Abeking & Rasmussen News Archive

  • Abeking & Rasmussen

    Abeking & Rasmussen (A&R) is a famous German shipyard
    with a global reputation for highest quality custom
    made motor yachts from 45 to 125 metres.

  • Word from the Captain: Cloudbreak Exploring the Med April 11 2019

    Word from the Captain: Cloudbreak Exploring the Med

    With two years as Captain of one of Abeking and Rasmussen’s most
    iconic superyachts, Jim Aladin has travelled the globe, leading
    some of the world’s most far-flung charters. With 75m Cloudbreak..

  • IYC Put on a Spread in Florida March 28 2019

    IYC Put on a Spread in Florida

    This weekend ushers in one of the biggest annual yachting events.
    Palm Beach International Boat Show is the much-anticipated
    bonanza of browsing and buying that sees builders and brokerages..

  • Part 1: The Ones to Watch at Palm Beach Boat Show March 14 2019

    Part 1: The Ones to Watch at Palm Beach Boat Show

    One of the most eagerly anticipated shows of the year, Palm Beach
    International Boat Show merges stylish vessels and stand-out
    events. Superyachts.com have created a comprehensive guide of..

  • The Must-Sees of Miami Yacht Show February 07 2019

    The Must-Sees of Miami Yacht Show

    From February 14-18, the biggest and best in boating flock to
    Florida for the annual Miami Yacht Show. This year, household
    names in build and brokerage will be docked along the glittering..

  • Interior Insight: The Aptly Named Excellence V January 30 2019

    Interior Insight: The Aptly Named Excellence V

    Currently for sale with Burgess, Excellence V is an impressive
    Abeking and Rasmussen build that encapsulates the meaning of
    Northern European yacht building. We take a look at her stunning..

  • Fierce Top 100 Contenders: The Yachts On The Edge January 16 2019

    Fierce Top 100 Contenders: The Yachts On The Edge

    With so much focus on the Top 100, it's sometimes easy to forget
    the countless other iconic yachts that just missed out on a
    position. Whether they historically entered but have now slipped..

  • The Biggest Sales for Brokerages in 2018 December 20 2018

    The Biggest Sales for Brokerages in 2018

    2018 has witnessed landmark buys, with some of the best builds
    changing hands and long awaited concepts being snapped up by
    savvy buyers. As an exciting year of business draws to a close,..

  • Yachts of the Year: 2018’s Biggest & Best December 20 2018

    Yachts of the Year: 2018’s Biggest & Best

    Now 2018 is nearly a distant memory, we’re taking a look back at
    the year in retrospect. With 9 launches entering the Top 100 (our
    forecast of the largest yachts in the world) in just 12 short..

  • M/Y Kibo Sold in Deal by Merle Wood and Cecil Wright November 27 2018

    M/Y Kibo Sold in Deal by Merle Wood and Cecil Wright

    82 metre motoryacht Kibo has been sold and renamed Grace in a
    successful brokerage deal between Merle Wood representing the
    seller and Chris Cecil-Wright of Cecil Wright and Partners..

  • FLIBS 2018: Interior Insight of Lady Sheridan October 30 2018

    FLIBS 2018: Interior Insight of Lady Sheridan

    FLIBS 2018 is finally underway, and we continue to shine the
    spotlight on the boats currently moored at the floating docks of
    Fort Lauderdale. One such vessel is Lady Sheridan (available for..

  • FLIBS First Look: The List So Far October 16 2018

    FLIBS First Look: The List So Far

    Spanning 6 locations across 6 miles of floating docks, FLIBS is
    the world’s largest in-water show exhibiting the most impressive
    yachts on the market. Industry giants will be bringing their..

  • Elysian for Sale and En Route to MYS September 04 2018

    Elysian for Sale and En Route to MYS

    Burgess is delighted to announce that Elysian is for sale with an
    asking price of 47.5 million euros. The 60-metre superyacht will
    attend the Monaco Yacht Show (MYS) taking place later this month...

  • Largest Superyachts of MYS 2018 July 24 2018

    Largest Superyachts of MYS 2018

    In anticipation of the biggest yacht show of the year, Monaco
    Yacht Show (MYS), we give you a breakdown of some of the largest
    yachts to look out for this year from the outstanding fleet of..

  • 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..

  • Spotlight on Aviva: Building a True Home at Sea March 21 2018

    Spotlight on Aviva: Building a True Home at Sea

    When owners return to the same shipyard and designer to
    commission a new build, it’s not only a compliment but provides a
    platform for some of the most in-tune builds on the water. Born..

  • Designing Exploration with Cloudbreak January 23 2018

    Designing Exploration with Cloudbreak

    Abeking & Rasmussen’s 72.5m Explorer Cloudbreak, illustrates the
    growing desire for adventure synonymous with the thriving
    Explorer market. Proving discovery, for a new generation of..

  • Charter Yacht Focus: The Idyllic Lifestyle of Amaryllis November 30 2017

    Charter Yacht Focus: The Idyllic Lifestyle of Amaryllis

    A work of art in itself, the Abeking & Rasmussen superyacht
    Amaryllis is an example of style, grace and charter appeal. On
    the market with Hill Robinson, we take a look at the stand out..

  • MYS: Abeking & Rasmussen on Building Giants October 04 2017

    MYS: Abeking & Rasmussen on Building Giants

    When Aviva broke onto the scene at the close of 2016, Abeking &
    Rasmussen presented a new style and a new era for both client and
    shipyard in just one project. Their largest yacht to date, we..

  • New Superyacht Leaves the Abeking & Rasmussen Yard July 07 2017

    New Superyacht Leaves the Abeking & Rasmussen Yard

    German yacht-builder Abeking & Rasmussen has today shared an
    insight into their latest 74-metre superyacht project (Hull
    #6502) as it exits the shipyard; providing the world with a first..

  •  Top 100: Superyacht Aviva Delivered May 12 2017

    Top 100: Superyacht Aviva Delivered

    The colossal 98.4-metre M/Y 'AVIVA' by Abeking & Rasmussen, has
    left its birth place, emerging from its German Shipyard to grace
    its new owners. With joint talent of Toby Silverton and Reymond..

  • Superyacht Cloudbreak: Beneath the Adventure April 27 2017

    Superyacht Cloudbreak: Beneath the Adventure

    Glance too quickly and you could mistake Abeking & Rassmusen’s
    ice-shattering 72-meter expedition yacht, Cloudbreak for a
    military operation. On the inside, she’s mistaken for a very..

  • Yacht Charter Focus: Achieving Nirvana on Elysian April 25 2017

    Yacht Charter Focus: Achieving Nirvana on Elysian

    An almost literal translation of heaven, Elysian is a
    custom-built 60-metre motor yacht from Abeking & Rasmussen,
    available to charter as a retro-contemporary living space on the..

  • The Top Launches of 2017: First Quarter March 23 2017

    The Top Launches of 2017: First Quarter

    The start of 2017 has carried the trend of last year’s
    ground-breaking launches through to a new phase of spectacle and
    size, bringing forward an exciting fleet of cutting-edge designs..

  • Abeking & Rasmussen Launches Aviva into the Top 100 January 13 2017

    Abeking & Rasmussen Launches Aviva into the Top 100

    German yacht-builder Abeking & Rasmussen has today announced the
    official launch of the 98-metre superyacht Aviva, providing an
    unprecedented look at the first superyacht to enter the Top 100..

  • The Superyachts.com 2017 Top 100 Launch Forecast January 06 2017

    The Superyachts.com 2017 Top 100 Launch Forecast

    The Top 100 Largest Yachts welcome revolutionary projects to its
    ranks every year, with new and exciting superyachts entering the
    water and raising the bar in terms of both creativity and size...