MCY 86 to Make Stateside Debut at FLIBS

Monte Carlo Yachts was established to focus on the 60-foot-plus (18.3-meter-plus) motoryacht market about four years ago. Its largest model, the MCY 86, has only been sold in Europe. Until now. The first MCY 86 owned by Americans will be showcased at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show next week. The MCY 86 is built Continue reading

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 Continue reading

PHOTO: Paolo Zitti

Silver Wind, Hybrid ISA 140 From ISA Yachts

The all-fiberglass Silver Wind slipped into the water at ISA Yachts on June 13. The 143-foot (43.63-meter) megayacht is part of the ISA 140 series, the yard’s largest semi-custom offering. Silver Wind is also outfitted with a hybrid propulsion system. That system was developed with Siemens. Siemens is a leader in hybrid power for trains, Continue reading