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4th of July Fireworks: 5 Megayacht Meccas

Independence Day is a week away. It’s therefore high time you figured out where you’ll be taking in the 4th of July fireworks displays. Many are near or over waterways, making it ideal for taking your megayacht. In some cases, you can even anchor close to the show. Here are five cities offering a plethora Continue reading

Saunders Yachtworks & Marina Pez Vela Align

Two service facilities in the Americas have joined forces to support customers they have in common. They further want to make it easier for individually loyal clients to venture farther afield. The two are Alabama-based Saunders Yachtworks and Costa Rica-based Marina Pez Vela. Saunders Yachtworks (below), a family-operated yard for nearly 60 years, performs routine Continue reading

Triple-Engine Amer 94, 3rd Hull Launched in 2 Years

Normally, a megayacht fitted with three engines might make you think she consumes excessive fuel. However, in the case of the Amer 94, the opposite is true. Fitted with the Volvo Penta IPS propulsion system, the third launch in the series promises 30-percent lower fuel burn compared to traditionally equipped megayachts. Equally beneficial, the system promises Continue reading