Entries are flooding in for the 2019 Superyacht Cup Palma

Entries are flooding in for the 2019 Superyacht Cup Palma
While the thoughts of many may be turned towards the end of year festivities, superyacht owners, skippers and crews have been planning ahead and registering for next June?s edition of the Superyacht Cup Palma. No fewer than 14 of the world?s finest yachts have already expressed interest in the 23rd edition of Europe?s largest and […]

Videos from the Salon Nautique Paris 2018

See the video impressions from the days at the Salon Nautique International de Paris 2018. Video for all languages. (comments in french) Video impressions day 8 Video impressions day 7 Video impressions day 6 Video impressions day 5 Video impressions day 4 Video impressions day 3 Video impressions day 2 Video impressions day 1

Damen, Adriatic Marinas and the Montenegrin Government sign contract for redevelopment of Bijela shipyard

Consortium to transform site into superyacht repair and refit facility The consortium of superyacht marina development and operating group Adriatic Marinas and the global ship and superyacht builder Damen, have been working with the Government of Montenegro. Since 2012 the parties have been developing plans to bring about the redevelopment of the former Bijela shipyard […]

Paris Boat Show ? Off to a great start!

The 58th Nautic ? International Paris Boat Show opened its doors on Saturday to passionate crowds ready to immerse themselves in a universe where dreams are made and plans are hatched. Presentations, inaugurations, press conferences: this first day proved to be particularly packed in terms of competition, historic gatherings, adventures and industry. The Porte de […]

Benetti Elaldrea+ 49m delivered to owner

Benetti has delivered the 49-meter full custom mega yacht M/Y ?Elaldrea+? to its owner. Sleek, streamlined exterior lines designed by Argentinian architect Horacio Bozzo are matched by exquisite interiors decorated by the Benetti Style Department. Recently in Viareggio, during a ceremony charged with emotion, M/Y ?Elaldrea+?, 49-meter displacement yacht, was handed over to its owner. […]

Benetti launched Metis 63m

At Benetti?s Livorno shipyard, the mega yacht ?Metis? entered the water for the very first time. She has exteriors designed by Giorgio M. Cassetta and interiors by Bannenberg & Rowell and Birgit Otte Interior Design. The distinctive feature of ?Metis? is the innovative layout of the living areas and the owner?s apartment, which covers a […]

2019 Trans Atlantic challenge

Safehaven Marines ambition is to set a new UIM approved World Record for the North American continent to Ireland in 2019. Safehaven Marine has developed a new model currently well advanced in construction to add to their extensive range of commercial, private and naval craft: ?XSV20?. The design is a high speed patrol / S.A.R and […]

Winners of the Best of Boats Awards 2018

The Best of Boats Awards (BOB) were presented at Boat & Fun Berlin. For the fifth time a jury of 17 international trade journalists honoured the best motorboats in the categories Best for Beginners, Best for Fishing, Best for Family, Best for Fun and Best for Travel, having previously tested 550 boats in 19 countries. […]

BOAT & FUN 2018 ? Berlin looks ahead to next summer

Those in search of water sports during the off-season can find everything at BOAT & FUN BERLIN. Germany?s leading boating exhibition is taking place this autumn from Thursday, 29 November to Sunday 2 December 2018. Inside the eight halls at BOAT & FUN BERLIN those who are already looking forward to next summer can explore […]

Hong Kong Maritime Week 2018

Hong Kong Maritime Week 2018 on
The third Hong Kong Maritime Week is organized from 18 to 24 November 2018 to ?Propel Hong Kong? as a renowned international maritime centre. Through an intensive week of maritime activities, they intent to unite and showcase the Hong Kong maritime industry as a strong cluster, raise the community?s awareness of the economic contributions of Hong Kong?s maritime […]

DAME 2018 ? progress in power efficiency improvement awards

Birgit Schnaase, Chair of the Jury, presented the prestigious DAME Award 2018 to the Triskel Marine Integrel, during the Breakfast Briefing in RAI Amsterdam on the opening day METSTRADE 2018. A further five products were named as Category Winners and 22 received Special Mentions. METSTRADE 2018 will last until 15 November. With such a strong […]

Advanced Generator Replacement Technology by Integrel

Advanced Generator Replacement Technology by Integrel
Advanced Generator Replacement Technology is a new smart way of providing significant amounts of electrical power on board without a conventional generator. Integrel adds variable electrical load to the main engine, pinning it to its most fuel efficient point and delivering both propulsion and generation with incredible efficiency. One engine two tasks less fuel. Main […]

European Commission follows up on illegal tax breaks for yachts and aircraft

The Commission stepped up its agenda to tackle tax avoidance in the yacht and aircraft sectors by implementing infringement proceedings on tax breaks being applied in the pleasure craft industries of Italy and the Isle of Man. These provisions can generate major distortions of competition, as highlighted by last year’s ‘Paradise Papers’ leaks. In light […]


NOBISKRUG and H2-INDUSTRIES work on a project to build the first all-electric motoryacht based on LOHC (Liquid Organic Hydrogen Carrier). The two companies are implementing the advantages of the LOHC system: Nobiskrug and H2-Industries are driving this new technology forward that has the power to replace the current combustion engine. The project aims to develop […]

Leisure marine professionals from around world head to Amsterdam

METSTRADE show sets to be largest and most inspirational to date. As the largest B2B event for the leisure marine sector prepares to open its doors next week, the 31st edition of the METSTRADE Show is set to be the largest and most inspirational to date. Nearly 1600 exhibitors from 50 different countries will be joined […]