Benetti Launches 49 metre M/Y Elaldrea+

Benetti Launches 49 metre M/Y Elaldrea+

M/Y Elaldrea+ has been launched, a 49 meter displacement yacht part of the Custom product line with sophisticated, minimalist exterior lines designed by Horacio Bozzo and interiors by the Benetti Style Department. Elaldrea+, a sophisticated yacht with a contemporary design,

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Floating Life Captains Meeting recap

Floating Life Captains Meeting recap

On 8th & 9th March, yacht management and charter firm Floating Life held its fifth annual captains event in Monte Carlo, bringing more than 50 captains together to discuss some of the biggest concerns they are facing right now and

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The Future of yacht insurance

The Future of yacht insurance

Yacht insurers are in a tight space. At the tail end of last year, hurricane Irma made its way across the Caribbean and settled on the Florida Keys. For insurers, the category five storm was the second costliest hurricane on

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Northrop & Johnson sells 27.7 metre Letizia

Northrop & Johnson sells 27.7 metre Letizia

Superyacht Letizia was sold by Northrop & Johnson sales broker Hugo van Schaik representing the buyer and seller. Designed by Sparkman & Stephens, Letizia was built by Camper & Nicolsons in 1991 and is a prime example of an aluminium

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British entrepreneur buys Oyster Marine

British entrepreneur buys Oyster Marine

After entering administration last month, Southampton-based yacht builder Oyster Marine has found a buyer – British entrepreneur Richard Hadida. The company stopped trading on 7 February after failing to secure necessary financial support to continue operating. The sites that took

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M/Y GB2 San Lorenzo SL94 for sale with West Nautical

M/Y GB2 San Lorenzo SL94 for sale with West Nautical

West Nautical are offering up the 29 metre M/Y GB2 from San Lorenzo for € 4,500,000. Launched in 2013, the motoryacht was designed with the idea that passenger comfort and safety was paramount, something that is guaranteed with her state-of-the-art insulation

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EC’s Moscovici suddenly decides he does not like yacht leases in some EU countries

EC’s Moscovici suddenly decides he does not like yacht leases in some EU countries

The Mossack Fonseca Panama Paper leaks led to the resignations of two prime ministers, marches in cities around the world, spawned hundreds of investigations and led to thousands of articles. When it was first revealed that Appleby – a much

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Oceanco delivers Black Pearl

Oceanco delivers Black Pearl

Oceanco has delivered the 106.7 metre Black Pearl — the largest dynarig sailing yacht in the world. The three-masted sailing yacht Black Pearl is unlike any yacht the world has ever seen. This unique and complex vessel is the realization

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Yachts trending up, crew heading in

Yachts trending up, crew heading in

Yacht crew are moving onto bigger vessels, with the largest percentage of crew position jobs on offer being on vessels over 71 metres. According to recent data from the Clermont-Ferrand recruitment firm YPI Crew, 39% of crew jobs being offered

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Motor yacht NISI available for charter with Northrop & Johnson

Motor yacht NISI available for charter with Northrop & Johnson

NISI cruises Sydney in the summer and the Whitsundays and Great Barrier Reef in the winter. Charters start at $40,000 AUD per week, plus expenses.   As the only 82-foot (25m) certified RINA Charter Class and MCA Commercial yacht, NISI was

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