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A superyacht seized by a Russian oligarc...

STURGEON BAY – A superyacht owned by a Russian oligarch that was built in Sturgeon Bay is among a number of yachts and other assets seized by foreign governments in the past two weeks as part of the sanctions implemented due to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. “Lady M” was built at the Palmer Johnson shipyard […]

The 10 most expensive sailboats in the w...

Enjoying life on a sailboat with loved ones is probably the best thing in life. The yachts are not the same and their costs also vary. Those willing to spend more will opt for the ultimate luxury cruise. Luxury yachts come with incredible features such as submarines, helipads, swimming pools, cinemas and the latest nautical […]

Tecnomar shares a preview of the EVO 130...

Superyachts come in all shapes and sizes, but it’s the ones that manage to stand out that have superior designs. Tecnomar shows exactly what this means with the EVO 130. You have probably noticed that most naval architects now take inspiration from supercars for their projects. This sleek vessel is one of those and it […]

Superyacht Tecnomar EVO 130 | High Cons...

Tecnomar is no stranger to keeping things fast and innovative, which has been clearly demonstrated by its envious portfolio of superyachts. Seeking to raise the bar yet again, the automotive-inspired EVO 130 Hard Top is every speed demon’s offshore dream. Blending style and function as they always do so well, the stunningly designed EVO 130 […]

Discover the new Nerva Exe electric scoo...

Electric cars are gradually becoming the norm with more and more automakers jumping on the quiet bandwagon. But the same cannot be said for motorcycles. We all know how hard it has been for Harley-Davidson Livewire to catch on despite being a technological marvel. But things are slowly changing, at least for scooters. And the […]

Wally’s fully customized Supersailer rol

Seven yachts to see at the Miami International Boat Show The Miami International Boat Show, which will return to the Miami Beach Convention Center – powered by West Marine – returns after a hiatus. The show started on Wednesday and will continue until Sunday. Its six locations include Sea Isle Marina, Island Gardens Marina Superyachts […]

Take a look at Vladimir Putin’s ultra-lu

The ongoing Russian-Ukrainian crisis is only getting worse by the day, with the possibility of a full-fledged war becoming a real possibility. This only makes more nervous world leaders who worry about the economic repercussions of the conflict. Among other measures to bring the situation under control, Western leaders have also constantly threatened Russia with […]

Vessel Report: The market for patrol boa...

Jhe markets Inventech Marine Solutions patrol boats has been fairly stable. That’s especially true in Florida where “we’ve done a lot in the state and it’s still growing,” said Jenson Charnell, president of the Bremerton, Wash., shipyard. The most popular Inventech aluminum patrol boats are the 31 and 33 full cab models. Enclosed cabs provide […]

USS Savannah, Littoral Combat Ship LCS 2...

February 7, 2022 – The Savannah Navy League Council of the United States concluded a week-long celebration of events with the commissioning of USS Savannah, Littoral Combat Ship LCS-28 in Brunswick on February 5, 2022 . The Savannah was built by Austal Shipyards in Mobile, AL, and is expected to be homeported in San Diego, […]

Jeff Bezos has a historic bridge dismant...

Billionaire Amazon founder temporarily deconstructs Dutch landmark to bring world’s tallest sailing ship to US (Getty Pictures) Not only is Jeff Bezos’ new $500 million megayacht so gigantic it requires a dedicated support yacht, but the lavish vessel’s passage to the United States will require the dismantling of a historic Dutch bridge. Oceanco of the […]

Limited attendance at USS Savannah commi...

The USS Savannah will arrive earlier this week at the Port of Brunswick for a commissioning ceremony on Saturday. Commissioning ceremonies are usually open to the public and usually attract thousands of people, but that won’t be the case for the ceremony in Savannah. The 10 a.m. ceremony for the Navy’s newest Independence-class littoral combat […]

Al Ali Yachts set to transform luxury ya...

(The Magazine Plus Editorial):- Dubai, United Arab Emirates January 29, 2022 (Issuewire.com)- Al Ali Yachts emerges as one of the leading yacht charter services in Dubai Al Ali Yachts is a Dubai-based crewed yacht charter company with customer satisfaction as a primary objective. This yacht charter Dubai allows tourists and residents to organize prestigious events […]

January 25 – Savannah Navy League Counci

January 25, 2022 – The Savannah Navy League Council of the United States announced a week-long celebration of events here in Savannah along with the commissioning of USS Savannah, Littoral Combat Ship LCS-28 in Brunswick on February 5 2022. The United States Navy, Savannah Navy League of the United States, and local communities are partners […]

Bermuda pilots order new launch from Gla...

Somerset mass builder Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding, Duclos Corporation, said it would build a new Chesapeake-class pilot boat for the Bermudian government’s Department of Maritime and Port Services. The shipyard, which built a 61ft pilot/rescue vessel for port service in 2011, said the new launch will be built to Lloyd’s Register class for delivery expected in early […]

Exploration yachts that will take you to...

Courtesy of Denison Yachting, by Marina Nazario – As a yacht owner you have the unique opportunity to explore some of the most distant destinations in the world. Especially if you are on an exploration yacht, which could take you to the subantarctic islands of New Zealand, Easter Island, Raja Ampat or the polar regions. […]

Aboard the $ 66 million Quantum of Solac...

Some millionaire James Bond fans hunt down and buy rare Aston Martins, whether those used in the movie franchise or good replicas. For John Staluppi, auto and business mogul and experienced yacht builder himself, one car will not be enough. If there’s a record for the biggest James Bond fan in terms of the number […]

Product tanker sinks in Bahamas after be...

Utopia IV allegedly struck the tanker causing the Tropic Breeze to sinking (Rossinavi file photo) Posted on December 26, 2021 at 9:24 AM by The maritime executive A Belize-registered oil tanker operating in the Bahamas sank after being “hit by a 207-foot super yacht,” according to its operators Maritime Management of Miami. Details of the […]

DVIDS – News – Coast Guard adopts new mo

The United States Coast Guard is responsible for saving approximately 3,560 lives per year. As a rescue service, the Coast Guard must transit over any surface of water to effectively respond to emergencies and accomplish the mission. The Coast Guard is well known for its efforts to achieve the impossible, overcome limitations and succeed – […]

2500LS shows what it means to be conside...

If you’ve never heard of Ranger Boats (RB), it just means you don’t spend a lot of time on the lakes or the coast. Don’t worry, by the end of this article you will know RB well and know if you want to call them or not. It’s 1968 and in Flippin, Arkansas, six boats […]

Malena: the skyscraper superyacht concep...

(CNN) – Gigantic superyachts have long been nicknamed “floating skyscrapers”, but this innovative new concept from studio Rodriguez Design has taken that notion to a whole new level. Measuring 110 meters, Malena is designed in the style of a high-rise building, with a symmetrical superstructure made up of balconies extending on both sides of its […]

USS Savannah scheduled for service in Br...

The Navy’s newest Independence-class littoral combat ship, the USS Savannah, will be commissioned in a ceremony at 10:30 a.m. on February 5 at the Port of Brunswick. Mike Broadway, a member of the Savannah Chapter of the American Navy League, said his organization was invited to help with the ceremony. The commissioning ceremony is taking […]

Video: OCEA launches the first patrol bo...

The French shipbuilder OCEA today launched the first of twenty “OCEA FPB 98 MKI” patrol boats for the Ukrainian national border guard service at its Sables d’Olonne shipyard. Xavier Vavasseur 09 Dec. 2021 In november 2019, an intergovernmental agreement between France and Ukraine was signed to support the strengthening of maritime safety and security in […]

Benetti Iryna is a 164ft luxury mega-yac...

Benetti’s B.Now range includes four models with lengths ranging from 164 feet (50 meters) to 236 feet (72 meters). The Iryna is the smallest in the line, but that doesn’t mean it’s lacking in any department. Built with a steel hull and aluminum superstructure, the mega-yacht has been designed to meet the needs of its […]

Asymmetric superyacht hits market for $ ...

While the interior design of a superyacht can be as varied as the designers are, most luxury ships will at least have a relatively similar silhouette. It is of course, apart from Lady of Asean, an instantly recognizable asymmetric superyacht unlike anything you’ve likely seen before. If that wasn’t enough, it also recently went on […]

Lady Lene Explorer Yacht Reveals Her Cal...

After gracefully stepping into the water for the first time just over a month ago, displaying its wave-piercing arch, round shapes and giant windows, the 34m (111ft) exploration yacht Lady Lene us now lets take a look at its tasteful interior design. This luxurious three-deck superyacht was launched in October, as the last ship to […]

Metal Shark delivers a new pilot boat to...

Boat builder Metal shark delivered a 55’x17 ‘welded aluminum pilot boat to the Pascagoula Bar Pilots Association in Mississippi. The second Metal Shark pilot boat to join the fleet of pilots at Pascagoula, the new Singing River Island represents the latest evolution of the Louisiana-based builder’s growing line of Defiant-class pilot boats. Designed by Metal […]

Heesen’s tallest and fastest luxury supe

From a concept to a full-fledged luxury superyacht, we are witnessing the birth of Heesen Yachts’ longest and fastest ship to date. Last week in the south of the Netherlands, the 80-meter (262-foot) Cosmos project hit the water for the first time, reaching a major construction milestone. The launch ceremony took place at the shipyard […]

How Prohibition Built the Modern Coast G...

Coast Guard Patrol Fleet in Boston (USCG) Posted on November 21, 2021 at 3:50 p.m. by Guillaume Thiesen [Prohibition] was a harsh and relentless war with few rewards normally accompanying the accomplishment of such a duty. Yet under the law, the Coast Guard had no choice but to conduct it with zeal and dedication, using […]

The Admiral’s new flagship is a 246-foot

Admiral has gone completely Zen with his new flagship. The luxurious 246-foot superyacht, which launched in Italy on Wednesday, has been christened Kensho. This Japanese term comes from the Zen school of thought and essentially means “to see one’s (true) nature”. In other words, the ship was named after the enlightenment experience and aims to […]

Steven Spielberg sells his 282-foot yach...

Steven Spielberg’s yacht Seven Seas was sailing off the coast of Italy in 2011. GETTY IMAGES Text size Seven Seas, a 282-foot yacht owned by director Steven Spielberg, which recently asked for 131 million euros (US $ 151 million), was sold last week at an undisclosed price, according to the house’s website. brokerage firm Merle […]

Power shipping in offshore wind farm bat...

Japanese company PowerX plans to build battery-charged ships to transfer electricity from offshore wind farms to shore. It also wants to build a factory in Japan to produce grid and marine batteries to enable delivery of the energy transfer vessel, as well as fast-charging batteries for electric vehicles (EVs). PowerX believes the first vessel in […]

Turkey’s first armed unmanned surface sh

ANTALYA from Turkey The Unmanned Armed Ship (SIDA), the first platform in the ULAQ series developed in cooperation with Turkish defense industry companies, is ready to launch missiles. ANTALYA, TURKEY – MAY 07: Turkey’s first Unmanned Armed Surface Ship (SIDA) prototype is considered ready for missile launch in Antalya, Turkey on May 07, 2021. SIDA, […]

Turkey unveils prototype unmanned armed ...

ANTALYA from Turkey Turkey presented the prototype of its first unmanned armed surface ship on Tuesday. Utku Alanc, CEO of the Ares shipyard, which developed the ship, dubbed AIDS, with Ankara-based Meteksan Defense, said the watercraft is expected to set sail later this month. ANTALYA, TURKEY – DECEMBER 14: Turkey’s First Unmanned Armed Surface Vessel […]

OCEA Launches Largest Aluminum Offshore ...

French shipbuilder OCEA spear world’s largest aluminum offshore patrol (OPV) vessel ever built last week in international competition to highlight profitability and CO2 emission reduction possible by using aluminum hulls. Built under a contract with the Philippine Coast Guard and the Department of Transport (DOTr), the 84-meter (275 ‘) OPV 70 is also the largest […]

Second YXT 24 support vessel takes shape...

Dutch shipyard Lynx Yachts has released the first integrated photos of the second hull of its YXT 24 series of superyacht support vessels. Sold in May to an American customer passionate about water sports, this 26.3-meter aluminum vessel will be delivered next summer and exhibited at the Monaco Yacht Show 2018. The second YXT 24 […]