1st Perini Navi Voyager Motoryacht Arrives in Italy

The first of a new motoryacht series has made the journey from Perini Navi’s Turkish shipyard to its primary shipyard in Italy. Meet the 56-meter Voyager, a 184-footer, bearing design by a longtime shipyard partner. What’s more, the Perini Navi Voyager series keeps an emphasis on large-size, large-volume motoryachts. Even with her LOA and volume Continue reading


K-Series’ K47 Taxila Springs From Fresh, Young Designers

A trio of Italian twentysomethings studying for their master’s degree in boat design has done more than complete their thesis. They’ve inspired Floating Life to offer a new megayacht, the K47 Taxila. Although based on an existing semi-custom series, the yacht offers alternate thinking in terms of layout and operations. The K47 Taxila, measuring 154 Continue reading


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Equanimity Must Sell for $130 Million, Court Says

After reviewing several bids for Equanimity, a Malaysian admiralty court has decided none is sufficient. Therefore, it set a value as a guide: $130 million. It also set a new judicial sale, to once again recoup money stolen from a government state fund. The court made the decision last week. This followed an unsuccessful first Continue reading