Back to homepage

Top Stories

Bilgin launches Turkey’s largest and greenest yacht to date

Bilgin launches Turkey’s largest and greenest yacht to date

The largest superyacht ever built by a Turkish shipyard has been launched by Bilgin Yachts from the West Istanbul Marina. The launch is the first in the 80-metre Bilgin 263 series, with another two hulls planned for delivery in 2021.

Read Full Article
Smooth operator: Foiler’s all-new anti G-force technology takes inspiration from aviation

Smooth operator: Foiler’s all-new anti G-force technology takes inspiration from aviation

ENATA Marine just announced that its “flying superyacht”, Foiler, now includes an all-new active stability mode which counteracts the physics of G-force. ENATA said the latest advances relating to the Foiler’s stability have been heavily informed by its in-house aerospace

Read Full Article
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

Read Full Article
Princess Yachts launch first-in-range X95

Princess Yachts launch first-in-range X95

British shipbuilder, Princess Yachts, has launched its all-new 29-metre X95 luxury yacht from its Plymouth shipyard. The motoryacht is the first off the product line for the new X range and its “super flybridge design” is being marketed by Princess

Read Full Article
Heesen Interiors opens its new superyacht workshop facility

Heesen Interiors opens its new superyacht workshop facility

The new interior workshop will enable Heesen to respond to demand for “yachts of greater size and volume”. Heesen Interiors has opened its newly-expanded superyacht interior workshop facility at Winterswijk, in the eastern Netherlands. The additional 2,240 sq metres of

Read Full Article
Heesen’s Project Triton ready for sale, as second hybrid launched

Heesen’s Project Triton ready for sale, as second hybrid launched

Heesen’s new superyacht Project Triton will be ready for delivery at the end of February 2020. Superyacht builder Heesen is seeking a buyer for its 50-metre steel class Project Triton, which is undergoing sea trials in the North Sea, after

Read Full Article
How to guarantee superyacht crews’ health and well-being

How to guarantee superyacht crews’ health and well-being

Superyacht life can lead to stresses and strains for the crew. Yacht life certainly promises travel and adventure but the reality can be tough, writes Martyn Swann, business development director at Aetna International. Rotational shifts and isolation from family and

Read Full Article
Sanlorenzo reports 2019 net revenue up 39% to €455.9m

Sanlorenzo reports 2019 net revenue up 39% to €455.9m

All Sanlorenzo’s divisions reported growth in preliminary full-year results posted today. Superyacht builder Sanlorenzo has reported a 39.3% increase in net revenue to €455.9m from new-yacht sales in its prelimnary results for 2019.  The Italian yacht builder also posted adjusted

Read Full Article
Dubai court orders release of arrested superyacht Luna

Dubai court orders release of arrested superyacht Luna

A Dubai court has ordered the release of £350m superyacht, Luna, which has been centre stage in an ongoing legal battle between the Russian oil and gas magnate Farkhad Akhmedov and his former wife, Tatiana Akhmedova. The ruling has highlighted

Read Full Article
Cybercrime: ‘Superyachts are in the infancy of cybersecurity’

Cybercrime: ‘Superyachts are in the infancy of cybersecurity’

“Cybersecurity is a real concern for superyachts,” warns Immarsat’s Peter Broadhurst. Time spent on a superyacht is time to switch off. If you are sailing away from the pressures of land into familiar waters with a trusted crew, it is

Read Full Article

Superyacht Insight

Sign up for Superyacht Investor Email Insight

* indicates required