Alucia Wraps Up 3rd Refit With Diverse Projects

When owners and captains find a team they trust, no wonder they do business with them again and again. This is why Alucia was recently refitted with Diverse Projects overseeing all tasks for the third consecutive time. The 184-footer (56-meter) is a renowned research vessel. In fact, Alucia had recently concluded filming for a BBC Continue reading


Blohm+Voss BV80 Being Built for 2018 Debut

A year after she was unveiled, the first semi-custom megayacht from Blohm+Voss is under construction. The BV80 began build for one simple notion: to reduce delivery time in a size range where upwards of three years is the norm. And, since construction is on spec, there’s abundant time to acquire her and customize the interior. Continue reading


Boom! World’s Biggest Superyacht Boom

Dozens of articles chronicle the world’s largest yachts. But what about parts of yachts? They, too, deserve attention. This is particularly true for parts that make the yacht’s performance possible. When it comes to sailing superyachts, M5—or, rather, her boom—reigns supreme. Nearly 92 feet (28 meters) long, the boom is bigger than some motor- and Continue reading