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Royal Huisman’s Huisfit Adds North German Facility

The Huisfit division of Royal Huisman performs some refits at the shipyard’s headquarters. However, others can and do take place in various locations, leased on a case-by-case basis. Huisfit wanted to find a permanent additional base especially well-suited to deep-draft yachts and not restricted by length. Therefore, it’s signed an exclusive agreement with Emden Dockyard, Continue reading

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Fort Pierce, Florida: Next Megayacht Destination?

A megayacht-refit center is coming to Fort Pierce, Florida, following developer selection next year. The announcement comes after more than a decade of similar discussions in the region. According to, a local news website, the St. Lucie County Commission met with the Fort Pierce City Commission last week to discuss the matter. The 20 Continue reading

PRIME Megayacht Team Welcomes Burger as U.S. Partner

Add a renowned American shipyard to the already-international PRIME Megayacht Platform. It’s Burger Boat Company, which should particularly appeal to North American and Latin American clients. In addition, Burger is working on a design with a legendary athlete whose love of yachting nearly matches his love of baseball. Announced at the Monaco Yacht Show, the Continue reading