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..

  • Interior Insight: Winch's 111-Metre TIS August 22 2019

    Interior Insight: Winch's 111-Metre TIS

    Lürssen and Winch delivered their long-awaited 111 metre
    collaboration TIS earlier this year as the sight of her striking
    exterior captivated yachting enthusiasts around the world. This..

  • MYS 2019: The Superyachts Headlining the Show August 21 2019

    MYS 2019: The Superyachts Headlining the Show

    As September approaches, there is a buzz permeating the yachting
    world that can only mean one thing: Monaco Yacht Show is just
    around the corner. 2019’s edition of the world-famous event is..

  • The Latest at Winch: Partnerships & Top 100 Designs July 31 2019

    The Latest at Winch: Partnerships & Top 100 Designs

    London-based designer Winch has been among the most prestigious
    and respected design houses since its very establishment in 1986.
    Winch is today renowned for a style and elegance which perfectly..

  • Lurssen Deliver Third Top 100 Yacht of 2019 July 23 2019

    Lurssen Deliver Third Top 100 Yacht of 2019

    In what has been an undeniably impressive summer for the German
    shipbuilder, last week saw Lurssen successfully delivering 95m
    Madsummer to her new owner, 3 months ahead of initial schedule.

  • No Excuses: Nobiskrug on Believing in Green July 16 2019

    No Excuses: Nobiskrug on Believing in Green

    In the past few weeks, Superyachts.com has been speaking to
    industry leaders on the topical matter of ‘green yachting’.
    Between the materials used and fuels burned, yachting is not..

  • Espen Øino on Design Standing the Test of Time July 11 2019

    Espen Øino on Design Standing the Test of Time

    In a recent and exclusive interview with IYC, designer and naval
    architect Espen Øino revealed a number of design secrets relating
    to the build of 85m Lurssen superyacht, Valerie. Speaking for the..

  • Editor's Note: Global Superyacht Fleet Grows July 10 2019

    Editor's Note: Global Superyacht Fleet Grows

    If further proof was needed that the superyacht industry is
    showing no signs of slowing evidence can certainly be found in
    this week’s newsletter. Kicking off a week of intense yachting..

  • Lurssen Launch 140m Project Lightning July 05 2019

    Lurssen Launch 140m Project Lightning

    This morning saw exciting news from the world-leading shipyard
    Lurssen Yachts - the launch of the 130m + Project Lightning from
    its Bremen shipyard in Germany.

  • 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..

  • Lurssen on Environment, Emissions & CO2 Footprints June 20 2019

    Lurssen on Environment, Emissions & CO2 Footprints

    From paper straws to electric cars, the world’s industries are
    scratching their heads for ways to minimise their impact on the
    world around them. In yachting world, Lurssen are leading the..

  • Editor's Note: An Industry Moving Forward June 20 2019

    Editor's Note: An Industry Moving Forward

    Having spent the past few days speaking with some of the
    industry’s leaders on topics from environment to evolution,
    today’s newsletter brings news of success in all shapes and sizes..

  • 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..

  • 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..

  • 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..

  • 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..