S.Y. Black Pearl has recently been spotted on sea trials in the Netherlands, the 106m yacht by Oceanco features a 3 masted Dyna-Rig similar to the Maltese Falcon. There is only limited information available at this stage however it is believed to be around 2,700 gt and is owned by the Russian, Oleg Burlakov, active in…

Feadship has released yet another masterpiece recently as the 97m M.Y. Vertigo emerges from the Makkum (NL) shipbuilding yard. The striking design was conceived Redman Whiteley Dixon and Chahan Interior Design which has delivered a new level of sophistication of elegant curves and sweeping hull lines. Vertigo features many ground breaking technological advances including a…

More yachts for the super rich

The worlds Billionaires seem unfazed by any global economic uncertainty as the yachting industry booms, in 2015 sales of vessels greater than 24 metres increased by 40%, coinciding with an increase in sales of classic cars by 17% and luxury watches by 5% as reported by Knight Frank Wealth Report. Surprisingly though the number of…

New Build Superyacht being launched

Being involved with the construction of a new superyacht project can be an exciting challenge, but how can you find these jobs ? New build yacht jobs are some of the hardest to find as typically the captain, engineer or project manager have contacts and previous crew in mind to recruit into the positions. The…

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