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Newcruise Yacht Projects & Design has unveiled their latest project, a superyacht called Rebel, inspired by the fast commuter yachts of the 1940's and 50's. The twin optional triple MTU/Water jets will alloy the vessel broader navigation in more locations. The hull is constructed with light-weight alu-star alloy. The interior is styled after the exterior, highlighting the glamor of the era with vintage shapes. The main aft deck includes a pool and spacious lounge area for guests Glass sliding doors surround the inside dining room as well as other areas around the yacht as they lead the guests to the bulwark, which moves out on demand, becoming a floating balcony with a view of the ocean. The owner's suite seating area offers that same feature.…
A Dykstra & Partners 47-meter schooner is currently under construction at Ada Yacht Works shipyard in Turkey. The designer of the 46.90 meter sailing yacht is famous Dutch naval architect Gerard Dykstra (Gerard Dykstra & Partners). The yacht is scheduled for delivery in July 2012. Dykstra 47-meter schooner built be Ada Yacht Works will be the sistership of the mighty schooner Windrose of Amsterdam, the winner of the St. Barths Bucket 2008 and a frequent participant in regattas around the world. The new 47m superyacht built by Ada Yacht Works will have the same stunning classic hull and modern rigs and will reach at least 23 knots under sail. The 47m steel schooner is being constructed to RINA class, and will be able to accommodate up to 8…
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 12:28

Azimut Grande Delivered to owner in Caribbean

On July 1 2011, the first Azimut Grande bound for the Dominican Republic and the Caribbean was delivered to its owner. Part of the Azimut Grande collection, the Azimut Grande 105’ is a planing boat which - together with the jewels of Benetti – makes up the mega yacht division of Azimut-Benetti. Launched from Miami, Florida, the yacht sailed over 1,000 nautical miles to reach its Caribbean destination of La Romana (the Dominican Republic). During the challenging crossing, both Azimut’s shipowner as well as the boat captain were impressed and enthusiastic about the yacht’s technical and navigational qualities. The owner and a select circle of guests were waiting at the destination to celebrate the official delivery, boat christening and launch ceremony. The party continued on…
The Galileo G by Picchiotti Vitruvius is a 55 meter motoryacht, ready to be launched at the Perini Navi Group's La Spezia facility in Italy. The yacht is the second of three in the Vitruvius superyacht series. In order to complete the Northwest passage through the arctic ocean, the vessel was built in compliance with ice-class standards. The Picchiotti-Vitruvius has a range of 9,000 miles at 11 knots thanks to the efficient hull lines and the fine water entree designed by Philippe Briand.   Perini Navi +39 0584 4241 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 12:18

Moonen Launches Superyacht Crystal

Moonen shipyards has at last launched their 120 foot superyacht project 'Crystal.' This Bill Dixon designed project experienced a tough road when Royal Denship, who was commissioned to build the yacht, went bankrupt about 25% of the way into the project. The owner of the partially built yacht then contacted Moonen in response to the yard's growing reputation in the refit market as well as its fine track record of building new superyachts. "Due to the status of the project at the time it was abandoned, the completion of the yacht is a delicate balance between a new build and a refit," explains Moonen's director of operations Mark Vermeulen. "Various parts of the build were at different stages, as is the case with a refit.…
ISA is proud to announce that on Saturday, July 23, ISA 50m #2 was launched at the shipyard facilities in Ancona, Italy. The owner, who attended the event with his wife, christened her Papi Du Papi. Papi Du Papi is the second in a series of three new 50m yachts currently under construction at the Italian shipyard. The three yachts in the 50m series share the same technical platform but differ in their superstructure and transom design. Architect Andrea Vallicelli, in collaboration with ISA's in-house naval architects, designed Papi Du Papi to be a sophisticated displacement yacht. Huge volumes, great performance and low consumption are the main features of this excellent platform. A tri-deck displacement motor yacht with steel hull and aluminium superstructure which combines…
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 12:16

Magambo launched by Nobiskrug

On Wednesday Nobiskrug launched project 782 in Rendsburg, Germany, now named 'Mogambo'. Mogambo is a the first in a set of two yachts to be launched by Nobiskrug of the same design. The 73.55 meter vessel's sister-ship entitled 'Graffiti' is currently under construction at Nobiskrug. Mogambo's interior and exterior were designed by Reymond Langton Design. The vessel offers accommodation for 12 guest in 6 cabins with room for 19 crew. The steel hulled motor yacht is powered by twin 2,360 MTU 16V 4000 M60 diesels and cruises at 14.5 knots with a top speed of 17 knots.   Nobiskrug +49 4331 207 350 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 12:14

Peri Yachts launch superyacht Hakuna Matata

Just a fortnight after returning from the Cannes Boat Show with two distinguished awards for Peri 41T,the flagship of the shipyard, Peri Yachts now celebrates the launch of the newest Peri 37. The sistership to the formerly award winning Peri 37 Ludy, is named Hakuna Matata by her owner and will be delivered shortly after sea trials in Antalya. The lightness, stiffness and vast volumes provided by the strong epoxy composites sandwich body, reinforced with carbon fibre; top level engineering from Bill Dixon and High Modulus together with her award winning design by Scaro Design makes her a very attractive choice for the knowledgeable yachtsmen. The length of the Peri 37 is 37.75 meters overall and 29.81 metres at the waterline. The maximum beam is…
Wednesday, 28 December 2011 12:14

Canados Launches Two 26 Meter Yachts

Yesterday Canados Yachts launched a Canados 86, with another one scheduled to launch in a week. Canados 86 is one of the best selling yachts for the company, a historical shipyard specializing in the design, production and sale of luxury motoryachts between 76 and 120 feet and of two different designs: flying bridge and large sport open. The Canados 86 stands out for its sheer elegance and sweeping lines, alongside the voluminous deck structure. All Canados yachts feature custom made interiors according to the yard semi-custom tradition. An accurate study of the boat layout allowed room for an exceptionally wide space on the interior, with the living and dining areas on the main deck. The four cabins are in the lower deck and the crew…
Yachting Developments have relaunched the iconic J Boat Endeavour today, the launching marks the completion of an extensive 18 month refit at Yachting Developments yard based in Hobsonville, Auckland. Endeavour touched the water at 8am, onboard systems were commissioned and checked, the new mast was stepped at 11am, the boom was fitted at 1.00pm, Endeavour then moved to her berth at Auckland’s Viaduct Harbour on schedule at 2.30pm. The comprehensive refit includes removal and replacement of the complete weather deck including all deck equipment. Steel deck framing has also been relocated to accommodate the new load paths of the new deck layout. There has been a long term philosophy of longevity and serviceability throughout the refit ensuring Endeavour will remain the historic Icon she is…

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