Lürssen Taps Michael Koppstein as American Rep

Lürssen has long enjoyed strong business stateside. Several years ago, it had an America-based office, too. While all sales headquarters eventually shifted to the shipyard’s base in Germany, the builder once again has a formal U.S. rep. He’s Michael Koppstein, a familiar face in superyacht circles. Koppstein, located in Maine, spent the past 25 years 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