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..

  • By Day: The Top 100 Press Workshop Event January 17 2019

    By Day: The Top 100 Press Workshop Event

    On Tuesday 15th January, the global press descended on London’s
    May Fair Hotel for a day spent getting up close and personal with
    the superyacht industry leaders. In association with Burgess,..

  • 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..

  • Part 1: The Biggest Yachts That Launched in 2018 January 15 2019

    Part 1: The Biggest Yachts That Launched in 2018

    Following our summary of the biggest and best superyachts to come
    out of 2018, and in light of our Top 100 focus for this week, we
    decided to do a definitive rundown of the largest yachts of the..

  • Part 2: The Top 100 Yachts 2019 Forecast January 14 2019

    Part 2: The Top 100 Yachts 2019 Forecast

    2018 was a fantastic year for the Top 100, and with yachts
    getting seemingly infinitely bigger and better, we can expect
    great things from 2019. After extensive research, Superyachts.com..

  • Part 1: The Top 100 Yachts 2019 Forecast January 14 2019

    Part 1: The Top 100 Yachts 2019 Forecast

    2018 was a fantastic year for the Top 100, and with yachts
    getting seemingly infinitely bigger and better, we can expect
    great things from 2019. After extensive research, Superyachts.com..

  • The Current Top 10 Largest Superyachts in the World: Part 2 January 03 2019

    The Current Top 10 Largest Superyachts in the World: Part 2

    To kick off 2019, we are thinking about the largest yachts
    currently on the water. Superyachts.com present the definitive
    shortlist for 2019's biggest boats...

  • The Current Top 10 Largest Superyachts in the World: Part 1 January 03 2019

    The Current Top 10 Largest Superyachts in the World: Part 1

    To kick off 2019, we are thinking about the largest yachts
    currently on the water. Superyachts.com present the definitive
    shortlist for 2019's biggest boats...

  • The Largest Yachts Set to Launch in 2019 December 30 2018

    The Largest Yachts Set to Launch in 2019

    Happy New Year from all of the team at Superyachts.com. In this
    fresh new year, we are looking forward to all of the exciting
    launches and innovative designs that will be coming from the..

  • 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..

  • 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,..

  • Most Impressive Refits of 2018 December 17 2018

    Most Impressive Refits of 2018

    This Christmas we take a look back on some of the most impressive
    refits of the past year. From an incredible decade-long refit
    reaching completion to some of the most drastic interior changes..

  • 70.3m M/Y Saint Nicolas Sold to New Owner November 22 2018

    70.3m M/Y Saint Nicolas Sold to New Owner

    70.3m Lurssen build M/Y Saint Nicholas has been sold, with Merle
    Wood and Associates representing the seller and IYC representing
    the buyer. Merle Wood have commended the yacht’s crew, who were..

  • Lürssen Auction Unique Art for Blue Marine Foundation November 06 2018

    Lürssen Auction Unique Art for Blue Marine Foundation

    During the Monaco Yacht Show, four unique paintings were created
    at the Lürssen booth by the visitors to the Monaco Yacht Show,
    including some of the most famous names in the industry, from..

  • Breaking the Mould with Lürssen October 04 2018

    Breaking the Mould with Lürssen

    As MYS 2018 comes and goes, business is still in full force at
    Lürssen. The shipbuilders have signed a new contract with an
    Asian owner for a 54m yacht, Project 13800, due for delivery in..

  • MYS 2018: Lürssen Continue to Exceed Expectations September 26 2018

    MYS 2018: Lürssen Continue to Exceed Expectations

    This morning we sat down with Peter Lürssen, Managing Partner of
    Lürssen Yachts, to discuss his views on changing styles and the
    positive response from the market to Lürssen's continual..

  • Yacht of the Week: M/Y Dubai September 21 2018

    Yacht of the Week: M/Y Dubai

    This week we spoke with Andrew Winch, of Winch Design, on one of
    his older, yet one of his most impressive, projects - 162m M/Y
    Dubai, our yacht of the week. Launched in 2006 by Lurssen, with..

  • Superyacht of the Week: 85m Areti August 22 2018

    Superyacht of the Week: 85m Areti

    Last year we saw the world debut of Lürssen’s 85-metre M/Y Areti
    at the Monaco Yacht Show. In the run up to this year’s most
    prestigious yachting event which will take place from the 26 to..

  • Moran Yacht & Ship Launch 111m TIS August 14 2018

    Moran Yacht & Ship Launch 111m TIS

    Moran Yacht & Ship announces the launch of 111-metre superyacht
    TIS in Rendsberg, Germany. Winch Designs successful collaboration
    continues with the German shipyard, Lurssen, with Moran Yacht &..

  • Mega Schooners Return to Holland for Refit August 07 2018

    Mega Schooners Return to Holland for Refit

    Royal Huisman has announced it will be working on two of the
    world’s largest sailing yachts this summer. Sailing yachts Eos
    and Athena will return to the Dutch shipyard’s refit division,..

  • M/Y The One Rises from the Ashes August 03 2018

    M/Y The One Rises from the Ashes

    Legendary superyacht The One, formerly named Carinthia VI and
    designed by the celebrated Jon Bannenberg in the ‘70s, has been
    sold for 1.11 million pounds sterling. The in-house sale of the..

  • 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..

  • Editor’s Note: A Break from the Norm July 12 2018

    Editor’s Note: A Break from the Norm

    Last week we saw the delivery of Oceanco’s 90m Project Shark. The
    striking exterior line detailing by Luiz DeBasto and his team is
    emphasised by the dark grey hull, white superstructure framing..

  • Burgess Holds Silent Auction for Titania Charter May 31 2018

    Burgess Holds Silent Auction for Titania Charter

    Following the first ever successful silent auction for a charter
    on board 73 metre Lürssen built Titania this winter, Burgess is
    now inviting sealed bids for all dates from 4th to 22nd June.