Lurssen Yachts News Archive

  • Lurssen Yachts

    Lurssen has remained a family-run German shipyard since
    its inception in 1875 and is now in its fourth
    generation of private ownership. The company was..

  • Lürssen Project Icecap Sold by Moran Yacht & Ship March 20 2018

    Lürssen Project Icecap Sold by Moran Yacht & Ship

    Under construction at Lürssen Yachts, Moran Yacht & Ship has
    today announced the sale of Project Icecap; a 109-metre motor
    yacht with state-of-the-art technology surrounding energy saving..

  • Design Retrospective: The Icons of Timeless Evolution February 08 2018

    Design Retrospective: The Icons of Timeless Evolution

    With the view of yachting evolving across the world - be it due
    to bolder designs or shifting trends in taste and function - we
    celebrate the changing lines interpreting modern timeless style...

  • An Ocean Masterpiece on Solandge January 18 2018

    An Ocean Masterpiece on Solandge

    A Lürssen Yachts'masterpiece, M/Y Solandge is the lady of the
    ocean with size in her favour, all 85-metres to be exact.
    Available to charter with Moran Yacht & Ship, breaking waves..

  • The Top 100 Fleet in Focus: Kismet's Art Deco Glamour January 11 2018

    The Top 100 Fleet in Focus: Kismet's Art Deco Glamour

    As a Top 100 contender, Kismet is one of the most iconic
    superyachts in the world. If topping the list of the largest
    M/Y's wasn't enough Kismet offers a modern elegance unseen in..

  • Design Retrospective: 10 Years of Iconic Top 100 Yachts January 11 2018

    Design Retrospective: 10 Years of Iconic Top 100 Yachts

    The last ten years has blazed a trail in terms of both size and
    style within the Top 100 largest yachts in the world. With a new
    year of breakthrough projects ahead of us, we take a look at the..

  • Top 100 Forecast: The Largest Yachts Arriving in 2018 January 09 2018

    Top 100 Forecast: The Largest Yachts Arriving in 2018

    Last year, the Top 100 welcomed ground-breaking new launches
    Thunder, Jubilee, Aviva and Areti. Now, with a new year ahead and
    order books across the world filled with new revolutions, we look..

  • On the Market: Coral Ocean joins the Moran Sales Fleet January 04 2018

    On the Market: Coral Ocean joins the Moran Sales Fleet

    Moran Yacht & Ship has announced their appointment as Worldwide
    Central Agents for the sale of the 72.6-metre Lürssen spectacle;
    M/Y Coral Ocean. Her name alone, a glamorous sentiment of a..

  • Charter Yacht Focus: Superyacht Martha Ann December 13 2017

    Charter Yacht Focus: Superyacht Martha Ann

    The 70,10-metre charter powerhouse Martha Ann is a blank page for
    guests stepping on board, with a world of diverse experiences on
    offer and a busy schedule across one of the greatest cruising..

  • Yachts of the Year: The 2017 New Project Focus December 11 2017

    Yachts of the Year: The 2017 New Project Focus

    From Italian chic to cutting-edge explorers, 2017 has been a year
    of teasers from design studios and shipyards previewing the
    latest superyachts to enter construction and head toward the..

  • Yachts of the Year: A Rundown of 2017’s Top Launches December 11 2017

    Yachts of the Year: A Rundown of 2017’s Top Launches

    The launches of 2017 are a remarkable reflection of custom trends
    at the heart of the industry; from size, adventure and efficiency
    to cutting-edge style. With 2018 on the horizon, we’re delivering..

  • The Fort Lauderdale Boat Show Round Up 2017 November 09 2017

    The Fort Lauderdale Boat Show Round Up 2017

    The shores of Fort Lauderdale played host to this years 58th Fort
    Lauderdale International Boat Show magnetising its industry,
    owners and some of the greatest and most eagerly awaited fleet..

  • Project Fiji: Lürssen's Latest Superyacht Hits the Water November 02 2017

    Project Fiji: Lürssen's Latest Superyacht Hits the Water

    Following her sale at the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show in 2015,
    Project Fiji has been seen on the water for the first time and,
    thanks to insights from both broker and builder, we take a look..

  • The Latest & Greatest at the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show October 19 2017

    The Latest & Greatest at the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show

    With just 13 days left until we hit the banks of Florida for the
    continent’s biggest boat show, we’re kicking off the winter
    season with a list of all the superyachts we’re most looking..

  • MYS: Lürssen on the Future of Large Yachts & Lifestyle September 27 2017

    MYS: Lürssen on the Future of Large Yachts & Lifestyle

    With a first hand insight from Peter Lürssen at the Breaking News
    Centre we discuss the changing lifestyles of Lürssen yachts, the
    staying power of the classic yacht, as well as refit and..

  • Project Redwood: An Update from the Design Studio August 01 2017

    Project Redwood: An Update from the Design Studio

    Nuvolari-Lenard, one of the most innovative and largest yacht
    design studios in the world, has released new design details of
    Project Redwood, a 139-metre Lurssen spectacle expected to be..

  • A Mediterranean Debut at MYS: Superyacht Areti July 20 2017

    A Mediterranean Debut at MYS: Superyacht Areti

    The beguiling Project Sasha, now christened Areti, stands at a
    stunning 85-metres in length and is ready to make her ocean debut
    at Monaco Yacht Show. With a partnership of prime British talent..

  • Espen Collaborations that Stunned the Industry July 05 2017

    Espen Collaborations that Stunned the Industry

    With pen to paper, a journey begins, one that captures the very
    essence of design; a desire to transform an organic artistic
    vision into reality. We take a glimpse into Espen Oeino, a leader..

  • Superyacht Titania: True Sophistication in Design July 04 2017

    Superyacht Titania: True Sophistication in Design

    The Lurssen delivery of Titania, a 73m wonder that glided the
    ocean with poise and elegance, made its refit debut in 2012. This
    welcome refit combined the stamp of a Lurssen pedigree with the..

  • Eyes on the Storm: Project Thunder Begins Sea Trials June 29 2017

    Eyes on the Storm: Project Thunder Begins Sea Trials

    As if Project Thunder hadn't captivated the industry enough by
    being one of the largest superyacht builds of the year, this
    Lurssen spectacle of 135-metres took the world by storm once..

  • Transatlantic Sophistication: Lürssen's Aurora Delivered June 13 2017

    Transatlantic Sophistication: Lürssen's Aurora Delivered

    When Project Gatsby hit the water as ‘Aurora’ in March, the
    global superyacht fleet welcomed a stunning modern classic to its
    ranks with exemplary styling from Winch Design. Now Moran Yacht &..

  • Sold: Moran Signs Second Lürssen with Northern Star June 02 2017

    Sold: Moran Signs Second Lürssen with Northern Star

    After taking a closer look at the sophisticated interior of
    Northern Star only yesterday, Moran Yacht & Ship has come forward
    with an announcement of its successful sale; bringing a new owner..

  • Superyacht Northern Star: Discovering Decadence June 01 2017

    Superyacht Northern Star: Discovering Decadence

    From the pen of designer Espen Oeino came the 75.40m Northern
    Star, launched into the waters of Rendsburg by Lürssen Yachts in
    2009. With a 'country home meets French Boudoir' interior by..

  • Top Superyachts to Charter at The Cannes Film Festival April 24 2017

    Top Superyachts to Charter at The Cannes Film Festival

    Between 17 to 28 May in the heart of Cannes, the Old Port will
    play host to those visiting the 70th Annual Film Festival as one
    of the most enviable events on the French Riviera. With an..

  • Superyacht Areti: The Latest Launch from Lürssen April 11 2017

    Superyacht Areti: The Latest Launch from Lürssen

    Lürssen Yachts has this week unveiled a first-look at superyacht
    Areti, yet another Top 100 entry believed to be the 85-metre
    (278’ft) Project Sasha.

  • Lürssen Launches Top 100 Superyacht Project Thunder April 03 2017

    Lürssen Launches Top 100 Superyacht Project Thunder

    Measuring over 120-metres (393'7"ft), the brand-new superyacht
    Project Thunder has today launched at the Lürssen Yachts shipyard
    in Germany.