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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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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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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Separating morality from legality – and why yachting has the moral high ground

Separating morality from legality – and why yachting has the moral high ground

I don’t believe lawyers should write too much about morality. But following the disclosure of the ‘Paradise Papers’ in 2017, an onslaught of misguided moral righteousness resulted, villainising the wealthy for using perfectly legal means of investing their wealth in

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Malaysian court approves Burgess as ‘Equanimity’ superyacht selling agent

Malaysian court approves Burgess as ‘Equanimity’ superyacht selling agent

Brokerage Burgess Yachts has been approved by a Malaysian court as the selling agent for the seized superyacht Equanimity. The superyacht was seized by the Indonesian government in February under a request from the US authorities. Equanimity is at the

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Spencer Buley Group embraces future technology with new collaboration

Spencer Buley Group embraces future technology with new collaboration

SY BLACK PEARL Spencer Buley Group (SGB) has combined its vision of eco-friendly yachting with those of consultant Derek Munro. Munro previously project managed the design and build of the world’s largest sailing yacht – SY Black Pearl. “Derek is

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Nobiskrug unveils ARTEFACT

Nobiskrug unveils ARTEFACT

A scale model of Nobiskrug’s 80-meter superyacht, previously known as Project 790, was presented at the Monaco Yacht Show where her name was unveiled: ARTEFACT. “ARTEFACT is a unique vessel that marries cutting-edge engineering and striking architectural design to embody

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What yachts are brokers bringing to Monaco?

What yachts are brokers bringing to Monaco?

Today is the first day of the Monaco Yacht Show. All eyes are on Port Hercules, Monte Carlo as 120 superyachts from across the world are berthing at the harbour. Brokers generally have some of the biggest stands at Monaco,

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Tankoa launches S701 Solo

Tankoa launches S701 Solo

The second yacht built on Tankoa’s 70/72-meter technical platform – sold in September 2016 to an experienced European client – his second build with Tankoa- has now been launched and final delivery to her owner is on track for November

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