Baton Rouge: A superyacht for Sale and Charter at Burgess

Updated Sep 2012

Burgess, the global superyacht industry leader has signed ‘Baton Rouge’ for sale and charter. The 62.5m motor superyacht is now in the market for the first time.

Designed by the experts in the industry, the interior of this luxurious yacht flaunts sculptured carpets, woven leathers, and Brazilian Blue marble, a real stunning beauty visualized by Redman Whiteley Dixon while the classy exterior by Tim Heywood proves to be an eye-catcher. Continue reading

Williams Performance Tenders Expands Business in South East Asia

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As a part of its highly ambitious plans to expand the business in South East Asia, the world-famous Williams Performance Tenders appoints its first authorized dealer in Thailand and Barcelona, Spain. Continue reading

‘AB116 Diamond’ by AB Yachts Sparkles with Guido de Groot Interior


Super-yacht ‘Diamond’ a yacht delivered by the Italian based Shipyard AB Yachts recently shines with a sleek exterior and luxurious, cutting edge interior.

Same as the other yachts built by AB Yachts, the 116 is also built using materials borrowed from the aerospace industry which ensure light-weight, yet high strength and solidity. Continue reading

Vertigo: Sailing Yacht of the Year!

Last month Istanbul hosted a gala event during which Vertigo was presented. The stylish and ultra-modern yacht ‘Vertigo’ carved her place as the Sailing Yacht of the Year. She won the prestigious title ‘Neptune Award’ which acknowledged her title as The Yacht of the Year! She also stood high as the Best Sailing Yacht over 40metres. Continue reading

Auction of Hemisphere: A Benefit for Oceana

The superyacht Catamaran Hemisphere is up for auction at ‘Christie’s Green Auction: A Bid to Save the Earth’. The auction not only gives you a chance to go on an ideal yacht holiday but to support and become a part of solid ideals as well! Continue reading

Wider Yachts 150: luxury on water!

Wider Yachts will be introducing its first megayacht project, Wider 150, just about a year after it stepped into the yachting world with its first boat, the Wider 42. The most exciting news is, Wider Yachts will design the yacht’s interior according to the owner’s preferences and choice in addition to four guest staterooms and an upper-deck master suite! Continue reading

Whaling Still Going On

Blue Whale

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Japan’s factory ship Nisshin Maru and two more vessels set off to the whaling grounds to begin its controversial annual whale hunt in the Southern Ocean, without farewell ceremony.

Fleet’s departure this year was delayed by few weeks than usual. As a result, the hunt might get shortened. Continue reading

Japan Builds PMA Approved New Vessel

Nissho Shipping Co., Ltd. will own a new vessel that is being built at Japanese shipyard Naikai Zosen Corporation. The vessel is going to be the first one to get approval from PMA – the Panama Maritime Authority.

Technical assistance from ClassNK helped to obtain the certificate which was issued for a new 27,200 dwt (deadweight tonnage) open-hatch bulk carrier that will be delivered to Nissho Shipping in the fall of 2012.

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Golden Opportunity: Half Price Rig Checks Till Month End

Readers and subscribers of Yachting Monthly have a golden opportunity!

During the Southampton Boat Show which is just four days away from now, the readers of Yachting Monthly can get a hull for half the standard price and rig inspections from Hamble Yacht Services.

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