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


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Superstructure of Oceanco Y716 Ships in: VIDEO

The 295-footer (90-meter) is some time away from completion. But, Oceanco Y716—well, part of her—came into view this week. Dutch Yachting, a social media outlet focused on yachts from The Netherlands, captured Y716’s aluminum superstructure arriving in the country last weekend. Construction took place at a subcontractor that Oceanco uses in Poland. Just yesterday, Dutch Continue reading


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Oceanco’s Jubilee Jumps to Top Spot Among Dutch Yachts

UPDATE, APRIL 19, 2017: Jubilee is listed for sale. Burgess, which holds the central listing, indicates her price is available upon request. However, one Dutch newspaper is reporting it to be €275 million. That’s about $294.5 million as of this update. While Jubilee hasn’t yet been delivered, she is available fully outfitted. As mentioned below, Continue reading