Monaco expertise to help develop Qatari yacht club

Monaco expertise to help develop Qatari yacht club

Monaco Marina Management (M3) and Yacht Club de Monaco have signed a partnership to help develop the Corinthia Yacht Club in Doha, Qatar. The joint venture was initiated by Corinthia Hotels and Qatari firm, United Development Company (UDC). UDC, the

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SYI’s Next Big Thing: With Barnabas Finnigan, Conyers

SYI’s Next Big Thing: With Barnabas Finnigan, Conyers

Welcome to Superyacht Investor’s (SYI’s) Next Big Thing. In this series, we ask industry insiders to identify the next big thing in superyachting, what challenges the industry may face in dealing with the topic and how they can be overcome.

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Beneteau sets dividends and make senior appointments

Beneteau sets dividends and make senior appointments

Beneteau’s annual dividend has been set at €0.30 per share and will be paid to shareholders today (June 24th). The board of the Beneteau Group also made several senior appointments, including Marie-Hélène Dick (pictured centre) as an independent director and

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Tankoa Yachts announce new explorer superyacht

Tankoa Yachts announce new explorer superyacht

SYI Summary Genoa-based shipyard Tankoa Yachts has announced its new 164ft (50m) explorer superyacht, T500 Tethys (pictured). The vessel will be made in collaboration with Milanese exterior and interior designers, HotLab. T500 Tethys’ will be offered to the market with

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First Ferretti 860 launched

First Ferretti 860 launched

SYI Summary The first 88ft (27m) Ferretti 860 (pictured) has hit the water to be delivered to its Italian owner. With the interior designed by Ideaeitalia, the Ferretti 860 is the third yacht designed by naval Architect, Filippo Salvetti. The

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Sharing is sparing (on costs)

Sharing is sparing (on costs)

There are lots of industry sceptics when it comes to yacht co-ownership. But brokerage, management and co-ownership specialists, Floating Life and SeaNet do not care. They are too busy dealing with prospective customers. “Not only have we seen more enquiries

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Silent Yachts acquires Italian new-build shipyard

Silent Yachts acquires Italian new-build shipyard

Silent Yachts is now the sole owner of a new-build facility in Fano, on the Italian Adriatic Coast. The site will employ more than 250 people, with further plans for expansion. Silent Group’s yacht division, Silent Yachts, will build the

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Main structure installed on world’s largest sportfish superyacht

Main structure installed on world’s largest sportfish superyacht

SYI Summary On June 20th, Royal Huisman successfully fitted the aluminium superstructure on the 52m (171ft) sportfish superyacht, Project 406. The installation was completed in Hall 2 of the shipyard’s headquarters based in the town of  Vollenhove, The Netherlands. Dutch

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Viken Group acquires Hotlab

Viken Group acquires Hotlab

SYI Summary Italian yacht design and architecture firm, HotLab join Viken Group in the latest partnership formed by the Swedish umbrella company. Italian design and naval architecture firm, Thalia Marine also joined Viken Group earlier this year. Formed in early

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Oceanco, Bozca, and Pelorus create an NFT yachting experience

Oceanco, Bozca, and Pelorus create an NFT yachting experience

Pelorus is offering real-world benefits for owners of Oceanco’s digital Non Fungible Tokens (NFTs). The experiential yachting company and Dutch shipbuilders have partnered with Bozca Limitless Design studio to develop a series of uniquely identifiable digital artworks that will grant

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