Amels News Archive

  • AMELS 60: Second Amels x Espen Under Construction August 08 2019

    AMELS 60: Second Amels x Espen Under Construction

    Construction has begun on the second collaboration between
    renowned shipyard Amels and design mastermind Espen Øino. AMELS
    60 becomes the latest of the Dutch shipyard’s Limited Edition..

  • Editor’s Note: Launches, Sea Trials, Deliveries & More August 08 2019

    Editor’s Note: Launches, Sea Trials, Deliveries & More

    Last week, we at Superyachts.com brought the news of an active
    market showing no signs of slowing for the summer season. This
    week, we hope you will find we’ve done the same, with our lead..

  • Lighting Up the Seas with 67.7m Aurora Borealis July 24 2019

    Lighting Up the Seas with 67.7m Aurora Borealis

    When it comes to the dream luxury yacht, very few compare to the
    67.7m Amels flagship Aurora Borealis.

  • Joy Rider Launched: Damen’s First 46M Yacht Support July 11 2019

    Joy Rider Launched: Damen’s First 46M Yacht Support

    Last week Damen’s Gorinchem shipyard in South Holland saw the
    launch of its first 46-metre YS 4508 yacht support vessel, named
    Joy Rider.

  • Star-Studded Cast of MYS 2019 Attendees Announced July 05 2019

    Star-Studded Cast of MYS 2019 Attendees Announced

    Every September, the crème de la crème of the world superyacht
    fleet have only one destination in mind: the Monaco Yacht Show.
    For four action-packed days, one of the world’s tiniest countries..

  • Catching Up With Lili: 55m Amels Charter Giant July 04 2019

    Catching Up With Lili: 55m Amels Charter Giant

    A few months ago we spoke with Imperial Yachts to learn a little
    more Lili, the gorgeous Amels 180 who features striking exterior
    design by the esteemed Tim Heywood, on her exploration adventure..

  • Editor's Note: Sales, CAs and Launches in Holland May 02 2019

    Editor's Note: Sales, CAs and Launches in Holland

    Last week the Superyachts.com production team had the pleasure of
    visiting the shores of Antigua & Barbuda once again. This time,
    it was gather film and photography for some exciting projects..

  • Balk Shipyard on the Art of Refitting May 01 2019

    Balk Shipyard on the Art of Refitting

    Balk Shipyards is one of the world’s leading refit specialists,
    with over 200 years of experience upgrading and maintaining the
    most remarkable superyachts in the world. Case in point: M/Y..

  • Amels Launches Limited Edition 55m Nomad April 29 2019

    Amels Launches Limited Edition 55m Nomad

    Just 5 months on from her recent sale, Dutch luxury yacht builder
    Amels has confirmed the launch of 180-ft Nomad, the latest
    addition to the Amels Limited Edition range.

  • 67m Project Waka Launches from Amels Shipyard March 21 2019

    67m Project Waka Launches from Amels Shipyard

    Amels have announced a significant milestone in the construction
    of Project Waka, the first yacht to come out of the Amels 220
    range. Over the weekend, the shipyard completed the technical..

  • 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..

  • A Guide to Dubai International Boat Show February 19 2019

    A Guide to Dubai International Boat Show

    The 27th edition of the Dubai International Boat Show is drawing
    near, and 2019 promises to be the best one yet. A true
    celebration of life at sea, the five day show will be held at the..

  • 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..

  • Around the World on Lili February 06 2019

    Around the World on Lili

    Imperial Yachts introduce Lili: The Amels 55m embarking on a
    round the world charter tour. We speak to CA Julia Buklina, who
    reveals how this ambitious superyacht is redefining charter..

  • Editor's Note: Updates from Across the Globe January 24 2019

    Editor's Note: Updates from Across the Globe

    Here in the Superyachts.com Editorial Office we can't believe
    it's been over a week since our fantastic Top 100 event. While
    we've been focused on the aftermath of hosting such an exciting..

  • Amels Sells 25th Yacht in 180 Limited Edition Range January 23 2019

    Amels Sells 25th Yacht in 180 Limited Edition Range

    The Amels 180 range has been making waves in the industry for
    some time now. This week, the 25th model of the series has been
    announced as sold, marking a significant milestone for the..

  • 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,..

  • 55m From AMELS Limited Edition Range Sold November 26 2018

    55m From AMELS Limited Edition Range Sold

    Dutch shipyard AMELS have sold a new 55m from the AMELS Limited
    Editions range. Due for delivery in summer 2019, the sale is
    proof of the ongoing success of the Limited Editions approach,..

  • 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..

  • Imperial Appointed as Central Agent for Sale of 52.3m Grace October 09 2018

    Imperial Appointed as Central Agent for Sale of 52.3m Grace

    Imperial has been appointed as the central agent in the sale of
    Grace, a 52.3m superyacht from the Amels Limited Editions series.
    Delivered in 2009 by Amels at their Vlissingen shipyard, Grace..

  • MYS 2018: Bringing Bespoke With Amels September 26 2018

    MYS 2018: Bringing Bespoke With Amels

    We were delighted to welcome Victor Caminida to our Breaking News
    Centre this afternoon, straight off the back of an array of
    celebrations for Amels' 100th anniversary. We spoke to the CEO of..

  • A Breakdown of the MYS GALA Contestants September 13 2018

    A Breakdown of the MYS GALA Contestants

    With the Monaco Yacht Show of 2018 only two weeks away, we take a
    look at the magnificent yachts competing for the coveted prizes
    that will be awarded at the MYS Gala on Tuesday 25th September...

  • Amels' 49.3m Volpini is Sold August 29 2018

    Amels' 49.3m Volpini is Sold

    The 49.3m motoryacht Volpini, built by Dutch shipyard Amels in
    2004 and last refitted in 2014, has been sold and renamed
    Vibrance. Listed by brokerage house Bristow-Holmes in September..

  • 55m Eji Joins Burgess Sales Fleet August 17 2018

    55m Eji Joins Burgess Sales Fleet

    Burgess has announced that 55-metre motoryacht EJI, built by
    Dutch yacht builder, Amels, has joined its sales fleet with an
    asking price of EUR 42,000,000.