Sanlorenzo SL86: New 2015 Model

In a move meant to attract more international clientele, Sanlorenzo has added the SL86 to its all-fiberglass SL series. She replaces the SL82, which has been around for a number of years. The Sanlorenzo SL86 is already in build, with five contracts signed so far. LOA: 86’8” (26.45 meters). Beam: 20’8” (6.35 meters). The … [Continue Reading]

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New Zealand Millennium Cup 2015: Race Day 3

It’s official: Silencio and Steinlager II (above) are the winners of their divisions in the New Zealand Millennium Cup. It seemed all but inevitable that Silencio would take the Millennium Cup division (yachts exceeding 98 feet/30 meters). After all, she won both race day 1 and race day 2. However, her four challengers … [Continue Reading]

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NYC’s North Cove Marina to Be Managed by IGY Marinas

North Cove Marina, located on the Hudson River in downtown New York City, will now be operated by IGY Marinas. IGY Marinas has been appointed by Brookfield Property Partners, a commercial and residential real-estate company. Brookfield owns Brookfield Place, an office and retail complex adjacent to the marina. Brookfield … [Continue Reading]

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New Zealand Millennium Cup 2015: Race Day 2

Silencio sailed to victory once again in the Millennium Cup division of the New Zealand Millennium Cup today. That marks two days in a row that she’s beaten out four competitors. In the Pacific Cup division, Steinlager II crossed the finish line first. Now she and her sole category competitor, Antaeus, each have a … [Continue Reading]

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Helios Refitted by Perini Navi—in Shortened Time

What do you do when one of your own builds plans to come for a refit—then moves up the finish date not by a week or so, but by several months? If you run a yard like Perini Navi, you don’t blink, because it happens with some frequency. Such was the case with Helios, which just completed refit work there. The original … [Continue Reading]

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