Superyacht Society Design Awards Winners

Since its founding in 1989, the International Superyacht Society has focused on furthering the large-yacht industry, particularly through communication, education, and supporting best business practices. Part of this includes celebrating what the International Superyacht Society considers the best of the best. Each year, … [Continue Reading]


U-Boat Worx HP Sport Sub 2: New Model

The latest personal submarine to be targeted to the megayacht market is ready for production for its first buyers. It’s the U-Boat Worx HP Sport Sub 2, and it’s decidedly different in design. From the candy apple red paint to the overall styling, the HP Sport Sub 2 doesn’t resemble any of U-Boat Worx’s previous models. … [Continue Reading]

U Boat Worx HP Sport Sub 2

The Big Blue: A Family’s Megayacht Adventures

ALL PHOTOS: COURTESY THE MAYER FAMILY The 138-foot (42-meter) expedition yacht The Big Blue has been taking her owners on the adventure of a lifetime for the past year. The Mayers—dad Tony, mom Delisa, and their three children—have been cruising all over the South Pacific. It’s the fulfillment of a long-time dream of … [Continue Reading]


Columbus Liberty 32m in Build

A fourth megayacht has begun construction at Italy-based Columbus Yachts. She’s the Columbus Liberty 32m, a 105-footer. While Columbus Yachts considers her a fast trawler, and the first of a new range of such, the Columbus Liberty 32m doesn’t bear any resemblance to what that characterization calls to mind. Rather, her … [Continue Reading]


Megayacht News Onboard: Feadship’s Como

What happens when someone experienced in yacht racing, construction, and ownership commissions a custom yacht? In the case of Como, you get an incredibly detailed, and inventive, project. Her owner, Neville Crichton, a New Zealand native, had a clear vision that pushed the teams at Dubois Naval Architects and Feadship to … [Continue Reading]