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Video of the Week: How to Build a Superyacht in 3 Minutes

December 23, 2016

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Attention all superyachting enthusiasts. Here is an amazing video presented by Dutch Shipyard Moonen showing the construction of the Moonen Martinique.

Moonen superyacht Martinique

Moonen superyacht Martinique

Superyacht Video: Feadship Vertigo on Sea Trials

December 22, 2016

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Launched only a few weeks ago, the incredible six-deck superyacht VERTIGO is now undergoing her first sea trials. One of the leading shipbuilders Feadship worked closely with De Voogt Naval Architects on this 97m/317ft superyacht project. Exterior design is an outstanding work of Redman Whiteley Dixon in collaboration with the owner’s personal designer Chahan Minassian. The yacht is scheduled for delivery in early 2017.

Vertigo

Vertigo

You can find out more about superyacht Vertigo here. You can also view a selection of some exclusive photos provided by Feadship here.

WATCH: Footage From a Helicopter Landing on Luxury Superyacht

December 22, 2016

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Luxury superyacht Skyfall is one of the most popular charter yachts among both yachting enthusiasts and first-time charterers. She is an incredible 58-metre motor yacht built by Trinity Yacht in 2010. He striking exterior with bold lines and sleek shape make her very gracious both at anchor and on the run. Skyfall features a highly efficient hull design, propulsion and stabilising system, as well as noise and vibration reducing systems, which take comfortable cruising to maximum. With availability in the Mediterranean and the Caribbean, Skyfall provides an opportunity to explore more and enjoy charter holidays both in summer and winter seasons. 

Superyacht Skyfall

Superyacht Skyfall

She is able to accommodate 12 guests in luxurious comfort. A crew of 14 will make sure everything is taking care of while the guests will enjoy an amazing yacht charter vacation.

Exterior spaces feature some great amenities, including several alfresco dining areas, Jacuzzi tub, sunbathing area and comfortable seating. The main salon comprises of a lounge, a bar, and a formal dining area. Interior design is in sophisticated styling, with warm colours and beautiful wooden furnishing.

 

 

If you require any further information or would like to secure Skyfall for charter please contact you preferred charter broker.

Watch: First video of Amels Superyacht Plvs Vltra

November 04, 2016

Written by Maria Korotaeva

Launched and delivered earlier this year, the 74m superyacht Plvs Vltra has spent a wonderful time cruising in the Mediterranean with her owner. Plvs Vltra, also known as project Freefall, is Amels’ first superyacht in the Limited Editions 242 range. Bespoke Winch Design developed the interior design, while Tim Heywood was responsible for her striking exterior.

Amels have just launched a new video to give us an opportunity to take a closer look at the stunning Plvs Vltra.

While Plvs Vltra is not available for charter, there are other luxury superyachts by Amels that you can book right now. Contact our team at CharterWorld for the best advice and service.

Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup Video – Day 4 Review

September 09, 2016

Written by Mike Smith

Nahita - Wally, Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup & Rolex Maxi 72 World Championship 2016.   Photo Rolex/Carlo Borlenghi

Nahita – Wally, Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup & Rolex Maxi 72 World Championship 2016.
Photo Rolex/Carlo Borlenghi

M/Y Coral Ocean returns to seas after refit

August 08, 2016

Written by Rachael Steele

72.5m/238ft superyacht CORAL OCEAN (ex.CORAL ISLAND) is back on the water after a refit at the Lurssen shipyard in Germany. Built in 1994 and last refitted in 2009, her latest, timely update comes with the approach of the Monaco Yacht Show, where she will be on display.

The following footage shows superyacht CORAL OCEAN being tested on the water. Able to accommodate 12 guests and 22 crew, she makes an ideal luxury charter for any destination in the Mediterranean. Video courtesy of Dr Duu:

Luxury yacht CORAL OCEAN will be attending the Monaco Yacht Show from the 28th of September until the 1st of October. Contact CharterWorld to find out more about her availability after these dates.

Yacht Coral Ocean

Yacht Coral Ocean

Video: Mediterranean Yacht Show recap

July 05, 2016

Written by Rachael Steele

The 3rd Mediterranean Yacht Show (MEDYS) proved a highly successful event, with 75 yachts on display at Nafplio in the Argolic Gulf. Video from the event captures the party atmosphere surrounding the glittering days and sparkling nights in this historical Grecian town.

The next MEDYS will take place between April 29th – May 2nd 2017.

156m Mega Yacht DILBAR Returns From Sea Trials

March 08, 2016

Written by Eva Belanyiova

The imposing 156-metre mega yacht DILBAR, known under project name ‘OMAR’ has been spotted returning from her first sea trials in the North Sea. The yacht is being constructed at the prestigious Lurssen shipyard and very little details have been unveiled to date. We know that she will be delivered sometimes this year and was constructed with a steel hull. Enjoy the photos and video’s here below, taken by DiFooll and DrDuu respectively. 

Mega yacht DILBAR - Photo by DiFooll

Mega yacht DILBAR – Photo by DiFooll

Mega yacht DILBAR - Photo by DiFooll

Mega yacht DILBAR – Photo by DiFooll

Mega yacht DILBAR - Photo by DiFooll

Mega yacht DILBAR – Photo by DiFooll

Mega yacht DILBAR - Photo by DiFooll

Mega yacht DILBAR – Photo by DiFooll

Mega yacht DILBAR - Photo by DiFooll

Mega yacht DILBAR – Photo by DiFooll

156M Giga Yacht DILBAR (Project OMAR) Undergoing Sea Trials

March 01, 2016

Written by Eva Belanyiova

The imposing 156-metre (512′) giga yacht DILBAR – project OMAR, has been caught on video undergoing sea trials. She is currently under build at the Lurssen shipyard in Germany and is scheduled for delivery sometimes this year. On the list of largest yachts in the world,  DILBAR stands on the fourth place. She was constructed with a steel hull and launched in April 2015. Lurssen is also renowned for the construction of the world’s largest yacht – the 180m AZZAM, launched in 2013. Enjoy the video created by DiFool:

UPDATE:

Further videos of DILBAR under sea trials. 

24th April 2016

22nd April 2016

2016 ShowBoats Design Awards Winners Announced

February 23, 2016

Written by Eva Belanyiova

Yesterday, the 22nd of February, saw the winners of the prestigious 2016 ShowBoats Design Awards announced at the K3 KitzKongress in Kitzbuhel, Austria. Double Olympic gold medalist, Shirley Robertson OBE presented the winners with the coveted Golden Neptune awards at the presence of the sell-out audience of superyacht owners, designers and icons of the superyacht industry from around the world.

ShowBoats Design Awards 2016

ShowBoats Design Awards 2016

Baltic Yachts’s sailing yacht NIKATA took home four Neptunes, whole Feadship’s motor yacht SAVANNAH received equally impressive three awards. Below is the full list of the winning superyachts:

Tender Design Award Winner:
Hodgdon Yachts’ 11,4-metre Limo Tender for M/Y INFINITY, with naval architecture by Michael Peters, exterior styling and interior design by Michael Peters and Hodgdon Yachts.

Hodgdon Yachts - Limo Tender for Motor Yacht INFINITY

Hodgdon Yachts – Limo Tender for Motor Yacht INFINITY

Exterior Design & Styling Award – Motor Yacht Below 500GT Winner:
49,9-metre motor yacht SIBELLE with exterior styling by AB StudioOmega Architects, constructed by Heesen Yachts.

Superyacht Sibelle by Heesen Yachts - Photo by Richards Vision and Heesen Yachts

Superyacht Sibelle by Heesen Yachts – Photo by Richards Vision and Heesen Yachts

Exterior Design & Styling – Motor Yacht Above 500GT Winner:

Superyacht SAVANNAH with exterior styling by CG Design and built by Feadship, De Vries shipyard.

SAVANNAH by Feadship

SAVANNAH by Feadship

Exterior Design & Styling – Styling Award Winner:
NIKATA with exterior styling by Nauta Design and built by Baltic Yachts. Naval architects Judel/Vrolijk.

Baltic 115 NIKATA under sail - Photo by Guido Cantini

Baltic 115 NIKATA under sail – Photo by Guido Cantini

Interior Layout & Design Award – Motor Yacht Below 500 GT Winner:
RUYA with interior by Sorgiovanni Designs and constructed by Alia Yachts.

47m Heesen RUYA

47m Heesen RUYA

Interior Layout & Design Award – Motor Yacht Above 500 GT Winner:
SAVANNAH, boasting exterior styling by SG Design and constructed by Feadship.

Interior Layout & Design Award Winner:
NIKATA with exterior styling by Nauta Design, built by Baltic Yachts

Naval Architecture Award – Displacement Motor Yacht Below 500GT Winner:
RUYA with interior by Sorgiovanni Design and constructed by Alia Yachts.

Naval Architecture Award – Displacement Motor Yacht Above 500GT Winner:
MADAME KATE constructed by Amels with naval architecture by Amels and Damen Group

AMELS Superyacht MADAME KATE

AMELS Superyacht MADAME KATE

Naval Architecture Award – Semi-displacement Motor Yacht Winner:
IRON MAN with naval architecture by Azimut Benetti Spa and constructed by Benetti Shipyard

Fast Displacement IRON MAN - Photo credit Quin BISSET

Fast Displacement IRON MAN – Photo credit Quin BISSET

Naval Architecture Award – Sailing Yacht joint Winner:
NIKATA with exterior styling by Nauta Design and built by Baltic Yachts

Naval Architecture Award – Sailing Yacht joint Winner:
TOPAZ with naval architecture by Andre Hoek to original lines by Frank Paine, constructed by Holland Jachtbouw

TOPAZ

TOPAZ

Holistic Design Award – Motor Yacht Winner:
SAVANNAH with exterior styling by SG Design built by Feadship

Holistic Design Award – Sailing Yacht Winner:
NIKATA with exterior styling by Nauta Design and built by Baltic Yachts

Young Designer of the Year Award Winner:
CERCHIO by  – a student from the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. 45-metre motor yacht, designed to entertain the guests of a female Italian fashion designer.

Baoxi Xiao - CERCHIO concept

Baoxi Xiao – CERCHIO concept

Lifetime Achievement Award Winner:
Frederik “Frits” De Voogt of Feadship