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..

  • 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..

  • 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..

  • 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.

  • Lürssen's 136m Project SHU Completes Sea Trials May 30 2018

    Lürssen's 136m Project SHU Completes Sea Trials

    On schedule for her autumn delivery, Lürssen's 136 metre Project
    SHU has completed successful sea trials during March and May
    2018.

  • The Must-See Arrivals of The Superyacht Show 2018 May 02 2018

    The Must-See Arrivals of The Superyacht Show 2018

    The first annual Barcelona ‘Superyacht Show’ opened today on the
    docks of OneOcean Port Vell in the historic Spanish city,
    welcoming a fleet of impressive superyachts for the grand-opening..

  • Interior Insight: Ace the Ocean with Winch Design April 26 2018

    Interior Insight: Ace the Ocean with Winch Design

    Resting on London’s river in the picturesque SW14 district, there
    is no doubt that inspiration is plentiful at the critically
    acclaimed Winch Design office, headed by Andrew Winch, Founder..

  • Lürssen Project Icecap Sold by Moran Yacht & Ship March 20 2018

    Lürssen Project Icecap Sold by Moran Yacht & Ship

    Under construction at Lürssen Yachts, Moran Yacht & Ship has
    today announced the sale of Project Icecap; a 109-metre motor
    yacht with state-of-the-art technology surrounding energy saving..

  • Design Retrospective: The Icons of Timeless Evolution February 08 2018

    Design Retrospective: The Icons of Timeless Evolution

    With the view of yachting evolving across the world - be it due
    to bolder designs or shifting trends in taste and function - we
    celebrate the changing lines interpreting modern timeless style...

  • An Ocean Masterpiece on Solandge January 18 2018

    An Ocean Masterpiece on Solandge

    A Lürssen Yachts'masterpiece, M/Y Solandge is the lady of the
    ocean with size in her favour, all 85-metres to be exact.
    Available to charter with Moran Yacht & Ship, breaking waves..

  • The Top 100 Fleet in Focus: Kismet's Art Deco Glamour January 11 2018

    The Top 100 Fleet in Focus: Kismet's Art Deco Glamour

    As a Top 100 contender, Kismet is one of the most iconic
    superyachts in the world. If topping the list of the largest
    M/Y's wasn't enough Kismet offers a modern elegance unseen in..