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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Project Phi preparing for sea trials

Project Phi preparing for sea trials

Royal Huisman‘s 58.5m Project Phi has departed the Vollenhove-based new build yard on its way to begin sea trials. After hitting the water back in July, the superyacht is due to be delivered later this year alongside its 36m shadow

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Perini Navi receives two takeover bids

Perini Navi receives two takeover bids

This week has seen two bids for the faltering yacht builder, Perini Navi. The Italian Sea Group announced on Tuesday it had placed a €47m bid for the acquisition of the “entire corporate complex” of Perini following its bankruptcy in

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Boom time for yacht sales and charter. (But what next?)

Boom time for yacht sales and charter. (But what next?)

Superyacht sales and charter are showing record growth. But for how much longer? And what happens when the market cools? Those were the key questions at Superyacht Investor’s recent Town Hall online meeting dedicated to last month’s Monaco Yacht Show. Also under

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