Tim Heywood News Archive

  • Tim Heywood Design

    Tim Heywood, the multi award-winning yacht designer,
    has produced some of the finest and largest yachts on
    the water. Among his exceptional designs is the..

  • Lighting Up the Seas with 67.7m Aurora Borealis July 24 2019

    Lighting Up the Seas with 67.7m Aurora Borealis

    When it comes to the dream luxury yacht, very few compare to the
    67.7m Amels flagship Aurora Borealis.

  • Catching Up With Lili: 55m Amels Charter Giant July 04 2019

    Catching Up With Lili: 55m Amels Charter Giant

    A few months ago we spoke with Imperial Yachts to learn a little
    more Lili, the gorgeous Amels 180 who features striking exterior
    design by the esteemed Tim Heywood, on her exploration adventure..

  • 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..

  • Amels Launches Limited Edition 55m Nomad April 29 2019

    Amels Launches Limited Edition 55m Nomad

    Just 5 months on from her recent sale, Dutch luxury yacht builder
    Amels has confirmed the launch of 180-ft Nomad, the latest
    addition to the Amels Limited Edition range.

  • Part 1: The Ones to Watch at Palm Beach Boat Show March 14 2019

    Part 1: The Ones to Watch at Palm Beach Boat Show

    One of the most eagerly anticipated shows of the year, Palm Beach
    International Boat Show merges stylish vessels and stand-out
    events. Superyachts.com have created a comprehensive guide of..

  • 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..

  • Amels Sells 25th Yacht in 180 Limited Edition Range January 23 2019

    Amels Sells 25th Yacht in 180 Limited Edition Range

    The Amels 180 range has been making waves in the industry for
    some time now. This week, the 25th model of the series has been
    announced as sold, marking a significant milestone for the..

  • 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...

  • 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..

  • Imperial Appointed as Central Agent for Sale of 52.3m Grace October 09 2018

    Imperial Appointed as Central Agent for Sale of 52.3m Grace

    Imperial has been appointed as the central agent in the sale of
    Grace, a 52.3m superyacht from the Amels Limited Editions series.
    Delivered in 2009 by Amels at their Vlissingen shipyard, Grace..

  • MYS 2018: Icon Yachts on Conversion and Exploration October 04 2018

    MYS 2018: Icon Yachts on Conversion and Exploration

    Marcela de Kern Royer, Business Development at Icon Yachts, took
    her place in the chair for an discussion on the goings on at the
    Dutch shipbuilders.

  • 55m Eji Joins Burgess Sales Fleet August 17 2018

    55m Eji Joins Burgess Sales Fleet

    Burgess has announced that 55-metre motoryacht EJI, built by
    Dutch yacht builder, Amels, has joined its sales fleet with an
    asking price of EUR 42,000,000.

  • Icon Yachts Makes Good Progress with Icon 280 July 31 2018

    Icon Yachts Makes Good Progress with Icon 280

    Icon Yachts has provided an update on its 84-metre, the Icon 280,
    which is under construction. With an expected delivery in summer
    2020, the superyacht is listed for sale and the potential owner..

  • Amels Delivers Their First Hybrid Power Yacht July 05 2018

    Amels Delivers Their First Hybrid Power Yacht

    Amels has delivered their first hybrid powered yacht, 57.7-metre
    Volpini 2. Completed on time, the yacht is the yard's first
    delivery of the new Amels 188 design and one of the first Tier..

  • Tim Heywood on the Evolution of Design Classics February 15 2018

    Tim Heywood on the Evolution of Design Classics

    The strength of traditional superyacht style stems from the
    ability to withstand the test of time; however, the ideals of
    classic style are changing in the face of rapidly advancing..

  • AMELS Marks 100 Years with Sale of 180 Superyacht February 07 2018

    AMELS Marks 100 Years with Sale of 180 Superyacht

    AMELS has announced the sale of the 55-metre AMELS 180 new-build
    superyacht project, with an extended 28-metre sun deck and a
    delivery date of Summer 2018.

  • New Lines: The Latest AMELS Superyacht Enters Build September 11 2017

    New Lines: The Latest AMELS Superyacht Enters Build

    AMELS has recently confirmed the sale of a new 57-metre
    superyacht project, which is set to hit the water in 2018. The
    AMELS 188 of the Limited Editions range is a new design solution..

  • AMELS & DAMEN: Four Global Debuts at the MYS 2017 September 04 2017

    AMELS & DAMEN: Four Global Debuts at the MYS 2017

    With an exciting order book of superyachts and explorers under
    construction, AMELS & DAMEN have offered up an insight into their
    four global debuts set to showcase at the Monaco Yacht Show this..

  • A Closer Look at the Charter Lifestyle of Superyacht Lili August 22 2017

    A Closer Look at the Charter Lifestyle of Superyacht Lili

    With an unbelievable chance to explore the Indian Ocean on board
    this winter, we take a closer look at what makes the latest AMELS
    superyacht 'Lili' an upcoming champion of the charter market.

  • On the Market: Explore Norway On Lili This Summer May 03 2017

    On the Market: Explore Norway On Lili This Summer

    Having been in the water for only a few weeks, Imperial has today
    brought the latest Amels yacht Lili to the market for charter;
    available for guests looking to explore Norway and the West Med..

  • Top Superyachts to Charter at The Cannes Film Festival April 24 2017

    Top Superyachts to Charter at The Cannes Film Festival

    Between 17 to 28 May in the heart of Cannes, the Old Port will
    play host to those visiting the 70th Annual Film Festival as one
    of the most enviable events on the French Riviera. With an..

  • Superyacht Lili Hits the Water at Amels Shipyard April 21 2017

    Superyacht Lili Hits the Water at Amels Shipyard

    Imperial Yachts has today announced the launch of Lili, a
    brand-new Amels 180 (55-metre) superyacht after acting as a
    broker for the sale, owner’s representative and construction..

  • Here Comes The Sun Embarks on Maiden Voyage January 18 2017

    Here Comes The Sun Embarks on Maiden Voyage

    Here Comes The Sun, the largest yacht ever built at the AMELS
    shipyard, recently embarked on her maiden voyage following a
    reported delivery and apparent heading for Guernsey. Spotted by..

  • Superyacht Elixir Arrives on the Charter Market August 31 2016

    Superyacht Elixir Arrives on the Charter Market

    Elixir emerged from the AMELS yard in June this year, building on
    a proven platform to create an evolution in superyacht lifestyle.
    Now, after arriving in the Mediterranean, Elixir has broken on to..

  • Superyacht Cakewalk Relaunches as Aquila After Refit August 10 2016

    Superyacht Cakewalk Relaunches as Aquila After Refit

    The Pendennis Shipyard in Cornwall has announced the rebirth of
    the 85.6 metre superyacht Cakewalk after an extensive one-year
    refit programme. Now renamed Aquila, the exciting new project has..