SuperYachts Monaco partners with Bitcashier to accept cryptocurrency

SuperYachts Monaco partners with Bitcashier to accept cryptocurrency

SuperYachts Monaco has partnered with cryptocurrency Fintech company, Bitcashier to expand its financing options for clients. The move will enable clients to complete cryptocurrency transactions for charter and sales. The international brokerage’s partnership with Bitcashier reflects the trend towards cryptocurrencies

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Baxter Marine rebrands as Mallorca Marine Group

Baxter Marine rebrands as Mallorca Marine Group

Baxter Marine has rebranded and expanded under the new umbrella of the Mallorca Marine Group. The rebrand is headed by MD, Cenk Efe. The international brokerage will remain based at the Puerto Portals Marina (pictured), where it has spent more

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Heesen signs contract for 57m superyacht

Heesen signs contract for 57m superyacht

Heesen has sold its latest fully custom  aluminium new build project, 57m (186ft) Project YN 20857, for an undisclosed fee. It will be built in collaboration with Omega Architects and Cristiano Gatto Design. Expected for delivery in 2026, Project YN

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Seized Russian yacht put up for auction

Seized Russian yacht put up for auction

A 93m (305ft) superyacht that was seized in Croatia due to its ties to a pro-Kremlin politician is set to go up for auction. The $220m (£63m) Feadship superyacht, Royal Romance, was seized onMarch 16th this year in Rijeka, Croatia.

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Superyacht sales: slashed prices or seasonal adjustment?

Superyacht sales: slashed prices or seasonal adjustment?

Shoppers were out grabbing a bargain on Black Friday last week, but the superyacht market is also offering discounts of its own. Asking prices for some pre-owned superyachts have been slashed since the end of the show season. When paired

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Dutch and German yards most respected by crew: Quay Crew Survey

Dutch and German yards most respected by crew: Quay Crew Survey

Dutch and German shipyards are the most respected by crew searching for new build positions, according to a Quay Crew survey. The survey found that most crew would consider taking on a new build position. Quay Crew expect the new

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Bahamas superyacht marina reopens after redesign

Bahamas superyacht marina reopens after redesign

Hurricane Hole Superyacht Marina in the Bahamas has opened following an extensive redesign and expansion. Philip Davis, Prime Minister of The Bahamas, officially reopened the marina last week. Owned by private equity and real estate investment firm Sterling Global Financial,

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Lloyd Werft Bremerhaven appoints new MD

Lloyd Werft Bremerhaven appoints new MD

The shareholders of Rönner Group and Gustav Zech Stiftung have promoted Friedrich Norden to the role of MD at the Lloyd Werft Bremerhaven shipyard.  The appointment is effective from Wednesday, December 1st. Previously a project manager at the shipyard, Norden

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Rolls-Royce and EST-Floattech confirm superyacht battery order

Rolls-Royce and EST-Floattech confirm superyacht battery order

Rolls-Royce Power Systems and EST-Floattech have signed a contract to supply the hybrid propulsion pack for a 76m (250ft) Turquoise Yachts superyacht (pictured as project). Hamburg-based lithium battery producer EST-Floattech confirmed the ‘Green Orca 1050’ battery for the yacht is

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Viareggio shipyard restarts refit work

Viareggio shipyard restarts refit work

Refit work at The Italian Sea Group’s (TISG) shipyard in Viareggio (pictured), northern Italy, has restarted. The first vessel to undergo a refurbishment is the 53m (174ft) sailing yacht Jasali II. The 24-year-old sailing vessel from the group’s Perini Navi

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