Striking 77m Mega Yacht SilverFast

August 05, 2015

Launched by the Australian shipyard SilverYachts earlier this year, the striking 77m mega yacht SilverFast (ex Suvretta) is the all-new semi-displacement vessel, superbly designed by bespoke Espen Oeino, with interior design by Vain Interiors. Below is a selection of the beautiful photos of superyacht SilverFast, anchored off Cagnes Sur Mer, near the fabulous Nice yacht charter destination, nestled in the South of France. The photos were taken by yacht photographer Julien Hubert.

77m Mega Yacht SilverFast (ex Suvretta) by Silver Yachts - Photo by Julien Hubert

77m Mega Yacht SilverFast (ex Suvretta) by Silver Yachts – Photo by Julien Hubert

Built to Lloyds classification as well as the Red Ensign Groups new Passenger Yacht Code (PY Code), the all-aluminium super yacht SilverFast (ex Suvretta) can comfortably accommodate her guests in a gorgeous Owner’s apartment with lounge and large private deck, in addition to three double VIP guest suites, one double guest cabin, two twin guest cabins, plus pullman and one twin guest cabin. Furthermore, SilverFast boasts a customised 8-person jacuzzi pool and a customised Klafs sauna.

Super yacht SilverFast - Photo by Julien Hubert

Super yacht SilverFast – Photo by Julien Hubert

Mega yacht SilverFast - Photo by Julien Hubert

Mega yacht SilverFast – Photo by Julien Hubert

Luxury yacht SilverFast - Photo by Julien Hubert

Luxury yacht SilverFast – Photo by Julien Hubert

Eye-catching 141M Mega Yacht YAS in South of France

August 05, 2015

The eye-catching 141-metre mega yacht YAS (ex Swift 141) was spotted by photographer Julien Hubert, while cruising the waters of the fabulous South of France yacht vacation location. The impressive 2011-launched motor yacht YAS currently represents the 8th largest superyacht in the world.

141m ADM Swift 141 Mega Yacht YAS in South of France - Photo by Julien Hubert

141m ADM Swift 141 Mega Yacht YAS in South of France – Photo by Julien Hubert

Taking inspiration from a former Dutch-built 1977-launched navy frigate´s hull, superyacht YAS was built by the Abu Dhabi-based ADM Shipyards. Boasting strikingly graceful exterior features, fluid curves and volumes, as well as an amazing structural covering of glass, the vessel has been entirely designed by Pierrejean Design from France.

Luxury motor yacht YAS underway - Photo by Julien Hubert

Luxury motor yacht YAS underway – Photo by Julien Hubert

Superyacht YAS - aft view - Photo by Julien Hubert

Superyacht YAS – aft view – Photo by Julien Hubert

The modern interiors of the ADM Swift 141 super yacht YAS can comfortably accommodate an amazing number of 60 guests and a crew of 56 members. Among the many remarkable features aboard YAS belongs an automatic stern platform, huge outdoor pool and spa, a helipad, a highly-sophisticated audio-visual entertainment system, a large garage for water toys, as well as door made of carbon-fibre functioning as a boarding or swim platform.

Luxury yacht YAS underway - Photo by Julien Hubert

Luxury yacht YAS underway – Photo by Julien Hubert

Super yacht YAS - Photo by Julien Hubert

Super yacht YAS – Photo by Julien Hubert

Super yacht YAS - Photo by Julien Hubert

Super yacht YAS – Photo by Julien Hubert

YAS Yacht - Photo by Julien Hubert

YAS Yacht – Photo by Julien Hubert

Zuccon International Project-designed Superyacht CUSTOM LINE 108’ to be showcased at Cannes Yachting Festival

August 05, 2015

Exclusively designed by Zuccon International Project for the Ferretti Group, the first motor yacht Custom Line 108’ will be showcased at the 2015 Cannes Yachting Festival in September, together with the all-new Ferretti 550 yacht. Meanwhile, the Ancona-based CRN shipyard has started working on the latest Zuccon project, the 50-meter superyacht Superconero. The contract was signed just one month after the 50m Superconero yacht was officially presented in May 2015.

Superyacht Custom Line 108' designed by Zuccon International Project

Superyacht Custom Line 108′ designed by Zuccon International Project

A heir of the successful 100′ model of which 14 units were sold in just three years, the brand new superyacht Custom Line 108’ hit the water only a few days ago, during a ceremony which took place on July 30 in La Spezia. Three other units are already in build.

The 32-metre Custom Line 108’ superyacht boasts expanded areas of the cockpit, upper deck, flybridge, as well as interior. The vessels represents a unique Italian jewel, with interesting technological innovations and style, created exclusively for this model.

More charter yachts with design by Zuccon International Project.

Outstanding 55m BENETTI Superyacht CAKEWALK spotted in Antibes

August 05, 2015

The outstanding 55m superyacht CAKEWALK (ex Altitude, Amnesia) was spotted by SuperYachtFan, while leaving the popular French Riviera yacht vacation destination – Antibes. Originally launched by BENETTI in 2003, luxury motor yacht CAKEWALK underwent a major refit earlier this year.

Boasting a classic Italian styling, the beautiful interiors of super yacht CAKEWALK can sleep up to 12 guests in supreme luxury and comfort. The main deck hosts a full-beam master suite with a walk-through office and an upper-level private lounge, providing fantastic views.

Furthermore, the 55m BENETTI luxury yacht CAKEWALK (ex Altitude, Amnesia) boasts a generous sun deck, with a large jacuzzi, plenty of open deck, as well as an enclosed gym. There is also a large swim platform and an amazing beach club.

See more charter yacht built by Benetti here.

107M Explorer Yacht ULYSSES arrives in Germany for final outfitting

August 05, 2015

Yesterday, August 4, 2015 saw the 107m explorer yacht ULYSSES (hull 366) arrive in Germany’s Bremerhaven for her final outfitting. Built by Kleven in Norway, motor yacht ULYSSES will be completed by the Stahlbau Nord Shipyard, responsible for the construction of the 115m mega yacht LUNA.

107m Expedition Yacht ULYSSES (hull 366) – Photo by Martin Hauge-Nilsen and Kleven

107m Expedition Yacht ULYSSES (hull 366) – Photo by Martin Hauge-Nilsen and Kleven

Marin Teknikk was responsible for the exterior design of mega yacht ULYSSES, with interior design by H2 Yacht Design. Once completed, she will accommodate an amazing number of 60 guests in maximum comfort. Designed especially for long expeditions in rough waters, she boasts such notable amenities as a helicopter landing pad, helicopter garage, swimming pool, as well as a large 21m tender on the foredeck.

New Motor Yacht AZIMUT 83 unveiled by Azimut Yachts of Brazil as the largest model built in the country

August 05, 2015

Last week saw Azimut Yachts of Brazil unveil the new motor yacht Azimut 83 during an exclusive event, which also celebrated five years of the shipyard operation in the country, and was attended by the vice president of the Azimut-Benetti Group, Giovanna Vitelli. Measuring 25 meters in length, superyacht Azimut 83 represents the largest Azimut model ever produced in Brazil. Her exterior design is by Stefano Righini, while her interior design is by Salvagni Architetti

Absolute success during presentation of the largest yacht built in the Brazilian subsidiary of Azimut Yachts - the Azimut 83 Yacht - Photo by Acioni Cassaniga

Absolute success during presentation of the largest yacht built in the Brazilian subsidiary of Azimut Yachts – the Azimut 83 Yacht – Photo by Acioni Cassaniga

During the ceremony, the CEO of Azimut in Brazil, Davide Breviglieri, commented on the brand’s growth in the country and some news. “During the five years of operation in Brazil, we increased from two to six our product range, we expanded the factory recently and invested on the professional market through courses crews. We are today the first shipyard in the country to receive ISO 9001 certification which ensures the quality of yachts produced in Brazil with the same Italian standard. Also we announced that our model Azimut 42, manufactured exclusively here and launched last year, becomes part of the global range of the Azimut-Benetti Group and will be sold in more than 68 countries. Its international debut will be during the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show at November. We also highlight the sales of 35 yachts during this year and the beginning of the expansion of our products to Latin America with the delivery of Azimut 60 for Uruguay.”

Superyacht Azimut 83 was presented to the market on Thursday, 30. The launch of the vessel marks a new generation of yachts to the Brazilian nautical market. Photo by Acioni Cassaniga

Superyacht Azimut 83 was presented to the market on Thursday, 30. The launch of the vessel marks a new generation of yachts to the Brazilian nautical market. Photo by Acioni Cassaniga

The vice president of the Azimut-Benetti Group Giovanna Vitelli, who came from Italy exclusively for the event, highlighted the excellence of products and services in the world and reinforced the strength and the significant growth of the company in Brazil. “I am proud to say that we are the world’s number 1 in production yachts, as determined by the Global Order Book / Show Boats International 2015. In Brazil, we present a single, high-quality product that meets the requirements of Brazilian consumers and justify the success in this great nautical potential market. In addition, the efficient management model in the various sectors of the Azimut Brazil shows that the yachts manufactured here exactly follow the same standard and the excellence of those that are made in Italy.”

Azimut 83 superyacht 42 m² of flybridge in addition to innovative furniture and design solutions. Photo by Azimut Yachts

Azimut 83 superyacht 42 m² of flybridge in addition to innovative furniture and design solutions. Photo by Azimut Yachts

Providing supreme comfort mixed up with contemporary lifestyle, the new super yacht Azimut 83 takes inspiration from the model built in Europeluxury yacht Azimut 80 – internationally awarded as the best motorboat in the category: “Flybridge over 55 feet.”

Spacious and equipped kitchen is another differential of luxury yacht Azimut 83 of more than 25 meters. Photo by Azimut Yachts

Spacious and equipped kitchen is another differential of luxury yacht Azimut 83 of more than 25 meters. Photo by Azimut Yachts

Accommodation aboard the tri-deck Azimut 83 yacht is provided in four cabins. Moreover, there is an amazing flybridge of 42m² with a Jacuzzi, as well as an incredibly spacious cockpit with a large aft sofa and a dining table for up to eight guests.

The new motor yacht Azimut 83 privileges the contact with the outside. Ideal for Brazilians to enjoy a privileged coast. The main hall is exquisite to enjoy the moments on board. Photo by Azimut Yachts

The new motor yacht Azimut 83 privileges the contact with the outside. Ideal for Brazilians to enjoy a privileged coast. The main hall is exquisite to enjoy the moments on board. Photo by Azimut Yachts

The flybridge of Azimut 83 superyacht offers the maximum versatility of use and can be used from morning to night. It has a second command station, two sets of sofas that can be transformed into sunpad, retractable roof, jacuzzi and a large area for sun-chairs, in addition to a grill, refrigerator and a bar.

Azimut 83 Yacht master suite is highlighted by the sophistication and space. Photo by Azimut Yachts

Azimut 83 Yacht master suite is highlighted by the sophistication and space. Photo by Azimut Yachts

The Azimut 83 yacht is powered by twin MAN V12-1800HP diesel engines. She can achieve an impressive top speed of 31 knots and a cruising speed of 26 knots.

More charter yachts built by Azimut.

Bilgin Yachts working on new 48m Motor Yacht by Unique Yacht Design

August 04, 2015

After a very successful completion of naval architecture as well as engineering services for the 63m Sunrise mega yacht Irimari under its registered trademark Unique Yacht Design, Özgün Yacht Design is currently working on the exterior design and naval architecture of a new 48m motor yacht, under construction at Bilgin Yachts in Turkey. Bilgin is currently completing the steel hull and aluminum superstructure construction of the yacht, with launch scheduled for 2016.

New 48m motor yacht by Unique Yacht Design under construction at Bilgin Yachts

New 48m motor yacht by Unique Yacht Design under construction at Bilgin Yachts

Boasting well balanced prepositions and smooth exterior surfaces, the 48m Bilgin superyacht is being developed with steel hull and aluminum superstructure under 500GT and unrestricted navigation notation. She comes into prominence in her class thanks to her trend setter lines and equipment.

48m Bilgin superyacht

48m Bilgin superyacht

48m Bilgin Yacht

48m Bilgin Yacht

The interiors of the 48m Bilgin luxury yacht were created by H2 Yacht Design. She can sleep up to 10 guests in the owner’s suite with its own superior balcony, positioned on the main deck, as well as four spacious and comfortable cabins on the lower deck. Moreover, the vessel offers extensive resting areas and two large Jacuzzi that can be found on the sundeck and fore side of bridge deck. Opening the aft door with port side shell door allows to obtain around 60 m2 combined indoor and outdoor beach club area.

48m Bilgin luxury yacht - Decks

48m Bilgin luxury yacht – Decks

48m Bilgin motor yacht - Owners suite with its own superior balcony

48m Bilgin motor yacht – Owners suite with its own superior balcony

The top deck of the 48m Bilgin yacht is similar to the designer’s award-winning motor yacht Squalo Bianco concept. The vessel boasts an attractive look, thanks to its distinctive and powerful exterior design with well blended large internal and external volumes.

Aboard 48m Bilgin Yacht

Aboard 48m Bilgin Yacht

See more charter yachts built by Bilgin Yachts here.

New Explorer 40M Wide Bow Superyacht Design by Andrea Borzelli & Sara Berta Architetti

August 04, 2015

The new Explorer 40M Wide Bow superyacht represents the latest design unveiled by Andrea Borzelli & Sara Berta Architetti from Italy. The studio took inspiration from their recent involvement in the military field of design, and chose a semi-displacement hull for their new Explorer 40M yacht design.

New Explorer 40M Wide Bow Superyacht Design by Andrea Borzelli & Sara Berta Architetti

New Explorer 40M Wide Bow Superyacht Design by Andrea Borzelli & Sara Berta Architetti

Motor yacht Explorer 40M Wide Bow design boasts a uniquely developed bow section. This area is simply where the vessel is expected to be lived.

Superyacht Explorer 40M Wide Bow from above

Superyacht Explorer 40M Wide Bow from above

Luxury superyacht Explorer 40M Wide Bow

Luxury superyacht Explorer 40M Wide Bow

Motor yacht Explorer 40M Wide Bow - side view

Motor yacht Explorer 40M Wide Bow – side view

Super yacht Explorer 40M Wide Bow - Helipad

Super yacht Explorer 40M Wide Bow – Helicopter

The external areas aboard luxury yacht Explorer 40M Wide Bow are strongly connected with the contemporary interiors, which can be particularly seen in the owner’s cabin where the sunlight comes in not only from the two folding balcony, but mostly through the pool just next to the cabin at bow side. Connection and continuity between “in and out” provides the feeling of a stronger relation with the surrounding environment.

Explorer 40M Wide Bow Yacht - Owners Cabin

Explorer 40M Wide Bow Yacht – Owners Cabin

Explorer 40M Wide Bow superyacht - Owners Cabin

Explorer 40M Wide Bow superyacht – Owners Cabin

Mondomarine to Present SF40 Motor Yacht SERENITY at Monaco Yacht Show 2015

August 04, 2015

The prestigious Italian shipyard, Mondomarine, will participate in this year’s Monaco Yacht Show, presenting the SF40 motor yacht SERENITY. Luxury superyacht SERENITY is a striking semi-displacement project by Mondomarine Engineering, beautifully designed by Luca Vallebona – SF Yachts.

Mondomarine SF40 motor yacht SERENITY

Mondomarine SF40 motor yacht SERENITY

Measuring 42,30 meters in length, the well sized SERENITY yacht represents the first unit of the Mondomarine SF line, boasting a clean and well-balanced design, as well as a new conception of external and internal volumes and layout.

Luxury yacht SERENITY from above

Luxury yacht SERENITY from above

SERENITY superyacht  - jacuzzi

SERENITY superyacht – jacuzzi

SF40 luxury yacht SERENITY provides deluxe accommodation in a gorgeous owner’s cabin on the main deck and four guest cabins, all positioned on the lower deck. The owner’s cabin features an unusual layout on two semi-levels: the upper part is fully immersed in the surroundings, with a panoramic open view to the fore, while the lower area is more intimate and private, with light coming from the top and from the sides, resulting in a relaxing and hideaway sense of this space.

Super yacht SERENITY - Dining

Super yacht SERENITY – Dining

Motor yacht SERENITY - Saloon

Motor yacht SERENITY – Saloon

Each part of the SERENITY superyacht has been conceived both individually and in relation to the others so to provide a flow of aesthetical continuity and functionality, resulting in a harmoniously calibrated combination of elegant elements. The distinctively clean exterior as well as interior lines produce a timeless sense of luxury, with focus on the enjoyment of the ambient and on the rediscovery of the essence of travel, adventure, as well as discretion without any ostentation.

SERENITY Yacht - Owners Cabin

SERENITY Yacht – Owners Cabin

Two-level Owners Cabin aboard SERENITY superyacht

Two-level Owners Cabin aboard SERENITY superyacht

SERENITY superyacht - accommodation quarters

SERENITY superyacht – accommodation quarters

SERENITY superyacht - accomodation

SERENITY superyacht – accommodation

More charter yachts built by Mondo Marine.

Varnish work aboard Royal Huisman Sailing Yacht ELFJE by Absolute Boat Care

August 04, 2015

Absolute Boat Care (ABC) are currently working on the Royal Huisman sailing yacht ELFJE, undergoing some varnish work in STP Shipyard in Palma. The ‪ABC‬ international team of ‪varnishers‬ have recently taped up and have starting sanding back the old varnish.

Royal Huisman super yacht ELFJE in STP Shipyard in Palma

Royal Huisman super yacht ELFJE in STP Shipyard in Palma

Luxury yacht ELFJE hit the water last year, and has already cruised to the Caribbean and back. She is 51,8 meters long including her bowsprit, and has been highly optimised for performance. Her naval architecture is by Hoek Design Naval Architects, while her interior design is by Redman Whiteley Dixon.

Luxury sailing yacht ELFJE

Luxury sailing yacht ELFJE

Absolute Boat Care team working on ELFJE Yacht

Absolute Boat Care team working on ELFJE Yacht

Further charter yachts built by Royal Huisman.