• HFW partner Jay Tooker

    UK-based law firm to open Monaco office


    HFW, the UK-based international law firm, has announced that it is boosting its global yacht practice with the launch of a Monaco office. It will be staffed by a team led by partner Andrew Charlier, former global head of yachts at Ince Co.

  • Lady D fire

    Spate of yacht incidents sees fire, collision and death


    Three events over the past week or so in Phuket, Cairns and Cannes involving two superyachts and a smaller craft have resulted in a major fire, a collision, and the death of a British superyacht crew.

  • Global Yachting Group

    SY services firm anticipates ‘better than expected’ full-year results


    After a challenging 2018, the Global Yachting Group (GYG) has issued a trading update that suggests the “positive momentum” experienced in the first half of 2019 will result in a “profit performance for the full financial year that will be ahead of current market expectations”.

  • Heesen

    Dutch SY builder expands capacity, workforce to meet demand for bigger yachts


    Dutch superyacht builder Heesen Yachts has grown its build capacity by 27% and is increasing its workforce to meet demand.

  • Naval Yachts

    Turkish yard unveils new business model


    Turkish superyacht builder Naval Yachts has unveiled a new business model called ‘Completion Projects’.

  • Benetti Giga yacht FB275 (1)

    Benetti delivers 108m flagship


    Benetti Yachts has announced the delivery of FB275, its new 180m flagship gigayacht. Featuring exterior design and décor by the UK’s RWD studio and interiors by Benetti’s in-house design team, it is the longest of three 100m-plus yachts built simultaneously by Benetti at its Italian facilities in Livorno.

  • Rosetti 38m in build-new

    Italian SY builder enters refit market


    Italy’s Rosetti Superyachts (RSY) is currently engaged in building a 38m (118ft) expedition yacht, which is set for delivery in 2020 in line with the owner’s request. The company, a division of the Rosetti Marino Group, also plans to enter the superyacht refit market, making use of its 180m (591ft) ...

  • Porto Montenegro marina

    Porto Montenegro names new tenants


    Porto Montenegro has announced that Monte Carlo Yachts, Beneteau and Sunreef Yachts opened offices at its marina this summer, strengthening its position as one of the Mediterranean’s leading luxury yacht homeports and marina villages.

  • ISA Classic

    Palumbo issues ISA Classic build update


    The construction of the 65m new-build ISA Classic by Palumbo Superyachts Ancona was rolled out of its welding shed and moved to the outfitting shed this week.

  • Marco Segato, CEO of Sanlorenzo Americas

    Sanlorenzo Americas names new CEO


    Marco Segato has been appointed CEO of Sanlorenzo Americas, the division that has aided in the Italian superyacht-builder’s expansion in North, Central and South America for the last 10 years.