Gold Coast City Marina & Shipyard is the largest refit and repair yard in the Southern Hemisphere. It’s one thing to be the biggest, though, and another to receive top-notch reviews. ACREW, which holds professional-development workshops for captains and crew, invited crewmembers to vote for the best superyacht businesses. Gold Coast City Marina & Shipyard
The holiday season typically sees a plethora of pleasureboats head south for the warm weather and water. This year is no different, with lots at anchor and at the docks from Florida to the Caribbean. Here’s where nine of the world’s most well-known megayachts are for Christmas. All location information coming from public AIS data.
Usually, even the most experienced yacht owner turns to a professional captain to run his or her megayacht. However, the owner of Heesen’s Project Oslo24, its latest contract, is taking a different approach. He plans to be his own captain, due to his years on the water. Additionally, those years have led to numerous custom
When describing the interior of Florentia, recently delivered by Rossinavi, Carlo Colombo of A++ Design puts it this way. “Florentia’s interior design is inspired by the shapes of nature and ocean waves combined with technology and continuous research of design functionality.” He continues, adding, “The soft lines of the boat’s architecture style pervade the space,”
The name Reale Yachts may be new in yachting, but the team behind it is not. In fact, they have spent many years working for major builders in their home country of Italy. While it primarily focuses on rugged-looking, long-range steel and aluminum custom yachts, Reale Yachts is additionally constructing custom tenders. The Heritage tender
By the end of March next year, former NBA player Tony Parker should have his first megayacht in his hands. He’s christening her Infinity Nine. Parker, who also owns the French basketball team ASVEL Basket, has visited Turkey-based AvA Yachts during the yacht’s construction several times. He’s pictured below during one recent visit, in fact.