Burgess News Archive

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    Burgess was built on a love of yachting. Founded in
    1975 by Nigel Burgess, renowned sailor and worldwide
    single-handed ocean racer, he created a company with an..

  • Abeking & Rasmussen Launch Superyacht Elandess May 09 2018

    Abeking & Rasmussen Launch Superyacht Elandess

    Making her mark in Abeking and Rasmussen’s portfolio of
    superyachts over 45m, 74m Elandess emerged from the yard’s
    Lemwerder shed earlier this week, presenting yet another Top..

  • The Must-See Arrivals of The Superyacht Show 2018 May 02 2018

    The Must-See Arrivals of The Superyacht Show 2018

    The first annual Barcelona ‘Superyacht Show’ opened today on the
    docks of OneOcean Port Vell in the historic Spanish city,
    welcoming a fleet of impressive superyachts for the grand-opening..

  • Charter Focus: The Power & Prowess of Alfa Nero April 25 2018

    Charter Focus: The Power & Prowess of Alfa Nero

    The yacht that broke the mould, Alfa Nero is an icon in the
    superyacht community and an 82-metre luxury masterpiece with
    global charter appeal. With Summer heating up, we take a look at..

  • Interior Insight: Accented Simplicity on Joy April 19 2018

    Interior Insight: Accented Simplicity on Joy

    When Feadship brought 70M Joy to the water, she came with high
    expectation. Living up to the yard’s standards in silhouette and
    style, her exterior lines commanded attention and the industry..

  • The Must-See Superyachts of the Palm Beach Boat Show March 15 2018

    The Must-See Superyachts of the Palm Beach Boat Show

    With a spotlight pointed firmly on the inventory of America
    thanks to the rising demand of more confident owners, the U.S.
    shows such as Miami, Fort Lauderdale and this month’s Palm Beach..

  • The Must-See Superyachts at the Miami Yacht Show January 31 2018

    The Must-See Superyachts at the Miami Yacht Show

    From February 15th, the yachting community in Miami will return
    to Collins Avenue for the brand-new instalment of the Miami Yacht
    Show. With a wealth of yachts from 30 feet to 83-metres, this is..

  • Hemisphere: Beyond The Charter Experience January 24 2018

    Hemisphere: Beyond The Charter Experience

    The ‘World’s Biggest Catamaran’ is a title held by only one
    superyacht: Hemisphere. At 44.3-metres, it’s a magnificence
    that’s difficult to comprehend until you step on board, where the..

  • The Classic and The Contemporary on CRN's Katharine January 18 2018

    The Classic and The Contemporary on CRN's Katharine

    On board M/Y Katharine there's an air of sophistication far
    beyond that of other superyachts on the market. Built in 2000 by
    CRN, her elegance and gentleman’s appeal takes the classic..

  • Lucky Lady: A Charter on the Edge of Excellence January 18 2018

    Lucky Lady: A Charter on the Edge of Excellence

    A fresh, Carribean morning was the perfect time to experience
    Lucky Lady. With the sun providing just enough light to enhance
    her warming, burnt-orange interiors we were greeted by the..

  • Lessons in Speed and Style: Chartering Grey Matters January 11 2018

    Lessons in Speed and Style: Chartering Grey Matters

    When we stepped on board 45.7-metre (150’) Palmer Johnson, Grey
    Matters at the Antigua Charter Show, we discovered a yacht
    perfect for the modern day charterer. A 2007 build that wouldn’t..

  • The Largest Yachts in the World for Charter in 2018 January 09 2018

    The Largest Yachts in the World for Charter in 2018

    Whether the goal is relaxation, exploration or entertainment, the
    charter lifestyle on board one of the largest yachts in the world
    is, quite possibly, the fastest route to achieving personal..

  • Superyacht Charter Focus: Going Green on Grace E January 04 2018

    Superyacht Charter Focus: Going Green on Grace E

    The plush 73-metre superyacht giant Grace E, offers her guests a
    unique experience on board the environmentally, ever-chic Italian
    stallion by Perini Navi. Available to charter with Burgess..

  • Westport Charter Icon Wabi Sabi Finds New Owner December 11 2017

    Westport Charter Icon Wabi Sabi Finds New Owner

    One of the finest Westport yachts on the water, the 50-metre Wabi
    Sabi has been announced as sold by Burgess & Moran Yacht & Ship.
    Now sailing under the name ‘Hospitality’, this global voyager is..

  • Charter Yacht Focus: The Revival of Aquila December 07 2017

    Charter Yacht Focus: The Revival of Aquila

    Cakewalk is world renowned as the largest American-made
    superyacht since the 1930s; however, after her sale and
    subsequent refit, Cakewalk entered a new era as Aquila. Quickly..

  • Superyacht Nero: The Re-Birth of an Icon November 27 2017

    Superyacht Nero: The Re-Birth of an Icon

    The history behind J.P. Morgan’s Corsair yacht spans centuries,
    and inspired the creation of the 90-metre superyacht Nero; one of
    the most iconic superyachts on the water today. Known for a..

  • On the Market: The Best of American Build November 23 2017

    On the Market: The Best of American Build

    As our focus shifts to the growth and activity of the modern
    American market, we take a look at the best of U.S. build
    available for both sale and charter this Thanksgiving.

  • FLIBS Fleet: Exploring the World on Wabi Sabi November 02 2017

    FLIBS Fleet: Exploring the World on Wabi Sabi

    As the Westport shipyard considers new solutions for clients
    looking to go bigger, we take a look at the largest in the
    American builder’s range - the 164’ - and the finest example on..

  • The Sale of a Giant: 107m Kleven Explorer Ulysses Sold October 19 2017

    The Sale of a Giant: 107m Kleven Explorer Ulysses Sold

    When exploring giant, Ulysses hit the waters of Norwegian
    shipyard, Kleven back in 2015, she did so with a resounding thud.
    Built from the ground up in solid steel and placing at number 35..

  • MYS: Burgess Discuss the Modern Yachting Landscape September 27 2017

    MYS: Burgess Discuss the Modern Yachting Landscape

    With an ever expanding brokerage landscape with new owners,
    designs and larger-than-life sales, Burgess Yachts remain major
    contenders within the blossoming brokerage industry, bringing the..

  • Yacht Charter Focus: The Modern Masterpiece of Joy September 06 2017

    Yacht Charter Focus: The Modern Masterpiece of Joy

    Carved from the unique minds of Bannenberg & Rowell, Joy is an
    instantly recognisable superyacht with modern lines and a
    lifestyle on board like no other. This is one of the finest..

  • MYS Update: CRN’s Cloud 9 Joins the 2017 Fleet July 28 2017

    MYS Update: CRN’s Cloud 9 Joins the 2017 Fleet

    The jewel in the crown of CRN’s year, Cloud 9 entered the water
    with an explosion of colour and awe as the latest evolution of
    Italian style joined the global superyacht fleet. Now, CRN has..

  • Project Days: Space & Lifestyle Without Limitations July 26 2017

    Project Days: Space & Lifestyle Without Limitations

    The latest in-construction insight has arrived from the
    yacht-builders CCN on the 68-metre explorer project ‘Days’.
    Fully-custom, spacious and proceeding according to plan, we take..

  • Oceanco's Latest Top 100 Superyacht Jubilee Delivered July 07 2017

    Oceanco's Latest Top 100 Superyacht Jubilee Delivered

    Superyacht Jubilee has been successfully delivered this week by
    Dutch shipyard Oceanco, with Burgess - the brokerage house who
    brought the project to the yard - now bringing the 110-metre..