JFA Yachts’ 115 Power Cat, by Peugeot Design Lab

Having built several catamarans previously, and given their growing popularity, JFA Yachts is testing the marketplace with a new design. This 115-footer (35-meter) is from the drawing boards of an unexpected partner, Peugeot Design Lab. The industrial-design studio has been responsible for trams, electric scooters, hybrid … [Continue Reading]


Princess 30M: New Sneak Peeks at Design

Set for a 2015 debut, the Princess 30M continues to attract interest among so-called entry-level megayacht buyers. The newly released renderings of more of the yacht’s features should only serve to augment that. Something that may draw particular attention is what Princess calls the reverse-cabin layout for the master. … [Continue Reading]


“Baglietto: 160 Years of Italian Boatbuilding” Book

Being in business for a decade is cause for celebration. Being in business 160 years after your doors first open is extraordinary. Baglietto is marking this milestone with a book, titled Baglietto: 160 Years of Italian Boatbuilding. Baglietto: 160 Years of Italian Boatbuilding includes abundant images and takes the … [Continue Reading]

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Megayacht News Onboard: Cheers 46, Benetti Veloce 140

Cheers 46, the first Benetti Veloce 140, marks the Italian yard’s entry into fast displacement territory, or what Benetti terms Displacement to Planing (D2P). In brief, the hull boasts the comfort and efficiency of a full-displacement design with the higher speeds of semi-displacement ones. Equally important, D2P fulfills … [Continue Reading]

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Cantiere delle Marche Confirms 2 More Contracts

Deals for a Nauta Air 108 and Darwin Class 102 (pictured) have closed out a strong year for Cantiere delle Marche’s team. The contracts are among five signed this year, helping to keep the craftspeople busy through 2017. The Nauta Air 108 will be akin to other megayachts in the Nauta Air series, in that she’ll feature a … [Continue Reading]