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Project Shu: New Views at Lürssen

Big boats stir up big excitement among yacht watchers. So it’s no surprise that the newest video footage of Project Shu in Germany garnered about 1,000 views on YouTube in less than 48 hours. In build at Lürssen, the massive megayacht seems to measure a minimum of 426 feet (130 meters). “Seems” is the operative Continue reading


Sunday Superyacht Video: Maxima, by Filippetti Yacht

The name Fausto Filippetti may not be familiar, but his boatbuilding brands surely are. He co-founded Pershing Yacht in 1985, for example. He moved on to establish other builders over the decades, eventually creating Filippetti Yacht in 2009. It’s a family affair, too, with his two children by his side overseeing all operations. While it Continue reading


Sunday Superyacht Video: Se77antasette Concept

Superyacht concepts are getting more and more fantastical. At MegayachtNews.com, we’re all for pushing past current trends and striking out in new directions, within reason. “Reason” means that a concept needs to be realistic. If the designer can’t prove it’s possible to build, then we will not feature it on our website. We’ve seen too Continue reading