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..

  • M/Y Valerie: Unseen Imagery & Video of 85m Released June 11 2019

    M/Y Valerie: Unseen Imagery & Video of 85m Released

    Available for the very first time since her launch in 2011, new
    images and a preview video of M/Y Valerie have been released,
    showcasing the 85m Lurssen in all of her glory. On the market..

  • Editor’s Note: Global Events Build Momentum May 16 2019

    Editor’s Note: Global Events Build Momentum

    It’s been an exceptionally busy week in the Superyachts.com
    office and also across the globe for the superyacht industry.
    From attending press events to flying to Greece, Barcelona, Abu..

  • Top 100 Lurssen Yacht Topaz Renamed A+ May 13 2019

    Top 100 Lurssen Yacht Topaz Renamed A+

    Currently the world’s seventh largest superyacht at a staggering
    147.25m, and the 4th largest at her time of building, 2012
    Lurssen launch Topaz has changed its name to A+, prompting..

  • Burgess Sell 85m Lurssen Areti May 09 2019

    Burgess Sell 85m Lurssen Areti

    Exciting news from Germany: Lurssen-built giant Areti has been
    sold in an in-house deal. Joint central agents Burgess and Fraser
    yesterday announced that the 85m has passed into new ownership,..

  • Flying Fox Enters Imperial Charter Fleet May 07 2019

    Flying Fox Enters Imperial Charter Fleet

    Following a successful maiden trip, the colossal Flying Fox has
    passed into the capable hands of Imperial Yachts, who will act as
    her Central Agent for charter. At a staggering 136m, this..

  • Editor’s Note: Sales and Charter Activity Builds April 04 2019

    Editor’s Note: Sales and Charter Activity Builds

    Looking out across London it seems the April showers have already
    begun. Yet with summer in touching distance, elsewhere the Med is
    slowly heating up ready for season of activity. While we’re not..

  • Iconic Lurssen Yacht Valerie For Sale with IYC April 04 2019

    Iconic Lurssen Yacht Valerie For Sale with IYC

    Listed for the first time on the brokerage market, IYC has
    announced the central agency for the iconic Lurssen superyacht,
    Valerie. At 85-metres (279ft), the vessel listed by Sales..

  • Burgess Technical Services to Oversee Jubilee Refit March 28 2019

    Burgess Technical Services to Oversee Jubilee Refit

    Internationally acclaimed brokerage house Burgess will project
    manage the refit of Top 100 behemoth Jubilee, it has been
    announced. The 110m, which was delivered in 2017 and sold at the..

  • Lurssen Launches 95m Madsummer March 20 2019

    Lurssen Launches 95m Madsummer

    The long awaited Lurssen boat, Project Fiji, has entered the
    world superyacht fleet. Now called Madsummer, the gargantuan 95m
    was launched yesterday morning.

  • Interior Insight: The Vintage Opulence of Areti March 08 2019

    Interior Insight: The Vintage Opulence of Areti

    85m Areti is a tour-de-force from yacht building giant Lurssen.
    Aside from her awe-inspiring stature, her interior is one of the
    finest on the water. Unfettered luxury is what characterises..

  • Dubai International Boat Show Round Up 2019 March 07 2019

    Dubai International Boat Show Round Up 2019

    This year, the Dubai International Boat Show opened once more
    across the striking skyline of Dubai. Shining the spotlight on
    the UAE as a respected producer and an emerging demographic, we..

  • The Yachting Oscars February 27 2019

    The Yachting Oscars

    In honour of the Oscars last weekend, we decided to conduct an
    awards ceremony of our own. The results are in… Here are the
    best, weirdest and most wonderful superyachts to top their..

  • 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..

  • Part 1: The World's Most Beautiful Superyachts January 31 2019

    Part 1: The World's Most Beautiful Superyachts

    Superyachts.com has compiled a list of the most awe-inspiring
    exteriors on the market - a diverse fleet that proves that beauty
    is in the eye of the beholder...

  • 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 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..

  • 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..

  • 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,..