New Coastal Series From Bering Yachts

A three-model series has joined the steel trawlers and expedition yachts offered by Bering Yachts. It’s the Coastal Series, with LOAs to 105 feet (32 meters). The shipyard approached Sabdes Yacht Design to collaborate with its own naval architects for the new series. All blend modern motoryacht looks with the performance parameters of long-range cruisers. Continue reading


Sandalphon Finally Seeing Completion in The Netherlands

A German yacht owner is that much closer to taking delivery of a long-awaited explorer. This, following the yacht, to be christened Sandalphon, undergoing reconstruction by Holland-based Balk Shipyard. Initially measuring 88’6” (27 meters), Sandalphon started construction in Brazil. In 2015, the owner shipped the partially-complete megayacht to Balk Shipyard, as the code-named project Gisele. Continue reading


Pink Gin VI Takes to the Road, Literally

You’d expect a sailing yacht’s maiden voyage to be on the water. Pink Gin VI still plans to do that. But, technically, her first “voyage” was via special trailers on paved roads. Baltic Yachts moved her from her build shed to her final fit-out shed within the past week, a not-so-easy task. First of all, Continue reading