4 May 2015

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The best things can come in small packages

SuperyachtNews.com reports two days in to the Palma Superyacht Show, which has been hailed a resounding success so far.

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Where are all the Wallys?

Kicking off the Wally Class 2015 season, the Gaastra Palmavela in Palma has begun and significantly marks the highest number of participants since the founding of the division. After the first day of racing, SuperyachtNews.com sits down with the owner of 'Open Season' to find out how the boat is performing since her refit.

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'A season of recovery', says MYBA

The final day of the MYBA Charter Show 2015, the association clarified its role in the industry and its future plans.

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EMC to acquire MTN

Emerging Markets Communications (EMC) has announced it has signed an agreement, to acquire MTN Communications in a move that is hoped will strengthen both companies in the communications sector.

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'Good activity' in Asia, says Bas Nederpelt

Merijn de Waard spoke to Bas Nederpelt, marketing and sales director at Feadship, about their brand and their recent launches, which will total seven by the end of the year.

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Perini S/Y 'Ellen' completes her refit More

  • Launch Date
    February 2001
  • Location
    Viareggio, Italy
  • LOA
  • Gross Tonnage
  • Shipyard
    Perini Navi Group

German shipyards have enjoyed a somewhat protected position at the top of the tree for many decades...
Patrick Coote

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Super 'Nova'Super 'Nova'

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The big reveal!The big reveal!

SuperyachtDesign editor Andrew Johansson has revealed his 20 must-see items during SuperyachtDESIGN Week 2015! More

The Chilli IslandThe Chilli Island

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SYDW Speaker Spotlight: David NelsonSYDW Speaker Spotlight: David Nelson

Foster + Partners’ Senior Partner and Head of Design, David Nelson, will present the opening keynote session at this year’s SuperyachtDESIGN Week. More

'No common standards', says Jeff Houlgrave'No common standards', says Jeff Houlgrave

Rebecca Taylor spoke to Jeff Houlgrave, senior associate at Marina Projects about the infrastructure and development in Asia and where the problems lie. More

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Launching of New Website

April 29, 2015/ Melita Marine Group is pleased to announce the launch of our new website, designed with a fresh new look and mobile-friendly features, updated with the latest information about our products, services and brands. We hope you will enjoy our More

Saltwater Communications Sponsors Marketing Category at Inaugural IBI/METS Boat Builder Business Achievements Awards

Maritime communications agency Saltwater Communications is sponsoring an award category at the inaugural IBI/METS Boat Builder Business Achievement Awards 2015. An experienced public relations, social media and advertising specialist in the marine leisur More

Thraki Yacht Painting GmbH joins ICOMIA Superyacht Apoplicator Group

ICOMIA welcomes Thraki Yacht Painting GMBH to the Superyacht Applicators Group. They join fellow members Storm Yacht SRL, ACA Marine, Klaver Yachtpainting BV, Bonsink Yachtpainters BV, De Koning Marine Service BV and Superyacht Solutions. Thraki Yacht Pa More

Palma Boat Show

With Palma Superyacht show days away we are preparing ourselves, while still busy at it coating boats with Zytexx ready for the season. If you wish to take the opportunity to meet us, please drop us a line at info@zytexx.com to where we will be happy to d More

Tina Collins joins West Nautical as Charter Fleet Manager

Tina has been specialising in operating charters, crew management and owners consultancy/sales for the past 15 years. Previously, Tina started her career working on board luxury yachts and has travelled extensively both with work and private . Born in Got More

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