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Navier’s America’s Cup inspired debut design

Navier’s America’s Cup inspired debut design

Silicon Valley startup, Navier recruited Oracle Team USA’s principal design engineer for the 35th America’s Cup, Paul Bieker, as lead naval architect for its debut model, Navier 27. Navier is led by two Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) engineers with

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Invictus to debut two models at Cannes

Invictus to debut two models at Cannes

Cannes Yachting Festival 2021 will see the debut of two new Invictus Yacht models, the SX200 and TT460. The Italian yard is planning to exhibit seven hulls at the show planned for September 7th-12th in Cannes, southern France. The new

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Silent 60 to debut at Cannes

Silent 60 to debut at Cannes

Silent Yachts’ new SILENT 60 solar electric catamaran is due to debut its first public appearance at the upcoming Cannes Yachting Festival 2021. The yard is planning to organise sea trials during the show as well if they’re permitted. The

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Baltic 146 Path delivered

Baltic 146 Path delivered

Baltic Yacht’s third largest construction, the Baltic 146 Path has completed sailing trials off Jakobstad, Finland and is now with her owner. “The build benefitted from excellent teamwork between Baltic and the owner’s representative which contributed to this complex yacht

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New Zealand establishes ‘travel bubble’ with Australia

New Zealand establishes ‘travel bubble’ with Australia

An air travel bubble has been implemented between New Zealand and Australia in addition to the existing sea border exemption for vessels, allowing owners to sail their yachts in New Zealand’s waters for the first time in over a year.

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Baltic Yachts to build custom sloop, third contract in 2021

Baltic Yachts to build custom sloop, third contract in 2021

Baltic Yachts is to build a 110ft (33m) sloop, its third superyacht to feature electric propulsion following the launch of Baltic 142 Canova and the imminent launch of the 117 Custom. The news also comes in the wake of two

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First hybrid-electric Swan 88 sold

First hybrid-electric Swan 88 sold

Finnish sailing yacht builder, Nautor’s Swan has sold the first 26.5m Swan 88, which is the yard’s debut yacht with hybrid electric-propulsion. The 88 was launched last December as Nautor’s Swan chief executive, Giovanni Pomati announced the company was venturing

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GYG: ‘Exceptional trading year’ despite pandemic

GYG: ‘Exceptional trading year’ despite pandemic

Last year was an exceptional year of trading considering the operational challenges presented by the onset of a global pandemic said Remy Millott, chief executive of GYG. Commenting on GYG’s recently published 2020 results, he said: “I am proud of

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Navier introduces ‘Tesla-like’ approach to yachting

Navier introduces ‘Tesla-like’ approach to yachting

Navier, a Silicon Valley boating startup, has launched its Pioneer Program, which allows the company to form a direct-to-consumer connection similar, it says, to Tesla’s business approach. Its first product, Navier 27 (N27), is a 27-foot (8.2m) foiling vessel that’s

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Lürssen sells first fuel cell powered superyacht

Lürssen sells first fuel cell powered superyacht

Lürssen Yachts has sold and is currently building its first superyacht powered by fuel cell technology. The German yard’s managing partner Peter Lürssen announced the sale earlier this week on the Lürssen Live talk show which focused on future propulsion

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