Baton Rouge: A superyacht for Sale and Charter at Burgess

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.

Motor Yachts @ Yacht Club Designed by the experts in 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

Southampton Boat Show 2012: Stage for The Megayacht Oyster 885

Southampton Boat Show in September this year will be a launching stage for Oyster 885, a classy megayacht.

Oyster 885, one of the most beautiful yachts, that flaunt a design by ‘Humphreys Yacht Design’ measures 88’10” (27.08-meter) including the bowsprit and 20’9″ (6.33-meter) beam. It has a split cockpit for dining, sundowners. The Oyster 885’s sail area with 140-percent foretriangle measures 4,823 square feet (448.03 square meters).

Apart from interior, the Oyster 855’s hull design enables it to enter the waves swiftly while its broad stern offers it a better stability. Bow and stern thrusters are also standard.

Those who will own this graceful yacht will appreciate the two crew cabins accompanied by a crew galley with mess and the availability of in-mast furling.

Following the famous Southampton boat show in September this year, the Oyster 885 will sail to the Caribbean for the winter season and then will proceed towards the Pacific.

Williams Performance Tenders Expands Business in South East Asia

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 in 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 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

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

A Relief For Boaters

LightSquared, a private company had asked the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for permission to build 40,000 cell phone ground stations across the country. According to the company, it could expand broadband cellular telephone service. Tests done by the National Telecommunication and Information Administration indicated that the network and handset transmissions could interfere and hamper the GPS signals. Continue reading

Whaling Still Going On

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 open-hatch bulk carrier that will be delivered to Nissho Shipping in the fall of 2012.

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