Doerries Yachts is to build the innovative 75m/246ft explorer yacht created by Gill Schmid Design. Laden with unique features, there is room within the 13m/43ft beam for a solar-powered Ocean Farm for sustainable fish tanks, hydroponic growing facilities and a food lab. The tender garage will store a vast array of toys, including Triton submarines, sailing catamarans a dive boat and tenders. ... read full story
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Skripnik Design of Moscow have released a 37m/121ft superyacht concept named ROCKET that uses foiling technology to achieve a top speed between 50-60 knots while also ensuring guest comfort. ... read full story
Following on from the announcement that Rosetti Superyachts SpA will use its San Vitale shipyard in Italy for constructing large custom yachts, Rosetti has unveiled its largest expedition support vessel concept to date - an 85m/179ft mega yacht from Tommaso Spadolini. ... read full story
Ken Freivok Design (creators of 88m/298ft MALTESE FALCON and 106m/348ft BLACK PEARL) have created a new 140m/459ft mega yacht concept that features a full-sized IMAX cinema, two helipads and a tender garage able to store up to six limousine tenders along with a large collection of water toys. ... read full story
The American Yard Westport has provided info about its 65-metre flagship motor yacht concept W65. Designed by Gregory C Marshall, the W65 is part of a brief to meet client demands that also includes a new 45-metre design and a revamped W112 yacht. W65 is going to be built from a displacement hull at a... ... read full story
Rolls-Royce has announced its latest superyacht concept, the 62m/203ft expedition yacht CRYSTAL BLUE. Featuring cutting-edge technology, the motor yacht uses cutting-edge technology to improve performance, efficiency and guest comfort and safety. ... read full story
Baltic Yachts unveiled new sailing yacht Baltic 142. ... read full story
Couach has received contracts for two hulls in its Mediterranean range: The 1900 and the 1100 S, drawing inspiration from classic lines to create sleek-styled superyachts that benefit from high-performance modern technology and meet modern needs. ... read full story