Burgess News Archive

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    Burgess

    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..

  • 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..

  • 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..

  • Burgess New Construction on Sixteen Years of Success June 28 2017

    Burgess New Construction on Sixteen Years of Success

    Sixteen years ago, Burgess launched a division that would push
    the boundaries of the industry and allow the brokerage to work on
    some of the world’s most exciting superyacht projects ever to hit..

  • Closer Look: Explorer Project 'Days' Headed to the Blue May 31 2017

    Closer Look: Explorer Project 'Days' Headed to the Blue

    With a 68-metre custom explorer yacht under construction, CCN
    Yachting - in collaboration with the yacht’s owner and builder
    AES Yachting - has assigned Burgess Yachts as the central agents..

  • On The Market: The Contemporary Luxury of ROCK.IT March 28 2017

    On The Market: The Contemporary Luxury of ROCK.IT

    Feadship's luxurious and contemporary ROCK.IT has arrived on the
    market in the joint central agency of Northrop & Johnson and
    Burgess. A sleek and stylish 60-metre superyacht, we take a look..

  • Superyacht Cloud 9 Launched into the Waters of Ancona January 21 2017

    Superyacht Cloud 9 Launched into the Waters of Ancona

    The 74-metre custom built CRN superyacht Cloud 9 has today been
    launched into the waters of Ancona on schedule and to great
    acclaim.