Blohm + Voss News Archive
The German Fair Trade Commission has approved the acquisition of
German shipyard Blohm+Voss GmbH by Luerssen Maritime
Beteiligungen GmbH & Co. KG, it has been confirmed.
Family owned and Bremen based shipyard, Lürssen and Blohm+Voss
shipyard in Hamburg are embarking on a new future together. With
the acquisition of Blohm+Voss, Lürssen is entering into a long..
Built in 2008 by Blohm+Voss, superyacht A is undoubtedly one of
the most iconic superyachts on the water today. With a
revolutionary design by radical thinker and revered designer..
After announcing a new refit and maintenance facility in the
South of France, Blohm + Voss has today revealed the key members
of industry representing the German superyacht builder in the..
Partnering with La Ciotat Shipyards, Blohm + Voss has today
announced a new initiative which will bring about a new
superyacht refit and maintenance shipyard in the South of France..
Blohm + Voss has released images previewing the latest superyacht
project to enter construction, the BV80. Revealing the first hull
sections of the new 80 metre superyacht, the BV80 underwent keel..
It is exciting times for German builder Blohm + Voss and in
particular Fred Van Beers, who was appointed as the new CEO at
the start of 2015.
Fred van Beers, the newly appointed CEO for Blohm+Voss in Hamburg
addressed all 1,100 Blohm+Voss employees this month to announce
details of an aggressive new investment plan that has been..
A notion of change is surrounding industry movement across 2015,
and Blohm+Voss are no exception to the rule. Shortly after the
announcement that Fred van Beers will be joining Blohm+Voss as..
Taking place at the ME Hotel in the heart of London,
Superyachts.com & Y.CO once again hosted the event which
marks the start of the year with the Top 100 Press Day and Top..
Blohm+Voss has today announced the appointment of Fred van Beers
as its Chief Executive Officer Management Board (CEO). Active as
of 1 March 2015, Fred van Beers will take over from Dr Herbert..
Blohm + Voss caused a real stir earlier this month when they
announced a new 80-metre design concept in conjunction with
Eidsgaard to showcase the duo’s innovation in engineering.
Over the past 137 years Blohm+Voss has built almost 1,000
extraordinary vessels, and this week the German shipyard has
announced a new 80m design in conjunction with Eidsgaard to..
The eagerly anticipated superyacht "Graceful" has left
her berth in Hamburg on Friday, April 18 after the shipyard
successfully achieved a challenging 23 month completion..
A 90-metre superyacht designed by world renowned architect Zaha
Hadid has been showcased in Hong Kong.
The 82 metre Graceful was without question one of the stand-out
launches of 2013, boasting as it does some truly innovative
design features and expert construction by industry heavyweights..
Blohm + Voss has today announced the successful launch of the 82m
superyacht Project Graceful.
Taking place at a private viewing in Mayfair’s David Gill
Gallery, Blohm+Voss last night announced a new collaboration with
Pritzker prize-winning architect Zaha Hadid on a radical new..
Blohm + Voss, one of the world’s most historical shipyards,
are familiar with eclipsing others with their ground-breaking
projects down the years.
Currently undergoing the final phases of construction, the
striking 82m superyacht Graceful is the result of an outstanding
collaboration which will enter the global superyacht fleet at the..
Builders of the Bismarck and world renowned luxury yacht
construction experts, Blohm + Voss have been one of the
forerunners of the superyacht industry for many years.
German shipbuilder Blohm & Voss is to be purchased by STAR
Capital Partners, a leading European fund manager, as part of a
deal that also includes several of the shipyard’s adjoining..
The largest yacht in the world recently left the Blohm + Voss
shipyard after undergoing further trials and tests. Now, the
long-awaited delivery of the 163m superyacht has reportedly taken..
Featuring classic lines and state-of-the-art equipment with the
established Blohm + Voss engineering techniques, this 111m
Vintage motor yacht is the shipyards latest development.
The largest yacht in the world, motor yacht Eclipse, is said to
be undergoing further sea trials, tests and adjustments at Blohm
+ Voss before being delivered to her owner.