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Superyacht Transit Time Reduced By Suez Canal Expansion

Superyacht Transit Time Reduced By Suez Canal Expansion. The expansion of the Suez Canal by the country of Egypt, an $8.6 billion project that will allow two-way traffic through the creation of a new 72km channel, is slated for completion in early August. The new channel is expected to reduce the waiting time for transiting…

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Heesen Delivers 55 Meter Superyacht Azamanta

Heesen Yachts has announced delivery of their latest vessel, the 55m fast displacement superyacht Azamanta. Van Oossanen Naval Architects in partnership with Heesen’s in-house engineering team developed Azamanta to safely cruise in high latitudes with an ice-reinforced steel hull. Omega Architects developed her straight, cutting exterior lines that signature features such as distinctive carved lines…

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Superyacht Kiss 46.4 Meters Delivered By Feadship

Feadship has delivered its second superyacht designed by the award-winning Dubois Yachts. Currently available for sale, the 46.4m tri-deck KISS boasts a powerful exterior profile. The upper deck is devoted entirely to the owner and consists of a private apartment, complete with a six-seat dining table on the aft deck and a gorgeous saloon. Guest…


Yacht Sales Volume Increases Significantly In June

June 2015 experienced the best overall sales volume for boats sold by brokers in eight years. During the month, 3,649 boats were sold, representing a 3 percent rise in sales, the best figure since June 2007. The only month that experienced better overall sales was May 2014 with 3,661 boats exchanging hands. An area experiencing…


Superyacht Marina Facilities In Australia Expanding

Two of Australia’s most high profile marina have begun to upgrade their berthing facilities to better accommodate superyachts. A multimillion-dollar investment is in its initial stages at The Spit in Sydney’s Middle Harbor whereby the marina will receive refurbishing along with an expansion of 32 berths measuring 25.8m (85 ft.) and two births of 30.5m…

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Megayacht Builder Christensen Yachts Shipyard’s Assets: Luken Awarded All Of Them.

Tennessee businessman Henry Luken, who previously owned 50% of Christensen Shipyard’s shares, has been approved as buyer of the company’s entire assets. The purchase includes $5.5 million in tangle and intangible assets, machinery and computer software for trademarks and contracts for the construction of several hulls. The Vancouver, WA,-based company had formerly been controlled by…


Trinity Megayachts SOLD! Harvey Gulf International Marine Acquires Trinity Yachts

Transportation company Harvey Gulf International Marine has acquired superyacht builder Trinity Yachts and all of its affiliated commercial vessel companies, including Gulf Coast Shipyard in Gulfport, MS. Gulf Coast Shipyard Group also includes facilities in New Orleans. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed. Harvey Gulf describes itself as a marine transportation company specializing…