Heesen’s Project Nova Named by Facebook Fans

If you harbor any doubts as to the power of social media, you’ll want to sit down for this one. More than 1,000 Facebook followers of Heesen Yachts voted for hull 17850 to now bear the name Project Nova through construction. Project Nova is the newest all-aluminum megayacht in Heesen’s 50m Fast Displacement series. Construction Continue reading


Megayacht News Leadership Series: David Tydeman, Oyster Yachts

When Oyster Yachts entered the megayacht market in 2010, the yachting industry was suffering the effects of the global economic crisis. That didn’t dissuade the UK builder from expanding its superyacht sailing offerings, which now include the Oyster 825, Oyster 885, Oyster 100, and Oyster 125. With the upcoming Oyster 118, the builder continues to Continue reading


Franck Muller Yachts, by The Italian Sea Group

The luxury-watch brand Franck Muller has joined forces with The Italian Sea Group to create yet another new brand, Franck Muller Yachts. The Italian Sea Group is withholding images of Franck Muller Yachts from the media until the Monaco Yacht Show. Full details about the yachts are also being kept under wraps until then. For Continue reading