PLVS VLTRA wins ‘Best Semi Custom Built Yacht’

PLVS VLTRA wins ‘Best Semi Custom Built Yacht’

Amels’ 74 meter superyacht, PLVS VLTRA, has won ‘Best Semi Custom Built Yacht (above 120ft)’ award at the Asia Boating Awards. Commercial director Rose Damen accepted the award at the Singapore event. “Winning the Asia Boating Awards is a great

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Laurent Giles celebrate 90 years of yacht design

Laurent Giles celebrate 90 years of yacht design

Laurent Giles, recognised for being the most independent yacht designers and naval architects in the world, is celebrating its 90th anniversary and 1400th yacht project in 2017. Founded by Jack Laurent Giles in 1972, he established himself as a pioneer

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Azimut|Benetti Group ranked leading high-end yacht manufacturer

Azimut|Benetti Group ranked leading high-end yacht manufacturer

Azimut Benetti Group reported a record breaking 2,594 meters of yachts measuring over 24 meters, making it – according to the Global Order Book 2017 – the top 20 ranked boat builders across the globe. Fiscal year 2015-2016 revealed a

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Wider 150 awarded two prizes at Showboats Design Awards

Wider 150 awarded two prizes at Showboats Design Awards

The Wider 150 has been awarded two additional prizes at the ShowBoats Design Awards. Wider received awards for best exterior design & styling for a motor yacht below 48 metre and most innovative motor yacht, bringing the total number of

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Pendennis and WWA recognised for construction awards

Pendennis and WWA recognised for construction awards

Pendennis Shipyard and Ward Williams Associates received two UK premier construction awards this month. The British Construction Industry Awards honoured Pendennis’ wet basin development with a Highly Commended Certificate in the Civil Engineering Project up to £10m category. The Royal

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2016 Richard Earp Award won by Alex Lees-Buckley in Monaco

2016 Richard Earp Award won by Alex Lees-Buckley in Monaco

Superyacht Investor attended the MYBA cocktail reception at La Rascasse for the 2016 Richard Earp award ceremony. Earp’s daughter was there to present the award. Fraser Yachts announced Alex Lees-Buckley as the winner – he is a sales broker at Camper

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‘Genesi’ WIDER 150 wins MYS/RINA AWARD

‘Genesi’ WIDER 150 wins MYS/RINA AWARD

‘Genesi’ WIDER 150 has been awarded the MYS/RINA AWARD at the 2016 MYS Awards Ceremony. The yacht has already won awards at the World Superyachts Awards and the World Yachts Trophy. Held at the historical Salle Belle Époque at the

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Galactica Super Nova wins awards at 2016 Monaco Yacht Show

Galactica Super Nova wins awards at 2016 Monaco Yacht Show

Galactica Super Nova has been awarded Best Exterior Design and Finest New Superyacht at the 2016 Monaco Yacht Show on September 27, 2016. The yacht’s exterior was deisgned by Espen Oeino. This is the third international accolade received by Heesen’s

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S/Y Sybaris wins ‘best interior’ at Monaco Yacht Show

S/Y Sybaris wins ‘best interior’ at Monaco Yacht Show

Perini Navi showcased their 70 meter S/Y Sybaris and 38 meter S/Y Dahlak at Monaco Yacht Show this week. Sybaris was presented with the ‘best interior’ award for the designs by PH Designs based in Miami. Designed and built by

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Northrop & Johnson takes best Asia charter gong at Asia Boating Awards

Northrop & Johnson takes best Asia charter gong at Asia Boating Awards

For the second year in a row Northrop & Johnson has been named best Asia-based charter company at the 2016 Asia Boating Awards at the Singapore Yacht Show. The award ceremony is now in its 12th year. Lies Sol, charter

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