Luxury Yacht & Superyacht News Brief for explorer

50m Arctic Sun Explorer Yacht Concept

December 14, 2016

Written by Maria Korotaeva

The new 50m Arctic Sun is a green explorer concept designed by the Swedish superyacht designer Dennis Ingemansson for Pendennis Shipyard, UK. Dennis has worked on a large number of yachts with some other large shipyards, and gain a great reputation in the Northern Europe.  The Arctic Sun explorer is a stunning vessel capable on cruising in…

Numarine 32XP concept image

Press Release: Numarine XP32 hull #1 sold

June 15, 2016

Written by Rachael Steele

The first of the XP32 hulls from renowned motor yacht builder Numarine has sold to a Northern European client. The XP series represents a new line of Explorer models which have proven popular with customers. The following is a Press Release from Numarine. Press Release NUMARINE 32XP – HULL #1 SOLD Numarine announces the sale…

25m Abeking & Rasmussen Swath Yacht ‘EXPLORER’ on Sea Trials

April 13, 2016

Written by Eva Belanyiova

Video of the 25 metre SWATH yacht ‘EXPLORER’ launched by the German shipyard Abeking & Rasmussen under sea trials.

Rendering of Selene 92 Ocean Explorer superyacht

First Selene Explorer 92 Yacht Launched

June 18, 2015

Written by zuzana

Jet Tern Marine, the Chinese manufacturer of Selene Yachts, has recently launched the first 28m Selene Explorer 92 superyacht. She offers lovely accommodation in 5 comfortable cabins.

Fire damages 50m expedition yacht STAR FISH under construction at McMullen & Wing - Photo Credit McMullen & Wing

Fire damages 50m luxury superyacht STAR FISH under construction at McMullen & Wing

August 12, 2012

Written by Chelsea

The 50m luxury explorer motor yacht STAR FISH which is currently under construction at the McMullen & Wing shipyard in New Zealand has been badly damaged by a fire. Fire-fighters were called to the blaze in McMullen & Wing’s Auckland premises the early hours of Sunday morning 12 August 2012. The 50m steel and aluminium…

35m explorer yacht Bluewater by Stolk Marimecs - Profile view

35m Blue Water Explorer concept by Stolk Marimecs

August 06, 2012

Written by zuzana

The latest concept developed by the Netherlands-based studio Stolk Marimecs is the 35m luxury motor yacht Bluewater. This spectacular explorer provides comfortable accommodation in a separate owner’s area on the main deck, as well as in the lower deck’s full-beam VIP cabin, along with two guest cabins.

45m Expedition Charter Yacht BIG FISH enroute to the South pacific and available for charter in Tahiti.

45m Expedition Charter Yacht BIG FISH enroute to the South pacific – available for charter in Tahiti

February 15, 2012

Written by Chelsea

The luxury explorer motor yacht BIG FISH is en route to the South Pacific where she will be available for charter in Papeete, Tahiti / French Polynesia. The BIG FISH yacht will be perfectly placed to capitalize on the yearly whale migration that passes through the waters of Tahiti from July to November.  With some…

50m luxury explorer motor yacht EVOLUTION by Trinity Yachts

December 29, 2011

Written by zuzana

50m motor yacht Evolution is a stunning explorer vessel by Trinity Yachts available with a selection of deck-layouts in two configurations – Bridge Up and Bridge Down.

Heesen Yachts sell 50m explorer motor yacht YN 16750 – A FDHF by Van Oossanen and Associates - Photo credit Omega Architects

Heesen Yachts sell 50m explorer motor yacht YN 16750 – A FDHF by Van Oossanen and Associates

November 02, 2011

Written by Chelsea

Heesen Yachts is proud to announce the sale of YN 16750, a 50 metre explorer motor yacht whose naval architecture is based on the FAST DISPLACEMENT HULL FORM (FDHF) by Van Oossanen and Associates, with an exterior and general arrangement by Frank Laupman from Omega Architects & AB Studio. Motor yacht YN 16750 is an…

75m Motor yacht Arctic Whale by Kingship Marine

75m Motor yacht Arctic Whale by Kingship Marine

September 29, 2011

Written by Chelsea

China’s Kingship Marine has just signed a new build superyacht project called Artic Whale. The 75m motor yacht Arctic Whale features exterior and interior design by French designer Eva Cadio. The expedition yacht Arctic Whale was designed with long range world cruising in mind, to be built with an ice-class hull and will be fully…

Luxury charter yacht BIG FISH in London

September 09, 2011

Written by Chelsea

The expedition (explorer) superyacht BIG FISH, the 45m (147′ 7″) yacht designed by Greg Marshall Design and launched by McMullen & Wing New Zealand in 2010 has recently visited London en route to the Monaco Yacht Show 2011. Motor Yacht BIG FISH is seen here cruising the Thames River, passing under the raised Tower Bridge….

Explorer motor yacht Baron Trenck delivered by Eurocraft

Explorer motor yacht Baron Trenck delivered by Eurocraft

August 31, 2011

Written by Chelsea

The 43.5m Explorer motor yacht Baron Trenck has delivered by the Italian superyacht shipyard Eurocraft. Motor yacht Baron Trenck is Eurocraft’s first explorer superyacht and was built under the hull or project number 507. Eurocraft Project 507 is the first of two Eurocraft Explorer 44 motoryacht Series sisterships by the yard with Project 607 still…

Expedition Motor Yacht Big Fish Nominated for Asia Boating Awards 2011

Expedition Motor Yacht Big Fish to attend Monaco Yacht Show 2011

May 05, 2011

Written by Chelsea

Luxury expedition yacht Big Fish has logged more than 28,000nm since her launch last July, including visits to Tahiti, the Galapagos, the Antarctic and Amazon. Her next stops include Sweden, Baltic, London, St. Petersburg, the Arctic Circle. The superyacht BIG FISH will also visit the 2011 Monaco Yacht Show this September cancelling her plans to navigate the Northeast Passage

71m ‘HydroTec Global Explorer’ motor yacht in build at Palumbo Shipyard - A superyacht design by Hydro Tec

‘HydroTec Global Explorer’ motor yacht in build at Palumbo Shipyard – A superyacht design by Hydro Tec

April 20, 2011

Written by Chelsea

The 71m ‘HydroTec Global Explorer’ motor yacht designed by Hydro Tec is to be built by the Italian shipyard Palumbo. The 71.10m (233.27ft) Global Explorer yacht is a high volume expedition vessel, designed to circumnavigate the world. To be built to RINA class and MCA compliant, the Hydrotec Global Explorer has a build time of 30-36 months.

73m Expedition Motor Yacht PEGASO Video

April 08, 2011

Written by Chelsea

Motor yacht PEGASO, is a 73.60m (241.47ft) private research expedition yacht, built and launched at the shipyard P. Freire de Vigo Galicia Spain in 2010 and will be delivered in 2011. The superyacht PEGASO features naval architecture by BMT Nigel Gee and Associates, exterior Design by H2 Yacht Design (UK) and interior design work from Mark Berryman. This extraordinary vessel M/Y PEGASO can be seen in the following photos and video, captured last week in the water close to the Freire Shipyard in Vigo, Spain.

CNP Naumachos 105 Explorer Motor Yacht in Build

CNP Naumachos 105 Explorer Motor Yacht in Build

April 06, 2011

Written by Chelsea

The Naumachos 105ft explorer yacht that is currently in build at the Cantiere Navale di Pesaro yard features a rugged design by Hydro Tec with interior styling by Studio Cichero. The Naumachos 105 yacht boasts a full displacement steel hull with zero speed stabilization and a light alloy superstructure. The yacht has an optional diesel electric hybrid propulsion system, constructed with the intention of having a minimal impact on the environment and a ‘go anywhere mentality’ with a large cruising range of 4,000 – 9,000 nm combined with Italian interior design style.

45.05 Explorer Motor yacht Project 500 by MondoMarine

45.05 Explorer Motor yacht Project 500 by MondoMarine

February 11, 2011

Written by Chelsea

MondoMarine are to build a 45.05 Explorer Motor yacht called Project 500. The yacht will feature an ice-classed hull and an aluminum superstructure. Motor yacht Project 500, is expected to accommodate up to twelve guests in a 6 stateroom layout. The 45.05-meter explorer / expedition yacht features naval architecture by Hydro Tec, boasts strong, clean and modern lines.

90ft Explorer Motor Yacht by All Ocean Yachts and Luiz de Basto designs

All Ocean Yachts Explorer motor yachts by Luiz de Basto Designs

January 27, 2011

Written by Chelsea

ALL OCEAN YACHTS in conjunction with Luiz de Basto Designs is delighted to announce the first in the creation of the new line of ALL OCEAN YACHTS EXPLORERS, the 90ft Explorer Motor Yacht (under 24m documented length) and 100’ cockpit Explorer motor yacht.

Eurocraft Explorer 44 motoryacht

Eurocraft Explorer 44 Motor Yacht

December 30, 2010

Written by Chelsea

Italian yacht builder Eurocraft is working on a mini-series of Explorer-type yachts measuring around 44 meters, featuring an in house design by Eurocraft. Eurocraft Cantieri Navali currently has 2 of these Eurocraft Explorer 44 motor yachts in build (hull number #507 and #607) at their port facility in Vado Ligure Italy.

Motor yacht BIG FISH by Aquos Yachts - Credit Tim McKenna

Explorer motor yacht Big Fish waits to force Drakes Passage

December 20, 2010

Written by Chelsea

Motor yacht Big Fish, the flagship of Aquos Yachts, is currently in Ushuia, at the southern tip of Patagonia, waiting for a weather window to cross the infamous Drake Passage to the Antarctic Peninsula. There, she will continue her extraordinarily successful maiden voyage charter career, offering the only fly-in, fly-out luxury yacht charters offered in Antarctica.

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