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Cantieri reveals 24m Gentleman’s Yacht

Cantieri reveals 24m Gentleman’s Yacht

Cantieri Navali Codecasa is to begin building its first 24m vessel, the Gentleman’s Yacht. The yacht is an effort by the Italian yard to combine 1960’s style with modern, technologically advanced solutions with construction to begin imminently. Designed by Luca

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Azimut Yachts reveal flagship Grande Trideck

Azimut Yachts reveal flagship Grande Trideck

Via online press conference, Azimut Yachts has revealed its new flagship yacht and the company’s first triple, or trideck, vessel, the 38m (125.5ft) Azimut Grande Trideck. The builder also took the opportunity to showcase some new ways to reveal too.

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Crew and Crisis Management

Crew and Crisis Management

Finding talented crews to staff superyachts and answering the martini question were two topics raised at Superyacht Investor’s latest Town Hall online meeting by Tim Clarke, director of recruitment agency Quay Crew. “The biggest issue facing the yachting industry is

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Wave riding superyacht-style

Wave riding superyacht-style

Surfing is about riding the wave. But any surfer will tell you that you never know when that wave will come and when it does, make the most of it. That said, the yachting industry is still riding high on the

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Pantaenius: Capacity could be tested by hurricane season

Pantaenius: Capacity could be tested by hurricane season

The capacity of A rated yacht insurance could be tested if an Atlantic hurricane season similar to 2017’s was to happen again, Jane Smith, Pantaenius’ head of commercial partnerships told Superyacht Investor. In 2018 there was a major reduction in

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Debunking hydrogen designs

Debunking hydrogen designs

Hydrogen propulsion could well be the sustainable future of yachting, it’s certainly true for the commercial shipping segment, but the idea you can simply swap your combustion engine for a hydrogen equivalent and still enjoy your yacht exactly as was

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Buying boats with Bitcoin

Buying boats with Bitcoin

In 2013, two software engineers created a new coin called Dogecoin. The name, written in Comic Sans, and logo came from a picture (or meme) of a popular dog. The founders were making fun of the wild speculation that was

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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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‘Business booms for Covid-secure yachts’ – Credit Suisse

‘Business booms for Covid-secure yachts’ – Credit Suisse

Business is “booming” for luxury yachts, as owners, including some first-time buyers, prioritise Covid-19 security for their families, friends and contacts, Michel Buffat, from Credit Suisse, told Superyacht Investor’s recent Town Hall. “We have seen some people, who chartered before, have now

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Heesen sells Gemini, its second yacht sale this Spring

Heesen sells Gemini, its second yacht sale this Spring

Heesen has sold its Project Gemini, also know as YN 19755, its second sale of Spring 2021. Project Gemini, which was begun as a speculative venture, remains under construction and will be managed through to completion for the owner by

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