Largest sailing yacht ever needs new owner to float

Largest sailing yacht ever needs new owner to float

First announced 11 years ago, the 141m (463ft) sailing superyacht, Dream Symphony looked to break records. The four-masted schooner-rigged yacht, currently in build at Dream Ship Victory’s yard in Bozburun, Turkey, is set to become the largest sailing yacht in

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Heesen launches largest all-aluminium yacht to date

Heesen launches largest all-aluminium yacht to date

Heesen Yachts has launched the largest all-aluminium yacht ever built from its Oss-based shipyard. Project Cosmos is 80 metres long, with a gross tonnage of 1,700GT and a top speed of almost 30 knots. Due for delivery to her owners

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MB92 Group expects a refitting 2022

MB92 Group expects a refitting 2022

Superyacht refit and repair specialist MB92 Group is expecting a significant uplift in business next year with the launch of a new 4,300t ship lift, a new sustainability plan and continued interest from clients who want to upgrade or repair

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What goes around… (eventually comes to port)

What goes around… (eventually comes to port)

History fancies itself to be linear, but all too often we are reminded of its cyclical nature. Robb Maass has been in the superyacht business for four decades, witnessing his fair share of up and downturns along the way. The

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Third date of Perini Navi auction set

Third date of Perini Navi auction set

The date of the third Perini Navi auction has been set for December 22, according to bankruptcy trustee, Franco Della Santa following two previously failed attempts. Perini’s estate and assets will go under the hammer with a base price of

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ACH targets superyacht sector for growth

ACH targets superyacht sector for growth

Growing helicopter sales to superyacht owners is a key goal for Airbus Corporate Helicopters (ACH), according to its head Frederic Lemos. “In this niche market (for us), ACH is selling regularly seven to eight aircraft a year,” Lemos told Superyacht Investor during

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Legasea: An industry first in mentoring

Legasea: An industry first in mentoring

Legasea Mentorship, yachting’s first industry-wide mentoring programme, is due to launch next month after a successful pilot. The programme, which has been created in association with Burgess and Quay Crew, matches up-and-coming yachting professionals with mentors who support them with

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The Italian Sea Group: Keel laid on 100m Hull 597

The Italian Sea Group: Keel laid on 100m Hull 597

Admiral, The Italian Sea Group’s flagship brand, has laid the keel of Hull 597, its new 100m diesel-electric superyacht. The yacht, which is due for delivery in 2025, is a design collaboration between Admiral, Imperial Yachts and Winch Design. Features

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Charter a vegan-friendly superyacht

Charter a vegan-friendly superyacht

Commercial yard, Rosetti’s first foray into the superyacht world, Emocean was delivered to its new owners earlier this year, who have ensured that everything on board the yacht is vegan. In addition to being animal friendly, everything onboard has been

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