Entries by ecdissuperyacht

Inside the World’s Biggest 80m Superyacht

Built in almost complete silence at the Yachtley shipyard in Kocaeli, Turkey and launched under just as much secrecy in July this year is the 80-metre superyacht Elements. Here we get a first look inside Turkey’s largest yacht ever built, and the largest yacht of her kind in the world. Built in almost complete silence at […]

The Ragnar Project Brings Cutting-Edge to Exploration

Following on from the success of Legend, ICON Yachts is now set to introduce a new standard for explorer yachting with a striking new conversion project. The 68-metre former-naval ship Sanaborg is now set to be reborn as Ragnar, a superyacht with no limitations. A comparatively younger vessel, Sanaborg was launched in 2012 as an ice-break multipurpose […]

The Benetti FB 273 Charges Forward for 2019 Launch

Designed by Benetti, the latest FB 273 superyacht project (a.k.a. Alkhor) is advancing rapidly in line for her launch in 2019. With distinctive style and expert construction from the Italian giants, we take a look at just one of the projects bringing Benetti into a new era. With her aluminium hull and superstructure connected at the […]

Project Maximus concept rearranges the superyacht

Clifford Denn already has a portfolio that puts him in the elite category of maritime designers having previously designed passenger cruise liners for Cunard (such as the Queen Mary 2) and P&O. His latest concept, Project Maximus, shown at the Monaco Yacht Show last week, could begin a trend for superyachts by putting the wheelhouse […]

The GTT 115: Launching a Modern Gentleman’s Yacht

Dynamiq is delighted to announce the launch of the GTT 115, the avant-garde hybrid superyacht designed in conjunction with cult Studio F. A. Porsche. “The launch is the culmination of a long process of design and development to introduce a new kind of superyacht to the market,” says Sergei Dobroserdov, CEO of Dynamiq. “The modern […]

Highspeed yacht crew requiring highspeed navigation training

The increase in yacht speed and performance has also meant an increase in the requirement for highspeed navigation training.  New highspeed (30kn+) vessels being produced have required a new set of skills from their crew. It has been noticed that officers and crew have struggled to keep up with demands on their bridge team management […]

The Gotham Project Superyacht is Becoming a Reality

The stealthy Gotham Project looks like the caped crusader of superyachts, but it’s designed around comfort and accessibility. One of the coolest-ever yacht concepts, inspired by Batman’s mask, took a turn toward reality after four years of planning. The keel-laying ceremony for the Gotham Project, the sleek, black 150-footer with a pointed bow and Batman-ears arch, […]