand becoming more and more a contemporary myth, the essence of Made in Italy and a tangible sign of a Country that starts again."The lines and elements inspired by the automotive world. The yacht use of innovative materials like carbon with traditional stylistic elements such as mahogany inlays and steel decorations.Riva 88’ Folgore offers the owner stern concept, with the garage door that swings open and can be positioned in two ways. The cockpit is a large space of 22 m² that features a huge sofa area with a table and also a bar unit with an electrically opening marble top.Also, the yacht has the glass hardtop located on the superstructure, which opens up and can be tilted toward both the stern and bow, to let in fresh air during navigation or when at anchor. The interiors were renewed in using precious materials such as wood, steel, marble and glass.
CC98 by Horizon Yachts in construction
Horizon Yachts has begun construction of a 32m customised CC98 yacht. Horizon Custom Collection 98 is fourth Horizon vessel for the experienced Australian owner, who requested specific – and somewhat challenging – details including accommodations for a helicopter as well as a submarine.The new owner requested that his new yacht would feature an exterior style similar to the Horizon E Series yachts. Thus, this new CC98 has a unique exterior profile, with expansive windows and a spacious interior within a 23’ 6” beam.To accommodate a touch-and-go helipad, the entire superstructure of this new vessel will be constructed of carbon fibre composite for strength and structural integrity for the helipad. Also, this yacht features a telescoping mast and radar arch to navigate the low bridges in Australia.The yacht can accommodate up to five guests in five staterooms including a full-beam, on-deck master suite. A large galley area is positioned aft on the main deck to facilitate dining either on the aft deck or at the interior dining table. Relaxation and entertaining areas are found throughout and the foredeck has been designed to accommodate a jacuzzi and large sun pad.The yacht has commercial-grade 10V 2000 series MTU engines have been chosen. The ZF trailing gearboxes are designed for full redundancy and to enable the ability to run on one motor, which reduces fuel burn and engine hours. Lithium-ion battery packs will also be installed to offset the house functions such as air conditioning and general electricity. The fuel capacity is 24,600l.The yacht is on schedule to be delivered to her owner in early 2021.
Ulstein Verft delivered 88m Explorer Olivia O by Espen Øino
Ulstein Verft delivered 88.5-metre Espen Øino-designed explorer yacht Olivia O after reconstruction. Planning and engineering work began on the boat in November 2016. Photo Credit: @boatfromtheworld / Carlo DemicheliThe project’s hull and superstructure were constructed in Croatia by the Brodosplit.Though Oliva O is Ulstein’s first private superyacht project, well-known superyacht designer Espen Oeino brings valuable experience.Photo Credit: @boatfromtheworld / Carlo DemicheliDesigned and built by Ulstein Verft - a yard better known for commercial vessels, ferries and workboats, Olivia O is characterised by a striking reverse bow and explorer profile.Photo Credit: @boatfromtheworld / Carlo DemicheliOlivia O can sleep up to 20 in eight cabins, including Pullman bunks while crew accommodation is for 30 people.
Inside Azimut S8 by Azimut Yachts
Alberto Mancini's Azimut S8 is both aggressive and elegant, which makes it perfectly fit into the stylistic framework of the entire S-series.According to Azimut “S8 stands out from its competitors, primarily due to its unprecedented manoeuvrability, quiet operation and significantly lower fuel consumption”.Lightweight and durable material from which flybridge, deck and bathing platform are made, together with three Volvo Penta IPS 1350 engines with a capacity of 1,000 litres. with. each is a guarantee of outstanding speed capabilities. The yacht can develop up to 34 knots or cruise at 27 knots. On top of that, the Carbon-Tech generation boat has a joystick instead of a helm wheel, active trimmer position control.The main system includes additional Kohler generator 28 kW, sea keeper Stabilizer NG16 and upgraded air conditioning system.Exterior has automatic bimini on the flybridge, cockpit table with carbon finishing top, cover for a garage door with logo. Also, underwater lights: 4 on each side and 4 on aft section and 4 hidden secret lights on the bow, 2 on the aft. Also, the yacht has a place for a spacious garage for water toys.Another feature of the S8, designed for eight guests, is its ergonomic layout: four spacious cabins, as many bathrooms, are located on the lower deck due to the compact engine room. The interiors, created by Francesco Guida, exude hospitality and sophistication. They can be decorated in one of two colours - “Platinum” and “Black Pearl”.
Bannenberg and Rowell showcases the design of 43m yacht concept Estrade
Superyacht design studio Bannenberg & Rowell have released a new superyacht concept, the 43-metre Estrade. Bannenberg & Rowell describe this yacht to be designed for the soul, for relaxed and healthy living and, above all, to connect with the environment. The yacht can accommodate up to 10 guests and nine crew on board and ample space for toys.Key features include the beach club aft that folds out on both sides. Elsewhere, the cantilevered sunning deck overlooks the beach club, ensuring “positively no FOMO”, the studio said. Elsewhere, Estrade features a sundeck with a spa pool. The jet skis and tenders meanwhile are stored at the bow.

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