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Launched: Custom Yacht “All Smoke”

November 09, 2016

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Southern Wind has just launched a high performance racer cruiser SW-RP 90 “All Smoke” in Cape Town Harbour.

All Smoke yacht launch

All Smoke yacht launch

A prominent designer studio Reichel Pugh created deck and interior arrangements, and was also responsible for the naval architecture. Interior design of the yacht was completed by Nauta Design.

All Smoke yacht launch

All Smoke yacht launch in Cape Town

Measuring 27.5 metres, the superyacht has a beam of 6.96m. All Smoke is a unique superyacht and is truly valuable addition to the Southern Wind fleet. The owner of the shipyard was passionate to create a modern luxury superyacht with outstanding sailing performance, which the new All Smoke now features.

All Smoke yacht launch

All Smoke yacht launch

More information and images of the superyachts will be coming soon.

If you love sailing yachts, you can charter a luxury sailing yacht by Southern Wind right now. Check out a small selection here or contact your preferred broker for more details.

Brand New: First Photos of Oceanco Y715 in the water

November 07, 2016

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Launched on 29 October 2016, the superyacht Oceanco Y715 has become one of the most discussed superyachts in the global marine industry. Stunning 88.5-metre is still surrounded by secrecy and many details remain confidential. Oceanco Y715 was captured on her way back to the Oceanco shipyard in Alblasserdam, The Netherlands. Pictures were taken while she was waiting for passing the Erasmus Bridge in Rotterdam.

Oceanco Y715

Oceanco Y715

Oceanco Y715

Oceanco Y715

Photos courtesy of Ronald Engelsman

Launched: The 100′ Corsaro by Riva

November 03, 2016

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Riva, a famous brand of Ferretti Group, marks its return to the flybridge segment by launching their first 100′ Corsaro yacht. This project is a joint work Riva with Officina Italiana Design, who perviously worked very closely on the entire fleet of the brand.

Riva 100 Corsaro Launch

Riva 100 Corsaro Launch

The new 100′ Corsaro has a sharp sport look with charcoal tones and crystal glass. Interior furnishing was selected by the when of the yacht, and absolutely exclusive and elegant.

Riva 100 Corsaro Launch

Riva 100 Corsaro Launch

100′ Corsaro’s world debut is expected in Hong Kong in 2017, which will be the first time the brand will are presented outside of Europe.

Stefano De Vivo, a chief commercial officer, announced: “We are proud to introduce this new, remarkable Riva. It has seduced owners around the world with its incredible look and fascinating stylistic details. The majesty of the 100′ Corsair has been enormously successful on important markets such as Asia Pacific, for which we have come up with specific solutions that suit the taste of our owners in those countries.”

Riva 100 Corsaro Launch

Riva 100 Corsaro Launch

Riva 100 Corsaro Launch

Riva 100 Corsaro Launch

Revealed: 111-metre Project TIS by Lurssen

November 01, 2016

Written by Maria Korotaeva

It is certainly a very busy time for Lurssen, as they reveal another 100+ superyacht – Project TIS

After only 11 months since her keel-laying, Lurssen announces a launch of the superyacht. Exterior and interior of 111-metre Project TIS were designed by bespoke Winch Design. With a beam of 16.85metres and six decks, the superyacht features extraordinary amount of space onboard. Project TIS is scheduled for delivery in 2018.

111m Mega yacht project TIS by Lurssen

111m Mega yacht project TIS by Lurssen

Still little information is available on the project TIS. We will be bringing more photos and updates on the superyacht shortly.

TIS spreads over six expanding decks, with large interior and exterior areas, making her ideal for entertainment in style and great fashion. A grandiose entrance is being created thanks to the sweeping staircases at the transom, setting the tone fort the rest of this palatial yacht. Some oft he main features will include large ceiling heights, bespoke interior decorations and extreme attention to detail, for which all Lurssen/Winch projects are known.

TIS mega yacht of 111 metres by Lurssen and Winch Design

TIS mega yacht of 111 metres by Lurssen and Winch Design

Previous collaboration of Lurssen and Winch design turned out to be extremely successful with their superyachts Phoenix 2 and Ace. The duo of Lurssen and Winch Design are also working on another superyacht – project Thor.

Exclusive Video and Photos: Highly Secretive 130m+ Lurssen Mega Yacht Unveiled

November 01, 2016

Written by Eva Belanyiova

Another highly-secretive luxury mega yacht project by Lurssen has been unveiled yesterday: The 130m+ superyacht was seen being moved into the yard’s facility close to Bremen. This news follows the equally exciting launch of 123-metre project JUPITER which was seen floating out from the same shed last week. The name of the 130m+ project is unknown at this stage and she is believed to spend the upcoming year being outfitted and completed. Lurssen is also known for such important mega yachts as the 156m DILBAR or the largest yacht in the world – 180m AZZAM. Video and photos copyright of DrDuu. 

130m+ mega yacht by Lurssen

130m+ mega yacht by Lurssen

130m+ mega yacht by Lurssen

130m+ mega yacht by Lurssen

130m+ mega yacht by Lurssen

130m+ mega yacht by Lurssen

Don’t Miss This Video: Lurssen’s 124m Mega Yacht Project Jupiter Floats Out

October 31, 2016

Written by Eva Belanyiova

The superyacht industry is already well-aware of the recent launch of the 124-metre project Jupiter – a mega yacht with an eye-catching exterior design created by H2 Yacht Design and Lurssen’s high-quality craftsmanship. This highly-anticipated vessel has been captured on video by DrDuu right the moment she made herself visible to the public eye. Check out the below video to see the launch or further down the shorter, time-lapse version if you only have a minute.

Additional Photos of Project Jupiter – Image copyright DrDuu

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A Week of Significant Yacht Launches

October 30, 2016

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Recent superyacht launches have created a real buzz. It is no wonder, as there were some projects highly anticipated for a long time, which have, indeed, become head-turners. The super yachting industry welcomes four newly built superyachts.

Lurssen Project Jupiter 

Project Jupiter. Photo by H2 Design

Lurssen Yacht Jupiter Launch of 124m. Photo by H2 Design

Project Jupiter, a new addition to the top 30 largest superyachts in the world, was launched in Germany by bespoke Lurssen yachts. Designed by H2 Design, Project Jupiter has an outstanding dynamic exterior.

Oceanco Project Y715 

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Oceanco Yacht Y715 Launch of 88.8 m – Exterior – Image by ©Dutch Yachting

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Oceanco Y715. Image by ©Dutch Yachting

The 88.5-metre superyacht has been revealed by Oceanco in the Netherlands. Project Y715 was designed by Sam Sorgiovanni and is scheduled to be delivered to her owner in 2017.

Crescent Superyacht 145

Superyacht Crescent 145 Launch

Superyacht Crescent 145 Launch

Crescent Custom Yachts launched a 43-metre superyacht, Crescent 145. She was built according to Lloyd class standard and designed by Jonathan Quinn Barnett and Jack Sarin.

Claasen Sailing Superyacht Acadia

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Claasen Superyacht Acadia. Photo courtesy of Dutchmegayachts

Dutch shipyard Claasen has recently launched a stunning sailing superyacht Acadia. Measuring 27.5 metres, she was designed by Hoek Design and features superb glossy red and white colour hull.

 

Oceanco launch 88.5 metre Yacht Y715

October 29, 2016

Written by Mike Smith

In a busy year for the large luxury yacht builder Oceanco have launched their new 88.5 metre motor yacht Y715 in Alblasserdam, near Rotterdam. The yacht’s name is yet to be publicised and this is the first time the boat has been openly revealed by Oceanco. She is to be finished, tested and sea trialed before being delivered to her owner in 2017. All images of the yacht’s launch are courtesy of and © by Dutch Yachting.

Oceanco Yacht Y715 Launch of 88.8 m - Bow - Image by Dutch Yachting

Oceanco Yacht Y715 Launch of 88.8 m – Bow – Image by Dutch Yachting

The yacht’s hull and superstructure arrived at Oceanco’s facility in Alblasserdam for finishing in May last year.  The exterior of The 88.5m/ 290.35ft Y715 superyacht was designed by Sam Sorgiovanni Designs which also designed the Oceanco yachts Anastasia and Nirvana.

With a beam of 14.2m and a draft of 3.9m, the superyacht has a steel hull and aluminium superstructure and has an estimated internal volume of ~ 2,950 GT. She will have an approximate maximum speed of 19 knots and cruising speed of 16 knots.

She is likely to accommodate up to 12 guests in 6 cabins and as well as around 27 crew members.

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Oceanco Yacht Y715 Launch of 88.8 m - Bow - Image by Dutch Yachting

Oceanco Yacht Y715 Launch of 88.8 m – Bow – Image by Dutch Yachting

The Wait is Over: Lurssen launches Project Jupiter

October 27, 2016

Written by Maria Korotaeva

World-renowned Lurssen Yachts proudly announced a launch of the 124-metre superyacht Project Jupiter. Although little is know about the superyacht, it surely stands out from the Lurssen superyacht fleet with her dynamic exterior design by H2 Yacht Design.

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Project Jupiter. Photo by DrDuu

Upon her delivery in 2017, Project Jupiter will become one of the largest yachts in the word, placing herself on the 21st position.

Project Jupiter by Lurssen Yachts. Photo by H2 Design

Project Jupiter by Lurssen Yachts. Photo by H2 Design

As soon as more details on the superyacht Project Jupiter become available, we will bring more news. Meanwhile, find out more about Lurssen Yacht and their extraordinary superyachts available for charter.

Launched: Crescent 145″ Superyacht

October 27, 2016

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Crescent Custom Yachts proudly announces the launch of the 43-metre Crescent 145 superyacht. This is a great celebration for the Canadian shipyard, as Crescent 145 is the first superyacht emerging from the yard in many years. After undergoing some crucial changes in the company and overcoming protracted crisis, Crescent Yachts is back in the superyacht industry. Tim Charles, the grandson of the original founder bought back the company last year, and soon after the project Crescent 145 was under construction.

S/Y Crescent 145

S/Y Crescent 145

As perviously  Crescent Custom Line yachts designed the superyacht with high standards. This time, the 44-metre’s full fibreglass hull was built according to Lloyd class standard, and her design and naval architecture were developed by Jonathan Quinn Barnett and Jack Sarin.

Interior layout comprises 5 cabins, including the owner’s suite and four other cabins to comfortably accommodate 10 guests and a crew of 9.

To find out more about Crescent 145 or to charter a luxury superyacht by Crescent Custom Yachts contact our team at CharterWorld for the best advice and service. You can find a small selection of  charter yachts here.