Superyacht Concepts: Pros & Pitfalls, Opinion & Advice

The superyacht sector has taken a shine to something long a hallmark of the automotive sector: concept design. Concept creations let designers be designers, freeing their imaginations to dictate what goes where, and why. Coincidentally or not, superyacht concepts rose dramatically during the global recession. Even with new-build orders back on the rise, proposals continue Continue reading

Dubois Naval Architects Assets Sold at Auction

UPDATE, MAY 31, 2017: Royal Huisman acquired a key Dubois Naval Architects asset auctioned off in February. That asset was the design completion contract for Ngoni, nearing completion when the design studio entered liquidation. Royal Huisman revealed the information upon a journalist’s inquiry during a press tour at the shipyard today. This was the first Continue reading