Project Solar Hull Arrives at Oceanco: VIDEO

Here’s a peek at the largest sailing superyacht in build in The Netherlands. Well, part of the largest sailing superyacht. It’s the hull of project Solar, developed by Oceanco with Dykstra Naval Architects and Nuvolari-Lenard. The 348-foot (106-meter) project Solar was announced in 2012. Only a handful of details have been revealed. Much of the […]

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Perseus³ Mast Stepping, in Pictures

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The 56th hull in Perini Navi’s sailing-superyacht fleet is looking more and more like the sloop she’ll be upon delivery. The 192’3” (58.6-meter) Perseus³ now has her mast in place, one of the tallest in the world. It rises 248’7” (75.8 meters) high. The mast was manufactured of carbon fiber by Future Fibres. The same […]

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Sunreef 156 Ultimate Joins Sunreef Yachts Series


Sunreef Yachts’ Ultimate Range has a new model: the Sunreef 156 Ultimate. The Ultimate Range was initiated in 2010 via a combination of clients’ requests and Sunreef’s own ideas. The goal was to create performance-oriented sailing cats within the megayacht market. The series starts at 70 feet (21.3 meters), and until now, there were two […]

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PHOTOS: Wisp, Newest Royal Huisman Sloop


Why choose between cruising or racing? Follow the lead of the owner of Wisp. He wanted a cruiser that might occasionally race in friendly competitions. These are some of the first photos of Wisp, measuring 156’3″ (47.65 meters). She’s expected to cruise the Med this summer. Royal Huisman came together with Hoek Design to create […]

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WindQuest, JFA Yachts’ 1st Long Island 85 Cat


The first Long Island 85 catamaran from JFA Yachts, WindQuest is doing what her French builder imagined when it created the semi-custom series. She’s actively sailing in wind-worthy locales and keeping her owners’ family entertained. You may recall that the Long Island 85 is a semi-custom catamaran series. She features aluminum hulls and a fiberglass superstructure, […]

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