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Wednesday, 28 December 2011 13:07

Nedship Group Announces Launch of 42m MY BaiaMare

Nedship Group launched their traditional styled, 41.3 meter Motoryacht on Monday in Antalya, Turkey. The construction of BaiaMare was based on the use of high quality materials such as Epoxy and Carbon and in combination with the latest technical systems for reliable and high-tech handling. The layout is based on privacy, featuring a master deck suite, which can be easily converted into a salon for the upper deck. A huge VIP cabin is located on the main deck with 4 guest cabins on the lower deck, with accommodations for up to 12 guests. A comfortable high ceiling and a beam of 8.23 meters creates a spacious and grandiose feeling. For the crew there is the pilot house with an en suite captain's cabin. The galley…
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 13:05

Superyacht Aldabra is Launched by Codecasa

In September, Codecasa launched their newest superyacht at their shipyard in Viareggio, Italy. The 51 meter Hull number C.116 has been christened 'Aldabra.' Aldabra sleeps 12 guests in one master suite and houses five guest rooms. This full displacement yacht has a steel hull and aluminium superstructure and is built to Lloyd's Register class and is MCA compliant. Aldabra is powered by twin 2,447 hp Caterpillar 3516B diesel engines which enable her to achieve a top speed of 17 knots and cruising speed of 16 knots.   Codesasa +39 0584 38 3221 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it www.codecasayachts.com
Denison Yacht Sales has released new images and specifications for their high volume expedition vessel, the Columbus Global Explorer, designed for safe and comfortable circumnavigation. All pre-construction stages have been finished and actual construction is set to take place immediately at Palumbo Shipyard in Naples, Italy.  Sergio Cutolo's team at HydroTec has worked long hours assuring no detail has been overlooked. The 72.5 meter Explorer has a beam of 13.5 meters, draft of 3.9 meters with a top speed of 18 knots. She sleeps 14 in the Owner's quarters and 20+2 crew in 9 double cabins plus the Captain's cabin. A unique feature of the Global Explorer is the crow's nest viewing platform that is positioned directly above the sundeck allowing guests to utilize the…
Chinese yard Yantai CIMC Raffles Shipyard has commissioned the build of 90 meter motor yacht Illusion. Designed by Rainsford Mann Design (RMD), Illusion will be the first in the series of yachts. She began construction in December 2010 and is due for delivery in 2014. Illusion is built for long range travel, and will have a top speed of 18-20 knots. She is the brainchild of shipyard owners at Yantai CIMC Raffles, both owners of yachts themselves. The project is largely commissioned to showcase the abilities of Chinese craftsmanship and to prove that Chinese-built yachts can compete with their European counterparts. Director of RMD, Rupert Mann, explained: “Raffles Yantai wanted to prove to the marketplace that a product coming out of China, if well designed…
The Perini Navi Group has launched a new series of 60 mt sailing yachts and has already signed two sales contracts for a total value of more than 70 million Euro. The two yachts, a ketch - C. 2193 - and a sloop - C.2218 - will be delivered in 2013 and 2014 respectively. The new line of 60 mt sailing yachts - created and designed by the Perini Navi Group - represents the natural evolution of the successful 56 mt series that has already seen 10 yachts launched. The Perini Navi Group closed the 2010 fiscal year with a order portfolio of 126 million Euro, while by June 2011, thanks to the sales of these two new yachts, the volume is currently of 140…
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 13:01

Horizon Launches 'Lady Gaga'

The first superyacht built for a Chinese customer, a RP110 named Lady Gaga, was launched this past September and has just successfully completed her sea trial, with delivery to her owner set for later this month. Per the new owner's request, Horizon created a unique exterior design, one that is a radical departure from previous launches of RP series and includes both a vertical window line and wide body to allow for increased interior space. The interior design is modern yet classic -- the comfortable salon features a striking circular ceiling light by Swarvoski i the classic Tai-Chi shape, and curved sofas are mirrored on both port and starboard sides. Forward of the spacious salon is a dining room, with a Biaco Pinta Verde marble…
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 12:44

Super Sail Yacht Hetairos nears Completion

The 59.9 meter Hetairos has set many new benchmarks in superyacht construction. It is the largest sailing yacht to have been built from carbon-fiber composite. The yacht has involved cutting edge technology and a strict weight-saving philosophy. Hetairos was created at Baltic Yachts in Finland by Dykstra & Partners Naval Architects, Reichel Pugh Yacht Design (Co-Naval architect), Rhoades Young (interior design), Gurit Ltd (composite engineering) and Jens Cornelsen GmbH (Project Management). Pushing the envelope of yacht design and construction, Hetairos will take part in both inshore and offshore regattas whilst also providing safe and comfortable cruising. No stone has been left unturned in the pursuit of high performance.   Baltic Yachts+358-6-781 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 12:42

Perini Navi Delivers Galileo G to her Owner

The Perini Navi Group, world leader in designing and constructing large motor and sailing yachts, is pleased to announce delivery of the 55m motor yacht Galileo G, the second of three motor yachts sold to date by the Perini Navi Group's Picchiotti division. The delivery took place at the Picchiotti shipyard in La Spezia in the presence of representatives of the company that owns the yacht and the shipyard's team. After formalities, Galileo G's crew proceeded with the flag chaning ceremony. The Picchiotti Galileo G from the Vitruvius series has been designed and built according Ice Class classification rules for navigation along the Northwest Passage from teh Atlantic to the Pacific Oceans through Canada's Arctic Archipelago. The fundamental concepts behind the yacht project were born…
Pastrovich Studios has recently completed a refit for the 50 meter motor yacht MYSTERE SHADOW. Originally built by Candies Shipbuilders in 1982, the MYSTERE SHADOW yacht has been converted from a working vessel to a luxury superyacht within 6 months. The refit work was completed at Monaco Marine Shipyard. Robert McFarlane was the Naval Architect for the refit and the interior and exterior design was completed by Pastrovich Studio. Pastrovich Studio remodeled the design of both the exterior and interior of the yacht. The new design includes a large spa on the lower deck, the extension of the upper superstructure to accommodate a large day lounge covered by a fixed bimini, the extension of the aft bathing platform with Jacuzzi, and the design of the…
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 12:36

MS Yachts Launches 33 meter Expedition Superyacht

Russian Shipyard, MS yachts has launched their 32.7 meter expedition superyacht. Naval architecture design was done by Studio Scanu and is scheduled for delivery in October 2011. The vessel is powered by twin Caterpillar 4306C diesel engines of 340 hp, the MS33 expedition yacht can reach a maximum speed of 12 knots and will cruise at a comfortable speed of 9 knots. Her range is of 3200 nautical miles at 12 knots. The superyacht has accommodations for up to 8 guests in one master suite on the main deck, 1 VIP, 1 double and 1 twin cabin on the lower deck. Mikhail Zhitnikov of MS Yachts has listed the 33 meter yacht for sale with an asking price of 6,000,000 euro. The superyacht is 90%…

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