Interviews Archive (663)

  • Yacht of the Week: M/Y Dubai

    This week we spoke with Andrew Winch, of Winch Design, on one of his older, yet one of his most impressive, projects - 162m M/Y Dubai, our yacht of the week. Launched in 2006 by Platinum Yachts , with...

  • Decades of Design: Malcolm McKeon

    Malcolm McKeon is a name that will be familiar to many if not all within the yachting industry, especially within the sailing community.

  • The World Sailing Trust – A Catalyst for Change

    In June of 2018, it was announced at the Volvo Ocean Race Ocean Summit in the Netherlands that a new global charity had been launched - the World Sailing Trust, a unique governing body that has been...

  • Decades of Design: Cristiano Gatto

    With offices in Italy, France and the United Kingdom, Cristiano Gatto Design Team has delivered 189 projects under the leadership of principal Cristiano Gatto.

  • Decades of Design: Greg Marshall

    While the United Kingdom may be home to the majority of the world’s superyacht design community, there are a few big names further afield but just the one in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.

  • Owner’s Rep Takes on Yacht Management

    There are many challenges owners’ representatives face during the course of a yacht build, however, when the project truly pushes the boundaries of innovation and technology, the pressure can be...

  • Decades of Design: Mick Leach

    Award-winning 96m Palladium, 67m Solemar (now Calypso) and 67m Anna (now Anna I) are all projects penned by British design studio Michael Leach Design.

  • An Era of Exciting Expansion at Hill Robinson

    In an engaging interview with Nick Hill, one of the partners at Hill Robinson Yacht Management, we discuss the management market and the last six months of developments that Hill Robinson has...

  • Decades of Design: Jonny Horsfield

    At the end of May we introduced a new feature series called Decades of Design. In it we reflect on the careers of designers who came into the industry as young hopefuls and have now become some of our...

  • Revolutionising the Superyacht Experience with...

    From speakers and subwoofers, tech services like MyConcierge for ordering on board to user friendly CCTV and navigational data, Video Works encompasses a range of stand out systems that revolutionise...

  • Making a Mark at Marigot Bay Resort & Marina

    Marigot Bay Resort & Marina is one of the Caribbean's most luxurious and unique yachting destinations. Aiming to become the best-quality marina in the region, Superyachts.com quizzed Marina Manager...

  • Decades of Design: Steve Gresham

    Over the past few years there has been an increase in the availability and exposure of yacht-specific design courses. However, what was it like for those who started their careers 30 years ago? In...

  • The Rise of Fuel-Efficient, Long-Distance Explorers

    Producing a yacht in today’s environmentally sensitive era, it would be remiss of any yacht builder to overlook the sustainable qualities of its creations. As superyachts come under media scrutiny...

  • CdM on Building an Exciting Future for Exploration

    Following the delivery of the latest Darwin Class 102 and Nauta Air 111 adventure vessels, CDM is facing new demand and an order book of explorers placing a spotlight on the Italian master craftsmen....

  • Catching Up on the Future with Dynamiq Yachts

    Unveiling the latest from their design-room, Dynamiq Yachts are becoming synonymous with futurism. Changing the face of traditional yacht building, the Italian yard brought Jetsetter to the water just...

  • Stories from the Beyond: Exploring the World on Yersin

    Yersin, an exploration vessel embodying range, carbon-neutral sailing and adventure, is global pioneer of some experience. This 76-metre icebreaker is the epitome of old-school sophistication with a...

  • Tony Castro on Future-Proof Superyacht Design

    With more intricately styled superyachts emerging than ever before, the designers of the yachting industry are facing an interesting challenge; turning ambitious demand into future-proof products....

  • In Conversation: Peter Thompson on Global Expansion

    From the recent sale of Skyfall to the speculation around Spectre; TWW Yachts has made their mark on the industry since appearing as a new name with experienced hands just 2 short years ago. With...

  • Tim Heywood on the Evolution of Design Classics

    The strength of traditional superyacht style stems from the ability to withstand the test of time; however, the ideals of classic style are changing in the face of rapidly advancing technology and...

  • Talking Yacht Design: 40 Years of Studio Spadolini

    The term ‘timeless classic’ is used flippantly in the world of yacht design. However, with 40 successful years at the forefront of the industry, Tommaso Spadolini is one yacht designer who has earned...

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