With heavy hearts we remember Dave Christensen

With heavy hearts we remember Dave Christensen

Dave Christensen, founder and former owner of Christensen Shipyards, died Monday evening at an assisted living facility in Vancouver, WA after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. He was 87. A successful home builder and real estate developer in the

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Sensational 93-metre Feadship unveiled for first time

Sensational 93-metre Feadship unveiled for first time

Representing one of the largest yachts ever built by Feadship, this 93-metre masterpiece was towed this morning from the construction hall of the Feadship yard in Kaag. Further commissioning work will continue in the months ahead including the addition of

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Largest marine facility in southern hemisphere to double in size

Largest marine facility in southern hemisphere to double in size

Australia’s Gold Coast Marina and Shipyard (GCCM) has announced that it will double in size with the development of an adjacent 20-hectare site. The Asia-Pacific marine sector is experiencing huge growth and the marina is responding to the region’s growing

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Amels to host Gene Machine at FLIBS 2018

Amels to host Gene Machine at FLIBS 2018

Dutch luxury yacht builder Amels is hosting its 55-metre Limited Editions superyacht Gene Machine (180 ft) at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show’s Superyacht Pavilion from 31 October to 4 November. The yacht’s American owner has kindly agreed to showcase

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Damen yacht support vessel Axis to appear at FLIBS 2018

Damen yacht support vessel Axis to appear at FLIBS 2018

The 55-metre Damen yacht support vessel Axis (181 ft) will join the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show from 31 October to 4 November. For the complete Bahamas experience, the Damen yacht support vessel offers the perfect combination of luxury and

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Harbour staff thank those who tackled fire that destroyed ‘Lalibela’

Harbour staff thank those who tackled fire that destroyed ‘Lalibela’

Photo courtesy of Port Camille Raylon Port Camille Raylon’s management has thanked everyone who quickly helped to intervene when a fire engulfed the 42-metre superyacht Lalibela moored in the port in the early hours of Saturday (13th October) morning. The

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UPDATE: 1MDB lawyer on legal issues with sale of Equanimity

UPDATE: 1MDB lawyer on legal issues with sale of Equanimity

It is not every day that superyachts are sold in execution, but that of the confiscated yacht  Equanimity set to be completed in Malaysia in November or December is expected to be completed smoothly through a sealed-bid auction. The only

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 XSR Series now has a Flagship… XSR 155

 XSR Series now has a Flagship… XSR 155

Sarp Yachts will introduce its new concept at the Monaco Yacht Show. XSR155 is a flagship of the environmentalist XSR series which debuted in the same show last year. The construction of the first XSR series yacht, XSR 85, began

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Mirage: The World’s first invisible superyacht

Mirage: The World’s first invisible superyacht

Mirage will be the world’s first superyacht that has been designed to “disappear” — ensuring owners have total privacy when sailing. The 160m superyacht is the innovative concept of Dutch agency Vangeest Design. The secret of Mirage’s invisibility is mirrors

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VSY 65m Waterecho – A paradigm of comfort and sustainability

VSY 65m Waterecho – A paradigm of comfort and sustainability

Now well-established as an industry standard in the wake of its forerunner, Stella Maris, the VSY family line has just expanded to welcome the new VSY 65M WATERECHO to the range. Featuring exquisite exterior lines by Espen Oeino and the

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