Superyacht Erica completes her North Sea trials

Superyacht Erica completes her North Sea trials

Luxury yacht Erica has a top speed of nearly 20 knots and, when cruising at 12 knots, has a range of 3,750 nautical miles. The 50-metre superyacht Erica, formerly known as Project Boreas, competed her North Sea trials and is

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Nidec fits electric power plant to the superyacht Wider 165

Nidec fits electric power plant to the superyacht Wider 165

Electric performance: Wider 165 can cruise for more than four hours at five knots without producing emissions of gas in the air or other substances in the water. Japanese electric motor manufacturer Nidec has installed a new power-management system on

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Shopping for a superyacht? Answer these six key questions first: Heesen Yachts

Shopping for a superyacht? Answer these six key questions first: Heesen Yachts

Consider these six questions before shopping for a superyacht, advises Arthur Brouwer, CEO of Heesen Yachts. So, you’re thinking of buying a superyacht? Then, it will pay to consider the six points on this check list before talking to your

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OPINION: Social media and superyachts; more than just a photo opportunity?

OPINION: Social media and superyachts; more than just a photo opportunity?

Could social media could play a much bigger role in facilitating the superyacht industry? For an industry wedded to the latest high-tech developments in marine engineering, naval architecture, green propulsion systems and the like, does social media play its full

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EU VAT action against Italian and Cypriot yacht sectors ‘no surprise’ but who’s next?

EU VAT action against Italian and Cypriot yacht sectors ‘no surprise’ but who’s next?

Navigating murky waters: what lies behind the EU’s decision to curb tax breaks offered by the Italian and Cypriot yacht sectors? Perhaps the biggest surprise about the EU Commission’s decision to target tax breaks offered in the Italian and Cypriot

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