28 November 2014
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The Princess model

Working on three 40m projects, Plymouth-based Princess Yachts' portfolio above the 30m mark continues to grow, as the British shipyard gradually modifies its South Yard facility.

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Low-emission anti-fouling research shows progress

Research from Boero YachtCoatings, SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden, the University of Portsmouth and the University of Gothenburg demonstrates new biocide technology with ultra-low emissions

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Yas Marina in top gear for Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Yas Marina welcomed a 25 per cent increase in business for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix last weekend, with a total of 247 yachts from all over the world descending for the busiest race to date. SuperyachtNews.com speaks exclusively to general manager Cedric Le Rest about the incredible value that the event holds for the marina.

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Rivergate thinks big

In an aim to increase its offering to the international superyacht market, Rivergate Marina and Shipyard has announced that it is now able to offer berthing for vessels up to 234m. SuperyachtNews.com speaks exclusively to manager Andrew Cannon about the expansion and his hopes of attracting more superyachts to the facilities in Queensland, Australia.

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'This business needs nurturing' explains Mark Elliott of IYC

After only holding the listing for three months, Mark Elliott of International Yacht Collection has sold 49m M/Y 'Destination Fox Harb'r Too' and speaks to SuperyachtNews.com regarding the brokerage market of late.

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Hull Vane technology 'Alive' and well More

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    Autumn 2014
  • Location
    Oss, Netherlands
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Too often business decisions are made because of prestige rather than economic reasons. I strongly believe we have to make our industry more professional...
Hein Velema

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Future satcoms may come bundled from shipyardsFuture satcoms may come bundled from shipyards

Revelations and predictions from and for the superyacht satcoms market leads to a sale for e3 Systems at METS 2014 More

Room for manoeuvreRoom for manoeuvre

In light of continuing concerns raised among the industry at the recent Global Superyacht Forum about its failure to adequately respond to the imposition of MLC 2006, Pensum's Peter Gibbs speaks exclusively to SuperyachtNews.com about what can still be done to improve the situation. More

Plenty of innovation on display as METS 2014 concludesPlenty of innovation on display as METS 2014 concludes

After a rallying call from METS opening keynote speaker, Carla Demaria to nurture innovation, there was still plenty of new and exciting technology on display in the SuperYacht Pavilion as the event reached its conclusion. More

Social events take GSF to the next levelSocial events take GSF to the next level

The organisers of GSF know how to create a powerful programme but also understand that delegates need to have a good time, so this year’s guests were entertained with three nights of drink receptions and parties More

Sailing on WispSailing on Wisp

Earlier this week SuperyachtNews.com joined the crew and build team behind Royal Huisman’s 47.6m sailing yacht Wisp in Palma de Mallorca for a day of sailing and to discover more about the classic sloop. More

Superyacht Index

Business Minister meets Pendennis Apprentices

Greg Clark MP, Minister for Universities, Science & Cities, completed a tour of Pendennis Shipyard following his visit to the Department of Environment and Sustainable Investment at the Falmouth campus of Exeter University where he signed the Cornwall More

2014/15 Winter Refit schedule

The three new construction halls and the dry docks at Pendennis have been busy welcoming arrivals for winter refit projects. The magnificent 65m schooner 'Adix' was hauled out at the beginning of August to begin a comprehensive 8-month refit programme and More

Award-Winning Motoryacht 'Solandge' Prepares for Her 2014-2015 Caribbean Charter Season

'Solandge', managed by Master Yachts, will be available for charter in the Caribbean this season. More

New Courses From The Maritime Skills Academy

The Maritime Skills Academy, Viking Recruitment's new training department brings HELM (Management Level) to their ever increasing portfolio of courses. The team at the Dover headquarters are excited to bring a variation of courses to the yacht industry. s More

Spectacular presentation of the AntiRoll roll damping system

Huge applause, fireworks and confetti accompanied the official unveiling of the first AntiRoll stabilization system on Friday 12th September at BurgEquipment in Oostburg, AntiRoll’s production partner. After intensive engineering and test phases in More

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Q21 sneak peek

Q21 sneak peek

A short video of our Top Gear feature, where we join Elliot March and James White from March & White on their journey to the 2014 Monaco Yacht Show. More

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