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This week saw much cause for celebration for Italian shipbuilder Baglietto, who launched the 55M M/Y Severin°s from its La Spezia shipyard.
Heesen have announced the launch of Project Boreas, a 50 metre full-aluminium motor yacht, from its shipyard in Oss. With a contemporary exterior design by Frank Laupman of Omega Architects, and an interior tailored to the Owner’s vision by Mark Whiteley, she will be delivered in August following her sea trials in Hellevoetsluis.
The bar has been set for environmentally-conscious yachting, and set high. The launch of Nobiskrug’s 80 metre motor yacht artefact in Rendsburg encapsulates the German builder’s forward-thinking approach to green yachting. This innovative and efficient yacht is the product of over two years of shrewd research and development, followed by three years of construction. Artefact, as Captain Aaron T. Clark puts it, is a “game changer” for the industry.
This morning saw exciting news from the world-leading shipyard Lurssen Yachts - the launch of the 130m + Project Lightning from its Bremen shipyard in Germany.
Ground-breaking innovation is at the heart of every project taken on by Dutch yacht builders Feadship, and the unveiling of Project 818 last Friday certainly displayed this. The 77.25 meter motor yacht was revealed via a live broadcast, the first ever for such an event.
Back in March, Superyachts.com reported on the successful launch of Columbus Yachts, brand of Palumbo Superyachts, largest yacht to date, M/Y Dragon. Weeks later, new imagery, video and further information about the brand’s new flagship have emerged. We take a closer look at the 80m built in just 27 months.