Superyacht News Summary

This page is a summary of the very latest worldwide superyacht news as reported from the luxury private yacht industry. See below for the brief snippets of the constantly updated yachting news stories.

Yachting news which is focused primarily on superyachts (mega yachts) and the larger private luxury yacht industry is proliferating worldwide as more people are become interested about the luxury yachting industry. Yachting has been growing steadily over the last decade and the luxury end of that industry has been growing at an even faster rate. CharterWorld is now providing a yachting news section of the website where visitors can read all about the latest superyacht news stories which are updated many times a day.

This section is essentially a summary of all the luxury yacht charter and super yacht news of the world. We provide it so that you are able to see the latest yachting developments and yacht news as it comes to light. At CharterWorld we also like to keep abreast of what is happening in the yachting world, so that we are able to advise charterers on the latest and best types of charter yachts which available around the world.

The CharterWorld yachting news section is also useful from a purely interest point, for anyone who likes to see how this industry is evolving and what new yacht designs, yacht launches and yachting companies are making the news. We also cover yachting and yacht charter locations, so that the latest info is available as to marina and cruising destinations and related shore based industries.

This section is a great resource filled with yachting articles, superyacht reviews, new yacht designs, ideas and concepts, and large colourful boating images and yachting photography. You can browse the latest news links on the side column or the various main categories, as well as the subject tag links. There are also yacht videos of interesting or new luxury yachts and charter news about yachts new to the charter market or interesting new charter cruising locations around the world as well as updates on interesting yacht voyages.

Another area is news on yacht equipment, water toys, tenders and other gadgets which are peripheral to yachting but are used extensively on superyachts. Marine electronics, engineering, communications and superyacht entertainment systems also creates an endless list of new technological news and developments that are covered here as they come in.

The news section also covers news on the sailing superyacht regattas and sailing sports events thought the year and around the world. There are also boats shows and general yachting industry news articles and various other types of marine news from around the world. If your yacht or yachting company would like to share its news or if you have any further questions about the news section or its content please contact us.

Here is a summary of the latest worldwide superyacht news:

Latest Yachting News Summary

Phase One of new buildings at Holland Jachtbouw set for completion towards end of 2014
Rendering of the new Holland Jachtbouw buildings
Phase One of the new buildings at Holland Jachtbouw is due to complete towards the end of 2014. They will host the new superyacht projects, including a 46m Tripp sailing yacht.
43m sailing yacht ASGARD (ex Hetairos) under refit at Holland Jachtbouw
43m superyacht Asgard (ex Hetairos) under sail - Image credit to Abeking and Rasmussen
Holland Jachtbouw is currently working on a major refit of the 43m Abeking & Rasmussen superyacht Asgard (ex Heitairos), beautifully penned by Bruce King. Completion is scheduled for late 2014.
New motor yacht CHEOY LEE 150 design by Cheoy Lee and Jon Overing
New superyacht CHEOY LEE 150 design - Image credit to 2014 Cheoy Lee Shipyards Overing Yacht Designs
New superyacht CHEOY LEE 150 design has been proudly unveiled by Cheoy Lee Shipyards and Jon Overing Yacht Design. This highly efficient, very low maintenance vessel is destined for extended world cruising, being outfitted with ultra reliable machinery and equipment.
Boksa 38m luxury yacht concept series
Boksa 38M Yacht Design - Dark Blue Hull
Destined for potential yacht owners, the new 38m luxury yacht concept series has been developed by Boksa Marine Design, a naval architecture, design and engineering firm, based in Tampa, Florida.
Launch of Revolutionary Carbon Composite 48M SuperSport motor yacht PJ 265 announced by Palmer Johnson
Newly launched 48MSuperSport motor yacht PJ 265 by Palmer Johnson
The launch of the revolutionary carbon composite 48M SuperSport super yacht PJ 265 has been proudly announced by Palmer Johnson from the USA. She features a striking wavepiercing bow that reduces slamming and pitching in head seas at speed.
European Institute of Yacht Design – New partner of IMITFair 2014
Convention Center in Rostock, Germany
The European Institute of Yacht Design has recently joined the first international marine interiors trade fair and convention IMITFair 2014 as its new partner. The event has thus gained additional importance as central focal point for the industry. The Institute, involved in a large number of revolutionary projects all around state of the art yacht design, guarantees the visitors of the Marine Interiors Fair and Convention deep insights in central fields of innovation of yacht design.

Latest New Superyacht Launch News

Launch of Revolutionary Carbon Composite 48M SuperSport motor yacht PJ 265 announced by Palmer Johnson
Newly launched 48MSuperSport motor yacht PJ 265 by Palmer Johnson
The launch of the revolutionary carbon composite 48M SuperSport super yacht PJ 265 has been proudly announced by Palmer Johnson from the USA. She features a striking wavepiercing bow that reduces slamming and pitching in head seas at speed.
Launch of new 88,5m motor yacht ‘Y710’ at Oceanco
Newly delivered 91.5m motor yacht EQUANIMITY (Y709) by Oceanco
Oceanco from the Netherlands has launched the breath-taking 88,5m super yacht Project Y710, following the recent delivery of Y709 mega yacht Equanimity.
Launch of Admiral Impero 37 motor yacht NONO
Admiral Impero 37 RPH superyacht NONO
Built by Admiral to a design by Luca Dini, the brand new Impero 37 super yacht NONO has been recently launched by The Italian Sea Group. This superb vessel can comfortably sleep its guests in 5 well appointed cabins.
Photos and video from launch of Logica 147/01 motor yacht ‘My Logica’
Launch of LOGICA 147/01 superyacht 'My Logica'
Photos and video from the launch of the all-new Logica 147/01 super yacht ‘My Logica’, which took place in Italy's Viareggio on May 21, 2014.
Video from launch of Azimut 77S Yacht
Video from the launch of the brand new Azimut 77S yacht, published by Azimut Yachts from Italy. Designed by Stefano Righini, this superb vessel will make its world debut at the 2014 Cannes Yachting Festival in September.
All-new Mangusta 165 motor yacht PUMPKIN launched and delivered
8th superyacht Mangusta 165 R by Overmarine Group - Photo credit to Reply Story courtesy of the Owner
The new Mangusta 165 super yacht PUMPKIN (Hull #9) has been launched and handed over to her new Owner by the Overmarine Group from Italy. She has been superbly penned by bespoke Stefano Righini.
Lurssen announces launch of 95m motor yacht KISMET (Project GLOBAL)
95m Lurssen superyacht Kismet (Project Global) - Photo by Klaus Jordan
The breath-taking 95-metre mega yacht Kismet (Project Global) successfully hit the water at Lurssen shipyard in Germany on July 7, 2014. Boasting harmonious lines by Espen Oeino, this beautiful vessel can comfortably sleep its guests in the striking interiors, created by Reymond Langton Design.
Launch of impressive 94m motor yacht KISMET II at Lurssen
94m superyacht Kismet II (Project Global) by Lurssen back in March, 2014 - Image credit to Lurssen
Lurssen has launched the brand new 94m mega yacht Kismet II (Project Global, hull 13678). Due to be delivered in September 2014, she can comfortably sleep 12 guests in total, looked after by a crew of 20 members.

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Yacht Design News

Phase One of new buildings at Holland Jachtbouw set for completion towards end of 2014
Rendering of the new Holland Jachtbouw buildings
Phase One of the new buildings at Holland Jachtbouw is due to complete towards the end of 2014. They will host the new superyacht projects, including a 46m Tripp sailing yacht.
New motor yacht CHEOY LEE 150 design by Cheoy Lee and Jon Overing
New superyacht CHEOY LEE 150 design - Image credit to 2014 Cheoy Lee Shipyards Overing Yacht Designs
New superyacht CHEOY LEE 150 design has been proudly unveiled by Cheoy Lee Shipyards and Jon Overing Yacht Design. This highly efficient, very low maintenance vessel is destined for extended world cruising, being outfitted with ultra reliable machinery and equipment.
Boksa 38m luxury yacht concept series
Boksa 38M Yacht Design - Dark Blue Hull
Destined for potential yacht owners, the new 38m luxury yacht concept series has been developed by Boksa Marine Design, a naval architecture, design and engineering firm, based in Tampa, Florida.
New 50m motor yacht S501 project by Tankoa Yachts
New 50m superyacht S501 project by Tankoa Yachts
The all-new 50m semi-displacement motor yacht S501 project has been proudly introduced by Genoa-based shipyard, Tankoa Yachts. The vessel has been superbly penned by acclaimed Francesco Paszkowski.
Launch of Admiral Impero 37 motor yacht NONO
Admiral Impero 37 RPH superyacht NONO
Built by Admiral to a design by Luca Dini, the brand new Impero 37 super yacht NONO has been recently launched by The Italian Sea Group. This superb vessel can comfortably sleep its guests in 5 well appointed cabins.
Sunseeker International announces new 51m motor yacht ‘168 Sport Yacht’
New 51m super yacht '168 Sport Yacht' by Sunseeker - Layout
The all-new 51m super yacht ‘168 Sport Yacht’ has been proudly unveiled by Sunseeker International as their largest project to date. Due to be delivered in 2017, this superb vessel represents an exciting combination of performance, looks and space.
Jarrett Bay Boatworks unveils new 88’ motor yacht Hull #62
New Jarrett Bay super yacht Hull no. 62
The new 88’ super yacht Hull #62 has been officially announced by Jarrett Bay Boatworks from the USA. Her construction is expected to begin in September 2014.