Tankoa and Camper & Nicholsons announce sale of third S501 hull

Tankoa and Camper & Nicholsons announce sale of third S501 hull

Tankoa Yachts has sold its S501 hull with the assistance of Fernando Nicholson of Camper & Nicholsons. Built on speculation, S501 is the third hull in the Genoan shipyard’s all-aluminium 50-metre series designed by Francesco Paszkowski and is due to

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Marquis Yachts to continue production despite notice of possible layoffs

Marquis Yachts to continue production despite notice of possible layoffs

US-based Marquis Yachts LLC has said there will be no disruption to its production despite warning the Wisconsin State Department of potential layoffs if a sale of the company could not be completed before March 1st. In late January, as

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Sunseeker yacht, worth $4m, impounded over legal row in Florida port

Sunseeker yacht, worth $4m, impounded over legal row in Florida port

A $4m Sunseeker International 74 Sport Yacht has been impounded in a Florida port for nearly four months, during an unresolved legal row between the manufacturer, its US distributor, a broker and the yacht’s would-be owner.  US marshals arrested the

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‘Billionaires are doing particularly well.’ But will they buy superyachts?

‘Billionaires are doing particularly well.’ But will they buy superyachts?

The value of the Monaco superyacht fleet was put at at 3.9 billion euros. But will billionaires keep buying superyachts? Billionaires are prospering, particularly in China, the US and Germany, according to Dr Martin Mendes, partner and director, Boston Consulting

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Superyacht berths to ‘command premium prices as demand exceeds supply’

Superyacht berths to ‘command premium prices as demand exceeds supply’

Berths for big superyachts will increasing command higher prices. Pictured is OneOcean Port Vell at the Spanish city of Barcelona. Superyacht berths at popular locations are likely to command higher prices in the years ahead, as demand outstrips supply, according

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Sunseeker distributor opens new base on Australia’s east coast

Sunseeker distributor opens new base on Australia’s east coast

Brad Rodgers: “… we feel that momentum is growing for European-style yachts …” Pictured is Sunseeker’s 131 Yacht. Superyacht brand Sunseeker is opening a new base on Australia’s east coast to supply what its distributor describes as the growing demand

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Malaysian Government sells Equanimity

Malaysian Government sells Equanimity

The Malaysian government has agreed to sell the Equanimity superyacht for $126 million. The government has agreed to sell the superyacht – previously attached from its former owner government official Jho Low – after it was arrested in Indonesian waters

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First sale of new Perini Navi E-volution line announced

First sale of new Perini Navi E-volution line announced

Perini Navi has confirmed the sale of the first 42-metre unit in the new E-volution line. The yacht has been sold to an Italian owner. Built entirely from aluminium and fitted out as a sloop, the unit is a concept

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Northrop & Johnson sells M/Y Gale Winds

Northrop & Johnson sells M/Y Gale Winds

Northrop & Johnson has sold a 32.2 metre Lazzara superyacht Gale Winds. Sales broker Kristen Klein sold the yacht after it was taken into the yard for an extensive refit in 2016 and where it received a new paint job

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Tansu Ceylan sold

Tansu Ceylan sold

The 35.2 metre Tansu expedition yacht Ceylan has been sold to a new owner. Ceylan was built at Tansu’s Istanbul shipyard and delivered to its original owner in 2010. It was put back on the market in at the start

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